MDP panel to discuss strategic alliances

first_imgMDP panel to discuss strategic alliances MDP panel to discuss strategic alliancesThe Special Commission on Multidisciplinary Practice and Ancillary Business is having a public meeting to discuss draft rules on strategic alliances.The meeting will be from at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday May 7, at the law office of Steel Hector & Davis, 200 South Biscayne Blvd., Suite 4100, Miami. Several lawyers have been invited to speak to the commission, and other Bar members are invited to listen or address the panel. Those wishing to speak should contact Bar Ethics Counsel Elizabeth Tarbert at (850) 561-5780, or via e-mail at [email protected] A copy of the draft rules, which may be updated before the meeting, can be found on The Florida Bar’s Web site by clicking here. Strategic alliances are referral arrangements between lawyers and other professionals, such as engineers, accountants, or financial planners, with whom the lawyer has no other affiliation. The commission is seeking to clarify how lawyers can enter into these arrangements while avoiding financial entanglements of prohibited MDPs, preserving the lawyer’s independent judgment, and protecting clients. April 1, 2002 Regular Newslast_img read more

Getting down to the ERM basics

first_imgERM helps credit unions mitigate those risks to provide reasonable assurance to the board of directors and management related to achieving their strategic objectives.ERM programs help executive management make better decisions on how risk should be managed and builds confidence with your board and auditors. Having an enhanced risk identification strategy allows your credit union to implement preemptive and proactive practices. Most people in the credit union community likely have a basic understanding of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM). But why is it important to the success of your credit union? And more importantly, how do you get started?Top three things to know about Enterprise Risk Management:ERM helps credit unions develop strategies to identify the risks and opportunities impacting their strategic objectives.ERM enhances risk response decisions and reduces operational losses by identifying potential risks ahead of time. ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrcenter_img continue reading »last_img read more

Speedway Motors to host third annual Racer Appreciation Day

first_imgBy Damon LeeLINCOLN, Neb. – Building on the success of previous events, Speedway Motors will host its third annual Racer Appreciation Day on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 1-6 p.m.Racers from around the region are expected to swarm Speedway’s Lincoln, Neb., headquarters for this fantastic pre-season open house and sale.Speedway Motors’ Racer Appreciation Day will showcase hundreds of new and exclusive race parts featured in unique displays. It will provide racers with a fantastic opportunity to try on new safety gear and take advantage of free shock and torsion bar dyno services. Special pricing will be available on all parts counter purchases.This year Speedway will be giving racers an inside look into its state-of-the-art engineering and manufacturing center, as well as the all new Speedway Racing Engines facility.“Speedway is very excited for this opportunity to give our local race customers a first look at our brand new engine facility,” said Clay Smith, president of Speedway Motors. “As we prepare for the upcoming race season, this Racer Appreciation Day is the perfect time to get feedback on this new endeavor as well as show how much local customer support has meant to us for the past 63 years.”Seasoned Speedway tech experts will be on site to share their knowledge and answer questions. Tours of Speedway’s massive warehouse will be available and the Smith Collection Museum of American Speed will be open with free admission throughout the event.Guests can also expect free food and refreshments, plus many chances to win great raffle prizes and other giveaways.For details on the 2015 Speedway Motors Racer Appreciation Day and directions to Speedway’s campus, visit Motors is America’s Oldest Speed Shop® and has made racing safe, fun and affordable for 63 years. Call today toll free at 800 979-0122 for more information or to pre-order discounted parts for quick and easy pick-up at the event.last_img read more