American Bar Association
 
Government Affairs Practice Committee

ABA Section of Business Law


Government Affairs Practice Committee


Who We Are

The mission of the Government Affairs Practice Committee is to provide informational resources and a forum for the exchange of ideas regarding substantive areas of policy, political law and the regulation of the profession for federal, state and provincial lobbyists and government affairs practitioners, both in-house and in private practice.


Message From The Chair



Welcome to the Government Affairs Practice Committee page. I look forward to working with all of you to develop timely and informative content and provide a forum for the exchange of thoughts and ideas. This committee welcomes all practitioners who deal with government affairs in their practice, whether it be as in-house counsel, a private practitioner or as a government employee. This committee is an excellent resource for government affairs practitioners, and I encourage all members to become active and involved. If anyone has any thoughts or ideas, please feel free to contact me at any time. My email is akellogg@hselaw.com and my phone number is (518)434-4377.


Mark your calendars for the Annual Business Law Section Spring meeting. The Spring Meeting will take place from April 12-14, 2018 in Orlando, FL. More details to follow as the programming and schedule are finalized. Our committee will meet at this meeting. The agenda and call in information will be posted as the meeting gets closer. Please note that while the Business Law Section will have a Fall meeting in Washington, DC from November 16-18, 2017, our committee will not be participating in that meeting.


Stay tuned for information on the CLE programming the committee will be sponsoring at the Spring Meeting. Also, stay tuned for our next Committee newsletter and an online program that is being developed for early December.


Please let me know if you have any questions about the committee, our meetings or the programs.


Materials


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Leadership

Chair:

Kellogg, Amy

Sub-Committee Chairs:

Abel, Jason
Bing, Jonathan
Lininger, Brett
Lisk, Thomas
Shore, Jacques
Stewart, James

Committee Roster  


Government Affairs Practice Newsletter


Programs, Meetings and Events

Committee Events

Government Affairs Practice Committee Meeting

September 15, 2017
The committee will meet to discuss committee priorities, initiatives and programming for the Fall and Spring meetings.
 
Section Events

    Basics of UCC Article 2 - Understanding Sales of Goods

    10/24/2017-10/24/2017

    UCC Article 2 (Sale of Goods) directly impacts most businesses on a daily basis. Do you know what warranties come with the goods your client buys? What happens if the seller delivers defective goods, or the wrong goods, and your client wants to return or reject them? What do those shipping acronyms ...

    22nd National M&A Institute

    11/02/2017-11/03/2017
    Encore at Wynn Las Vegas
    Las Vegas

    This national institute includes an extensive mock negotiation that will give you valuable insights on negotiating key representations, warranties, closing conditions, and indemnification provisions in an acquisition

    2017 LLC Institute

    11/02/2017-11/03/2017
    Le Meridien Arlington
    Arlington

    Join us for the LLCs, Partnerships and Unincorporated Entities Committee Meeting , November 2-3, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia, at the Le Meridien Arlington and Waterview Conference Center. The Le Meridien group rate is $260 + taxes. The group rate includes complimentary access to the fitness ...


Committee Communications

To send a message to the full committee, please use the email address below. You must be a member of the Committee to successfully send a message to the listserve.

BL-GAP@mail.americanbar.org

In order to access the listserve archive, please click here.

Please also find us on Linked In under Groups - Government Affairs Practice Committee - ABA Business Law Section.
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Modified by Graham Hunt on September 19, 2017

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