Business Law Section

July 22, 2014
Raised Minimum Wage Results Raise the Question for Other States

Data from the first six months of increased minimum wage in 13 states show improvement in job growth.

July 18, 2014
Plan Ahead for Potential Drug Test Issues

The legalization of marijuana in two states may affect businesses in Indiana. It's important for people to plan ahead to stay on top when these issues arise.

July 17, 2014
Don't Judge a Town By Its Cover...Except for Bloomington

An ordinance was passed to protect the integrity of downtown Bloomington's look, requiring all incoming chain businesses to file a permit and adhere to visual standards.

July 8, 2014
Minimum Wage Raised in Massachusetts but Remains Same Elsewhere

Massachusetts legislature recently approved raising the minimum wage to $11 by 2017. It's a change that Indiana is unlikely to make anytime soon, as our two senators are split on this issue.

June 26, 2014
A Bit About Bitcoin

Bitcoin's presence in the global market is causing agencies to consider virtual currency regulations on a large scale. Read about Bitcoin's past, present and future in this series.

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Mission

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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Tony Aaron

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

SECTION RESOURCES
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