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03/05/2015
6th Annual Intellectual Property Law Symposium

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03/06/2015
Advanced Health Law Topics and Certification Review 2015
Those who have applied to take the certification exam may find this course to be a useful tool in preparing for the exam. It is developed and conducted without any involvement or endorsement by the BLSE and/or Certification committees. Those who have developed the program, however, have significant experience in their field and have tried to include topics the exam may cover. Candidates for certification who take this course should not assume that the course materials will cover all topics on the examination.
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Real Estate: What all Family Lawyers Need to Know But Most Don't
This program focuses on key real estate issues every family law attorney must address when dealing with what may be your client’s only marital asset, most valuable asset, or an asset of highly emotional value to your client. The program will explore some of the most common scenarios faced by family law attorneys in the real estate context which are often overlooked or not addressed by family law practitioners.
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03/11/2015
How To Practice More Effectively: Rules Procedure and Perfecting the Daubert Challenge
The primary focus of this presentation is to provide a “roadmap” for practitioners to effectively perfect the Daubert challenge, and to discuss the procedural steps Judges take to address the challenge after it has been perfected.
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03/12/2015
8th Annual Construction Law Institute
This two-day advanced course will cover the following topics: ethics issues in the use of social media in litigation, effective discovery techniques in an electronic world, best practices for evaluating and preparing construction liens, building code basics for construction lawyers, insurance coverage for construction defects, practice points when representing clients with coverage issues, mitigating exposure for false claims on cost or pricing issues, expert opinion testimony in Florida, practicing before the DBPR, construction liens in arbitration, surety insolvency implications for claimants and principals and proactive arbitration advocacy techniques.
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Advanced Construction Law Certification Review Course

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03/26/2015
Basic Discovery 2015
A basic overview of Discovery intended for the new lawyer or as a refresher for the established lawyer. Topics to include Discovery in Family Law, Bakruptcy, Criminal Law and Commercial Litigation. Topics also include E Discovery and Discovery in Malpractice Cases.
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03/27/2015
Masters of DUI - 2015
This year the Masters of DUI offers a wide range of topics intended to help the DUI practitioner overcome  the legal and scientific obstacles posed by the difficult case.  In addition, to the usual case law update and ethics panel, there is a heavy emphasis on trial tactics and navigating breath test evidence.  Presentations from experts in the science of breath testing will highlight the afternoon program along with an experts panel addressing Daubert issues.  Do not miss the opportunity to enhance your expertise!
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Guardianship Intensive Program
This advanced program will provide an in-depth understanding of the more complicated, unusual, and intricate components of Florida guardianship law, including the incapacity process and alternatives to guardianship, and best-practices and problem-solving in these areas.
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04/10/2015
Wills, Trusts and Estates Certification Review Course and Advanced Practice Update
For 30 years, Professor David Powell has presented the best lecture-style overview of federal gift, estate and generation-skipping taxes to be had at any CLE, anywhere. Time marches on: this is Professor Powell’s farewell tour. For those who learned all about taxes from Professor Powell’s lectures and unparalleled written materials and want to hear from the master one last time, and for those who don’t want to have to explain to their children that they had a chance to hear the legend and missed it, sign up for this seminar today. Taxes not your thing? Already Board Certified? How about two days – uninterrupted and away from the office – of presentations from the experts to keep you current on the hot state and federal issues that affect your practice every day? Wish you were up to date on the latest in homestead, trust modifications, probate and trust litigation and ethics issues particular to wills and trusts attorneys? Attend this seminar and you will be. This seminar is the annual Chautauqua for the Florida trust and estate lawyer….don’t miss it!
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04/17/2015
The Ins and Outs of Community Association Law 2015
Community Associations are no longer in their infancy, and are showing signs of aging – in the infrastructure, in the documents, in the residents, and in the attorneys who represent them. Join us for an in-depth discussion of the realities of community associations today, active adult living in the 21st Century, and emerging approaches to development of communities and building construction.
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Hot Topics in Evidence - 2015
This one day seminar has been designed to appeal to civil, criminal, and appellate practitioners. Those in attendance will benefit from a thorough discussion of the latest developments in Florida evidence law, and an exploration of difficult, recurring evidentiary issues.
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05/15/2015
Bankruptcy Court Evidence Boot Camp: Basics to Advanced

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05/27/2015
Out-of-State CLE The Legal Challenges of Defending Alaska's Environment Cruising Alaska
This seminar will cover the nonprofit public interest law firm; unique legal issues for protecting Alaska's environment; case studies and barriers to litigation.
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06/12/2015
Workers' Compensation Trial Advocacy Workshop
Whether you are a recent graduate or a seasoned professional, The Trial Advocacy Workshop will change the way you approach trials, improving your performance exponentially. The trial, conducted by participants, will include issues involving the “fraud defense,” the applicability of the Daubert Standard, the applicability of major contributing cause and the use or exclusion of various forms of evidence. This is a hands-on-program limited to 24 attorney participants. The focus of the program includes application of the Rules of Evidence, direct and cross examination of expert and lay witnesses and trial strategy. Over 300 lawyers have experience this program which was endorsed by DEPUTY Chief Judge David W. Langham, OJCC. “The fact that this program exists is a tribute to you and the rest of the faculty. I regret that this program was not available when I was beginning my life as a young litigator. However, it appears to me that there is significant value in this program even for experienced litigators. I concluded that, with the possible exception of a Board Certification Review Course years ago, I have never been to a more practical, effective continuing education opportunity.”
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08/06/2015
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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