Family Law Seminar (Live Webinar)

Starts:  Oct 21, 2020 9:15 AM (CT)
Ends:  Oct 23, 2020 4:00 PM (CT)


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SCHEDULE - WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21
9:15 – 9:45 - Injunctions, Declaratory Relief, and Other Alternatives in Family Law Cases - Speaker: Mark Fisher, Howes Law Firm PC 
9:45 – 10:45 - Attachment Issues For Young Children Whose Parents are Separated - Speaker: TBA 
10:45 – 11:00 - Break
11:00 – 12:00 - Minor Guardianships - Speakers: Josephine Gittler, University of Iowa; Hon. Kimberly Ayotte, District Associate Judge, District 5; and Ann Sheely, Polk County Clerk of Court
12:00 – 1:00 - Break
1:00 – 2:00 - Positive Programs in Iowa: What’s Working - Moderator: Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Office of the Attorney General of Iowa 
2:00 - 3:00 - IEP Primer - Speaker: Thomas Mayes, Iowa Department of Education
3:00 – 5:00 - ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Meeting (All ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Members are welcome to attend)      


SCHEDULE - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22
9:00 – 9:45 - Common Problems in Family law Cases: A Judge’s Perspective - Speaker: Hon. Chad Kepros, District Court Judge, District 6
9:45 – 10:15 - Appropriate Parenting Plans for Geographically Separated Parents - Speaker: David Cox, Bray & Klockau PLC
10:15 – 10:30 - Break 
10:30 – 12:00 - How to Address the Backlog of Family Law Cases Upon Reopening the Court System Following COVID-19 (7th District Pilot Program. Arbitration and Early Neutral Evaluations)
- Moderator: Diane Dornburg, Iowa Center for Children’s Justice
12:00 – 1:00 - Break
1:00 – 2:00 - Attorney Burnout/Compassion Fatigue (Ethics) - Speaker: Hon. Fae Hoover-Grinde, District Court Judge, District 6
2:00 – 3:00 - Spousal Support: Making a Case at Trial and Tax Considerations Affecting Modifications - Speaker: TBA
3:00 – 3:15 - Break
3:15 – 4:00 - Best Practices of Being Appointed a Child and Family Reporter
- Moderator: Andrea McGinn, The Law Shop by Skogerson McGinn LLC

SCHEDULE - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23
8:00 – 9:15 - Family Law Update
- Speaker: James Meade, Meade Law Office
9:15 – 10:15 - Kids First and Iowa Center for Children’s Justice - Speakers: Diane Dornburg, Iowa Center for Children’s Justice and Jenny Schultz, Kids First
10:15 – 10:30 - Break  
10:30 – 11:30 - Family Law Appeals
- Speaker: Andrew Howie, Shindler Anderson Goplerud & Weese PC
11:30 – 1:00 - Break
1:00 – 2:00 - Ethics
- Speaker: Tara van Brederode, Assistant Director/Administrator, Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board      
2:00 – 2:30 - DHS Testimony at Trial - Speaker: Ellen Ramsey-Kacena, Office of the Attorney General of Iowa
2:30 – 2:45 - Break
2:45 – 4:00 - Hot Topic Financial Issues from the Experts
- Speakers: TBA

CLE CREDIT (pending)
15 state hours which includes 2 ethics and 1 juvenile law credit hour

REGISTRATION FEES
ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section Members - $195
Please use promo code famsection when registering to receive the $195 rate. This code is for ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section members only. This code is not applicable to YLD Members (Years 1-5) or judges who are members of the section.

ISBA Members - $205     
YLD Members (Years 1-3) - $125
YLD Members (Years 4-5) - $175
Non-ISBA Members - $325
Judges - Free
Law Students - Free

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Law Section

QUESTIONS?
Please contact the ISBA CLE Department at cle@iowabar.org or 515-697-7874.

Contact

Christy Cronin
515-697-7874
ccronin@iowabar.org