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Understanding the new Minnesota Public Benefit Corporation Act

 
Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $25.00
 
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Deadline to Register:  Thursday, July 17, 2014

On April 29, 2014, Governor Mark Dayton signed into law the new Minnesota Public Benefit Corporation Act (HF 2582, Ch. 172). The Act provides for the establishment and incorporation of general benefit corporations in Minnesota. Such entities provide a positive impact from their business operations on society, the environment, and the well-being of present and future generations. Learn about the exciting new legislation for socially responsible business endeavors from expert business law attorney and bill drafter Kimberly Lowe.

Breakfast will be provided.  Special meal requests need to be received no later than Thursday, July 17.

Presenter:
Kimberly A. Lowe, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Kimberly A. Lowe advises social ventures, private and public companies and partnerships, nonprofit organizations and cooperatives on all aspects of the business life cycle. Ms. Lowe is a respected and honored business law attorney, who chaired the MSBA Beneficial Corporation Drafting Committee and has presented numerous trainings and authored many articles about enacting public benefit corporation legislation in Minnesota.

CLE Credits:
1.5 Standard CLE credit applied for | Event Code: 193310   

Remote Participation:
Teleconferencing and webcasting are available.  Please indicate that you will attend remotely when registering.  Instructions will be sent via e-mail on Monday, July 21.

Cost:
Business Law Section Member:  $15.00
MSBA Member but not a member of the Business Law Section:  $20.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $25.00
Law Students: Free

Join the Business Law Section:  $25.00  MSBA members who are not members of the Business Law Section can join the section & attend this CLE for FREE.  Pay the 12-month dues and your section membership will be valid thru June 30, 2015.  Click here to add the Business Law Section to your membership and then contact Sue Bores to register for this meeting at no charge.

Credit card payments should be made online:  http://msba.mnbar.org/Meetings/Meeting?ID=450

To pay by check, use the registration form located here.

Need to cancel?  Please see our cancellation policy.

Questions?  Contact:
Sue Bores l
sbores@mnbar.org l 612-278-6325

 
No sessions have been associated with this event.