Annual Meeting Materials

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              Wednesday, October 17                    Thursday, October 18                        Friday, October 19

Wednesday, October 17

8:00 am - 9:00 am Intellectual Property Section Seminar: Inner Workings of the USPTO
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Public Interest Law Section Seminar: Recent Cases that Impact the Public Interest
8:00 am - 10:30 am
Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys (NATA) Seminar: NATA 2018 Workers’ Compensation Update
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Elder Law Section Seminar: Addressing Medicaid Issues in Probate
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Nebraska Criminal Defense Attorneys Association (NCDAA) Seminar: Mangrum on Evidence: Criminal Law
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Diversity Section Seminar: Religious Diversity: Clients, Colleagues, Community
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Young Lawyers and Senior Lawyers Sections Seminar: Millennial Lawyers: Changing the Path of the Legal Profession
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Real Estate, Probate & Trust Law Section Seminar (Hour 1 of 2): State Forms & Procedures Update
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Unleashing the Power of Casemaker: Comprehensive Casemaker Training
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Law Practice Management and Women and the Law Sections Seminar: #notmetoo: How to Act as A Culture Creator in Your Organization and in the Legal Profession
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Ethics Seminar with Chris Homer: The Ethics of Marketing and Social Media for Lawyers
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Real Estate, Probate & Trust Law Section Seminar (Hour 2 of 2): Ethics, Clients with Diminished Capacity & the Duty of Confidentiality
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Health Law Section Seminar: DOL Enforcement Program for the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Nebraska Innocence Project Seminar: Preventing & Correcting Wrongful Convictions
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Labor Relations & Employment Law Section Seminar: Labor and Employment Law Updates from the Plaintiff’s and Defendant’s Perspectives
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm Young Lawyers Section Seminar: Millennial Lawyers: Forging Your Own Paths

Thursday, October 18

8:00 am - 10:00 am
Volunteer Lawyers Project Seminar: Ethics and Pro Bono: A Little Less Conversation, A Little More Action, Please!
8:30 am - 9:30 am ADR Section Seminar: At the Table: Practical Ethics for Mediation
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Securities Law Section Seminar: Addressing Client Complaints Against Financial Services Providers
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Bank Attorneys Section Seminar: State, Federal and Insolvency Law Updates
8:45 am - 9:30 am
Effective Networking Tips
9:30 am - 11:00 am Indian Law Section Seminar: Government to Government Consultations
9:30 am - 11:00 am Tips and Tricks for Mining the Web for Information and Improving Your Firm’s Collaboration and Productivity
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Business Law & Corporate Counsel Sections Seminar: The Challenges of International Business
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section Seminar: Cooperative Federalism: EPA and State Enforcement
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tech Talks Lunch: Timely Email Communication for Lawyers
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Agricultural Law Section Seminar: Advising Farms and Ranches in Troubling Times
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Mediations in Nebraska: How to Get the Most for Your Client (Sponsored by the Omaha Bar Association Young Lawyers Division)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Taxation Section Seminar: The New IRC 199A Deduction: What You Need To Know To Help Your Clients
1:15 pm - 3:15 pm Ethics Seminar with Claude Ducloux
3:30 pm - 5:15 pm General Session featuring Shon Hopwood, joined by Hon. Richard G. Kopf

Friday, October 19

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Military Law Section Seminar: Drone Law 101
8:00 am - 9:00 am
NSBA Child Support Calculator Seminar: Tips for Using the NSBA’s Child Support Calculator
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Limited Scope Representation Section Seminar: Limited Scope for Dummies: The Dos and Don’ts of Limited Scope Representation in Nebraska
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Midlands Bar Association and Immigrant Legal Center Seminar: What Every Attorney, Regardless of Practice Area, Should Know About Immigration Law Right Now
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Christian Legal Society Seminar: The Ethics Of Conscience
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Appellate Practice Section and NCDAA Seminar: Storytelling on Appeal
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Cyber/Tech Law Seminar: GDPR: First Quarter in Review
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Women and the Law Section Seminar: Women and Politics
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Immigration Law Section Seminar: Immigration Issues at the Courthouse
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Juvenile Law Section Seminar: Two Topics: Immigration and GALs Representing Adults
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Government and Administrative Practice Section Seminar: That Other Constitution: The History of the Nebraska Constitution and How It is Applied in Nebraska
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Federalist Society Seminar: President Trump, the Federal Bench, and Trends in Constitutional Litigation & How “Justice Garland” Became Justice Gorsuch:
Federalism at Work in Divisive Times
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Senior Lawyers Section and NLAP Seminar: Practical Recommendations to Help an Attorney Facing Cognitive Decline
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Nebraska Defense Counsel Association Seminar: Defending Title III-ADA Claims & Use of Neuropsychologist Experts
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Federal Law Section Seminar: Practicing on Both Sides of the River: Judges’ Perspectives on Multijurisdictional Practice & The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly – Lessons Learned in Multijurisdictional Federal Practice
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Family Law Section Seminar: Brain Injury: A Silent Epidemic in the Domestic and Sexual Violence Population
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm 2018 Legislative Update