Event Calendar

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Legal Seminar for Directors & Employees

Start Date: 6/23/2021 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 6/23/2021 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Florian Gardens Conference Center

Location:
2340 Lorch Ave
Eau Claire, WI  United States  54701

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

Contact:
Wendy Fassbind
Email: wendy@weca.coop
Phone: (608) 467-4589

 
IMPORTANT NOTE: This program has changed to an in-person program only. It will NOT be offered as a hybrid option. We are sorry for any inconvenience this will cause.
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Legal Seminar for Directors & Employees
1 Skill Builder credit

Each year’s topics reflect the changing environment that electric cooperatives operate in. The Wheeler, Van Sickle & Anderson, S.C. law firm will be covering evolving legal issues pertinent to the decisions made by electric cooperative directors, managers/CEOs, and key staff. Past topics include: Easements, arbitration, dealing with municipalities, statewide regulatory updates, large member bankruptcies, fiduciary duties, handling customer complaints, etc.

Key Topics
  • Easement Update Including Broadband Easements
  • Negotiating Solar PPAs
  • Procurement policies for FEMA reimbursement
  • Who Can Sell Electricity?
  • Electric Service Agreements
  • Annual Meetings and Director Elections
  • Contracting Best Practices
  • Territorial Disputes and Strategies


Associate Membership

Associate membership in the Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association provides a continuing opportunity for providers of goods, services, materials, and equipment to build and maintain networking contacts with Wisconsin's electric co-ops and others with interests and needs related to all aspects of the electric power industry.

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