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Christine Morganti
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Attorneys To Study Business Law Considerations

Albuquerque, N.M.—The State Bar of New Mexico Business Law Section will hold the 2010 Business Law Institute, a continuing legal education event, Nov. 15, at the State Bar Center.

Topics and presenters include Documenting the Business Sale in Difficult Economic Times by James J. Widland; Employment Law Considerations for Business Lawyers: Hiring, Wage and Hour Laws, Downsizing and Layoffs by Christa M. Hazlett; Keeping Your Non-Compete Clauses Out of Litigation by Gary J. Van Luchene and W. Spencer Reid; Banking Law Reform Update by Erik F. Gerding, Professor, UNM School of Law; and How Business Lawyers Can ‘Do’ Due Diligence Using Free Internet Sites by Carole Levitt and Mark Rosch.

Visit to register and to view the full schedule.

The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 8500 members. Its purposes are to aid the courts in administering justice and preserving the rule of law, and to foster a high standard of integrity and competence within the legal profession.