Kaye Scholer LLP | GreenTech Seminar Series | First of four on Thursday Nov 20th, What U.S. Companies Need to Know About the European Carbon Trading System

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Sent on: Wednesday, November 12, 2008 1:55 PM
Kaye Scholer LLP and the Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel are pleased to present a breakfast seminar series focusing on a broad range of GreenTech issues. Topics include:

"What U.S. Companies Need to Know About the European Carbon Trading System"
Thursday, November 20, 2008

"The Existing Voluntary Market for Trading Carbon Credits in the United States -- What it Is, How it Works, How it Will Continue if Federal Cap and Trade Legislation is Adopted, and How it Affects Your Company"
Thursday, December 18, 2008

"Existing and Proposed U.S. 'Cap and Trade' Legislation and Carbon Credit Trading Schemes at U.S.-Based Trading Exchanges"
Wednesday, January 14, 2009

"How to Reduce Energy Costs in IT Outsourcing and Data Centers Through GreenTech"
Tuesday, February 10, 2009


Where:
Kaye Scholer LLP
425 Park Avenue
19th Floor Conference Center
New York, NY 10022

Time:
8:00 - 10:00 am

If you would like to attend any/all of these programs, please register by clicking the link below or send an e-mail to [address removed] and indicate which program(s) you would like to attend.

http://www.kayescholer.com/web.nsf/frameset?readform&Seminars

Kaye Scholer refers to Kaye Scholer LLP and its affiliates operating in various jurisdictions.

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What U.S. Companies Need to Know About the European Carbon Trading System
Thursday, November 20, 2008
Register for this seminar

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The European Union has had several years of experience under the EU ETS (Emissions Trading Systems), the carbon trading system it adopted to implement the Kyoto Protocol. Proposed U.S. "cap and trade" schemes draw on the strengths and weaknesses of the EU system.

Topics include:

Overview of the European carbon trading system, including how carbon credits are earned for projects carried out in countries outside the EU

Changes that came into effect in 2008 and regulations scheduled to come into effect in future phases of the EU system, including those affecting industries outside of current regulation

What U.S. companies need to know about the EU ETS system, including U.S.-based multinational companies

How the EU system has influenced U.S. carbon trading legislative proposals

When
Thursday, November 20, 2008

Where
Kaye Scholer LLP
425 Park Avenue, 19th Floor Conference Center
New York, NY 10022
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Time
8:00 am - 10:00 am

Agenda
8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:45 am Opening Remarks
John Ogden, Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel

8:45 am - 10:00 am Presentation
William A. Tanenbaum International Chair of Kaye Scholer LLP's Technology, Intellectual Property & Outsourcing Group

Madeleine M. L. Tan, Partner, Structured Finance Group

CLE Credit
ACC is certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an accredited provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. Each of these programs is approved for 1 hour of general credit.

For further information or questions, please email us at [address removed].

Natalie Cole | Kaye Scholer LLP
Marketing Coordinator
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425 Park Avenue | New York, New York 10022
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