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Annual Report

MSBA International Business Law Section
Annual Report
2017-18

 

Section Membership
As of June 1, the Section has 214 members.

Financial Status
The Section had an account balance of $7,757.79 as of May 21, 2018. 

CLEs & Events
The Section hosted 4 CLE programs and 1 social event in fiscal year 2017-18. 

Program Title

Date

Event Code

CLE Credits

Number of Attendees

International Business Law Annual Meeting

6/26/2018

N/A

N/A

18

EU Market Entry: Business and Tax Considerations

2/8/2018

252227

2.0 Standard

21

International Business Law Section Holiday Dinner

12/20/2017

N/A

N/A

12

International Sales through Agents: 008 Dangers for Business Lawyers to Keep in Mind

9/21/2017

245672

1.0 Standard

26

New FATCA Reporting Requirements for U.S. Businesses

8/17/2017

243881

1.0 Standard

15

 

Annual Meeting and Election Results
The Section’s Annual Meeting was held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 and 18 people attended 

The following officers were elected to serve on the Section’s Governing Council from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

 

Chair:  Karl Procaccini

Vice-Chair: Mindas Juska

Secretary: Patrick J. Kelly

Treasurer: T. Michael Davis

The following council members were elected to serve on the Section’s Governing Council from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

  • Scott Borene (Incumbent)
  • Frederick Dawe (Incumbent)
  • Susanne Haas (Incumbent)
  • Edward J. Hayward (Incumbent)
  • Paula Kanne (New)
  • Gaylen Knack (Incumbent)
  • George Maxwell (Immediate Past Chair)
  • Ali McElroy (Incumbent)
  • Mark McNeil (Incumbent)
  • Aaron Nyquist (New)
  • Boris Parker (Incumbent)
  • Eugene Sherayzen (Incumbent)
  • David Townsend (New)

Diversity and Inclusion
The section bylaws require that the following diversity factors be considered when nominating a slate of candidates of officers to the Section Council: the nature of their practice, type of employment, size of practice, location of practice, their gender, race, ethnic background and any other relevant diversity factors. 

Other Section Accomplishments
The Section participated in the 42nd Annual International Business Law Institute on April 19, 2018.  7.25 CLE credits were awarded (including 1.0 ethics credit).

Submitted By:

George Maxwell, Section Chair
Date: June 29, 2018