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CLE ON THE GEAUX IN HOUSTON 2014  -  CLE MATERIALS  speaker biographies ]


Friday, Aug. 28, 2014
12:30 - 2 p.m.    FEDERAL EVIDENCE AND THE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA - materials
Speaker:  Kyle Ferachi

2 - 3 p.m.    LSU ATHLETES ON THE FIELD AND IN THE LAW
Panel:  Kevin Ainsworth, Jimmy Courtenay, Jordan Faircloth,
Kris Perret & Henri Saunders; Moderator: Chad Dudley - materials


3:15 - 4:15 p.m.    ETHICS
Speaker:  Michael S. Walsh - guidepresentation notes

4:15 - 5:15 p.m.    MEET THE CHIEFS: 
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW, BUT HAVE BEEN TOO AFRAID TO ASK

Panel:  Judge Pam Baker, Judge William Dupont,
Judge Blair Downing Edwards, Judge Guy Holdridge - materials

5:15 - 6:15 p.m.    PROFESSIONALISM
Speakers:  Michael A. Golemi, James Peltier, Judge Guy Holdridge - materials 

Saturday, Aug. 29, 2014
8:30 - 10 a.m.
    CIVIL AND CRIMINAL LAW UPDATE civil materials  -  criminal materials
Speakers:  Judge Toni Higginbotham & Scott Johnson

10:15 - 11:15 a.m.    TRIAL EVIDENCE:  GETTING IT IN AND KEEPING IT OUT
Speaker:  Darrel J. Papillion - materials

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.    WORKING WITH YOUR FINANCIAL EXPERT
Speaker:  Ralph Stephens - materials











BENCH BAR CONFERENCE 2014  -  CLE MATERIALS 


Thursday, July 24, 2014
BEING DR. XAVIER (Professionalism)
2 - 3 PM - Speaker:  James A. Cobb Jr. (no materials online)

AVOIDING KRYPTONITE
3 - 4 PM - Speakers:  John Cattie and James Raines  (+ additional handout)

THE GREEN LANTERN WILL LIGHT OUR WAY THROUGH THE FOG
4:15 - 5:15 PM - Speakers:  Judge William A. Morvant and Judge Shelly D. Dick

CHANGING FROM CLARK KENT TO SUPERMAN
5:15 - 6:15 PM - Speaker: Lewis O. Unglesby

Friday, July 25, 2014
DEFENDING LEX LUTHOR (Professionalism)
8 - 9 AM - Speaker:  Stephen Jones


PUT DOWN THAT CELL PHONE AND STEP BACK! (Ethics)
9 - 10 AM - Speaker:  Michael H. Rubin 


    LET IT GO (Professionalism)
10:15 - 11:15 AM - Speaker:  Bethany Rubin Henderson


DWI MYTH BUSTERS: 
Myth vs. Reality
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM - Speakers: Col. Mike Edmonson,
Master Trooper Greg Marchand, Lance Pratt, D. Carson Marcantel,
Franz Borghardt and Steven J. Moore

Saturday, July 26, 2014
ACCESSING THE SECRETS OF THE BAT COMPUTER
8 - 9 AM - Speaker:  John Linss (no materials online)


WHEN ALL OF OUR POWERS COMBINE, WE ARE FEDERAL COURT!
9 - 10 AM - Speakers:  Chief U.S. District Court Judge Brian A. Jackson,
Michael L. McConnell, Clarence Rambo,
Donna Gregory and Kell Martin (no materials online)

CAPTAIN AMERICA'S SWORD & SHIELD OF EVIDENCE
10:15 - 11:15 AM - Speaker:  Edward J. Walters

HOLY RECENT DEVELOPMENTS, BATMAN!
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM - Speakers:  Judge Pamela Moses-Laramore
and District Attorney Hillar Moore III









CLE by the Hour 2013

DEC. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 27, 28


THURSDAY, DEC. 5                                                                                  

8 AM  /  Professionalism  /  EUGENE GROVES
9:10 AM  /  Long-term Prognosis of Soft Tissue Injuries   [additional materials from class]
/ ROBIN KRUMHOLT & DR. JAY PERNICIARO
10:20 AM  /  A Review of Open Records & Public Meetings Law  / EMALIE BOYCE
11:30 AM  /  IRS Collections:  Options & Obstacles  / CARY & ANGIE BRYSON
1:30 PM  /  Professionalism Jeopardy  / KELLY LEGIER & SANDRA DIGGS-MILLER
2:40 PM  /  Products Liability for Inherently Dangerous Products 
/ JAMES d'ENTREMONT
3:50 PM  /  Ethics / JUDGE JOHN MICHAEL GUIDRY      
5 PM  /  Traps for the Unwary in Divorce Litigation  / JEFFREY WITTENBRINK 
6:10 PM  / Forensic Accounting Update  /  TUAN PHAM

FRIDAY, DEC. 6                                                                                  

8 AM /  Criminal Law Updates / KURT WALL
9:10 AM  /  Common Ethical Mistakes in Legal Marketing ...And How to Avoid Them 
/ RICHARD LEMMLER
10:20 AM  /  Bankruptcy  / RYAN RICHMOND
11:30 AM  /  Recent Developments in Successions & Donations  / JOSEPH MENGIS
1:30 PM  / Louisiana Mineral Rights   / KEITH HALL
2:40 PM  /  Professionalism:  Political Correctness  / ETHEL GRAHAM & TIFFANY SMITH
3:50 PM  /  Family Law  / MIKE AARON

 


THURSDAY, DEC. 12                                                                                  

8 AM  /  Professionalism  / MARK PLAISANCE
9:10 AM  /  Evidence   /  JOHNNY JOUBERT
10:20 AM  /  Tax Consequences in Tort Recoveries  /  BILL POTTER
11:30 AM  /  Special Education Law [laws]  [misc]  [other]  [sample court pleadings]  
/  DANIELLE MUNRO
1:30 PM  /  A Primer on Louisiana's New Tax Credit Registry Act  /  CHRIS ODINET
2:40 PM  /  Residential & Commercial Purchase Agreements & Related Contracts  
[additional materials]    / ERIK PIAZZA 
3:50 PM  /  Understanding Employees' Rights to Overtime Under the Fair Labor
Standards Act
  /  JERRY MARTIN        
5 PM  /  Professionalism  /  JUDGE JAY ZAINEY 
6:10 PM  /  Ethics  /  AMY GROVES LOWE

FRIDAY, DEC. 13                                                                                  

8 AM  /  Law Practice Management:  Going Paperless (LPM)   / BRIAN MUNSON
9:10 AM  /  Professionalism   /  TRAVIS BROUSSARD
10:20 AM  /  10 Rules for Success Your Mom Taught You (LPM)   /  ANN WISE   
11:30 AM / How to Survive & Thrive as a Solo or Small Firm
/ DAVID H. OGWYN
1:30 PM  /  Ethics   /  ROBERT S. KENNEDY JR.
2:40 PM  /  DWI Checkpoints 
/  FRANZ BORGHARDT, STEVE MOORE & CARSON MARCANTEL
3:50 PM  /  Recent Developments in Labor & Employment Law   /  LEVY LEATHERMAN

THURSDAY, DEC. 19                                                                                  

PLEASE NOTE:  The materials for the 8 a.m. thru 3:50 p.m. CLE seminars are all the same, so if you are attending multiple seminars presented by Rafael Gonzalez, only one copy is needed.
8 AM  /  Intro. to the Medicare Secondary Payer Act  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ 
9:10 AM  /  Intro. to Mandatory Insurer Reporting  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ
10:20 AM  /  Intro. to Conditional Payment Resolution  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ
11:30 AM  /  Adv. Conditional Payment Resolution Update  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ
1:30 PM  /  Intro. to Medicare Set Asides  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ
2:40  PM  /  Adv. Medicare Set Aside Update  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ
3:50 PM  /  MSP & Settlements (Ethics)  /  RAFAEL GONZALEZ 
5 PM  /  Preparing for & Presenting Your Case at Mediation  / PAUL MARKS 
6:10 PM  /  Professionalism of Social Media 
/  PATRICK BROYLES & ABBOUD THOMAS
 

FRIDAY, DEC. 20                                                                                  

8 AM  /  Professionalism  / CHARLES R. MOORE
9:10 AM  /  Real Estate  /  CLAY TANNER    
10:20 AM  / The ABCs of Inclusion:  A Professionalism Primer  /  I.J. CLARK-SAM
11:30 AM   /  Ethics /  STEVE LOEB  [no materials provided]
1:30 PM   /  Business Valuation Update  -  / JASON MACMORRAN
2:40 PM   / Defamation  /  MICHAEL C. PALMINTIER
3:50 PM   /  Criminal Law & Procedure  / CHENEY JOSEPH & BERNARD BOUDREAUX

 FRIDAY, DEC. 27                                                                                   
 
8 AM  /  Ethical Responsibilities of Supervising Non-Lawyers in Your Office
An Exploration of Ch. 5 of the La. Rules of Professional Conduct  /  ROBERT LANCASTER
9:10 AM  /  Voir Dire  / FRANZ BORGHARDT 
10:20 AM  /  Professionalism:  Social Media for Lawyers  / AMANDA STOUT 
11:30 AM  /  Civil Motions  / SCOTT KAISER 
1:30 PM  /  Ethics  /  JUDGE TIM KELLEY 
2:40 PM  /  Interdiction Issues & Procedures Particular to Younger Adults & Their Estates  
/  TODD GAUDIN 
3:50 PM  /  Trust Accounting:  Bank Records Don't Lie (LPM)  /  JULIE WHITE 

SATURDAY, DEC. 28                                                                                   
  
8 AM  /  Ethics  / JENNIFER DURHAM 
9:10 AM  /  Professionalism: Civility Matters
 [ Part 1 ]   [ Part 2 ]   [ Part 3 ]   [ Part 4 ]   [ Article ]  CONTACT THE BRBA FOR MATERIALS
/  JIM GEORGE & DALE BARINGER 
10:20 AM  /  Collections  /  GARTH RIDGE 
11:30 AM  /  Ethics:  Not Following the Rules  / JUDGE JESSIE LEBLANC 
1 PM  /  Professionalism vs. Mayhem  /  BRIAN COODY 
2 PM  /  Identity Theft (LPM)  /  SETH DORNIER & ROBERT WOOSLEY