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PRACTICING THE THREE Es

 

The Effective, Efficient and Ethical Family Law Practice

 

 


 

March 1-2, 2018

Tri-County Fairgrounds

1234 Sierra Street

Bishop, California 93514

 


 

Getting to Bishop

 

From Las Vegas:  Option 1            Option 2            Option 3

 

Option 1 or 2 from Vegas is the RECOMMENDED route. Option 3 includes about an hour of narrow roads, twists, turns, ups and downs. This route is not recommended, especially when traveling at night.

 

From Reno:  Option 1          Option 2

 


 

Lodging

 

There are many hotels and motels in Bishop, including some chains. Make reservations soon.

 

The Tri-County Fairgrounds offers full RV hookups. To reserve space, call Suzie Wolfersberger at 760-920-1513.

 


 

Early Bird rates valid through October 31, 2017

Regular rates valid 11/1/17 – 2/2/18

Late rates valid 2/3/18 – 3/2/18

 

Attorneys, Judges, Legal Assistants and others in the legal field may not register as guests. Registration includes breakfast, lunch, snack breaks and Thursday banquet. Except for guests, all registrations include CLE.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellation requests received in writing at least 3 weeks prior to the start of the conference may select to receive the recorded content in recognition of tuition paid or receive a refund less a $25 administrative fee.  Conference no-shows and cancellations received within 3 weeks of the conference will receive the audio recording in recognition of tuition paid. Cancellations (in writing) for guest registrations received 2 weeks prior to the start of the conference will receive a full refund. Guest cancellations received within 2 weeks of the conference will not receive a refund.

 

Seminar Information
Seminar Date:
March 01, 2018
Attorney Track

 

Tentative agenda

 

Wednesday, February 28

 

1:00 - 4:00 pm  Check-in & Registration @ Charles Brown

8:00 - 11:00 pm  Bowling @ Back Alley Bowling

 

 

Thursday, March 1

CLE credits:

 

7:30 am - 5:00 pm  Check-in & Registration

 

7:30 - 8:30 am  Breakfast

 

8:30 - 10:30 am  Family Law Basics (Part 1)

                       separate purchase required

 

9:00 - 10:30 am  Caselaw and Legislative Update

                       Speakers: Kim Surratt, Esq., Surratt Law Practice, Reno, NV, and Nevada Supreme Court

 

10:30 - 12:00 pm  Litigation Essentials

                         Speaker: John “Bo” Nichols, Esq., Koons Fuller Family Law, Houston, Texas

 

12:00 - 1:00 pm  Section Meeting & Lunch

 

1:00 – 2:00 pm  Understanding Human Trafficking: Legal Requirements and Lessons Learned from the Field

                        Speaker: Victoria Sweet, Esq., Program Attorney/National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Reno, Nevada

 

2:00 - 3:00 pm  Trauma-Informed Lawyering

                       Speaker: Aaron Polkey, Esq., Futures Without Violence

 

3 - 3:15 pm  Break

 

 

3:15 - 4:15 pm  District Court Judges' Panel

                      

 

4:15 - 5:15 pm  Appellate Court Case Law Update

                       Speaker: Judge Michael Gibbons, Nevada Appellate Court

 

6:30 - 7:30 pm  Social: Wine Tasting by Boisset Collection

 

7:30 – 11:00 pm  Banquet

 

 

 

Friday, March 2

CLE credits:

 

7:30 am - 5:00 pm  Check-in & Registration

 

7:30 - 8:30 am  Breakfast

 

8:00 - 9:00 am  Family Law Basics (Part 2)

                       separate purchased required

 

9:00 - 10:30 am  Effective Evidence

                       Speaker: Heather King, Esq., Koons Fuller Family Law, Dallas, Texas

 

10:30 - 12:00 pm  Tax Changes and Bitcoin

                      Speaker: Richard West, Esq., West Family Law Group, Orlando, Florida

 

12:00 - 1:00 pm   Lunch

     

1:00 - 2:00 pm  Substance Abuse/Addiction/Mental Health

                       Speaker: Justice Stiglich

 

2:00 - 2:15 pm  Break

 

2:15 - 4:15 pm  10 Tips to Understanding and Ethically Capitalizing on the Evolving Legal Market

                       Speaker: Dan Lear, Esq., AVVO, Seattle, Washington

 

5:00 - 8:00 pm  Social Event

 

 

 

Paralegal Track

 

Tentative agenda

 

Wednesday, February 28

 

1:00 - 4:00 pm  Check-in & Registration @ Charles Brown

8:00 - 11:00 pm  Bowling @ Back Alley Bowling

 

 

Thursday, March 1

 

7:30 am - 5:00 pm  Check-in & Registration

 

7:30 - 8:30 am  Breakfast

 

8:30 - 10:30 am  Family Law Basics (Part 1)

                       separate purchase required

 

9:00 - 10:30 am  Case Law and Legislative Update

                       Speakers: Kim Surratt, Esq., Surratt Law Practice, Reno, NV, and Nevada Supreme Court

 

10:30 - 12:00 pm  Discussion of Changes to NRCP 16.2 and 16.205

                         Speaker: Discovery Commissioners Wesley Aires and Erin Truman

 

12:00 - 1:00 pm  Lunch

 

1:00 - 2:00 pm  Trauma-Informed Lawyering

 

2:00 - 3:00 pm  Understanding Human Trafficking: Legal Requirements and Lessons Learned from the Field

                        Speaker: Victoria Sweet, Esq., Program Attorney/National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Reno, Nevada

 

3 - 3:15 pm  Break

 

 

3:15 - 4:15 pm  District Court Judges' Panel

                      

 

4:15 - 5:15 pm  Recent Changes to the Guardianship Statutes

                       Speaker: Justice Hardesty, Nevada Supreme Court

 

6:30  - 7:30 pm  Wine Tasting by Boisset Collection

 

7:30 – 11:00 pm  Banquet

 

 

 

Friday, March 2

 

7:30 am - 3:00 pm  Check-in & Registration

 

7:30 - 8:30 am  Breakfast

 

8:00 - 9:00 am  Family Law Basics (Part 2)

                       separate purchased required

 

9:00 - 10:30 am  Law Clerk Panel

                       Speaker: Nicole Widdis-Hernandez, Kendra Jepsen, Sara Kopjo and Peggy Liou

 

10:30 - 12:00 pm  Tax Changes and Bitcoin

                      Speaker: Richard West, Esq., West Family Law Group, Orlando, Florida

 

12:00 - 1:00 pm   Lunch

     

1:00 - 2:00 pm  Substance Abuse/Addiction/Mental Health

                       Speaker: Justice Stiglich

 

2 - 2:15 pm  Break

 

2:15 - 4:15 pm  10 Tips to Understanding and Ethically Capitalizing on the Evolving Legal Market

                       Speaker: Dan Lear, Esq., AVVO, Seattle, Washington

 

5:00 - 8:00 pm  Social Event

 

 

 

 

Family Law Basics

 

Law clerks attend Family Law Basics free. Register by February 9, 2017 and enter code CLERK2018.

 

 

Guest

 

Attorneys, Judges, Legal Assistants and others in the legal field may not register as guests.

 

 

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