Credit Law for the Trade Creditor
09/14/2021 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 14 – November 16, 2021

** 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 Zoom in our outlying areas

Instructor Rod Wheeland, CCE CAE
Rod Wheeland served as President of NACM Commercial Services and predecessor companies for twenty-one years and for two years as CEO. He has worked in and around trade credit for four decades, and before coming to NACM in 1995, he was Corporate Credit Manager for Pendleton. Rod served for seven years on the NACM Commercial Services Board of Directors, which he chaired in 1991-92. He chaired the National Presidents Credit Council (Riemer), an association of present and past presidents of eighty national industry credit groups, and he’s a 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, a bachelor’s degree from Eastern Washington University in Spokane, and achieved 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 Zoom 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.