Credit Law for the Trade Creditor
09/15/2020 3:00 PM PT - 6:00:00 PM PT

This 10-week course provides a review of the fundamentals of the American legal system and various aspects of Federal and State laws and regulations as they affect the trade creditor. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will understand the legal environment of business, legal forms of business organization, the Federal antitrust laws, the Consumer Credit Protection Act, agent responsibilities and liabilities, payment methods and processing, negotiable instruments, security interests in personal and real property, other forms of risk mitigation, insolvency and the Bankruptcy Code, and the use of these legal rights and responsibilities to maximize sales and minimize delinquency and bad debts.

This class meets one of the requirements for the Credit Business Fellow (CBF) designation.

Meets weekly on Tuesday's from 3:00 - 6:00pm September 15 – November 17, 2020

** Additional charge of $302.00 for Business Law Today, Comprehensive, 11th Edition textbook + cost of shipping. Textbook will be ordered for students by NACM Commercial Services.

** Attendees may attend in our Portland, San Diego and Spokane offices and via Skype in our outlying areas

Instructor Rod Wheeland, CCE, CAE
Rod Wheeland worked for NACM Commercial Services and predecessor companies for 24 years. Before coming to NACM in 1995, he was general credit manager for Pendleton Woolen Mills. Rod served for seven years on the NACM Northwest Board of Directors, which he chaired in 1991-92. He is past chairman of the National Presidents Credit Council (Riemer), an association of present and past presidents of national industry credit groups, and past chairman of the NACM Affiliate Secretarial Council, which represents NACM Affiliates on the NACM National Board of Directors. Rod has a master’s degree from York University in Toronto, achieved the CCE certification in 1991,and the CAE in 2007.

Event Sponsor:  NACM Commercial Services

Course Level:  C - Core

CEU: 0.000
CCE: 0.000

NACM CS Offices & Via Skype in Outlying Areas

 Members: $415.00 Non-Members: $615.00

*Price is for admission only. Some events, especially college credit classes, have additional costs associated with materials, such as text books. See the event comments above for more details. Membership discount eligibility is at the discretion of the event sponsor.

Cancellations will be accepted for full refund no later than five working days prior to event — substitute attendees accepted up to day of event.