Business Law Section
Legislators and regulators should consider all the consequences of a public policy, but according to this article, that's not always the case. Check out this post for more on the unintended consequences of public policies.
Check out this post for a follow up to a recent article on the SEC's use of administrative law.
The SEC uses administrative proceedings for enforcement purposes, rather than using court proceedings. Some are questioning whether this policy is lawful. Read more in this post.
The IP Section is hosting an interesting and unique CLE regarding university and industry partnering in the creation and commercialization of IP, including speakers from IURTC and POTC. Check out this post for more information.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury announced new rules on September 22 that reduce the tax benefits available to companies that have inverted. Read more in this post.
The purpose of the Business Law Section is to promote the objects of the Association within the field of business law. To that end, the purposes of this Section are to: (1) to concern itself with all legal issues relating to the operation, financing, acquisition and divesture of business entities; (2) to study, report upon and recommend improvements to legislation, whether Federal or State, pertaining to the Section's concerns; (3) to bring together members of the Association interested in business law to confer upon the various problems incurred in these areas; and (4) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning business law.
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A Message from the Section Chair
“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Business Law section. As the 2014 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event or volunteering for service on the section's executive committee. ”
Anthony Aaron - 2014 Business Law Section Chair - Ice Miller LLP
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