Understanding Minnesota Election Law

Event Description

Deadline to Register: September 2, 2016

Heavy voter turnout is expected in the 2016 election when voters will decide who is the next president and who will take all Minnesota House and Senate seats. This presentation is designed for attorneys who advise county and local election officials, attorneys who advise candidates, or any attorney interested in elections or serving as an election judge.

Topics covered:

1.            Scope of the Minnesota Election Law    
2.            Voter Registration                                          
3.            Absentee Voting             
4.            Election Day Activities   
5.            Voting Systems and Counting Ballots                                                                                     
6.            Remedies           
7.            Campaign Financial Reporting                    
8.            Campaign Practices
9.            Canvass and Certification of Election Results
10.          Securing Election Materials; Public Access to Records
11.          Role of Attorneys in Elections

Lunch will be provided.


Joseph Mansky , Ramsey County Elections Manager

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE credit approved | Event Code: 224185


Section Member:  $10.00
MSBA Member not in the section: $15.00  
Non-Member:  $25.00 
Law Student: Free

Join the Public Law Section:  $27.00 ($17 for Public Attorneys/Legal Services)  MSBA members who are not members of the Public Law Section can join the section & attend this CLE for FREE. New memberships will run through June 30, 2017. Click here to add the section to your membership and then contact Shawn Carlson to register for this meeting at no charge. 

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation is not available.

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Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.
Questions? Contact Shawn Carlson | 612-278-6305

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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

11:45 AM to 1:00 PM

Minnesota Judicial Center
25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55155