Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Community Development

Uniform Commercial Codes: Bringing Business to Indian Country
Agenda

Monday, June 11, 2012

8:30 am Registration, Continental Breakfast
9:00 am Welcome and Opening Prayer
 

Welcome and Opening Prayer Opening Remarks

Access to Capital and Tribal Legal Infrastructure:
Why Commercial Codes Matter

Secured Transactions Law Overview:
What They Offer for Businesses and Consumers

A Lender’s Perspective

Debunking the Myths

Model Tribal Secured Transactions Law

UCC Lien Filing Systems: What are They and Why are They Important?

12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Reviewing your Tribe’s Secured Transactions Environment
 

What is Your Tribe’s Current State of Law? Is it Adequate? Does it Work?

2:30 pm Implementing a Secured Transactions Law and Filing System

Considerations for Enacting and Implementing a Secured Transactions Law Developing a Plan to Move Forward with your Tribe

3:00 pm Adjourn