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 Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 - BRBA FALL EXPO & CONFERENCE
(SEPTEMBER BAR LUNCHEON / 30TH ANNIVERSARY LAW EXPO)

L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge, 777 L'Auberge Ave.


MARITIME LAW    (handouts from slides)
11 - 11:30 AM - Speakers:  JUDGE JOHN W. deGRAVELLES & J. NEALE deGRAVELLES



LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
12:30 1:30 PM - Speaker:  H. ALSTON JOHNSON III



ETHICS
2 - 3 PM - Speaker:  CHARLES "Chuck" PLATTSMIER

 




PROFESSIONALISM:  A VIEW FROM THE LAW SCHOOL DEANS  (additional info)

3:45 - 4:45 PM - Speakers:  Dean Thomas C. "Tom" Galligan Jr. and Chancellor John Pierre


  



BENCH BAR CONFERENCE 2016

CLE MATERIALS 


Thursday, July 21, 2016

 

 

PROFESSIONALISM:  A VIEW FROM THE LAW SCHOOL DEANS
1 - 2 PM - Speakers:  Dean Thomas C. "Tom" Galligan Jr. and Chancellor John Pierre



ETHICS:  PRACTICE ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FOR NEW AND EXPERIENCED LAWYERS
2 - 3 PM - Speakers:  Danielle Borel, Jeanne C. Comeaux, Kara B. Kantrow,
Hayden Moore and David Abboud Thomas


GENERATIONS IN THE WORKPLACE
3:30 - 4:30 PM - 
Speaker:  Susan Brigman, Ph.D.


PROFESSIONALISM:  HOW THE LSBA MENTORING PROGRAM AND LAW FIRM
SUCCESSION PLANNING CAN ASSIST YOUR PRACTICE
4:30 - 5:30 PM - 
Speaker:  Barry Grodsky   materials:    Part 1    Part 2      Part 3

 

 


Friday, July 22, 2016
TOM & BILL ON TORTS
8 - 9 AM - Speakers:   Dean Thomas C. "Tom" Galligan Jr. and Professor Bill Corbett


SAME-SEX MARRIAGE:  NEW RULES/NEW LAWS
9 - 10 AM - Speakers:   Judge Pam Baker, Judge Charlene Day, Judge Hunter Greene,
Sen. Daniel A. Claitor and Professor Andrea Carroll.


PRETRIAL PROCEDURES:  WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES?
10:15 - 11:45 AM - Speakers:  Judge Guy Holdridge, Judge William A. Morvant, Carla Courtney, Jill L. Craft, Thomas R. Temple Jr. and Darrel J. Papillion.


RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN CRIMINAL LAW
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM -
Speakers:  Judge John W. deGravelles, Judge Louis R. Daniel, Judge Bonnie F. Jackson and Donald J. Cazayoux Jr.  Moderator:  Professor Michelle Ghetti.
 

 

Saturday, July 23, 2016
DISCOVERY, AUTHENTICATION AND ADMISSIBILITY OF SOCIAL MEDIA EVIDENCE
8 - 9 AM -
Speakers:   Brooke Barnett-Bernal, Michael A. Patterson and Edward J. Walters Jr.


DEMYSTIFYING FILM CREDITS
9 - 10 AM - Speaker:  Brandon A. Lagarde


COLLEGE SPORTS & THE LAW
10:15 - 11:15 AM -
Speaker:  Robert W. Barton


IS THE PRACTICE OF MUSIC LAW REALLY THAT ENTERTAINING? ABSOLUTELY!
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM -
Speaker:  Suzette Toledano

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

CLE by the Hour 2015/DEC. 9, 10, 17, 18, 29 & 30

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 9

8 AM  /  Ethics  /  MICHAEL S. WALSH  (practice guide)
9:10 AM  /  Changes in Summary Judgment  / JUDGE GUY HOLDRIDGE
10:20 AM  /  Piercing the Corporate Veil   /  MADISON DeWITT
11:30 AM  /  Recent Developments in Louisiana Civil Procedure  /  WILLIAM D. CORBETT
1:30 PM  /  Current Trends in Tax Advocacy  /  DAVID S. GUNN
2:40 PM  /  Federal (IRS) and Louisiana (LDR) Offers in Compromise  /  TAMI YORK
3:50 PM  /   Developments in the Fair Labor Standards Act   /  TOM KIGGANS
5 PM  /  Professionalism: Generational Differences  /  LYNN LUKER

THURSDAY, DEC. 10

8 AM /  Recent Developments in Successions and Donations  /  JOSEPH W. MENGIS
9:10 AM  /  Privacy in the Workplace:  How Reasonable are our Expectations?  / JOHN FENNER
10:20 AM  /  Law Firm Management  / CHAD DUDLEY
11:30 AM  /  Problem with PUD's  / LAURIE MARIEN, RYAN HOLCOMB & FRANK DUKE
1:30 PM  /  Overview of Federal and State Consumer Privacy Laws  /  CHRIS JONES
2:40 PM  /   Setting up a Law Office:  Considerations to Keep in Mind /  WENDY EDWARDS
3:50 PM  /  Professionalism in Domestic Violence Cases   1     2    / BEAU BROCK & WENDY EDWARDS
5 PM  /  Ethics  /  ANDERSON O. DOTSON III   [Materials not available]

THURSDAY, DEC. 17

8 AM  /  Tips from the Bench  /  JUDGE BEAU HIGGINBOTHAM & JUDGE TONI HIGGINBOTHAM
9:10 AM  /  The Law of Bitcoin and Virtual Currencies   /  CHRIS ODINET
10:20 AM  /  From Site Plan to Permit:  Hurdles and Obstacles  /  RANDY ROUSSEL
11:30 AM  /  Interstate Transfers of Water  /  KAI MIDBOE
1:30 PM  /  Professionalism  /  JUDGE JAMES J. BRADY, JUDGE JOHN W. deGRAVELLES, JUDGE SHELLY D. DICK, JUDGE BRIAN A. JACKSON, JUDGE JAY ZAINEY
2:40 PM  /  Navigating the Disciplinary System when You Have a Complaint    / ROBERT KENNEDY
3:50 PM  /  Mediation:  Preparing and Presenting Your Case  /  PAUL MARKS      

FRIDAY, DEC. 18

8 AM  /  Understanding E-Discovery and Strategies for Mitigating Risks and Costs   /  KIM ROY
9:10 AM  /  E-Discovery Wake Up Call:  Security, Analytics & Digital Forensics   /  GAVIN MANES
10:20 AM  /  Use of Digital Technology in the Courtroom   /  KEITH McDANIEL
11:30 AM / Legal Ethics, Questions & Answers (ethics)  / RICHARD LEMMLER JR.
1:30 PM  /  Professionalism:  ABA Model Rule 8.3: Reporting Impairment Related Content 
/  BUDDY STOCKWELL
2:40 PM  /  Calculating Damages for Individuals  /  MADISON FIELD
3:50 PM  /  IT / Cybersecurity   /  MICHAEL RICHMOND

TUESDAY, DEC. 29
[SPONSORED BY TOTAL CARE INJURY & PAIN CENTERS]
8 AM  /  Louisiana Civil Law and Procedure Updates  /  DARREL J. PAPILLION
9:10 AM  /  National Developments & Implications for Louisiana Workers' Comp  /  CHARLES DAVOLI
10:20 AM  /  What's Left of the FTCA? Brief Recollections in Governmental Immunity
in the 21st Century
  /  MICHAEL PALMINTIER
11:30 AM  /  Recent Developments in Legal Ethics  /  DANE CIOLINO
1:30 PM  /  Professionalism:  Avoiding the Glamour of Incivility   /  REBECCA WISBAR
2:40  PM  /  Machine versus Man /  DR. JAY PERNICIARO
3:50 PM  /  Collateral Damage:  When Civil and Criminal Law Issues
Develop and Overlap in Cases
  /  FRANZ BORGHARDT

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 30
 8 AM  /  Employment Law Update  /  ERIC MILLER
 9:10 AM  / Privacy Issues in Criminal Law  /  JOHN McLINDON
 10:20 AM  /  Tips on Effective Communication during Voir Dire  /  RANDY A. PIEDRAHITA
 11:30 AM  /  Federal Tax Update  /  JOHN PILAND
 1:30 PM  /  Professionalism  /  KAREN MURPHY
 2:40 PM  /   Law Office Practice /  SCOTTY CHABERT
 3:50 PM  /  The Disciplinary Process & How to Avoid Complaints (Ethics)  /  JULIE BROWN WHITE