American Indians who have houses and land may be subject to special rules and laws when it comes to giving, selling or leasing that property. This course will touch on those special rules and laws in what is commonly known as conveyances. To convey is to transfer property properly to make it valid in the eyes of the law. Also included in this training module is a section on Probates. This course will describe the steps in the probate process as it pertains to American Indians. If anyone owns land or a house, it cannot be inherited legally without going through probate. This course will explain the basics of what it is and how it works.
- What is a valid conveyance?
- “Indian Lands” – Who has it?
- Special Considerations for Indian Lands
- How to give, sell or lease your Indian Lands
Instructor: Brenda Golden
Date: January 16, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST
Brenda Golden, Esq., Brenda Golden, Esq.
Brenda Golden is an enrolled citizen of the Muscogee Nation. She attended Sequoyah Indian High School, served 8 years in the US Air Force, and resided in Central Oklahoma from 1986 to 2013. She has a Bachelor’s and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma, and has graduated from Oklahoma City University School of Law. Her professional work experience includes over 15 years in HR and Executive Mgmnt. She has worked for the last 10 years with native organizations.
Brenda Golden is an enrolled citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. She grew up outside of Clearview, Oklahoma on “Harjo Hill”, attended Sequoyah Indian High School, served in the US Air Force for 8 years and resided in Central Oklahoma from 1986 to 2013. She currently resides in Eastern Oklahoma having relocated to work for her tribal nation. Brenda has three daughters (one deceased) and four grandchildren.
She has a Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Marketing and a Masters in Business Administration both conferred from the University of Oklahoma. Brenda graduated from Oklahoma City University School of Law with a Juris Doctor and is a member of the National Native American Bar Association.
Her professional work experience includes over 15 years in Human Resources and Executive Management and 10 years with the State of Oklahoma. She has dedicated the last 10 years to working with tribal governments and native organizations.
- Offered: Online
- Start: January 16, 2018 -
- End: January 16, 2018 -