Seventh Annual Indian Law CLE
Thursday and Friday, September 6 – 7, 2018
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Whether you are a practitioner currently working in Indian Country, or looking to learn more about the exciting and broad field of Indian Law, do not miss the Seventh Annual Indian Law CLE. Please join the Indian Law Section at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee, WI as we discuss current topics in Indian Law. This program will be submitted to the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for up to 11.0 CLE credits, including one EPR credit.
The conference is scheduled to coincide with the Indian Summer Festival, which runs from Friday afternoon through Sunday at Milwaukee’s Lakefront Festival grounds. The Indian Summer Festival is the Midwest’s largest celebration of Indian culture, including a contest pow-wow, music, food, crafts, storytelling and other attractions.
This year’s CLE will cover timely and significant topics such as:
- Important Legislation and Case Law
- United States v. Washington and its Impact Across Indian Country
- Tribal Opportunities for Developing Renewable Engery
- The Upper Skagit Decision and Other Recent Developments in Tribal Sovereign Immunity
- Indian Tax Law Update
- ICWA Update
- Opioid Epidemic in Indian Country
- CBD Ventures In Wisconsin Indian Country
- Tribal Economic Development
- Ethics Panel: Tribal Elections
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. – Registration
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – CLE Program
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Complimentary Lunch
Welcome Reception 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
8:00 – 12:30 – CLE Program
For a full program schedule please click here. Please note, the program schedule is subject to change.
Indian Law Section Member:
$149 if registered by Friday, August 24, 2018
$199 if registered after Friday, August 24, 2018
State Bar Member Tuition:
$199 if registered by Friday, August 24, 2018
$269 if registered after Friday, August 24, 2018
Non-Attorneys and Law Students:
$39 if registered by Friday, August 24, 2018
$60 if registered after Friday, August 24, 2018
A light breakfast each morning, Thursday lunch and welcome reception beverages and food is included with your tuition.
Please note that State Bar CLE/PINNACLE passbooks, PINNACLE Ultimate Passes, and CLE certificates cannot be used at this section program.
Course materials will be provided in PDF format prior to the seminar. For those who prefer their materials in a printed format, please select optional course materials to order a hardcopy of the materials. There is an additional charge of $25.00 for the print format.
Registration cancellations received by Friday, August 24, 2018 will be refunded in full.
Cancellations received after August 24th will be refunded less a $40.00 cancellation fee.
There is a block of rooms available at the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino for $119/night for the evening of Wednesday, September 5th and Thursday, September 6th. Additionally, the $119/ hotel room rate will be available to Indian Law CLE attendees for two days prior and two days after the CLE. The reservation deadline is August 6, 2018. Hotel reservations should be made directly with the resort at 844-217-4100 under the State Bar of Wisconsin room block.
FOUR EASY WAYS TO REGISTER
- Register Online
- Call the State Bar of Wisconsin at (800) 728-7788
- Download the registration form and mail it to the State Bar of Wisconsin, Indian Law CLE Program, P.O. Box 7158, Madison, WI 53707-7158
- Fax the registration form to (608) 257-5502