2015 Lending Seminar

River's Edge Convention Center
10 4th Avenue South
Stockinger Suite
St. Cloud, MN 56301

Firm Event

Legal issues relating to commercial lending continue to evolve and confound lenders. Join Gray Plant Mooty's Commercial Financial Services Group as we explore common lending questions, review Minnesota and national cases, understand the anatomy of a workout, and receive an update on the secure lending best practices.

This seminar features topics of interest to commercial lenders, agricultural lenders, credit officers, and senior management. We promise an interactive experience with plenty of opportunity to ask questions. View the scheduled events here.




10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

New This Year! 30 Things Every Lender Needs to Know: High Stakes and Mistakes – Tips for a Winning Hand
Practical answers to common lending questions and mistakes that will save a call to your attorney (and help you sleep at night) 

  • Dorraine Larison
  • Jeff Peterson
  • Jason

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.



12:30 – 1:05 p.m.

Case Law Update
Summaries of select Minnesota and national cases that were decided over the past year

  • Andrew Steil

1:05 – 1:40 p.m.

Legislative Update
What lenders need to know about the 2015 State Legislative Session

  • Daryn McBeth

1:40 – 2:20 p.m.

Anatomy of a Workout
A discussion of the considerations involved in, and the process of, negotiating a successful loan workout from the standpoint of a lender’s workout counsel and borrower’s counsel

  • Scott Larison
  • Adam Nathe

2:20 – 2:35 p.m.



2:35 – 3:35 p.m.

Secured Lending Update
More Traps for the Unwary – A Survey of Select Cases Under UCC Article 9: A discussion of important secured lending cases under the UCC from Minnesota and beyond

  • Phil Kunkel
  • George Meinz

3:35 – 4:00 p.m.

Panel Q&A


4:00 – 5:00 p.m.