Hot Topics in Business Law Business Law Institute CLE Friday, October 3, 2014 Hamline University, St. Paul Campus, Anderson Center, Room 111-112 Full Schedule 8 a.m. Registration and coffee 8:30 a.m. Welcome Jean F. Holloway Dean and Professor of Law Hamline University School of Law Introduction to the Business Law Institute Professor Jill Barclift Director, Business Law Institute Hamline University School of Law 8:45-9:45 a.m. Panel 1: Drafting and Negotiating Contract Issues for In-House Counsel This panel will discuss drafting contracts from the corporate counsel perspective. Looking at recent significant developments in the law, the panel will focus on the following clauses: Anti-Reliance / No-Reliance for fraud reduction; Dispute Resolution, arbitration or not; and Non-Disclosure. Bill Thornton, Shareholder and Chair of Larkin Hoffman’s Corporate Law Department David Munn, Pramata Corporation and President ACCA MN chapter Sarah Sederstrom, KBM Group and Treasurer ACCA MN chapter Panel is moderated by Allen Blair,Professor of Law, Hamline University School of Law 1 Standard CLE Credit pending 10-11:30 a.m. Panel 2: Compliance and Privilege Affecting In-House Counsel Daniel Gerhan, Director and Senior Litigation Counsel, Boston Scientific Corp Douglass Hiatt, Chief Compliance Officer, TCF Bank Michael Pysno, Michael Pysno - Mediation, Arbitration, Evaluation Suzanne Taylor, Vice President and Group Counsel Ameriprise Financial, General Counsel's Organization Panel is moderated by Carol Swanson, Professor of Law, Hamline University School of Law 1.0 Standard CLE Credit and .5 Ethics Credit pending 11:30 a.m. - Noon Lunch Noon to 1 p.m. Keynote Interview: Protecting Privilege When the Government is at the Door Amar Sarwal, Vice President and Chief Legal Strategist, Association of Corporate Counsel, interviews special guest Lauren Stevens, former vice president and associate general counsel of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). Lauren was indicted in 2010 on charges of misleading the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about the pharmaceutical giant’s off-label promotion of its anti-depression drug Wellbutrin. 1 Ethics CLE Credit pending 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. Panel 3: Employment – Unconscious Bias and Discrimination The panel will discuss how unconscious bias results in barriers to hiring, retention, promotion, and professional development of employees, including lawyers, who are persons of color, women, and members of other protected class. Specific examples of unconscious bias involving Muslim workers will be looked at. The panel will explore unconscious, or implicit, bias in the courtroom. Finally, they will discuss what we can do as individuals and organizations to overcome unconscious bias. Megan I. Brennan, Judicial Law Clerk Ellen Longfellow, Civil Rights Attorney, The Council on American-Islamic Relations, MN (CAIR-MN) Toni Newborn, Assistant Director of the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights Panel is moderated by Andrew Crouse Assistant Dean for Students & Diversity, Hamline University School of Law 1 Elimination of Bias CLE Credit pending 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Panel 4: IP – Data Privacy: Information Security in the Age of Cyber-threats Law Firm Information SecurityMichael Mangold Business Consultant, Deloitte Multinational Organization Security ChallengesElimu Kajunju, Chief Privacy Officer & Sr. Associate General Counsel, United Health Care Military & Veterans Protecting Information in the CloudSharon Sandeen, Professor of Law, Hamline University School of Law 1 Standard CLE credit pending Minnesota CLE Event Code: 196674 pending We are still accepting registrations. Please contact Donna (651‐523‐2535 or firstname.lastname@example.org).