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The MSBA's Solo and Small Firm Section Presents


"Solo & Small Firm Section Appreciation Event, Elections and CLE – Updates you need to know in Family, Civil, and Criminal Law"

Please join us for the Solo and Small Firm Section Appreciation Event and Annual Elections.

This event includes a full breakfast buffet with time for networking, followed by Section Council elections.

The one-hour CLE will quickly get you up-to-date on the latest changes in Family, Civil, and Criminal Law.

We will wrap up the morning with some fun prize giveaways (including a FREE registration for the 2013 Strategic Solutions for Solo & Small Firms Conference in Duluth – a$345 value!)


CLE Details:

Civil Law Updates:
Overview of the significant changes to the Minnesota Rules of Civil Procedure and General Rules of Practice that go into effect July 1, 2013, focusing on new discovery rules, filing requirements, and expedited motion practice.

Criminal Law Updates:
Overview of developments from the past calendar year including DWI issues such as McNeely (and the U.S. Supreme Court decision on McNeely issued today), DWI minimum sentences, license revocation - review of latest rules, forfeiture - new rules, and a year-in-review of significant criminal law cases from Minnesota Supreme Court and Minnesota Court of Appeals.

Family Law Updates:
Explanation of the 2012 rule changes and the repercussions some are experiencing if they are not using the new rules.



Anthony Bushnell , The Bushnell Law Firm

Michael Frasier, Snyder Gislason Frasier LLC

Adam Gislason, Snyder Gislason Frasier LLC

Susan Dickel Minsberg , Susan Minsberg Law Office


1 hour of Standard CLE credit approved (179066)



Date:   Friday, May 10, 2013

Networking Breakfast and Registration | 8:00 a.m. 
Annual Meeting and Elections | 8:30 a.m.
Seminar | 8:45 a.m.

Metropolitan Ballroom
5418 Wayzata Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55416 


Solo & Small Firm Section Members:  $10.00

Join the Solo & Small Firm Section and attend this meeting at no additional cost (membership runs through June 2014):  $22.00

All Other Registrants:  $45.00

Teleconferencing is not available.

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed.

Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Nicole Battles, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336