Continuing Legal Education

2014 Tribal Government Business Law Programs

These webinars may be purchased as a package of 5 sessions or individually. Please see individual pages for detailed descriptions, pricing and CLE credit information.

Tribal Government Business Law 2014 - 5 Session Package

Tribal Governmental Business Law was the focus for the 2014 Summer Practice Academy's Indian Law Certificate Program. The five-session program was spread over two and a half days from June 25 through June 27, 2014.

Credits:  13.5 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375658
Length: 15:20:00

Featured Speakers:
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Tribal Government Business Law Session 1 - Labor & Employment Law

This session will provide participants with strategies and suggestions for preventing problems under a variety of federal laws and resolving issues when they do arise.

Credits:  2.75 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375659
Length: 2:45

Featured Speakers:
Michael Droke and Aaron Goldstein, Dorsey & Whitney LLP, Seattle, WA

Tribal Government Business Law Session 2 - Supreme Court Barriers to Land Acquisition

This session will explore the Court's direction in Indian Law and assess the implications for tribes in the years ahead, in light of the 2009, 2011, and 2014 opinions in Carcieri v. Salazar; Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak; and Michigan v. Bay Mills.

Credits:  2.75 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375660
Length: 2:57:47

Featured Speakers:
Bruce R. Greene & Professor Richard Collins

Tribal Government Business Law Session 3 - New Directions & Opportunities in Energy Development

This session will cover the legal framework for the development of Energy Resources by Indian tribes, including business structures, financing considerations, deal points and the long term goals of the tribes.

Credits:  2.75 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375656
Length: 2:45:00

Featured Speakers:
Howard Arnett, Joe Hovenkotter, & Michael O'Connell

Tribal Government Business Law Session 4 - Internet Gaming

This fourth session will focus on the history of Internet gaming, the laws that are involved, proposals to change federal law and the technology, intellectual property, security and business issues that arise in Internet gaming.

Credits:  2.75 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375657
Length: 2:45:00

Featured Speakers:
Lael Echohawk; Ehren Richardson; Scott Warner

Tribal Government Business Law Session 5 - Trends & Developments in Taxation

This final session will review the full range of activity that is occurring in the area of Tribal, State and Federal taxation and the implication of recent administrative, legislative and case law developments for the tribes and their business entities.

Credits:  2.75 General, including 0.0 Ethics | WSBA AV CLE Activity #375654
Length: 2:45:00

Featured Speakers:
Skip Durocher & Mary Streitz