2019 Business Law Seminar
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8/23/2019
When: Friday, August 23, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Gallup Riverfront Campus
1001 Gallup Drive
Omaha, Nebraska 
United States


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MCLE Accreditation
NE MCLE #178508 IA MCLE #331209. 7.0 CLE Credit Hours & 1.0 Ethics Credit (Live/Regular)
NE MCLE #178509 IA MCLE #331208. 7.0 CLE Credit Hours & 1.0 Ethics Credit (Distance Learning)
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Registration Fees
$455 - Regular Registration
$350 - NSBA voluntary dues-paying member
$320 - NSBA dues-paying member who is a member of either the Business Law, Intellectual Property, Securities Law, Bankruptcy, Corporate Counsel, Tax  or Labor & Employment Law Sections (subsidized by the Business Law Section)
FREE - Law Student

Business Law Section Members, Bankruptcy Section Members, Corporate Counsel Section Members, Immigration Section Members, Intellectual Property Section Members, Labor Relations & Employment Law Section Members, Securities Law Section Members and / or Taxation Section Members: To receive your discounted rate, use the promo code buslaw19 while checking out in the NSBA store.   Be sure to click the "Apply" button to ensure the discount is applied. If you are unsure if your section member status, please contact the NSBA offices at (402) 475-7091.

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This program, organized by and for lawyers who practice business law, will cover current HOT TOPICS related to:

  • BANKRUPTCY
  • BUSINESS ETHICS
  • IMMIGRATION
  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 
 
  • INTERNATIONAL LAW
  • LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
  • SECURITIES
  • TAXATION 

 
AGENDA - UPDATED***

8:00 am     INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Artificial Intelligence 101: What You Need to Know About AI and Why
Rebecca Bortolotti Advent IP; AriAnna Goldstein, Baird Holm LLP; Jim O’Connor, Baird Holm LLP, Rob Shradar, Microsoft Corporation

9:00 am     INTERNATIONAL
Sanctions, Export Controls, CFIUS & FCPA Concerns in Business Operations and Cross Border Transactions
Grant Leach, Husch Blackwell LLP

10:00 am   Break

10:15 am   IMMIGRATION
Immigration Considerations for the Business-Minded and Beyond
Brian Blackford, Blackford Law LLC; Heidi Oligmueller, Oligmueller Law; Ryan Sevcik, Koley Jessen PC, LLO

11:15 am   LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Business Lawyers – Do No Harm, Or At Least Don’t Make the Situation Worse – Advising Clients with Employees
Patrick Barrett, Fraser Stryker PC, LLO

12:00 pm   LUNCH PROVIDED

 

1:00 pm    TAX
Qualified Opportunity Funds: What Nebraska Attorneys Need to Know
Jeffey R. Schaffart, Koley Jessen PC, LLO

1:45 pm    SECURITIES
An Overview of the Current ESG/SRI Environment
Justin M. Yates, First National Bank of Omaha

2:30 pm     Break

2:45 pm     BANKRUPTCY
Helping a Client in Financial Stress
Donald L. Swanson, Koley Jessen PC, LLO

3:30 pm    ETHICS
Corporate Strategy and Legal Ethics: Purdue Pharma Case Study
Joel Pedersen, Baird Holm LLP

4:30 pm    Adjourn