Law Alumni Weekend CLE Seminar

Friday, March 24, 2017

Location: The University of Mississippi School of Law, Room 1090


8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Mississippi Law Update
Professor Farish Percy
Distinguished Lecturer, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association
University of Mississippi School of Law

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Jurisdiction and Transfer Issues Involving Circuit and Chancery Courts in Mississippi
Professor Michael Hoffheimer
Jamie L. Whitten Chair of Law and
University of Mississippi School of Law

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. What the Law Library Can Mean to Your Practice – Sources and Tools for Today’s Practitioner
Scott Deleve
Public Services Law Librarian
University of Mississippi School of Law
12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m Lunch Provided on Site
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Emerging Trends in Intellectual Property Law

Asst. Professor Stacy Lantagne
University of Mississippi School of Law

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: International Trade Law
Asst. Professor Antonia Eliason
University of Mississippi School of Law

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Ethical and Professional Concerns with Social Media

Professor Benjamin P. Cooper
Dean for Academic Affairs & Frank Montague Professor of Legal Studies and Professionalism
University of Mississippi School of Law

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) 915-7283 to determine space availability. Written materials will be given on the day of the seminar.
Pre–registration is encouraged.



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) 915-5138, 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 6 CLE credits including 1 hour of Professionalism. Registrants seeking mandatory CLE credit from another state should contact UM-CLE in advance of the seminar.



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 Inn at Ole Miss. Please call the hotel directly at (888) 486-7666; (local) 234-2331 to reserve your room. The Inn at Ole Miss is adjacent to the Yerby Conference Center.

Accommodation of Special Needs

If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact Renee Moore at (662) 915-7283 prior to the seminar.