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2015 Bridge The Gap Seminar Materials

 

2015 Bridge the Gap Seminar
May 14-15, 2015
West Des Moines Marriott
1250 Jordan Creek Pkwy.
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Download or print the materials below before attending the event. Simply click on the the topics below you wish to print or download materials by topic.  To download the complete PDF of the Bridge the Gap Seminar click here (as of 5-12-2015).  Please remember no written materials will be provided at the seminar.  You must download the materials from this website. USB drives will not be provided.

If you have any questions or problems download the attachments, please contact ISBA CLE Director Christy Cronin at 515-697-7874 or cle@iowabar.org.



SCHEDULE - THURSDAY, MAY 14

7:30 - 8:00 AM - Registration

8:00 - 8:30 - Premarital and Post-Marital Agreements

Speaker:  Lori Klockau, Bray & Klockau PLC

8:30 - 9:30 - Human Resources Issues:  Legislative, Administrative and Executive Employment Law Developments

Speaker: Bridget Penick, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

9:30 - 10:00 - Great Iowa Treasure Hunt
Speaker: Christine Halbrook, Bradshaw Fowler Proctor & Fairgrave, PC

10:00 -10:15 - Break

10:15 - 11:00 - Social Security/Medicaid Planning

Speaker:  Matt Bollman, Pearson Bollman Law

11:00 - 11:30 - Jury Selection

Speaker:  James Weston, Tom Riley Law Firm PLC

11:30 - 12:00 - Taxation of Terminations, Settlements and Judgments

Speaker:  David Repp, Dickinson Mackaman Tyler & Hagen PC

12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch (not provided)

1:00 - 2:00 - Federal Case Law Update

Speaker:  Hon. Ross Walters, U.S. Magistrate Judge

2:00 - 2:45 - Bankruptcy Law:  What to Know for a General Iowa Practice
Speaker:  Robert Gainer, Cutler Law Firm PC


2:45 - 3:00 -  Break

3:00 - 3:30 - Non-profit Formation
Speaker:  David Grooters, Pappajohn Shriver Eide & Nielsen PC

3:30 - 4:00 - Civil Procedure
Speaker:  Samuel Jones, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll PLC

4:00 - 5:00 -
Ethics of Fee Agreements

Speaker: Nick Critelli, Critelli Law PC
(Currently no outline provided)


SCHEDULE - FRIDAY, MAY 15


7:30 - 8:00 AM - Registration

8:00 - 9:00 - Depression

Speaker: Hugh Grady, Iowa Lawyers Assistance Program

9:00 - 10:00 - Termination of Parental Rights and Other Permanent Placements

Speaker: Sara Strain Linder, Tindal Law Office PLC

10:00 - 10:15 - Break 

10:15 - 10:45- Workers' Compensation

Speaker:  Stephen Brown, Cutler Law Firm PC

10:45 - 11:45 - When the Reefer Meets the Road

Speaker: Robert Rehkemper, Gourley Rehkemper & Lindholm PLC

11:45 - 12:45 - Lunch (not provided) 

12:45 - 1:45 - Case Law Update

Speaker: Hon. Paul Ahlers, District Associate Judge

1:45 - 2:15 - Legislative Update

Speaker: Sen. Robert Hogg, Elderkin & Pirnie PLC

2:15 - 2:30 - Break

2:30 - 3:00 - New Power of Attorney Act
Speaker:  Margaret Van Houten, Davis Brown Law Firm

3:00 - 4:00 - EDMS Panel
Moderator:  Nicole Rognes Olson, Heiny McManigal Duffy Stambaugh & Anderson PLC
Panel:  Christine Halbrook, Bradshaw Fowler Proctor & Fairgrave, PC
Hon. Craig Block, Associate Probate Judge
(Currently no outline provided)

4:00 - 5:00 - Ethics Panel
Moderator:  Michael Streit, Ahlers & Cooney

Panel:  Randall Stefani, Ahlers & Cooney PC
Sharon Soorholtz Greer, Cartwright Druker & Ryden
Adam Zenor, Grefe & Sidney PLC
Brooke Timmer, Fiedler & Timmer P.L.L.C.

(Currently no outline provided)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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