THE COMPLETE LAWYER
Live Webcast Seminar
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MEMBER PRICE
$245.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

ONLINE

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

9:00 AM - 4:15 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.

The Complete Lawyer

Answers to More Than 125 Critical Questions in 12 Areas of Minnesota Law

Highly Rated Seminar! Great Value!
Through a series of fast-paced and focused sessions, this seminar provides convenient and practical advice designed to refresh and extend your understanding of common issues. It's practical information every lawyer should know! A few of the areas covered include:

  • Criminal Law and DUI
  • Family Law
  • Data Privacy and Security
  • Wills and Trusts
  • And Much More!

Free for All Attendees!
All attendees will receive an electronic copy of The Complete Lawyer’s Quick Answer Book, a must-have reference guide of answers, legal authority, commentary, and practical pointers for the questions discussed at the course! 

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
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9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Criminal Law and DUI

  • What should I do if I have been pulled over and I may have had too much to drink?
  • What do you do when a client calls you from jail?
  • When can an officer search someone?
  • And more

– Timothy D. Webb


9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Motor Vehicle Accidents and Insurance

  • What are no-fault benefits and when do they apply?
  • What happens when a health insurance policy pays bills on behalf of an injured person with a bodily injury claim?
  • Can an injured person collect workers compensation benefits and file a bodily injury claim from the same car crash?
  • When is a person eligible for underinsured motorist benefits?
  • And more

– Racey J. Rodne


10:00 – 10:05 a.m.
BREAK


10:05 – 10:35 a.m.
Family Law

  • How much child support will I have to pay?
  • I bought a cabin before we got married. Do I get to keep it?
  • What happens when a parent wants to move with the child out of state?
  • What’s the difference between legal and physical custody?
  • And more

– R. Leigh Frost


10:35 – 11:05 a.m.
Adoption Law

  • What are the different kinds of adoptions?
  • How do we begin the adoption process?
  • Would becoming foster parents assist us in becoming adoptive parents?
  • I would like my new husband to adopt my child from a prior relationship. What do I need the biological father to do in order the adoption to occur?
  • And more

– Gary A. Debele


11:05 – 11:15 a.m.
BREAK


11:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Wills and Trusts

  • What are the technical requirements for a valid will?
  • What is the difference between a probate asset and a non-probate asset?
  • Can I disinherit my wife or children?
  • How can I avoid paying estate taxes?
  • And more

– Matthew J. Shea


11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Data Privacy and Security

  • What laws govern the collection ,storage, processing, and disclosure of personal information ?
  • Does a Minnesota business need to comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)  and similar laws that enhance data privacy rights? 
  • What steps can a business take to be better prepared for a data breach?
  • What should a business do upon discovering unauthorized access to or use of personal information?
  • And more

– Michael R. Cohen & Tedrick A. Housh, III


12:15 – 12:45 p.m.
LUNCH BREAK


12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
Workplace Law Issues: Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives

  • I want to change jobs but have a non-compete agreement. That’s not really enforceable, is it?
  • During the pandemic, my company was concerned about the health and safety of older workers and furloughed them while retaining younger workers. Was that okay?
  • My employees claim they suffer from a medical condition and want to work from home. Do I have to allow them to do so?
  • I cannot stand my boss, who is so mean to everyone. That’s unlawful, right?
  • If I pay employees bi-weekly and have an employee who worked 50 hours one week and 30 hours the next, do I owe the employee overtime pay?
  • And more

– Matthew H. Morgan & Leonard B. Segal


1:30 – 1:35 p.m.
BREAK


1:35 – 2:05 p.m.
Ethics
.5 ethics credit applied for

  • Can an attorney-client relationship be formed in informal settings, like a family gathering?
  • Does a lawyer owe any duty to someone who gives the lawyer confidential information before the lawyer agrees to represent that person?
  • What are the rules regarding free vs. paid consultations?
  • And more

– Eric T. Cooperstein


2:05 – 2:10 p.m.
BREAK


2:10 – 2:40 p.m.
Starting a Business

  • What is the difference between an LLC and a corporation? Does it ever make sense to use an S corporation?
  • I want to give a key employee a stake in my business. How do I do this?
  • How do I get a loan for my business? The bank is asking for a personal guaranty. Is this normal?
  • I am hiring my first employee. How do I handle payroll?
  • And more

– Jennie A. Clarke


2:40 – 3:10 p.m.
Contract Law

  • When must a contract be in writing?
  • What constitutes a breach of contract, and what are defenses to an alleged breach?
  • Which “boilerplate” provisions should you include or exclude?
  • And more

– Michael A. Essien


3:10 – 3:15 p.m.
BREAK


3:15 – 3:45 p.m.
Immigration Law

  • How can I obtain lawful permanent residence status (“green card”) in the United States?
  • Can a child who was born in the US sponsor their parent for lawful permanent resident status (the “green card”)?
  • Can a lawful permanent resident (“green card” holder) lose their status in the United States?
  • I know my neighbor is not legal in the United States, am I required under the law to report him to the immigration service?
  • And more

– Jenny Bouta Mojica


3:45 – 4:15 p.m.
Consumer Debt Collection

  • Can a debt collector call me at work?
  • How can I stop a debt collector from contacting me?
  • I’m trying to work out a payment plan on a debt, but they will not work with me, what should I do?
  • What should I do if I think a debt collector has violated the law?
  • And more

– Randall P. Ryder

LIVE WEBCAST
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
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REPLAYS
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$245 MSBA members / $245 paralegals / $295 standard rate

Other discounts that may apply:

Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.25 CLE credits, including 0.5 ethics credit. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 6.25 credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$245.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

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