|Faculty:||Roger Arnold, Dr. Bart A. Basi, Ben Stein|
|Production Date:||October 12, 2012|
|Practice Areas:||Economics, Election & Campaign Law, Tax Law|
The current state of the economy was arguably the most important issue of the 2012 Election and continues to be as President Obama begins his second term in January 2013. In this program, some of the country’s sharpest legal and business minds collaborated together to provide an in-depth look at the economic impact on real estate, small businesses and everyone. The presenters include Economist Roger Arnold who discusses the origins of the recent housing crisis and ways we could have prevented it, how the U.S. economy fared as compared to international economies, and sequestration - one of the hottest political issues in D.C. focusing on the upcoming mandatory cuts to federal programs. Following him was CPA and Attorney Dr. Bart Basi who provided helpful insights into the significant sections of the U.S. Tax Law and the potential long term effect on businesses and individuals. Finally the course concludes with Emmy-Winning host of Win Ben Stein’s Money, Ben Stein. Ben Stein will leave you learning, laughing and, at times, crying, in his thought-provoking presentation on the history leading up to the current status of our national economic climate. Do not miss this highly informative discussion that will keep attorneys and accountants entertained also answer all the questions on the economy and how it affects business owners and legal practitioners nationwide.
The ABC’s of Global Macro Economics in the Housing Market
- Legal and Other Causes of the 2008 Financial Crisis
- Key Laws that Will Help the Economy Thrive
U.S. Tax Laws and their Role in Economic Stabilities
- Sources of Federal Tax Income & How Money is Utilized
- Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act
- Capital Gains and Dividends: Economic Incentives
- Transfer Pricing and Hedge Fund Managers
Fiscal Cliff: Predictions for the Future
Solutions to Improve the Economy: More Regulation! More Prosecution
- Understanding Legal Realism and the Economy
- Conclusions and Predictions for the Future
Theresa (North Palm Beach, FL)
best speaking panel in the set
Danny (Draper, UT)
Another surprisingly interesting law line seminar. Got more than expected!
Ann (Chicago, IL)
very interesting. and it was nice that each speaker came in with a different part of the puzzle
Mark (Orem, UT)
Christopher (Bronx, NY)
Julie (Rockford, IL)
Interesting, informative, and entertaining
Alan (Lynbrook, NY)
Lillian (Springville, UT)
Really great information. I would like to have a current conference again. the economy is changing quickly.
Darren (Austin, TX)
best seminar I have heard
Carlosandres (Catonsville, MD)
This seminar has all star speakers. A must-view course.
Tom (Montgomery, TX)
Very thought provoking. Especially interesting listening to it post election and after several months of economic activity.
Darrell (Addison, TX)
Phillip (Tallahassee, FL)
Johnnie (washington, DC)
great information. more on this topic!!
Bruce H. (Brentwood, TN)
Ben Stein's comments were fascinating.
Erin (Highlands, NC)
loved the format of the multiple speakers
Stacey (Murfreesboro, TN)
Loved Ben Stein! Liked the other speakers as well.
Cecilia (Remsenburg, NY)
All presenters were brilliant!
Brad (APO, NY)
More Ben Stein! Very educational and entertaining!
John (Bothell, WA)
David (Jenks, OK)
Best Lawline seminar ever
Anna (Alexandria, VA)
All 3 speakers were obviously passionate about their work and enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge with students. It made the longer program pass more quickly.
Linda (Geneva, IL)
This was the best so far. The speakers were expert and entertaining at the same time, broad coverage w/ specific examples, and fearless.
Amy (Houston, TX)
RueAnn (Highland, UT)
This was the best seminar . Long but with 3 speakers it remained interesting
Steven (Orem, UT)
James (Lakeland, FL)
Best CLE ever!
Carol (Chicago, IL)
This was really good. Great speaker. Very interesting about history of wealth.
Nickolas (Chicago, IL)
This was a very interesting program!
Michael T (Calumet City, IL)
Alexis (HIGHLAND PARK, IL)
Elton (Bosotn, MA)
Truly excellent and big-picture.
Laurie (chicago, IL)
great information /perspective and, in addition, the added bonus of being completely fun to hear Ben Stein!
Robert (Missouri City, TX)
One of the better seminars I've listened to.
JORGE (MIAMI, FL)
Lisa (The Colony, TX)
Frederick (Glendale Heights, IL)
I love Ben Stein.
Karl (Corpus Christi, TX)
one of the best ever
Valentin (Chicago, IL)
Very very informative, I particularly like this course.
Dileep (Houston, TX)
All three speakers were excellent, for quality, substance, and presentation. Highly recommend this program.
Beth (Longwood, FL)
Joan (New York, NY)
The speakers were all engaging and the mix of speakers was complementary to eachother and the topic. Great topic.
Mike (Orlando, FL)
Stephen (Jacksonville, FL)
In 25 years of doing my duty as a lawyer, this was the best cle I ever encountered, and Ben Stein made it thus.
Thomas (Chicago, IL)
great presentation by all participants
Bruce D. (Marietta, GA)
Brandy (Orlando, FL)
Margaret (Fort Myers, FL)
Alexander (Dallas, TX)
Amy (Chapel Hill, AL)
cindi (houston, TX)
best video i have seen from lawline so far. informative,engaging,humorous! highly recommend!!
Mark (Lakeway, TX)
The most interesting I've seen.
Todd (New York, NY)
Enjoyed the relevance to current events.
Ron (San Antonio, TX)
James (LIVINGSTON, NJ)
Ben Stein was great.
Edward (Lake Barrington, IL)
Each of the three speakers was extremely interesting. This was one of your best courses.
jane (port townsend, WA)
Ben Stein's lecture was a great summation of historic real-life influences and helped explain today's economic issues.
Sergiu (Miami, FL)
Sally (Waxhaw, NC)
Christopher (Oyster Bay, NY)
Eric (Desoto, TX)
William (Austin, TX)
What a great group of speakers! I could have listened to three hours from each of them on this topic, and I have the sense that they could have done three hours each easily, with lots of additional substance.
Kimberly (Bainbridge Island, WA)
I am SO GLAD I chose to listen to this program. Thank you for presenting it!
Jo-Ann (Honolulu, HI)
Evan (San Angelo, TX)
William (Towson, MD)
I could only wish all three speakers had had more time. I could listen to them for hours.
leonard (Ambler, PA)
Kyle (Dallas , TX)
Surprisingly partisan, but I found that invigorating and interesting. A welcome departure from the typical CLE, while still being highly informative and educational. Well done.
John (San Antonio, TX)
Alison (Madison, CT)
informative and interesting
Marc (Parkland, FL)
This was, by far, the best program that I viewed at Lawline.com or anywhere else for that matter. Thank you.
James (Bristol, VA)
An extremely thought provoking course. I was captivated by the presentations.
Lynn (Pittsburgh, PA)
Excellent speakers, interesting topic, covered all aspects well.
Daniel (Metaire, LA)
It without a doubt is one of the most informative CLE courses I have ever taken, as well as one of the most informative lectures.
Kevin (Wilmington, DE)
Carol (Seattle, WA)
Dr. Basi and Ben Stein were fantastic and entertaining speakers!
Ray (Williston Park, NY)
Really superb, interesting presentation.
Gregg (Sarasota, FL)
Helen (Brooklyn, NY)
3 hours went by without my noticing. Amazing indeed.
Adam (Santa Cruz, CA)
bruce (Miami, FL)
very thought-provoking subject matter, great speakers
Russel (Midland Park, NJ)
Ira L (SPRINGFIELD, VA)
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