This program will address gender-inclusive drafting in transactional documents.  It will discuss best practices such as avoiding such gendered terms as “husband” or “wife” in favor of terms like “spouse,” scrutinizing documents for gendered language (such as “man-made” or “gentleman’s agreement”), and using the singular “they” where referring to an individual whose gender is unknown or when discussing a generic person.

EVENT DETAILS

Thursday, June 20, 2024
Time: 12PM to 1PM (ET) | Webcast Only
Registration | Open to LSTA Members Only
** 1 CLE Credit Offered | NYS Only – Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias | CLE Will Not Be Offered for Replay

SPEAKERS

  • Joel Kwan, Associate, Paul Hastings LLP
  • Ari Linder, Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
  • Boudewijn Smit, Counsel, NautaDutilh
  • Michelle Yang, Associate, Paul Hastings LLP

** For Other Jurisdictions, Attorneys Must Apply for CLE

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