Tribal Business Structures: Section 17 Federal Law Corporations
November 15, 2017
In this webinar, we discuss why choosing a business structure is important to tribal economic development, with a focus on Section 17-Federal Law Corporations and why they may or may not be a good vehicle for your tribe. You will learn: the various steps to securing a federal charter from the Department of Interior, sovereign immunity and waiver provisions that are typically contained in such charters, federal income tax treatment and benefits, governance options, how various states regard Section 17 corporations, and disadvantages of utilizing Section 17 corporations.
Webinar Date: 11/15/2017