Corporate Institute Events

October 17, 2017

  • 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

    Howard Root (‘85) will speak about how he went from Law School to founding Vascular Solutions, Inc. in 1997, taking it public in 2000, and growing it into a worldwide medical device company that he sold to Teleflex for $1 billion in February 2017. Root is also the author of “Cardiac Arrest,” his account of how U.S.

October 6, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
    1 Standard CLE credit has been approved; Event Code #247450

    Vexing questions arise when Congress directs the Treasury & IRS to issue regulations, but they fail to do so. A curious body of case law has emerged over the resulting “phantom regulations,” with the multiple opinions issued in a recent Tax Court case—15 West 17th Street LLC v. Comm’r—revealing the divergent judicial attitudes. Prof.

September 27, 2017

  • 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm
    4 Standard CLE credits have been approved; Event Code #247835

    Live Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) trial proceedings and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) appeal and opposition proceedings under the America Invents Act (AIA) will take place at the Law School on Wednesday, September 27.

April 10, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
    1 Standard CLE credit has been approved; Event Code #237673

    In baseball, if the runner touches the base at the same time as the baseman catches the ball or tags the runner, the runner is safe. In other words, a tie goes to the runner. State and federal tax controversies also can involve close calls, either because the facts supporting the two sides are balanced or because the law is unsettled.

April 5, 2017

  • 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
    1.5 Standard CLE credits have been approved; Event Code #237680

    The Nancy C Dreher Program on Bankruptcy Law and Practice has been established by the American College of Bankruptcy and the Corporate Institute at the University of Minnesota Law School to recognize Judge Dreher’s lifetime commitment to excellence, the ethical practice of law and scholarship.  Each year, the Minnesota Fellows in the College will...

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry – Labor & Management Working Out Policy Differences


March 29, 2017

  • 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

    As you continue to reflect on ways to expand your graduate and professional education, consider a dual degree JD/MBA.  The Law School and the Carlson School MBA Program encourages you to consider this unique dual degree option.

March 23, 2017

  • 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    The University of Minnesota Law School Business Law Association & Carlson School of Management Finance Club present the first annual JD-MBA social event. Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a drink as you mix and mingle with JD and MBA students, faculty and alumni.  

February 6, 2017

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
    1 Standard CLE credit has been approved; Event Code #233638

    The start of a new presidential administration is always an interesting time for reflecting on tax policy.  What are the new administration’s tax policy goals?  Where does tax policy fall on the new administration’s list of priorities?  What tax legislation might Congress consider?  

November 10, 2016

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

    Law School ALUMNI Joan Humes, Vice President and Chief Deputy General Counsel and Michelle Miller Vice-President/Chief Counsel, Employment Law

    Topics/ Questions:

    What are the biggest challenges for the generation of young attorneys and women coming into the workforce?

    Are these different for others?


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