CLE by the Hour 2019

July 25th & 26th, 2019

Location: Hilton Hotel, County Line Rd, Jackson, MS

Agenda

Thursday, July 25

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

Issues in Intellectual Property
Whit Rayner, Esq.
Jones Walker, LLP
Jackson, MS

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Legislative Update
Philip Gunn, Esq.
MS Speaker of the House
Jackson, MS

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

The Latest and Greatest: Current Developments and Trends in Employment Law
Ashley Cannady, Esq.
Balch & Bingham, LLP
Jackson, MS

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

Health Care Law Update
Andy Lowry, Esq.
Balch & Bingham, LLP
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.

Ethics and Professionalism: Are you Feeling Burnout? You Are not Alone.
Dr. Jessica Cole, DPC, LPC-S, NCC
LJAP Director
The Mississippi Bar

4:15 Adjourn

Friday, July 26

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

Family Law Update
Amy Pietrowski, Esq.
Pietrowski Law Practice, PLLC
Tupelo, 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.

DUI Law Update
Lance O. Mixon, Esq.
Victor Carmody, Jr. PA
Flowood, MS

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Tips for Avoiding Malpractice Lawsuits from a Real Estate Malpractice Lawyer
Macy D. Hanson, Esq.
Law Office of Macy D. Hanson, PLLC
Madison, MS

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

Ethics Professionalism: Managing your Clients
Missye Scott, 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

Convenient accommodations are available at the Hilton Jackson (County Line Road) in Jackson, Mississippi. Please call the hotel directly at 601-957-2800 to reserve your room.

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.