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2016 Juvenile Law Seminar
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4/28/2016
When: Thursday, April 28, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Where: In-person or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin
515-697-7874

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The Juvenile Law Seminar is essential to family and juvenile law practitioners. This year, in-person attendees can tailor the Juvenile Law Seminar to meet their educational needs by selecting from several hot topic breakouts such as Relative Placement Preference and Notification, Every Child Succeeds or Too Good to Lose. Prof. Brent Pattison will cover new juvenile case law, hot topics and legislation, Ellen Ramsey-Kacena will focus on bridge orders by providing guidance on them and Judge Colin Witt will present Second Hand Trauma and Vicarious Trauma and Compassion Fatigue.

Also new this year, attendees have the opportunity to register for both the Juvenile Law Seminar and the Criminal Law Seminar (April 29) and save $30. Simply, click here to register for both seminars.
To register for the Juvenile Law Seminar only, please click the register button at the top of page.

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for a printable registration form.


SCHEDULE
 
8:00 - 8:30 - Registration
8:30 - 9:30 - Hot Topics, Case Law Update and Legislation
- Speaker: Prof. Brent Pattison, Director, Middleton Children’s Rights, Drake Law School
9:30 - 10:15 - Bridge Orders: Lessons Learned a Year Later
- Speaker: Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Attorney at Law
10:15 - 10:30 - Break
10:30 - 11:30 - Breakout Session #1

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
In-person attendees: please indicate which session you plan on attending when registering. Live webinar attendees will automatically be placed in the session with the highest number of in-person attendees.


Relative Placement Preference and Notification
- Speaker: Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Attorney at Law and Caitlin Slessor, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll PLC

Every Child Succeeds - Speaker: Thomas Mayes, Iowa Department of Education
Too Good to Lose
- Speaker: TBA (does not qualify for Children's Justice juvenile credit)

11:40 - 12:10 - Taking Care of the Caretakers
- Speaker: Mike McInroy –
Service Area Administrator, Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS)
12:10 - 12:40 – Lunch (provided with registration)
12:40 - 1:40 - Second Hand Trauma/Vicarious Trauma and Compassion Fatigue
- Speaker: Hon. Colin Witt, District Associate Judge, District 5C
1:40 - 2:25  Changes to Federal Law, Including Another Planned Permanent Living Arrangement (APPLA), Trafficking and Reasonable Parent
- Speaker: Charles Phillips, Iowa Attorney General’s Office
2:25 - 2:40 - Break
2:40 - 3:40 - Taking Back the Best Interest Argument
Moderator: Jami Hagemeier, Williams & Hagemeier PLC
Panelists: Rachel Antonuccio, Iowa City Public Defender's Office, Juvenile Division;  Hon. Rose Anne Medford, District Associate Judge; and Hon. Bill Owens, Associate Juvenile Judge
3:40 - 3:45 - Break
3:45 - 4:45 - Breakout Session #2

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
In-person attendees: please indicate which session you plan on attending when registering. Live webinar attendees will automatically be placed in the session with the highest number of in-person attendees.

Direct Examination
- Speaker: Rachel Antonuccio, Iowa City Public Defender's Office, Juvenile Division
Cross Examination
- Speaker: Barb Davis, Barbara Durden Davis, P.C.
Opening/Closing Statements
- Speaker: Barb Davis, Barbara Durden Davis, P.C.

CLE CREDIT (approved) 
7 state hours which includes 1 ethics hour and 1.75 federal hours
Children's Justice juvenile credit has been approved for 7 hours.

REGISTRATION FEES
Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after April 27 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.

ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Members - $160
Please use promo code juv160 when registering to receive the $160 rate. This code is for ISBA Juvenile Law Section members only. If wanting to join this section ($15 fee), please contact the ISBA Membership Department at 515-697-7870 (must already be an ISBA member).

ISBA Members - $175
Non-ISBA Members - $275

MATERIALS
If attending via the live webinar, any materials related to this event, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.

ATTENDANCE PREFERENCE
Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for this event. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Headquarters (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Law Section


The Iowa State Bar Association • 625 East Court Avenue • Des Moines, IA 50309
Ph. (515) 243-3179 • Fax (515) 243-2511
Email: isba@iowabar.org