CLE by the Hour 2018

July 26th & 27th, 2017

Location: Embassy Suites, Ridgeland, MS

Agenda

Thursday, July 26

8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Health Care Issues in Mississippi
William Simpson, Esq.
Office of the Governor
Health Policy Advisor and Counsel
Jackson, MS

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Employment Law Update
Robin Taylor, Esq.
Ogletree Deakins
Ridgeland, MS

10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:45 a.m.

The Protection Order Process
Heather Wagner, Esq.
Office of the Attorney General
Jackson, MS

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Current Immigration Law
Amelia McGowan, Esq.
Migrant Support Center
Catholic Charities
Jackson, MS

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Current Issues in Environmental Law
John Milner, Esq.
Brunini Grantham Grower & Hewes
Jackson, MS

3:00-3:15 p.m. Break
3:15-4:15 p.m.

Lawyers In Transition: Protecting the Present and Planning for the Future
Chip Glaze, JD, LMFT
LJAP Director
The Mississippi Bar

Missye Martin, Esq.
Deputy General Counsel
The Mississippi Bar

4:15 Adjourn

Friday, July 27

8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Medicaid Estate Recovery
Vangela Wade, Esq.
The Wade Law Firm
Ridgeland, MS

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Criminal Law Update
Tommy W. Defer, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Water Valley, MS

10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:45 a.m. Mississippi Supreme Court Civil Case Law Update
Rick Patt, Esq.
Patt Law Firm, PLLC
Ridgeland, MS
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00-2:00 p.m.

Legislative Update
Lane Reed, Esq.
McGehee, McGehee & Torey
Meadville, MS

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Issues in Intellectual Property
William T. Wilkins, Esq.
Director Mississippi Law Research Institute
University of Mississippi School of Law
Oxford, MS

3:00-3:15 p.m. Break
3:15-4:15 p.m.

Ethics Professionalism: Managing your Clients
Adam Kilgore Esq.
Office of General Counsel
The Mississippi Bar

4:15 Adjourn

Open Enrollment

Registration is open to all interested parties including attorneys, judges, legal assistants, and law office staff. Walk–ins will be accepted on a space–available basis. If you plan to attend and do not pre-register, please call the UM-CLE office at (662) 915-6738 to determine space availability. Written materials will be given on the day of the seminar.
Pre–registration is encouraged.

Registration

Please complete the registration form and return it along with your payment to the address listed on the form. To register by fax, please complete the form and include your Visa or MasterCard number and expiration date. The fax number is (662) 915-5267, or register using our secure online registration. Registrants will receive additional information with their written confirmation from UM-CLE.

CLE Credit

This course offered by UM-CLE has been approved by the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for up to 12 CLE credits including 3 hours of Ethics. Registrants seeking mandatory CLE credit from another state should contact UM-CLE in advance of the seminar.

Cancellations

Refunds will be given as follows:

  • Two business days prior to the seminar, registration fee less a $25 administrative charge.
  • One business day prior to the seminar, materials and registration fee less $75 OR transfer the registration fee to someone else in your firm or to an upcoming CLE seminar.
  • No call, no show will receive materials only, no refunds. In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

Hotel Accommodations

There is NO room block reserved at this time, but registrants are encouraged to stay at the Embassy Suites, 200 Township Place in Ridgeland, Mississippi. You may call the hotel directly at 601-607-7112 or 800-EMBASSY or visit their website to make a reservation.

Accommodation of Special Needs

If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact Renee Moore at (662) 915-6738 prior to the seminar.