Federal Practice Seminar

When:  Dec 10, 2021 from 08:30:00 AM to 04:30:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Federal Practice

REGISTER HERE

SCHEDULE
8:30 – 10:00 - Article III Judges Panel
Moderator: Leslie Behaunek, Federal Practice Committee Chair, Nyemaster Goode PC
Panel: Chief Judge Leonard Strand, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa; Hon. C.J. Williams, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa; Hon. Stephanie Rose, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa; and Hon. Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
10:00 – 10:15 - Break
10:15 – 11:45 - Navigating the Challenges of ESI Discovery: Applying Lessons Learned from DR Distributors v. 21 Century Smoking
 
Moderator: Chief Magistrate Judge Helen Adams, United States Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of Iowa
Panel: Philip Favro, Driven, Inc.; Leslie Behaunek, Nyemaster Goode PC; and Mikaela Shotwell, Assistant United States Attorney, United States Attorney's Office
11:45 – 12:00 - Break (in-person attendees will pick-up their complimentary lunches)
12:00 – 12:45 - Lunch Presentation: Where Have All the Civil Cases Gone (and Will They Ever Come Back)?

Introduction: Chief Magistrate Judge Kelly Mahoney, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa
Speaker: Magistrate Judge Locher, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
12:45 – 1:00 - Break
1:00 – 2:15 - Magistrate Judges Panel
Moderator: Andrea Jaeger, Federal Practice Committee Vice-Chair, Keegan, Tindal, & Jaeger
Panel: Chief Magistrate Judge Kelly Mahoney, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa; Chief Magistrate Judge Helen Adams, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa; Magistrate Judge Mark Roberts, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa, Magistrate Judge Stephen Jackson, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa; Magistrate Judge Stephen Locher, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa; Magistrate Judge Celeste Bremer, U.S. District Courtfor the Southern District of Iowa
2:15 – 2:30 - Break
2:30 – 3:30 - Expert Witnesses in Federal Court: Evaluation Through Trial
Panel: TBD
3:30 – 4:30 - Effective Communication with Jurors in the COVID Era
Speakers: Jeff Goodman, Goodman/Keller P.C. and Founder of Harbinger Jury Consultants and Joanna Mosser, Senior Research Consultant, Harbinger Jury Consultants


CLE CREDIT (pending)
6.25 state hours which includes 1.5 ethics hour


REGISTRATION FEES
ISBA Members
 - $160 
YLD Members (Years 1-3) - $125
YLD Members (Years 4-5) - $140
Non-ISBA Members - $300
Law Students - Free


ATTENDANCE PREFERENCE
Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for this event. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Building (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).


Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Federal Practice Committee


Contact

Christy Cronin
5156977874
cle@iowabar.org