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Smart Start Breakfast Series

Boost your business savvy! Attend a series of Legal Discussions without the “legalese.” Local attorneys will discuss business issues and how to handle them appropriately. Real world scenarios presented by practicing lawyers.

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Smart Start Breakfast Series


Continental Breakfast included


Session 1 – April 13, 2011
Session 2 – April 27, 2011
Session 3 – May 11, 2011
Session 4 – May 25, 2011


$25/person per session or
$80/person when registering for all 4 sessions


Customized Training & Continuing Education
60 E Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55107
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  • Session 1:   April 13, 2011 - 8:00am−9:30am
  • What to do about Employee Misconduct?
    Identifying employee misconduct, including fraud and theft. When to conduct an employment investigation. Dealing with problem employees.

  • Session 2:   April 27, 2011 - 8:00am−9:30am
  • Best Business Practices: Keeping Your Business Out of Legal Trouble
    Practical suggestions to help prevent business disputes and litigation. Document retention: Why does it matter and why should I care?

    • Presented by Susan Dickel Minsberg, Susan Minsberg Law Office and Mary Budge, Budge Law Offices, LLC

    • To register go to

  • Session 3:   May 11, 2011 - 8:00am−9:30am
  • Getting What You Want
    Using negotiation and contracting to advance your intended business goals, and avoid unintended consequences. Government regulations everyone should know and more.

    • Presented by Gayle C. Hendley, Gayle C. Hendley, PLLC and Karen E. Marty, Marty Law Firm, LLC

    • To register go to

  • Session 4:   May 25, 2011 - 8:00am−9:30am
  • From Divorce to Death
    Succession Planning: the impact of marriage, death and divorce on your business. Practical suggestions to help you protect your business, including non-compete/confidentiality, prenuptial and buy/sell agreements.

    • Presented by Susan Dickel Minsberg, Susan Minsberg Law Office and Catherine R. Thatcher, Thatcher Law Firm PA

    • To register go to

If you have any questions on this series or about any of our services, please call Cheryl Beaumier at 651.846.1438 or Heather McGannon at 651.403.4118.