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The 25th Annual Summer CLE Program

The University of Minnesota Law School presents the twenty-fifth annual summer program of continuing legal education seminars. June 1-11, 2004.

Featuring University of Minnesota Law School Faculty

Registration Information

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Can't Attend In Person?
Sessions online at West LegalEdcenter. Live Webcasts are approved for Minnesota MCLE credit. Save 30% off online tuition if you enroll before Midnight Central Time on Friday, March 5, 2004. Use promotion code SUPERCLE4 during the checkout process to receive your savings. Visit www.westlegaledcenter.com today to enroll!

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Program Information

Cource Tuition and Credit
Course tuition: $195.00 per course; $695.00 for a Superpass covering up to seven courses; $75.00 each for additional course beyond seven.

CLE credit has been applied for as follows: 6.5 General credits for all courses except June 5: 3 Ethics credits (morning) and 2 Bias credits (afternoon) for the June 5 program. Credit has been applied for in Wisconsin.

Tax Deductible
Tuition, travel, hotel and living expenses incurred in attending these seminars are deductible subject to limitations contained in Treasury Regulation Section 1.162.5

All courses are held at the University of Minnesota Law School, Walter F. Mondale Hall, on the SubPlaza level. The Law Center is located at 229 19th Avenue South, Minneapolis, on the West Bank Campus of the University of Minnesota. Map and directions available at http://onestop.umn.edu/Maps/

Parking is available in Lot 86 immediately adjacent to the Law Center ($2.25/hour, $18/max), in the Seven Corners Municipal Parking Ramp, directly west of the Law Center, next to the Holiday Inn ($1.00/hour, $9.50 max), or in the 19th Avenue Ramp on 19th Avenue South and 3rd Street ($2.25/hour, $18/max, $4.25/day if you enter the ramp before 7:45 a.m.).

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Mondale Hall is close to the Holiday Inn

Refunds, minus a $25 processing charge, will be made if notice of cancellation is received IN WRITING on or before May 21, 2004. Credit vouchers for future University of Minnesota Law School CLE courses will be given for cancellations received after May 21, 2004, no later than the morning of the seminar.

8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30-10:00 a.m. Lecture
10:00-10:15 a.m. Break
10:55 a.m.-Noon Lecture
Noon-1:00 p.m. Lunch Break (on your own)
1:00-2:30 p.m. Lecture
2:30-2:45 p.m. Break
2:45-4:30 p.m. Lecture

(Saturday, June 5th program 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.)

Sessions Offered

June 1
8:30 - 4:30
War, National Security, and the Constitution: The Constitution after September 11
Professor Michael Stokes Paulsen
June 2
8:30 - 4:30
M.B.A Concepts for Lawyers
Professor Edward S. Adams
June 3
8:30 - 4:30
Recent Developments in Employment Law
Professor Ruth Okediji
June 4
8:30 - 4:30
Understanding the Current State of the Law in Trademarks, Copyright and Related Areas of Intellectual Property
Professor Daniel J. Gifford
June 5
9:00 - 3:00
Ethics and the Practice of Criminal Law (morning)* and Identifying and Eliminating Bias and Discrimination in the Legal System: Codes, Cases and Other Constraints (afternoon)**
Professor Stephen M. Simon
June 7
8:30 - 4:30
Campaign Finance Law after McConnell
Professor Guy-Uriel Charles 
June 8
8:30 - 4:30
Paradigms Old and New in the Law of Regulated Industries
Professor Jim Chen
June 9
8:30 - 4:30
Property Taxes the Unexamined $156,100,000,000 Annual Charge To Business Revenues
Professor Ferdinand P. Schoettle
June 10
8:30 - 4:30
Recent Developments in Sports Law
Professor Shayna M. Sigman
June 11
8:30 - 4:30
New Developments in Internet Law
Professor Dan Burk

6.5 general credits have been requested for each course, June 1-4 & June 7-11.
*3.0 Ethics credits have been requested for June 5 (morning).
*2.0 Elimination of Bias credits have been requested for June 5 (afternoon).