The Florida Bar

The Florida Bar
and the Family Law Section present
Affairs of State: His State, Her State, Home State - Dealing with UCCJEA & UIFSA Issues In Family Law Cases

Course Classification: Intermediate Level
Live Audio Webcast Presentation
Thursday,July 31, 2014
12:00 p.m. -2:00 p.m. E.T.

Course No. 1900R

This program provides an overview of the UCCJEA & UIFSA, conflicts between the Acts, relevant and pertinent case law, practice tips and pointers from the knowledgeable speakers, and an opportunity to engage in a Question and Answer session with the speakers. This program’s focus relates to issues every family attorney needs to know and will provide a comprehensive overview and discussion for participants. Don't miss your opportunity to learn about these often complex and difficult issues in your family law practice!

11:50 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Connection Time

12:00 P.M. – 12:05 P.M.
Welcome and Introduction of Speakers
Tenesia C. Hall, Esq., Co-Chair, Orlando, Florida

12:05 P.M. – 12:50 P.M.
(History, Fundamental Considerations and Key Case Law Overview.)
C. Debra Welch, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

12:50 P.M. – 1:35 P.M.
(History, Fundamental Considerations and Key Case Law Overview.)
Melinda Gamot, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

1:35 P.M. – 1:45 P.M.
Conflicts Between the UCCJEA and UIFSA
(The primary distinctions that should be evaluated in family law cases.)
Melinda Gamot, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
C.Debra Welch, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

1:45 P.M. – 1:55 P.M.
Speaker Experience And Helpful Practice Pointers
(Real-life stories and helpful hints from our very experienced speakers!)
Melinda Gamot, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
C.Debra Welch, Esq., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

1:55 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Question & Answer Session
Concluding Remarks
Howard Rudolph, Esq., Co-Chair, West Palm Beach, Florida


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