18th Annual Family Law Seminar – Baton Rouge Marriott

September 25-27, 2014

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Register online now for one, two or all three days. Click here.

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Topics and Speakers: (subject to change without notice)

Thursday, September 25  9:00 am – 4:50 pm (6.0 CLE hours)
Income – An Overview – Robert C. Lowe
Recent Developments in Louisiana Jurisprudence – David M. Prados
The New Family Court Rules – The Honorable David A. Blanchet, Patricia Reeves Floyd, Robert P. Harper
Status and Pre-Trial Conferences – The Honorable Dawn Amacker, The Honorable Carolyn F. Ott
Judicial Conduct – Timothy F. Averill

Friday, September 26  8:00 am – 5:50 pm (8.0 CLE hours)
A Refresher on Reimbursement Claims – Philip R. Riegel, Jr.
Goodwill and Valuation – Professor Sally Brown Richardson
Update on Relocation – D. Rex Anglin
Evidence Issues – Objections (when, what), Admissibility, Code of Evid. Art. 1101 – Frank P. Tranchina, Jr.
How to Avoid Malpractice (Ethics credit) – Steven J. Lane
Defending Against Disciplinary Charges (Ethics credit) – Leslie J. Schiff
How to Deal with the Rambo Litigator (Professionalism credit) – H. F. Sockrider, Jr.
Recent Developments in Legislation – Professor Andrea B. Carroll

Saturday, September 27  8:00 am – 12:15 pm (4.0 CLE hours)
Problems with Retirements – Frank A. Granger
Child Support Enforcement – Robert G. Levy
Reconciliation – What is it? What are its effects? – Lila Tritico Hogan
Drug Testing – Ernest Freeman, Pharm.D.

Location: Baton Rouge Marriott Le Grand Salon (5500 Hilton Ave., Baton Rouge)

Credits: Earn up to 18.0 Louisiana CLE credits including Ethics and Professionalism (your full-year requirements plus carry-over), 18.0 Texas CLE credits including three hours of Ethics, 18.0 Mississippi CLE credits,  or 18 Family Law Specialization credits (your full-year requirements). Need credit for another bar or professional association? We will work with you to report to those entities; fill out the registration form in this brochure, and be sure to complete the portion for “other states.” Or, sign up for other state/organization CE credits at the seminar. Please know your bar/association membership numbers.

Baton Rouge MarriottDirections: From I-10 West, take College Drive Exit 158, turn right onto College Drive, turn right at first traffic light (Corporate Blvd.). Continue for 0.3 mile. Turn right onto Trust Dr., then left onto Hilton Ave. From I-10 East, take College Drive Exit 158, turn left onto College Drive, turn right at second traffic light (Corporate Blvd.). Continue for 0.3 mile. Turn right onto Trust Dr., then left onto Hilton Ave.

Hotel Accommodations: Attendees interested in hotel accommodations may reserve a room at the Marriott for only $97/night by clicking here. Reservations must be made by August 27, 2014, but do not delay. Rooms are limited. Click here for a list of other Baton Rouge hotels.

Seminar Materials: You have a choice of convenient, PDF materials available approximately one week before the seminar or a bound, hard copy of the materials available for pick-up at check-in. Instructions on how to download PDF materials will be included in your confirmation letter, sent via email and snail mail immediately upon registration. Because neither internet access nor electrical outlets are guaranteed, we suggest that you either print or save the PDF materials to your desktop, and fully charge your batteries, if you wish to review them at the seminar. If you select hard-copy materials, they will be distributed upon check-in at the seminar. Walk-in registrations must pay the registration price for and receive hard-copy materials by default.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation requests must be received in our office in writing, by email, fax, or mail, no later than 4:30 p.m., September 18 to receive a refund less a $50 cancellation fee. Requests must be addressed to our office: LSUcle, LSU Law Bldg., Room W203, 110 Union Square, Baton Rouge, LA 70803-0106, and may be faxed to (225) 578-5842 or e-mailed to lsucle@law.lsu.edu.