Lending Essentials: Business Entities

Characteristics, Requirements, Creation, Advantages and Disadvantages of Corporations, LLCs, Partnerships and Other Entities for Lenders

Essential legal principles underlying creation and operation of borrower entities are significant issues for lenders concerned with creating effective and enforceable loan documents.  It is estimated that 30 percent of UCC filings do not have the correct name of the entity or identify the correct type of entity. 

This webinar presents a survey of requirements, characteristics, advantages and disadvantages, plus creation and documentation issues for the most frequently used type of business entities.


  • Corporations
  • Subchapter S Corporations
  • Partnerships-General and Limited
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Professional Corporations
  • Trusts
  • Associations


The program has been created for lenders, relationship managers, loan assistants, credit analysts, loan reviewers, loan administration personnel and loan operations personnel who are involved in documenting loans that comply with both credit and lien requirements.


Robin Russell is a partner with the law firm of Andrews Kurth L.L.P., practicing in the areas of banking, bankruptcy and corporate finance, representing banks, insurance companies, corporate and individual borrowers in secured commercial and consumer lending transactions. Robin is the author of TBA’s bestselling “Texas Secured Lending Guide” and the “Texas Real Estate Lending Guide.”

Credit Information

Institute of Certified Bankers: Visit http://www.icbmembers.org/login.aspx for instructions regarding self-reporting. Estimated credits: 2.5 hours CLBB


Live Webinar:

Member price: $265.00 | Non member price $530.00

On-Demand Webinar

Member price: $280.00 | Non member price $560.00


Online: Visit the CBA Webinar Catalog

Mail: Click here and mail completed form with check payable to ConferenceEdge to: (Mail at least 10 days prior to event)

1516 Xavier St., Ste 500, Denver, CO 80204

Phone: Call ConferenceEdge at (877) 988-7526 (credit card payments only)

Please Note:

  • Preferred Payment Method: Online
  • Please register online or by phone when paying with a credit card
  • Payment Must Accompany Registration – Invoices are Not Provided

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