Bench-Bar CLE Materials
Click on the links below to download a PDF of the materials for each CLE session.
Click here to download a comprehensive book of 2013 Bench-Bar CLE Materials (Very large file, 630 pages).
Hard copies will be available at check-in for those who have purchased them in advance. A very limited number of extra hard copies will be available for purchase at the Conference, so you are encouraged to print the materials in advance or access them on a mobile device during each seminar.
Thursday, May 16
Plenary Session: The Importance of the Rule of Law - Why Lawyers Matter
Trial Preparation and Jury Selection: Using Focus Groups to create the trial narrative and relationship to jury selection
Bankruptcy and Property Division in Family Law Cases
How to Handle Juvenile Law Appointments
Software Extortion 101
Effective Voir Dire: State v. Federal
ESI Protocols: Electronic Case Management Strategies for Dealing with Discovery in the 21st Century
Nuts and Bolts of Practicing in Municipal Court
Gay Marriage and Affirmative Action: Hot Topics to be Addressed by the Supreme Court in 2013
An Overview of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Tales from the Edge: Legal Issues, Disputes, and lessons learned from the West Edge Project, including arbitration, real estate, construction and bankruptcy
Family Law Case Law and Legislative Update: Battle of the Sexes: The "Infamous" Showdown Returns!
Friday, May 17
Plenary Session: Legal Developments in 2013: Tort Reform, Damage Caps and more!
Plenary Session: Upcoming Developments in State Law
Practical Digital Forensics (No Materials)
Saturday, May 18