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Friday, March 22, 2024

Legal Updates for Directors & Employees

Start Date: 3/22/2024 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 3/22/2024 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Florian Gardens Conference Center

2340 Lorch Ave
Eau Claire, WI  United States  54701

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

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

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Legal Seminar for Directors & Employees
1-1/4 Skill Builder credits

Each year topics reflect the changing environment that electric cooperatives operate in. The Weld Riley, S.C. and Fredrikson & Byron P.A. law firms will be covering evolving legal issues pertinent to the decisions made by electric cooperative directors, managers/CEOs, and key staff.
Agenda Topics:
  • Regulatory Update: The PSC, EV, and FERC Order 1000
  • Environmental Compliance Requirements for Federal Utility Grants
  • Security Interests in Member Assets/Why the Earlier Perfected Bird Gets the Collateral Worm
  • Key Issues in Payments Compliance
  • OSHA Investigations: Processes and Best Practices
  • Stray Voltage Update and Outlook
  • Easement Refresher (if time allows)
  • Analysis and Discussion of PSC 4220-DR-112 Deer Hills Development and Territory Disputes
  • Collective Bargaining and Employment Law Update
  • Board Ethics, Conflict of Interest, Retirement, and More
DIRECTOR GOLD RENEWAL: Once the program agenda is finalized, WECA will be requesting this course be approved as an extra credit towards Director Gold renewal. Director Gold requires 3 credits be taken in a 2-year period with at least 2 coming from BLC and the other being either a BLC or other approved course.

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Registration is Closed
Closed: 3/22/2024 4:00 PM

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