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2016 Bridge The Gap Seminar Materials

 



2016 Bridge the Gap Seminar

September 8-9, 2016
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.  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, SEPTEMBER 8

7:30 - 8:00 - Registration
8:00 - 8:30 - Legislative Update
Speaker: Senator Rob Hogg
8:30 - 9:00 - Estate Recovery
Speaker: Benjamin Chatman, SUMO Group Inc.
9:00 - 9:30 - Electronic Discovery in Iowa (0.5 federal CLE) - moved to Friday at 3:30 pm

Speaker: James Weston, Tom Riley Law Firm PLC
9:30 - 10:00 - The First Adoption Step: Termination of Parental Rights - moved to Friday at 3:30 pm
Speaker: David Grooters, Pappajohn Shriver Eide & Nielsen PC
10:00 - 10:15 - Break
10:15 - 11:00 - Alimony  (added 9-6-2016)
Speaker:  Mary Zambreno, Dickinson Mackaman Tyler & Hagen PC
11:00 - 12:00 - The Science and the Art of Ethical Witness Preparation (Uploaded on 9/7/2016 - not included in the complete pdf)
Tim Semelroth, RSH Legal
12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch (not provided with registration)
1:00 - 2:00 - Federal Case Law Update (1.0 federal CLE)
Speaker: Hon. Helen Adams, United States Magistrate Judge for Southern District of Iowa
2:00 - 2:45 - Farmland Observations:  Markets, Marketing & Ratings
Speaker: Fred Greder, Benchmark Agribusiness
2:45 - 3:00 - Break
3:00 - 4:00 - Ethics of Technology (No Materials provided at this time) (1.0 federal CLE)
Speaker: Nick Critelli, Critelli Law PC
4:00 - 5:00 - Search and Seizure in the Digital Age (1.0 federal CLE)
Speaker: Robert Rehkemper, Gourley Rehkemper & Lindholm PLC

SCHEDULE - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

7:30 - 8:00 - Registration
8:00 - 9:00 - Concurrent Jurisdiction
Speaker: Sara Strain Linder, Bray & Klockau PLC
9:00 - 10:00 - Federal Sentence Guidelines (1.0 federal CLE)
Speaker: Nicholas Klinefeldt, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
10:00 - 10:15 - Break
10:15 - 10:45 - Elder Abuse  
Speaker: Chantelle Smith, Iowa Attorney General’s Office
10:45 - 11:45 - Business Continuity Planning  (Materials added 9-6-2016)

Speaker: August "Dutch" Geisinger, Safeguard Iowa Partnership

11:45 - 12:45 - Lunch (not provided with registration)
12:45 - 1:45 - State Case Law Update
Speaker: Hon. Paul Ahlers, District Associate Judge, District 2B
1:45 - 2:15 - Practical Strategies for Handling and Resolving Estate and Trust Disputes
Speaker: Christine Halbrook, Bradshaw Fowler Proctor & Fairgrave, PC
2:15 - 2:30 - Break
2:30 - 3:00 - Federal Laws Associated with Operating Drones (No Materials) (0.5 federal CLE)
Speaker: Brett Hoben, Des Moines Flight Standards District Office
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3:00 - 4:00 - Substance Abuse (1.0 federal CLE) - moved to Thursday at 9:00 am

Speaker: Dan Moore, Moore Heffernan Moeller Johnson & Meis, Iowa Lawyers Assistance Program President
4:00 - 5:00 - Ethics Panel (No Materials provided at this time) (1.0 federal CLE)
Moderator: Michael Streit, Ahlers & Cooney PC




 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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