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This program was recorded on June 24, 2020
This course will begin with a brief survey of the nature of the areas of the United States known as “Indian country” and the tribes that govern those areas, followed by a discussion of the overlapping authorities of the federal, state, tribal governments in Indian country. Next, the course will address areas of specific interest to those doing business in Indian country and with Indian tribes outside of Indian country. First, we will examine the sovereign immunity of tribes and their immunity from most forms of taxation. Second, we will discuss the taxation and regulation of businesses in Indian country. Third, we will address the thorny issue of dispute resolution in contracts with Indian tribes and within Indian country. Finally, the course will conclude with a brief summary of the tax, regulatory, and financing advantages of investing in Indian country and some of the common ethical pitfalls encountered in Indian country.