Milbank Global Leveraged Finance special counsel Janet Nadile will speak on a panel titled “UCC Article 9: Basics and Preparing Documentation” on January 7, 2021 as part of Practising Law Institute’s webinar Secured Transactions 2021: What Lawyers Need to Know About UCC Article 9. The panelists will cover the scope of UCC Article 9, the basic requirements for a security agreement, the steps required to achieve perfection and the priority of a security interest. Panelists will also discuss preparing documentation, including essential provisions of a security agreement, authorizing the filling of financing statements, covenants to obtain information to maintain perfection and priority and additional documentation for intellectual property and non-Article 9 collateral.
The webinar will provide an overview on understanding UCC Article 9 and how to properly secure collateral. Experienced practitioners will share their best practices on how to secure the most common forms of collateral, as well as how to perfect a security interest in some uncommon forms of collateral.