Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development Task Force Meeting


Task Force on Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development
Tentative Meeting Agenda

Annual Meeting 2016 | Indianapolis, Indiana
Friday, July 29, 2016
2:30 – 5:30 PM

2:30 PM Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions

New Member Introductions

Presentations and Model Policy
2:45 PM Presentation: Third Party Investment in Litigation: From Hedge Fund Sponsored Class Actions to Billionaire Bankrolled Lawsuits against Gawker

3:05 PM Presentation: The Workers’ Compensation Option: Facts, Misconceptions and Possibilities

Model Policy Amendment Consideration: Statement of Principles on Workers’ Compensation Reform

3:40 PM Presentation: A State Strategy to Protect Public Employees’ Free Speech Rights in the Wake of Friedrichs v. California Teachers’ Association

Model Policy Consideration: Comprehensive Public Employee Freedom Act

4:00 PM Presentation: An Oasis in the Small Dollar Credit Market Desert: A State Strategy to Meet Consumers’ Needs

4:20 PM Presentation: Reforming State Labor Laws for a Competitive Economic Climate; A Guide for Lawmakers

4:40 PM Presentation: Eliminating Economic Friction Areas; Policies to Adopt and Avoid to Encourage Entrepreneurship

5:00 PM Presentation: State Occupational Licensing Reform Update

Model Policy Consideration: Natural Hair Braiding Protection Act

5:20 PM For the Good of the Order

5:30 PM Adjournment

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