Jenner & Block

Presenter and Moderator, ABA’s Spring Business Law Section Meeting

Jenner & Block Partner Carter H. Klein participated in two events during the ABA’s Spring Business Law Section meeting.  On April 4, he gave a presentation to the Letter of Credit Subcommittee meeting that focused on recent letter of credit case law developments.  On April 6, as chair of the Uniform Commercial Code Payments Subcommittee, he moderated a two-hour CLE program titled “The Alphabet Soup of Electronic Transfer of Funds: CHIPS, NACHA, ECCHO, Fedwire, the FFIEC and the UCC - Payment Technology Developments, FFIEC Guidelines on Security Procedures and the Allocation of Losses from Commercial Payments Fraud (Keylogging, Phishing, Hacking, etc).”   The section meeting was held from April 4-6 in Washington, D.C.

Carter is a member of the Corporate, Corporate Finance and Bankruptcy, Workout and Corporate Reorganization practices. Best Lawyers in America has named him one of the best lawyers in banking law for eight years, and he is regularly named an Illinois Super Lawyer for banking and finance.  Carter edits three books on the Uniform Commercial Code and writes and speaks on letters of credit, secured lending and payments.  He concentrates his practice on Uniform Commercial Code work, secured and unsecured lending, asset sales and purchases, trade finance, outsourcing, payments, financial services and regulation and credit enhancements and workouts.