Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, Business Law Section, 2019
3 volumes ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Volume 1. Opinion letters in practice -- volume 2. Opinion letters in regulated and special situations -- volume 3. Risk management and opinion resources
v. 1. Third-party closing opinions; basic concepts, duties and roles -- Vocabulary and usage in third-party closing opinion practice -- The setting for third-party closing opinion practice -- The thought process of the closing opinion preparer : emulating the hypothetical contemporaneous court -- Establishing facts and the use of factual assumptions -- The remedies (enforceability) opinion -- Contracts, third-party closing opinions and multi-jurisdictional transactions -- Overview of a third-party closing opinion letter -- Some characteristic third-party closing opinions -- Opinion process from the viewpoint of the opinion recipient's attorney -- Opinion preparer's handling of opinion requests and the overall opinion situation -- Diligence patterns relating to non-corporate entities and arrangements -- Client closing opinions -- v. 2. Bankruptcy opinions -- Business acquisitions opinions -- Delaware third-party closing opinions : an outline on basic Delaware corporation and limited liability company opinions -- Corporate trust opinions -- Municipal bond opinions -- Remedies and other selected opinions in commercial real estate financing transactions -- Securities law opinions -- Security interest opinions under U.C.C. Article 9 -- Tax opinions -- v. 3. Internal standards for opinion giving; risk, quality control and opinion committees -- Ethics and professional liability -- Handling actual and potential liability claims