CLE Courses

Finance Practice Group Training Program — October 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Central Daylight Time
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Pacific Daylight Time

Please join the finance practice for a one-hour video presentation. This month's topic is "Islamic Finance: Ethics, Concepts, and Structures."

Tarek El-Assra will provide a background to Islamic finance; set out the key principles of Shari’a; explain the role of the Shari’a scholars and issuance of their Fatwa; provide an overview of the main Shari’a structures used for financings; analyse case studies on Shari’a compliant financings; and outline key differences between Shari’a compliant and conventional finance. 

Questions? Please contact Peggy Pongia at

CLE credit: CLE credit is currently pending approval in CA, NY, PA, and TX.