2016 Government Practice Seminar (In-person or Live Webinar)
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When: Friday, May 20, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: In-person or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin

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8:30 - 9:00 - Registration
9:00 - 9:45 -  Solar Power Purchase Agreements
- Speaker: Rachel Rowley, Brown Winick PLC
9:45 - 10:45 - Ethics Update - Speaker: Roger Kuhle, Polk County Attorney's Office
10:45 - 11:00 - Break
11:00 - 12:00 - Government Employment Law Update
- Speaker: Hugh Cain, Hopkins & Huebner PC
12:00 - 12:45 - Home Rule Update - Speaker: Eric Goers, City of Iowa City - City Attorney's Office
12:45 - 1:30 - Lunch (provided with registration to in-person attendees)
1:30 - 2:15 - Selected Topics of Appellate Advocacy
- Speaker: Justice Brent Appel, Iowa Supreme Court
2:15 - 3:15 - ABC’s of Utility Law - Speaker: David Lynch, Iowa Utilities Board and Bret Dublinske, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
3:15 - 3:30 - Break
3:15 - 4:30 - Appealing Administrative Rulings to the District Court
- Speaker: Hon. Eliza Ovrom, District Court Judge, District 5C; Jane Lorentzen, Hopkins & Huebner PC; and Donald Stanley, Iowa Attorney General's Office

CLE CREDIT (approved)
6.25 state hours which include 1 ethics hours

Prices below reflect the early-bird registration fees. Registering after May 19 will result in a $50 late fee being added on to your registration fee amount.

ISBA Government Practice Section Members - $140
Please use promo code gov140 when registering to receive the $140 rate. This code is for ISBA Government Practice 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

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).


In-person attendees will receive hard copy versions of the 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.

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Government Practice Section