Arctic Opportunities: Exploring New Passages for Business Growth in the Arctic and North Atlantic

October 24, 2017 Seminar Materials

On October 19, 2017, Verrill Dana hosted a full day seminar exploring business opportunities in the Arctic. Presentation slides shared at this seminar are available below. Click on the name of a presenter to download PDF versions of the slide decks.

Welcome

Transportation & Logistics

Learn how goods move through the Arctic and North Atlantic, and Maine's growing importance as a jumping off point for goods bound for Greenland, Iceland, and Northern Europe.

Business Support & Grants

Don't go it alone. Help is available in the form of grants, loans, and matchmaking services, which will help you find business partners in the markets you target.

Investment & Finance

If you recognize opportunities in the region, you are not alone. Learn about what segments of the economy are exciting to professional investors and hear the perspective of the local commercial banking community.

Keynote Address: Arctic Development from the Greenland Perspective

Economic Landscapes

Technology, Research, & Citizen Science – It's happening now. Governments and other institutions are investing in technology to define the future of the Arctic. The public wants to get involved too.

Firm Highlights

Blog

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation 2021 Summer Client Advisory

Click here to view as a PDF. This Client Advisory summarizes developments in the law governing employee benefit plans prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We explain what these developments mean for plan sponsors and...

Publication/Podcast

Using Legal Project Management in Merger and Acquisition and Joint Venture Transactions, Third Edition

Dennis J. White co-edited the 2021 American Bar Association publication entitled Using Legal Project Management in Merger and Acquisition and Joint Venture Transactions: A Guidebook for Managing Deals More Efficiently and Effectively, Third Edition...

Matter

Copyright Litigation: Software

Defended equipment manufacturer in copyright dispute involving firmware for digital subscriber line access multiplexers (“DSLAMs”). Case resolved favorably.

Publication/Podcast

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation 2021 Summer Client Advisory

Click here to view as a PDF. This Client Advisory summarizes developments in the law governing employee benefit plans prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We explain what these developments mean for plan sponsors and...

Matter

Trademark Litigation: Software

Represented trademark owner in litigation with foreign software company. Successfully defeated motion to dismiss on jurisdictional grounds, which was affirmed on appeal. Also successfully defeated summary judgment motion, which resulted in case settling before...

News

New COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Impacts Many Maine Employers and Workers

News

65 Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers® 2022, Including Eight Named Lawyers of the Year

(August 31, 2021) – 65 Verrill attorneys were recognized as "Best Lawyers" by Best Lawyers® 2022 , including 8 attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year,” a distinguished recognition for only a single lawyer in...

Blog

Revenue Procedure 2021-30: A New and (Further) Improved EPCRS

The Internal Revenue Service has updated the Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (EPCRS) in several respects that will be helpful to retirement plan sponsors. Revenue Procedure 2021-30 , published July 16, 2021, replaces the...

Blog

Retirement Plan Administrators: Are You Ready to Comply with the New Lifetime Income Disclosure Requirement for Benefit Statements?

Lifetime Income Disclosure Requirement . The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (the “SECURE Act”), enacted December 20, 2019, added a new annual disclosure requirement for benefit statements to participants...

Event

MAME's 32nd Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

Please join us as we sponsor MAME’s 32nd Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament! Proceeds go to the MAME Scholarship Fund to help support students interested in entering the manufacturing and trade industry in Maine. At...

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