Rebuilding Our Community: Legal Resources to Help Your Small Business

Event Date

June 16th, 2020

Event Time

6/16/20 2:00 pm - 6/19/20 2:00 pm


Zoom Virtual Platform


Free to the Public


Registration Link

Attorneys from Dorsey & Whitney LLP are partnering with LegalCORPS to offer a webinar series to small business owners impacted by COVID-19 and widespread community unrest.  Tuesday, June 16 will be the second webinar in the series.


Tuesday June 16, 2020: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Lender Financing, Land Use, Grant and Aid programs 

Presenters will discuss negotiating existing bank loan and equipment leasing issues as to defaults, re-setting payment terms, and coordinating with insurance policy recoveries as to cash flow sources; community funding resources; and city approvals required to re-build.


Wednesday June 17, 2020:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Real Estate and Leasing, Supply Chain Issues 

Presenters will discuss key leasing provisions related to repair and replacement obligations, payment of rent, termination rights, insurance considerations and others that will aid both parties in determining their legal rights and obligations moving forward. We will also touch on similar issues relating to supply contracts.

Thursday June 18, 2020:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Construction

Presenters will discuss key issues to consider when planning for rebuilding, precautions regarding contractors, and tips to manage the process.

Friday June 19, 2020:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Wrap-Up Session Based Upon Questions Submitted throughout the week

The webinars are free to attend, and you may attend as few or as many as you have interest in.

If you need legal assistance with business law needs, LegalCORPS client intake lines are available for small business owners and nonprofits in Minnesota, by calling 612-752-6687. The intake line will be staffed Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

If you have any questions regarding this webinar series, please contact Dorsey & Whitney LLP Pro Bono Counsel, Alysia Zens,, 612-752-7333.


If you are unable to join us, a recording of the webinar series will be available through the LegalCORPS website.

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