Welcome to the Business Law Section
Section News & Notes
- Click here to read the Revisions to Article 13 of the Model Business Corporation Act.
The Business Law Section is concerned with the areas of law that relate to the conduct of business, including banking law, securities regulation, business financing, acquisitions, antitrust, contracts, corporations, director liability, mergers, guarantees and other areas. Meets with the Secretary of State's office.
The section, with currently 1550
members, sponsors CLE programs and services; provides members with
a substantive newsletter; and helps mold the association's
legislative agenda for presentation to the N.C. General Assembly.
The newsletter, Notes Bearing Interest, offers an index of its
articles and CLE topics.
The Business Law Section's website includes the following information:
Calendar - contains a listing of Section Council meeting dates, Section Annual meeting dates, and other Section-related events dates, locations, times, and event descriptions.
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) - contains section-specific Continuing Legal Education (CLE) information including upcoming programs and publications when available.
Governance - contains the Business Law section's governing documents including the purpose statement and bylaws.
Join/Renew - contains an online application form for joining this section.
Leadership - contains information from the section's leadership including the section officers, section council, committee chairs, and meeting minutes when available.
ListManager – is a communication tool that offers its members the opportunity to post suggestions, comments or questions to a large number of people at the same time.
Newsletters - contains the section's newsletters, which may be password-protected as determined by the section leadership.
Resources - contains section-specific legal resources including access to Fastcase® / PJI, online links / references, publications (e.g., forms, brochures, booklets, etc.), articles, legislative issues, and other information when available.
Sample Forms - The Business Law Section is pleased to make these sample forms available exclusively to its members. These forms have been donated by practicing members of our Section. The forms are general in nature. They cover routine transactions and are intended to serve only as a resource for the attorney using them.
NCBA - Information about the North Carolina Bar Association's leaders, staff contacts, map/driving tools, and links to other sections, divisions as well as NCBA's home page.