You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
9:00 AM - 4:05 PM
LIVE ONLINE ONLY – NO IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE
In-Person Passholders – You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.
Practical Advice for Success in 2021
In 2020 in-house counsel faced unexpected business and legal challenges. 2021 will also be a year of new developments. Join an outstanding faculty for real-world advice and practice tips for addressing complex legal and business issues in 2021. You'll receive up-to-the-minute information and guidance on the changing legal landscape, what to expect next and how to maximize opportunities for success in 2021. And, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison provides information to understand and comply with COVID-related mandates, reviews 2020 initiatives and discusses 2021 priorities for protecting Minnesotans.
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
Minnesota Attorney General’s In-House Update – Regulation, Investigations and Enforcement in the Age of COVID-19
Attorney General Keith Ellison provides the information you need to understand and comply with COVID-related mandates, reviews 2020 initiatives and discusses 2021 priorities for protecting Minnesotans.
– Attorney General Keith M. Ellison
9:45 – 9:50 a.m.
9:50 – 10:50 a.m.
In-House Counsel Roundtable – The Evolving Role of In-House Counsel
Get guidance for helping your clients minimize risk and maximize their business opportunities. Join this frank discussion of how changes in the business landscape impact the role of the in-house lawyer and what you may do to add value to your role. Contracts, IT infrastructure, employment, IP, litigation and more.
– Stephanie A. Albert, Kaniah Konkoly-Thege, Karen L. Opp & Miguel Alexander Pozo
10:50 – 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Defending C-Suite Depositions Via Zoom and Other Litigation Strategies for 2021
Learn best practices for litigating in the current environment and take a look at litigation developments important to in-house counsel .
– Dean C. Eyler, Meghann F. Kantke & Cyndi M. Klaus
12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Ethical Duties of Representing an Organization During Crisis
1.0 ethics credit applied for
This presentation uses brief hypotheticals to facilitate a practical discussion of the ethical dilemmas of in-house counsel and offers sound advice about your ethical responsibilities when you represent an organization navigating COVID-19, issues of racial equity and a myriad of other business decisions.
– Susan M. Humiston & Karla C. Robertson
1:30 – 1:40 p.m.
1:40 – 2:40 p.m.
Practicing Diversity and Inclusion
1.0 elimination of bias credit applied for
Get critical guidance for advancing the hiring, retention and advancement of diverse lawyers. Learn best practices for advising your leadership about advancing equity and inclusion.
– Summra M. Shariff
2:40 – 2:50 p.m.
2:50 – 4:05 p.m.
The Top 10 Tech Law Developments for In-House Counsel
Advising your leadership about pressing legal issues in the midst of the current crisis requires knowledge of important technology law developments. Learn about the evolving tech law landscape and how it may affect business in 2021.
– Damien A. Riehl
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
There are no replays.
$245 MSBA members / $245 paralegals / $295 standard rate
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Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.0 CLE credits, including 1.0 ethics credit and 1.0 elimination of bias credit. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 6.0 credits.