Minnesota Water Law 101

Event Description

Learn about the common law underpinnings of modern water law in the State of Minnesota.  This presentation will focus on Minnesota’s public waters work permit and water appropriation permit programs.  The presentation will also cover common misperceptions about water law.

This CLE is co-sponsored by the MSBA Public Law Section and Environmental, Natural Resources and Energy Law Section


Jill Schlick Nguyen | Senior Staff Attorney | Office of General Counsel | Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credits | Event Code: 351010


Public Law Section and ENRE Section Members: Free
MSBA Member not in the Public Law Section: $5
Non-MSBA Member: $5
Law Student: FREE


Deadline to register: April 14, 2021 

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

Payments: Due to the pandemic, accounting staff have limited access to the office making the processing of checks difficult. We request that you register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you need assistance, please contact the program manager.  If you must pay by check, please use this registration form.

Cancellations: Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy .

Accommodations: The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager.  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager:
Abby Ward

Register for this Event


Friday, April 16, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Live Webinar via Zoom