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OESA 2019 Butzel Long Supplier Academy Series III
July 26, 2019 , MSU Management Education Center • Troy, Mich. • Or Via Live Webinar

Registration for the OESA 2019 Butzel Long Supplier Academy Series III event to be held on July 26th, 2019 at the MSU Management Education Center in Troy, MI has closed. In-person registration will be available on the day of the event on-site. To expedite your registration, please complete the On-Site Form below and bring it with you to the event. There will be a designated individual who will help you complete registration.


Event Details

The automotive industry continues to grow and innovate at a rapid pace which may present challenges when it comes to protecting the best interests of the business. New types of agreements, customers, buyers and negotiation strategies have become daily topics of conversation.
To help seasoned supplier executives and those new to the industry gain a better understanding of various contractual agreements, the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), in partnership with Butzel Long, will host a “Supplier Legal Academy Series” designed to provide a “back-to-basics” approach for supply chain management in the current landscape, while looking ahead toward uncharted territory.
The final OESA 2019 Butzel Long Supplier Legal Academy Series meeting is July 26, 2019, at the MSU Management Education Center in Troy Mich. Rick Berg
shareholder, Jen Dukarski, shareholder, and Paul Mersino, shareholder, Butzel Long, will discuss "Safeguarding Your Resources" including:

  • Protecting your Trade Secrets
    • Workers going to competitors
  • Who Owns your Work
  • Rights to Information
  • Tooling Fundamentals
    • Tooling rights
    • Changing ownership as products are developed and created

Supplier executives responsible for understanding, fulfilling and enforcing supply chain contracts should plan to attend these briefings.
Registration is available in the events section of For registration and program information, contact OESA at 248.952.6401 or

Registration Information

OESA Member Pricing                      $100                     
OESA Member Pricing WEBINAR    $50

Non-OESA Member Pricing                       $150   
Non-OESA Member Pricing  WEBNIAR    $100

Please Note: OESA cannot accept credit card information on faxed or emailed registrations. If you register via the PDF form, an OESA representative will contact you for payment information.

CLICK HERE for On-Site PDF Registration Form

Note:  Refunds cannot be given after July 19 for the July 26 meeting.  Substitutions are always welcome. Charges will appear as “Motor & Equip MFG Assoc.” Register online at or fax the completed registration form to 248.952.6404.

Event Agenda

CLICK HERE for the July 26th Event Agenda

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