Overview of administrative procedures including case law update, practice before DOAH, ethical issues, the rulemaking process, challenges to agency statements, dealing with pro se litigants, electronic filing, emergency orders, and chapter 120 agencies.
Wednesday, November 7
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m.
Welcome and Announcements
8:40 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
“Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush:” the Rulemaking Process after 2011 and 2012 Sessions
Patricia A. Nelson, Office of Fiscal Accountability and Regulation Reform
J. Layne Smith, Department of Business & Professional Regulation
9:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
“Eenie, Meenie, Miney, Mo:” Challenges to Agency Statements: Which Route to Choose?
Rex D. Ware, Fowler White Boggs, P.A.
Susan M. Schwartz, Department of Transportation
10:20 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.
10:35 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
“A Wise Old Owl:” Dealing with Pro Se Litigants and Qualified Representatives
Brent McNeal, Department of Education
Hon. June C. McKinney, Division of Administrative Hearings
11:25 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (included in registration fee)
Keynote Address: Is London Bridge Falling Down? Where Does the APA Go from Here?
S. Curtis Kiser, Public Service Commission
1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
“Little Rabbit Foo Foo:” Ethics Learned in Kindergarten
Hon. Linzie F. Bogan, Division of Administrative Hearings
1:50 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
“I’ve Been Workin’ On the Railroad:” Case Law Update
Mary F. Smallwood, Gray Robinson, P.A.
Lawrence E. Sellers, Holland & Knight LLP
2:40 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.
2:55 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
“Humpty Dumpty:” Preserving Your Record for Constitutional Review
Mark Herron, Messer Caparello & Self, P.A.
3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
“Oh, Dear, What Can the Matter Be:” Making Your Case at DOAH and Preserving Your Record for Review
Moderator: J. Andrew Bertron, Jr., Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP
Hon. E. Gary Early, Division of Administrative Hearings
Hon. R. Bruce McKibben, Jr., Division of Administrative Hearings
Hon. T. Kent Wetherell, II, First District Court of Appeal
Hon. Stephanie W. Ray, First District Court of Appeal
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Reception (included in registration fee)
Thursday, November 8
8:30 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.
“I’m a Little Teapot:” Just What Is a Chapter 120 Agency?
Donna E. Blanton, Radey Thomas Yon & Clark, P.A.
Karen D. Walker, Holland & Knight LLP
9:20 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
“Fuzzy Wuzzy:” Just What Isn’t a Chapter 120 Agency?
Harold G. “Bud” Vielhauer, Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Daniel H. Thompson, Berger Singerman LLP
William E. Williams, Gray Robinson, P.A.
10:10 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
10:25 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
“If All the World Were Paper:” Electronic Filing and the New APA Register
Hon. Robert S. Cohen, Division of Administrative Hearings
Daniel E. Nordby, Department of State
11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
“Birds of a Feather:” The Dilemma of Emergency Orders: Mock Oral Argument
Agency Lawyer: Garnett W. Chisenhall, Jr., Department of Business & Professional Regulation
Licensee Lawyer: Gigi Rollini, Holland & Knight LLP
Court Members: Allen R. Grossman, Grossman Furlow & Bayo LLC
Lynette C. Norr, Office of the Attorney General
Jennifer A. Tschetter, Department of Health
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