Date: June 25, 2012
Contact: Kelly Griffith, Marketing Manager
Phone: (612) 492-7514
For Immediate Release
Fredrikson & Byron Attorney Kevin Goodno Serves as a
Delegate at the American & German Health Care Forum
Minneapolis, MN June 25, 2012 – – Fredrikson & Byron shareholder and Government Relations Group chair, Kevin Goodno, served as a delegate at the “American & German Health Care Forum,” in Berlin, Germany June 17- 23, 2012. Goodno joined a group of health care experts from Minnesota and Washington, D.C. for a week-long seminar that examines health care policy and compares the U.S. and German health care systems. The group consisted of government officials, academics, providers, and consultants who were are actively involved in the health care reform efforts at the state and federal levels. The trip to Berlin was organized by the University of Minnesota’s Center for German and European Studies, in cooperation with Germany’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Germany’s Federal Ministry of Health. For more information on the University of Minnesota’s Center for German and European Studies, please visit: www.cges.umn.edu.
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. is a 260 attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, Monterrey, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. We’ve built a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet” by bringing business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to our work with clients, and by operating as business advisors and strategic partners as well as legal counselors. The firm’s primary areas of practice include advertising, banking, corporate, corporate governance, employment and labor, energy and renewable energy, government relations, healthcare, intellectual property, international, life sciences, litigation, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, securities, and tax. We serve a broad range of clients, including multinational corporations, public companies, privately-held businesses, entrepreneurs, government agencies, and family businesses. Fredrikson & Byron’s attorneys also work with individuals on estate planning, family law, and immigration matters. We are the exclusive Minnesota law firm member of the World Services Group, a worldwide network of professional service providers. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com.