2020 YLS Survey of Nebraska Law
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 Export to Your Calendar 9/30/2020
When: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:20 PM CT

Online registration is available until: 9/30/2020
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MCLE Accreditation
NE MCLE #199526. IA CLE #354181. 5.0 CLE hours. (Distance Learning)
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Registration Fees
$225.00 – Regular Registration
$175.00– NSBA Voluntary Dues-Paying Member
$125.00 – NSBA Voluntary Dues-Paying Member Junior Actives and YLS Section Members
Free – Law students

YLS Section Members : To receive your discounted rate, please select the YLS Section Members - 2020 YLS Survey of Nebraska Law ticket when registering.  If you are unsure of your section member status, please contact the NSBA offices at (402) 742-8121.

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10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   Criminal Law 101: Criminal Defense—A Broad Overview of Defending a Case from Start to Finish
Mallory Hughes, Esq., Dornan, Troia, Howard, Breitkreutz & Conway PC, LLO

This course will cover everything from the initial client meeting and start of representation, through pretrial motions, depositions, trial preparation, plea negotiations, and sentencing preparation.
11:00 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.  


11:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.   Health Law 101
Ryan J. Kirshenbaum, Esq. , Nebraska Methodist Health System

The purpose of this program is to provide the audience with the basics of healthcare law. This program includes information on HIPAA, healthcare fraud and abuse, emergency room regulation, advance directives, clinical research, medical malpractice, and healthcare contracting.
12:10 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Break
1:00 p.m. -2:00 p.m   Business Formation 101
Austin Graves, Esq., Baird Holm LLP

This seminar will focus on the different documents to form an LLC/Corp:

1. Articles / Cert filed with the state;
2. Bylaws / operating agreement;
3. Initial shareholder / member consent;
4. Initial board / manager consent;
5. EIN app; and
6. Notice filing.

The seminar will also cover items often overlooked when forming an LLC or Corp.

2:00 p.m. – 2:10 p.m.   Break
2:10 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.   Adoption Law 101
Lucrece Bundy, Esq., Bundy Law, LLC

“Adoption law is an incredibly rewarding area of practice—but it can also be quite complex when an attorney is first starting out. This seminar will provide attorneys with a basic overview of things they should know before jumping into an adoption case.”
 3:10 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.   Break
 3:20 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.   Estate Planning 101: Nuts and Bolts of Estate Planning
Kara Brostrom, Esq., Ball, Loudon, Ebert, & Brostrom, LLC

Irrespective of the general area of law you practice, a basic understanding of estate planning is invaluable. This seminar will provide a basic overview of applicable law including intestacy, wills, trusts, joint ownership, beneficiary designations, planning for incapacity, planning for special needs, and of course, taxes - both state and federal. This seminar is intended to provide young lawyers with the tools they need to assist a client with their estate plan goals and understanding the implications.