Presentations

JCO-WEC-2010-teaching

 

I’ve taught quite a few seminars over the years.  Click on the links below to view the materials and/or video from them:

Cases of Beer: Trademark Developments in the Craft Brewing Business, Midwest IP Institute, September 23, 2016

Crowdfunding and Creative Finance – Written Materials/Slides, Minneapolis Library Entrepreneur Expo, September 22, 2016

Craft Beer, Distillery and Liquor Law: The Ultimate Guide, National Business Institute, September 16, 2016

Show Me the Money: How to Raise Investment Capital for Your Brewery…Legally, Midwest Craft Brewers Conference, August 1, 2016

Cheers! Craft Beer and Distillery Litigation Developments in Minnesota, Minnesota State Bar Association Annual Convention, June 24, 2016

Three Tiers, One Panel: Operating a Craft Brewery in a Post-Prohibition Three-Tier System, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, April 21, 2016

Cases of Beer – Recent Intellectual Property and Litigation Developments in the Craft Beer and Distillery Industries, Minnesota CLE, March 25, 2016

Financing Options for Closely Held Businesses (MNVest, Kickstarter and Crowdfunding Generally; Angel Investors, Reg A+ and More), The Minnesota Closely Held Business Conference, October 27, 2015

Show Me the Money: How to Raise Investment Capital for Your Brewery…Legally, Midwest Craft Brewers Conference, August 7, 2015

Minnesota Breweries: Legal and Legislative Developments, Minnesota State Bar Association Construction Law Section Symposium, June 10, 2015 (NOTE: enter the password 141541 to view the presentation)

Key Legal Steps to Starting a Brewery, Rochester Craft Beer Expo, May 2, 2015

Brewery Operational Headaches: Ask the Experts (panel discussion), 2015 Craft Brewers Conference, Portland, Oregon

Cases of Beer: Recent Intellectual Property and Litigation Developments in the Craft Beer and Distillery Industries, Minnesota CLE, March 31, 2015

Risks and Opportunities Associated with the New Energy Star Disclosure Ordinance, April 30, 2014

How to Start an LLC and the Importance of It, Real Estate Radio Hour Seminar, March 20, 2014

Social Media Legal Issues, MACC Alliance Social Media Affinity Group Meeting, March 13, 2014

Social Media and Your Workforce:  Asset, Liability or Both?  What to Do?, Lommen Abdo “Focus on Prevention” Seminar, November 19, 2013

Legal Issues (with Greg Perleberg), Real Estate Bar Camp, May 8, 2013

Self-Directed IRAs and Real Estate Investment, Twin Cities Council of Women Realtors, April 25, 2013

Social Media and CICs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, CIC Midwest, April 24, 2013

The Importance of an Estate Plan, Star of the North BNI, February 19, 2013

Real Estate Radio Hour Investment Seminar (with Andy Prasky), February 12, 2013

Presentation to University of St. Thomas Real Estate Society, October 4, 2012 (VIDEO)

Business Law 101 for Business Coaches, ActionCOACH Metro North, August 1, 2012 (VIDEO)

Self-Directed IRAs and Real Estate Investment, Keller Williams, May 22, 2012 (VIDEO)

You Tweeted What?  Legal Aspects of Social Media Marketing, American Association of Microbusinesses, January 12, 2012 (with Greg Perleberg) (VIDEO)

Social Media and Its Implications – Marketing, Networking, Legal Considerations, Commercial Real Estate: There’s an App for That!, BOMA Greater Minneapolis and BOMA Greater Saint Paul Fall Seminar, December 6, 2011

Use of Retirement Accounts to Finance Investment Real Estate Acquisition, November 11, 2011

How to Survive and Thrive — and Succeed — in Today’s Real Estate Market, Institute for Real Estate Management (IREM) Chapter 45, September 13, 2011  Slides

Insurance Clauses in Commercial Leases (Gross and Net) and Negotiating Long-Term Ground Leases for Build-to-Suit Buildings, Commercial Leases: Negotiating Key Provisions, National Business Insititute, August 24, 2011

Creative Solutions for Dealing With Real Estate Issues Arising From the Downturn in the Real Estate Market and Material Changes to the Mortgage Qualification Process, Ramsey County Bar Association, May 25, 2011 (Co-Presented with Lymari J. Santana)

Understanding the World of Minority Rights and Fiduciary Obligations, Advanced LLC Issues, National Business Institute, May 17, 2011

Walking the Ethical Line, Advanced LLC Issues, National Business Institute, May 17, 2011

Short Sale Panel, Keller Williams Realty Integrity NW, April 19, 2011

Why the Heck Do I Need a Business Attorney?  Mansfield Tanick & Cohen, P.A. INCubation Briefing, March 7, 2011

Social Media Panel Discussion, American Council of Engineering Companies of Minnesota (ACEC/MN), March 7, 2011

Why the Heck Do I Need a Business Attorney?  St. Paul SCORE Chapter “Going Into Business” Seminar, February 15, 2011

How to Use Social Media to Market Your New Business Legally, MetroNorth Chamber of Commerce “Be Your Own Boss” Workshop, October 16, 2010

Why the Heck Do I Need a Business Attorney?  Mansfield Tanick & Cohen Women Entrepreneurs Conference, February 18, 2010

Estate and Succession Planning for Business Owners, Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association (MOWA) Conference, February 1, 2010

Foreclosures and Short Sales, Financial Planners Association of Minnesota, April 21, 2009

Foundations of Estate Planning and Estate and Succession Planning for Business Owners, Top Estate Planning, Wealth Transfer and Asset Protection Techniques in Minnesota, Lorman Educational Services, October 28, 2008

Creating Practical Operating Procedures and Advantageous Uses of LLCs, Limited Liability Companies, National Business Institute, October 17, 2008

Understanding the World of Minority Rights and Fiduciary Obligations, Advanced LLC Issues, National Business Institute, May 20, 2008

Walking the Ethical Line, Advanced LLC Issues, National Business Institute, May 20, 2008

Bankruptcy Law for Property Managers, “Working Together Conference”, Minnesota Multi Housing Association, March 12, 2008

Fair Housing, Minnesota Multi-Housing Association, December 11, 2007

Significant Drafting Issues Specific to Commercial Leases, Drafting and Enforcing Commercial Leases, Sterling Education Services, Inc., November 7, 2007

Foundations of Estate Planning and Estate and Succession Planning for Business Owners, Top Estate Planning, Wealth Transfer and Asset Protection Techniques in Minnesota, Lorman Educational Services, October 24, 2007

Rentals in CICs, Minnesota Multi-Housing Association Fall Convention, October 16, 2006

Risk Management, Lease Exit Strategies and Default of Lease Contract, Drafting Commercial Leases: The Ins and Outs of Protecting Your Interests, National Business Institute, October 10, 2007

Due Diligence, Mechanics Liens and Mortgage Foreclosures: The Basics, and Title and Survey Guidelines, Commercial and Real Estate Loan Documents: More Than Just Papers, Lorman Educational Services, September 18, 2007

Landlord Rights and Options When the Deal Goes Bad, Landlord-Tenant Law in Minnesota, Sterling Education Services, August 8, 2007

Evictions: Are You Prepared?, Minnesota Multi Housing Association, July 24, 2007

Application of Correction Tools to Obtain Marketable Title, Examining and Resolving Title Issues, National Business Institute (NBI), April 18, 2007

Solutions to Common Lender Issues, Drafting Worry Free Commercial Leases, National Business Institute (NBI), February 14, 2007

Foundations of Estate Planning and Estate and Succession Planning for Business Owners, Top 10 Estate Planning, Wealth Transfer and Asset Protection Techniques in Minnesota, Lorman Educational Services, October 24, 2006

Due Diligence, Mechanics Liens and Mortgage Foreclosures: The Basics, and Title and Survey Guidelines, Commercial and Real Estate Loan Documents: More Than Just Papers, Lorman Educational Services, September 26, 2006

Lending to the Real Estate Industry (Web Seminar), Lorman Educational Services, September 15, 2006

The Due Diligence Process and Forms of Ownership, How To Structure The Real Estate Deal in Minnesota, Lorman Educational Services, August 22, 2006

Ethical Considerations in Asset Protection Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Lorman Educational Services, May 4, 2006

Conversion from One Entity to Another, LLCs and Partnerships, Lorman Educational Services, June 16, 2006

Conversion from One Entity to Another, Advanced LLCs and Partnerships, Lorman Educational Services, December 9, 2005

Conversion from One Entity to Another, LLCs and Partnerships, Lorman Educational Services, June 29, 2005

Ethical Considerations in Asset Protection Planning, Asset Protection Planning, Lorman Educational Services, May 13, 2005