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10/02/2015
Annual Ethics Update 2015
This seminer will include an ethcis 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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Practice Before DOAH
Do you want to know how to conduct administrative hearings, qualify expert witnesses, and behave ethically? Join us for “Practice Before DOAH" on Friday, October 2, 2015, at the Division of Administrative Hearings in Tallahassee. Learn about standing, motion practice, preserving issues for appeal, watch a mock administrative hearing, and hear from a distinguished panel of DOAH ALJs.
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10/08/2015
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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10/09/2015
How to Be an Estate Planning Wizard
This seminar will concentrate on estate planning traps with a practical discussion designed to alert attorneys to traps in estate planning which can lead to unexpected and undesirable results, including tax apportionment issues, generation skipping tax traps and funding dilemmas. It will also cover overlooked issues in relation to common gift and succession planning opportunities for international clients. If you are going to work in this field you need to hear this information.
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10/22/2015
41st Annual Public Employment Labor Relations Forum
Whether you are a first-time attendee or have been attending for decades, there is something for everybody at PELRF.  Hear the latest on PERC, veterans' preference laws, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Florida Retirement System, and federal and state case law.  Also learn the ins and outs of financial evidence presentation, internal investigations, privacy rights, severance agreements, and ethics considerations in representing local governments in ADR.
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10/23/2015
Estate & Trust Tax Planning/Asset Protection: Tricks, Treats and Really Scary Things

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10/30/2015
Basic Family Law 2015
A basic overview of Family Law intended for the new lawyer or for lawyers new to the practice area. This is a full day seminar with topics to include alimony, child support, paternity, attorney's fees, children's issues, equitable distribution, practice and procedure, alternative dispute resolution, ethics and professionalism.
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11/06/2015
Health Care Regulatory and Compliance
This seminar is meant to provide Florida lawyers and compliance officers a great overview of health care regulatory and compliance issues impacting a range of providers. Health Care Executives, Risk Managers and Privacy Officers will benefit as well. The areas that will be covered range from federal and state fraud and abuse provisions, Ethics, HIPAA, HITECH, and the Florida Information Protection Act. The seminar will also cover Florida facility licensure surveys as well as current trends with physician compensation.
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12/18/2015
Practicing with Professionalism Fall 2015
A one day seminar providing a broad overview of ethical and professional issues designed for new lawyers in fulfillment of phase 1 of the Basic Skills Coure Requirement. The Florida Supreme Court in The Florida Bar Re: Amendment to Rules Regulating The Florida Bar, Rule 6-12 (Basic Skills Course Requirement, 524 So. 2d 634 (Fla. 1988), made Practicing with Professionalism, mandatory for attorneys admitted to The Florida Bar after October 1, 1988. Effective on May 12, 2005, the Supreme Court of Florida amended Rule 6-12.3 and Rule 6-12.4. These amended rules state that in addition to attending Practicing with Professionalism, new admittees must attend three "basic" level substantive continuing legal education programs presented by the YLD. The Basic Skills Course Requirement must be completed within the initial 3-year continuing legal education cycle after admission to The Florida Bar or within 2 years after the expiration of any exempt status. The Practicing with Professionalism requirement must be met within the first year of admission to The Florida Bar or one year prior to being admitted to The Florida Bar. Out-of-State Practitioners, Military lawyers and Governmental lawyers may be exempt from the Basic Skills Course Requirement and should refer to Rule 6-12.4 to determine eligibility for an exemption
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