Standing Committees

The Business Law Section serves its members and the public through its substantive Standing Committees and its Editorial Board.


For information on how to join, see the letter from the Appointments Committee and the Application Form. We urge you to consider joining.

Contact the Committee

For more information, contact the officers for the committee in which you are interested, or contact Business Law Section Section at

Committee E-Groups

Each committee also has an e-group that enables you to track legislative and case law developments and receive other timely notifications from the committee. BLS Section members are encouraged to Sign up for Standing Committee Email Updates.

The Committees

  • Agribusiness
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions (formerly UCC)
  • Consumer Financial Services
  • Corporations
  • Financial Institutions
  • Franchise Law
  • Health Law
  • Insolvency Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Internet & Privacy Law (formerly Cyberspace Law)
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Opinions
  • Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies

Editorial Board

The Editorial Board is responsible for all editing and publication activities for the quarterly Business Law News, and the Annual Review of Recent Developments and Legislation. The Board reviews and selects articles for the two publications and supervises the production staff. For more information, see Editorial Board.