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MSBA Corporate Counsel Section
Annual Report
2012-13

Section Membership
As of June 17, 2013 the Corporate Counsel Section has 444 members.

Financial Status
The Corporate Counsel Section had an account balance of $38.700.47 as of March 30, 2013. 

Continuing Legal Education Programs
The Section hosted two CLE programs and 2 social events in fiscal year 2012-13. 

Program Title

Date

Event Code

CLE Credits

Number of Attendees

Enterprise Risk Management: What Matters Most!"

10/31/12

172800

1.0 Standard

25

Liability Issues Facing In-house Counsel for Misconduct of Corporate Officers (Co-Sponsored with Hamline University School of Law Business Law Institute)

4/17/13

178127

1.0 Ethics

43

Social Events
The Section hosted two networking events in fiscal year 2012-2013.

Program Title

Date

Number of Attendees

Corporate Counsel Section Winter Networking Event

1/10/13

84

Corporate Counsel Section Annual Meeting and Spring Networking Event

6/4/13

40

 

Annual Meeting and Election Results
The Corporate Counsel Section’s Annual Meeting and Elections were held on June 4, 2013 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. 

The following council members and officers were elected to serve on the Corporate Counsel Section Council for the 2013-2014 bar year:

Council Officers: TBD by July 12, 2013

Council Members: Ryan Kaplan, Kristen Larson, Theresa Johnson, Eugene Sherayzen, Fred Dawe, Cindy Eidnes, Candice Ciresi, Alona Rindal, Peggy Kubicz Hall

Submitted By:

Ryan Kaplan, Section Chair
July 1, 2013




MSBA Corporate Counsel Section
Annual Report
2011-12

Section Membership
As of April 30, 2012, the Corporate Counsel Section has 426 members.

Financial Status
The Corporate Counsel Section had an account balance of $38.791.27 as of March 31, 2012. 

Continuing Legal Education Programs
The Section hosted six CLE programs in fiscal year 2011-12. 

Program Title

Date

Event Code

CLE Credits

Number of Attendees

Maintaining the Integrity of Internal Investigations: the Fiesta Bowl Case Study

09/27/11

159715

1.0 Ethics

24

Robinson-Patman Act: Friend or Foe? Seller and Buyer Perspectives (co-sponsored with Antitrust)

11/17/11

161230

1.0 Standard

65

Opportunities at the Intersection of Law and Business (co-sponsored w/The MSBA Business Law Section, The MSBA Corporate Counsel Section, The Hachey Initiative, and The Center for Law & Business at William Mitchell College of Law)

11/17/11

161766

1.0 Professional Development

67

Confidential in a World of Mobile Devices:  Cloud Computing and Social Media

12/19/11

162256

1.0 Standard

8

Domestic and Arbitration:  Issues and Solutions

02/22/12

164059

1.0 Standard

20

A Primer on Political Law for the Business Lawyer"

03/28/12

164575

1.0 Ethics

28

Social Events
The Section hosted two networking events in fiscal year 2011-2012.

Program Title

Date

Number of Attendees

Corporate Counsel Section Winter Networking Event

1/26/12

91

Corporate Counsel Section Annual Meeting and Spring Networking Event

5/17/12

63

Annual Meeting and Election Results
The Corporate Counsel Section’s Annual Meeting and Elections were held on May 17, 2012 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. 

The following council members and officers were elected to serve on the Corporate Counsel Section Council for the 2012-2013 bar year:

Council Officers:
Ryan Kaplan, Chair
Kristen Larson, Vice-Chair and Secretary
Hanna Wolf, Treasurer

Council Members:
Candice Ciresi (Assembly Representative)
Fred Dawe
Cindy Eidnes (Assembly Alternate)
Theresa Johnson
Alona Rindal
Eugene Sherayzen

Submitted By:

Hanna Wolf, Section Chair
July 6, 2012


 

MSBA Corporate Counsel Section
Annual Report

2010-11

 

Section Membership

As of June 22, 2011, the Corporate Counsel Section has 406 members.  The Section started the year with 405 members, so membership remained steady throughout FY10-11.

 

Financial Status

The Corporate Counsel Section had an account balance of $36,408.05 as of April 30, 2011. 

 

Continuing Legal Education Programs and Social Events

The Section hosted two CLE programs in fiscal year 2010-11.  In addition, the Section sponsored an end of year social in conjunction with their annual meeting. 

 

Program Date

Program Title

CLE Event Code and Credit

# of Attendees

10/6/2010

In-house and Law Firm Insights into the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and Other Hot Topics in International Law
(co-sponsored with International Business Law)

148943; 1.0 Standard

31

3/10/2011

A Lawyer's Role in Managing a Crisis and Its Aftermath

153530; 1.0 Standard

17

5/19/2011

Corporate Counsel Section Annual Meeting and Spring Reception

N/A

31

 

Legislation and Amicus Briefs

The Corporate Counsel Section did not submit any legislative proposals or amicus briefs in the 2010-11 term.

 

Annual Meeting and Election Results

The Section’s annual meeting and elections were held in conjunction with a social event on May 19, 2011, at Solera in Minneapolis, MN.  The meeting and reception were well attended with 31 participants.

 

The following individuals were elected to serve as officers in 2011-12:

 

            Chair:                         Hanna Wolf

            Vice Chair:                 Ryan Kaplan

            Treasurer:                 Fred Dawe    

            Secretary:                  Ryan Kaplan


The following individuals were elected to serve on the Corporate Counsel Section Council from 2011 to 2012: Ryan Kaplan, Hanna Wolf, Candice Ciresi, Cindy Eidnes, Joe Roach, Michael Schecter, Fred Dawe, Eugene Sherayzen, Theresa Johnson

 

The following individuals will serve as the Section’s MSBA Assembly representative and alternate in 2011-12:

 

            Representative:                    Michael Schechter

            Alternate:                              Candice Ciresi


Other Section Accomplishments:  Winter fundraising social event

 

Submitted By:

Ryan Kaplan, Section Chair

 

 


Annual Report
Submitted by, Ryan D. Kaplan, Chair of the MSBA Section on May 10, 2010.


Membership: The Section has 400 members as of April 28, 2010.

Continuing Legal Education:
The section hosted or co-sponsored the following CLEs:

  • Lunch with Jeffrey Toobin – May 28, 2009

  • Employment Law and the New Economy – Oct 13, 2009

  • Hot Topics in ESI/eDiscovery – The Law Firm and In House Perspectives - Nov 3, 2009

  • Effectively Dealing with Contracts: In-House and Law Firm Perspectives – April 28, 2010

Pro Bono/Volunteer Service Activities:  N/A

Website and practicelaw.org
http://www2.mnbar.org/sections/corp-counsel/ Section Newsletter/Publication:  N/A

Council Meetings:
  
CCS had council meetings on the following dates:

  • July 15, 2009

  • August 18, 2009

  • September 9, 2009

  • October 21, 2009

  • December 16, 2009

  • April 28, 2010


Annual Meeting:

CCS had its annual meeting on the following date:

  • April 28, 2010

Election Results:
The members attending the annual meeting elected for the following officers and council members to serve terms from 2010-2011:
The councilmembers terms were not up for renewal this year so the following will remain councilmembers until June 2011 at which time they are eligible for re-election.  The 2010-2011 officers were elected at the council meeting, attended by:
Ryan Kaplan, Hanna Wolf, Cindy Eidnes, Candice Ciresi, Joe Roach and Mike Schechter

The results of the election of officers for the 2010-2011 term are as follows:

Ryan Kaplan – Chair
Hanna Wolf – Chair-Elect
Fred Dawe - Treasurer
The Section's MSBA Assembly representative for 2010-2011 will be Michael Schechter.

Fiscal Status:
The Section finished the year with $33,215.06 as of March 31, 2010. Miscellaneous: 

 

 

 

- Last Updated 01/26/2010 -

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