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Environmental & Land Use Law Section
Hot Topics in Environmental Practice
I. Natural Gas Pipelines in Florida (taken from 1616R) 47 minute presentation Timothy Riley, Hopping Green & Sam Al Taylor, Williams Gas Pipeline/Gulfstream Natural Gas at Williams Company II. Air Update: New NAAQS, Boiler MACT, and More (taken from 1616R) 42 minute presentation Robert C. McCann, Jr., Golder Associates, Inc. David S. Dee, Gardner, Bist, Wiener, Wadsworth, Bowden, Bush, Dee, LaVia & Wright, P.A. III. Swamps & Sinkholes - an ETHICS Update for Land Use and Environmental Lawyers (taken from 1427R) 34 minute presentation Kenneth A. Tinkler, Carlton Fields Total program / presentation time: 123 minutes
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Large Scale Restoration: Opportunities in Florida
I. Large-Scale Restoration I: The Gulf of Mexico (taken from 1616R) 39 minute presentation John Henry Hankinson, Jr., Former Executive Director, Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force Janet E. Bowman, The Nature Conservancy II. Large-Scale Restoration II: The Everglades (taken from 1616R) 54 minute presentation Gregory M. Munson, Department of Environmental Protection Shannon A. Estenoz, U.S. Department of the Interior Eric Draper, Audubon Florida Total program / presentation time: 93 minutes
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2013 ELULS Annual Update
This course provides a comprehensive update for environmental & land use law.
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2014 ELULS Annual Update
This course provides a comprehensive update for environmental & land use law.
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2016 Advanced Topics in Administrative, Environmental and Government Law
8:30 a.m. - 8:40 a.m. Introduction Jowanna N. Oates, Chief Attorney, Joint Administrative Procedures Committee Ralph Demeo, Shareholder, Hopping Green & Sams Russell Kent, Special Counsel for Litigation, Attorney General’s Office 8:40 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. State and Federal Constitutional Claims Sidney Ansbacher Partner, Upchurch Bailey and Upchurch 9:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. Bid Protests Brian A. Newman Shareholder, Pennigton, P.A. 10:20 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. Break 10:35 a.m. -11:25 a.m. Hot topics in State APA/Rulemaking Kenneth J. Plante Executive Director, Joint Administrative Procedures Committee Jowanna N. Oates Chief Attorney, Joint Administrative Procedures Committee 11:25 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Federal Administrative Rulemaking Mark Seidenfeld Patricia A, Dore Professor, Florida State University Law School 12:15 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Lunch 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Appellate Review Hon. Kent Wetherell Judge, First District Court of Appeal 2:15 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. §1983 Ralph DeMeo Shareholder, Hopping Green & Sams 3:10 p.m. – 3:25 p.m. Break 3:25p.m. – 4:15 Agency Rule Challenges Hon. John Van Laningham Administrative Law Judge, Division of Administrative Hearings 4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Communications with Represented Persons (Tobin and Bar Rule 4-4.2) Russell Kent Special Counsel for Litigation, Attorney General’s Office Dan Gelber Partner, Gelber Schachter & Greenberg Fred R. Dudley (Moderator) Partner, Dudley, Sellers and Healey, P.L.
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Agricultural Law Update 2015
This seminar will include topics such as tax and succession planning for agricultural businesses; employment laws affecting farm operations; ethics of real estate practice in farm land sales; amendment 1: the water & land conservation initiative and agricultural legislative update.
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At the Agencies: Key Information for ELULS Practitioners
I. Administrative Law Update (taken from 1427R) 33 minute presentation Mary F. Smallwood, GrayRobinson, P.A. II. General Counsel Roundtable (taken from 1427R) 69 minute presentation Moderator: Timothy J. Center, Collins Center Thomas M. Beason, Department of Environmental Protection Harold G. "Bud" Vielhauer, Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission David L. Jordan, Department of Economic Opportunity John W. Costigan, Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services Timothy A. Smith, St. Johns River Water Management District Total program / presentation time: 102 minutes
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Constant Change in Florida Land Use & Environmental Law
From medical marijuana to climate justice to pollution notification and remediation, The Florida Bar’s Environmental & Land Use Law Section is excited to present a comprehensive program that will examine the many changes facing our practice areas. Our distinguished speakers will address how the adoption of Amendment 2 will shape land use law, the complicated rights that come with zoning overlays and development plats, the latest update on FDEP’s pollution notification rulemaking, the global impacts of climate justice litigation and ethical issues facing us as practicing attorneys. The day will conclude with a limited capacity tour of Orlando’s Amway Center, which recently received LEED Gold certification.
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Environmental and Land Use Law Audio Webcast Series 2016
The Florida Bar Environmental and Land Use Law Section is pleased to announce the 2015-16 audio webcast series. Over the course of eight months (November 2015 to June 2016), you will be able to listen to 6 presentations on environmental and land use hot topics by some of the top lawyers in the state and earn up to 6 CLE credits (including an ethics credit), all from the comfort of your home or office.
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Environmental and Land Use Section June Program

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Land Use I - Sector Planning: The North Ranch Master Plan & Annexations
This program covers the following informative topics: Sector Planning: The North Ranch Master Plan and Annexations.
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Land Use II - First Amendment Developments in Land Use and Land Use ADRs
This informative program includes the following topics: First Amendment Developments in Land Use and Land Use ADRs.
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New, Different, Unusual & Uncertain - Environmental & Land Use Law Issues Facing All Floridians

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New, Different, Unusual & Uncertain - Environmental Law Issues Facing All Floridians

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New, Different, Unusual & Uncertain - Land Use Law Issues Facing All Floridians

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Sea Level Rise and Climate Change/Energy
This informative program includes the following topics: Sea Level Rise Panel and Climate Change/Energy.
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Family Law Section
2013 Case Law Update: Stay Up to Date and Learn About Recent Developments and Notable Decisions in Family Law That Will Impact Your Practice
Join Eddie Stephens, Esq.,as he provides an update of Florida case law published during 2013 on the following topics: Alimony Parenting Relocation Exclusive Use and Possession of Marital Home Equitable Distribution Child Support Paternity Enforcement Modification Attorney’s Fees Procedure Contempt Imputation of Income Ethics
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2015 Case Law Update: Stay up to Date and Learn about Recent Developments and Notable Decisions in Family Law that Will Impact Your Practice
Join Eddie Stephens, Esq. and Ralph T. White, Esq. as they provide an update of published Florida family law since January 1, 2015. This two hour presentation will include a discussion of recent case law tackling a wide-range of topics, including, but not limited to, alimony, parenting, relocation, equitable distribution, child support, paternity, enforcement, modification, attorney’s fees, contempt, procedure, and ethics.
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2015 Trial Advocacy Workshop
Join us at the 2015 Trial Advocacy Workshop! Improve your trial skills while preparing and presenting a family law case from beginning to end. The Program offers a two-track option (choose between a child-related issues case or a financial issues case – all effort will be made to accommodate your selection, but register early for the best selection!). The Trial Advocacy Workshop provides you with individualized attention within your small group; ALL workshop leaders are Florida Bar Board Certified Marital & Family Law Attorneys. Those attendees in the child-related issues track will receive the expert viewpoints of licensed psychologists, and the financial issues track attendees will get on-the-spot guidance from licensed accountants. Change the way you approach trials and improve your performance exponentially. Completion of the Trial Advocacy Workshop fulfills one of the trials required for application to become board certified in marital and family law.
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2016 Case Law Update: Stay up to Date and Learn about Recent Developments and Notable Decisions in Family Law that Will Impact Your Practice

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2016 Family Law Section Legislative Update
Don’t miss this year’s Family Law Section Legislative Update. Learn about significant 2016 statutory changes that will impact your family law practice. Get up to speed on the status of alimony and other hot issues from family law attorneys involved in the legislative process.
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Technology to Advance Your Family Law Practice

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Times They Are A Changing: Family Law Trends and Hot Topics in the Area of Children's Issues
Come listen to this distinguished lineup of presenters speak on the hottest family law topics in the area of children’s issues. This broad and useful seminar is designed to assist the family law practitioner by discussing the latest trends in the law. Topics include understanding the power of parenting relationships in divorce, child support guidelines for split-parenting timesharing schedules, parentage issues for same sex couples, expert testimony and the impact of the Daubert decision, and ethical considerations when dealing with children in contested family law matters. The seminar will then conclude with a distinguished panel of judges from different geographical areas to discuss how they approach and decide contested timesharing cases.
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Top Mistakes Attorneys Make in Family Law

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General Practice Solo & Small Firm Section
Agricultural Law Update 2015
This seminar will include topics such as tax and succession planning for agricultural businesses; employment laws affecting farm operations; ethics of real estate practice in farm land sales; amendment 1: the water & land conservation initiative and agricultural legislative update.
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Annual Ethics Update 2015
This seminar will include an ethics update; professionalism, professionalism in the electronic age; avoiding trust accounting pitfalls and perspectives on the Bar grievance and disciplinary process by Bar Counsel.
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Annual Ethics Update 2016
This seminar will cover update on personal and professional pitfalls; what Florida lawyers need to know about UPL with non-lawyers; the power of professionalism and ethics of e-discovery
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