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Best & Flanagan Attorneys to Co-Chair and Present at the Tribal Lending and Financial Institutions Convention

Tom Heffelfinger, attorney at Best & Flanagan and member of the White Collar Criminal and Regulatory Defense and Native American Law practice groups, will co-chair the upcoming Conference on Tribal Lending and Financial Institutions on June 19 & 20, 2014 at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota This conference, presented by Law Seminars International, explores the complex interplay between federal and state regulations, the formation and operation of Tribal financial institutions and economic development.

Best & Flanagan attorney, Jim Diracles, will be presenting on the topic of tax considerations for planning tribal economic development activities. This presentation will cover tribal tax policy, administration and enforcement issues: Setting up Tribal tax codes and administrative machinery; negotiating state compacts; and practical considerations for raising Tribal revenues through taxation of commercial activities.

Additional detail on the conference can be found at http://www.lawseminars.com/detail.php?SeminarCode=14TRIBFMN.

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