Hot Topics in Business Law Business Law Institute CLE Friday, November 6, 2015 Hamline University, St. Paul Campus, Anderson Center, Room 111-112 Register Today Full Schedule 8:30 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast 8:50 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to the Business Law Institute Professor Jill Barclift Director, Business Law Institute Hamline University School of Law 9-10 a.m. Panel 1: Mergers & Acquisitions in the for-profit world This panel will discuss M & A in the for-profit world (under development) Bill Thornton, Shareholder and Chair of Larkin Hoffman’s Corporate Law Department Mary Merrill, Managing Director, Teneca Investment Banking 1 Standard CLE Credit pending 10:15-11:15 a.m. Panel 2: Mergers and Acquisitions in the nonprofit world Judy Alnes, Executive Director, MAP for Non-Profits Mark Ritchie, former Minnesota Secretary of State and current CEO/President, Minnesota World’s Fair Bid Committee Jenn Urban, Urban Birken, Attorneys for Nonprofits Panel is moderated by Kimberly Lowe, Shareholder, Fredrikson & Byron P.A. and an Adjunct at Hamline University School of Law. 1.0 Standard CLE Credit pending 11:20 to 11:30 a.m. - Box lunch distribution 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Keynote Discussion: Creating a New Law School Jean Holloway, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, CryoLife, Inc., formerly Dean of Hamline University School of Law; and Cathy Wassberg, Vice President and General Counsel for Hamline University, will discuss the pending combination of Hamline University School of Law with William Mitchell College of Law. This combination is conditional, in part, upon accreditation approval by the American Bar Association. Discussion will be moderated by Louis Ainsworth, Professor at William Mitchell College of Law and past Director of the Center for Law and Business. 1 CLE Credit pending Minnesota CLE Event Code: pending Fees Full CLE 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 2 panels and keynote 3.0 CLE Credits $20 Full CLE 8:30 am. to 12:30 p.m. HUSL or WMCL alumni 3.0 CLE Credits $10 WEBCAST Full CLE 8:50 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 2 panels and keynote 3.0 CLE Credits $20 WEBCAST Full CLE 8:50 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. HUSL or WMCL alumni 3.0 CLE Credits $10 Law Students and HUSL and WMCL alumni 2014 & 2015 No Charge Add on Box Lunch $8.50 Questions? Please contact Donna (651‐523‐2535 or email@example.com).