2019 Corporate Counsel and Trade Regulation Seminar (In-person or Live Webinar)


When: 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
Where: In-person (ISBA Building) or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Christy Cronin (Sign in to view e-mail address)

Event Details

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8:45 - 9:00 - Welcome - Speakers: Justice Edward Mansfield, ISBA Trade Regulation Section Chair, Iowa Supreme Court and Tracy Whitaker, Vice President, Legal/Compliance and Associate General Counsel, Homesteaders Life Company
9:00 - 9:45 - The Latest in Immigration Law - Speaker: Lori Chesser, Davis Brown Law Firm 
9:45 - 10:45 - A Busy Year in Antitrust - Speakers: Justice Edward Mansfield, Iowa Supreme Court and Matthew McGuire, Nyemaster Law Firm
10:45 - 11:00 - Break
11:00 - 11:45 - Corporate Governance and Shareholder Rights - Speakers: Allison Lindner, Brown Winick Law Firm; Margaret Hibbs,Brown Winick Law Firm; and Colin Hendricks, Brown Winick Law Firm
11:45 - 12:15 - Lunch (provided with in-person registration)
12:15 - 1:00 - Luncheon Presentation - Trade Wars: Legal and Policy Issues Impacting the Agricultural Industry - Speaker: Jennifer Zwagerman, Director, Drake Agricultural Law Center and Assistant Professor of Law
1:00 - 1:30 - Consumer Protection and Data Privacy: The Road Ahead - Speaker: Jigar Gandhi, Faegre Baker Daniels Law Firm
1:30 - 2:00 - What the Business Lawyer Needs to Know About the 2018-19 Iowa Supreme Court Term - Speaker: Debra Hulett, Nyemaster Law Firm
2:00 - 2:15 - Break
2:15 - 2:45 - New Developments on Insurance Bad Faith - Speaker: Thomas Boes, Bradshaw Fowler Proctor & Fairgrave P.C. 
2:45 - 3:15 - Update on Labor Law - Speaker: Kelsey Knowles, Belin McCormick PC  
3:15 - 4:15 - Ethics Panel – Speakers: David Caves, Bradley & Riley PC; Nick Webb, Senior Counsel, American Enterprise Group; and Prof. Maura Strassberg, Drake Law School
Moderator: Tara van Brederode, Assistant Director, Iowa Supreme Court Office of Professional Regulation

CLE CREDIT (approved)
6.25 state hours which includes 1 ethics hour

Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after September 26 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.

ISBA Corporate Counsel or Trade Regulation Section Members - $150 Please use promo code save30 when registering to receive the $150 rate. This code is for ISBA Corporate Counsel or Trade Regulation Section members only. This code is not applicable to YLD Members (Years 1-5) who are members of either of these sections. If you are a current ISBA member and would like to join a section, visit here or contact the ISBA's Membership Department at 515-697-7870. Fee to join the section is $20.

ISBA Members - $180
YLD Members (1-5 Years) - $100  
Non-ISBA Members - $280
Law Students - Free


Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for this event. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Building (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).

If attending via the live webinar, any materials related to this event, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Corporate Counsel and Trade Regulation Sections