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Motions, Motions, Motions ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel
800 Rue Iberville • New Orleans
Access to hotel is available. See HOTEL ACCESS in seminar details.

Co-Sponsored by the Civil Law and Litigation Section - SECTION MEMBERS RECEIVE DISCOUNT!


Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.

Section Member: $295 / $320 after Oct. 15
Non-Section Member: $320 / $345 after Oct. 15

Effective use of motion practice can be as important as — and sometimes may be even more important than — preparing for the trial. LYNN LUKER & LEIGH ANN SCHELL co-chair this valuable seminar covering topics that include Daubert motions, summary judgment, writs, motions in the 4th Circuit, motions in Jefferson Parish, and more. Don’t miss this opportunity to hone your skills with informative presentations by members of the bench and bar.


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TECH TUESDAY: Cybersecurity - A Practical Application
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
TECH TUESDAY: Cybersecurity - A Practical Application

  • In Person at the Bar Center OR via Webcast!  Your choice!
  • 10:15 - 10:30 am Registration; 10:30-11:30 am Presentation
  • This session qualifies for 1 hour of LPM CLE (and if joining by webcast, the session will count toward the 4 hr. technologically assisted limitation under Rule 3(d) of Continuing Legal Education).
  • Only $10
  • Registration online or onsite. 

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LSBA CLE Series on Disabilities Related Issues: "Social Security"
Friday, October 25, 2019
Hosted by the LSBA Diversity Committee's Pipeline to Diversity and Outreach Subcommittee 

Date: 
October 25, 2019
Location: Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA
Registration Fee: FREE
Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Schedule: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
CLE Credit hours: 1.50 CLE credits 
Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel your registration, kindly contact the Member Outreach and Diversity team at diversity@lsba.org by Friday, October 18, 2019 so we can cancel your registration. Please note that space is limited. Credits will be processed within two weeks of receipt of the cancellation request.

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED. THIS SEMINAR HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. 



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MANAGEMENT MONDAY - Recent Developments in Legal Malpractice
Monday, October 28, 2019
TECH TUESDAY: Recent Developments in Legal Malpractice  

  • In Person at the Bar Center OR via Webcast!  Your choice!
  • 10:15 - 10:30 am Registration; 10:30-11:30 am Presentation
  • This session qualifies for 1 hour of LPM CLE (and if joining by webcast, the session will count toward the 4 hr. technologically assisted limitation under Rule 3(d) of Continuing Legal Education).
  • Only $10
  • Registration online or onsite. 

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TECH TUESDAY - Technology to Build a Firm from Scratch
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
TECH TUESDAY - Technology to Build a Firm from Scratch

  • In Person at the Bar Center OR via Webcast!  Your choice!
  • 10:15 - 10:30 am Registration; 10:30-11:30 am Presentation
  • This session qualifies for 1 hour of LPM CLE (and if joining by webcast, the session will count toward the 4 hr. technologically assisted limitation under Rule 3(d) of Continuing Legal Education).
  • Only $10
  • Registration online or onsite.

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LSBA Labor and Employment CLE Seminar
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
LSBA Labor and Employment CLE Seminar: "Title VII at 55: Where We've Been and Where We're Going"
Hosted by the LSBA Diversity Committee's LGBT Subcommittee 

Date: 
November 5, 2019
Location: Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA
Registration Fee: FREE
Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Schedule: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
CLE Credit hours: 1.50 CLE credits 
Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel your registration, kindly contact the Member Outreach and Diversity team at diversity@lsba.org by Friday, October 29, 2019 so we can cancel your registration. Please note that space is limited.

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED. THIS SEMINAR HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. 

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Workers' Comp: Tips, Tools & Tactics
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Blvd. • Baton Rouge

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

This annual Workers' Comp CLE provides essential updates, guidance, and advice for Louisiana attorneys, employers, HR professionals, insurers, consultants and others who need the latest and most accurate information. Register and connect with leading workers’ comp attorneys.
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19th Annual Complex Litigation Symposium
Friday, November 8, 2019
Winsor Court Hotel
800 Gravier St. • New Orleans

Registration: 7:30-8 a.m.
Seminar: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

SECTION MEMBERS RECEIVE DISCOUNT!!
Co-Sponsored by the Insurance, Tort, Workers Compensation and Admiralty Law Section
Co-Sponsored by the Civil Law and Litigation Section

This symposium features the nation’s leading complex litigation academicians, jurists and members of the bar. These are the folks that are writing about, presiding over and litigating the most significant cases in the country.

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HOT TOPICS IN FAMILY LAW
Friday, November 8, 2019
ADVANCE FAMILY LAW HOT TOPICS
 
(Sponsored by the Family Law Section and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts)

Registration - 8:00-8:45 a.m.
Seminar - 8:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

Crown Plaza Airport / 2829 Williams Blvd., Kenner

The LSBA Family Law Section and Association of Family and Conciliation Courts presents Advanced Family Law Hot Topics.  Join us November 8, 2019 for a seminar designed for attorneys, judges, hearing officers, custody evaluators and other professionals who want a better understanding of advanced Family Law topics.  This program will impact your practice with insightful tips from the working judiciary.  Seasoned professionals will provide valuable information on new Family Law rules and procedures, and other hot topics.  The cost of this CLE is $100.00

The seminar has been approved for 7 hours of Family Law Specialization CLE credit. 

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An Evening with the New Orleans Pelicans - Pelicans v. Rockets!
Monday, November 11, 2019
New Orleans Smoothie King Center
1501 Dave Dixon Dr. • New Orleans

Registration: 3:00 p.m.
Seminar: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Game: 7:00 p.m.

Get your Ethics & Professionalism CLE credits, then stay for the Pelicans v. Bulls game in the Hub Club. Food & drink included!

CLE with the New Orleans Pelicans! JOIN THE FLOCK!! The LSBA is Swooping Down into the Smoothie King Center for an exciting CLE with the NEW ORLEANS PELICANS!! Join the LSBA for 2 hours of CLE followed by an exciting time with the Pelicans. Earn 1 hour of Ethics and 1 hour of Professionalism. Registration includes one (1) HUBCLUB Level ticket to the watch the game. Enjoy delicious food and complimentary sodas, wine & beer while cheering the Pelicans to victory! LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE. Registration and tickets are on a “first come/first serve” basis.
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Energy & Environmental Law Summit
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

If your practice includes oil and gas matters, this summit is a MUST. With the rapid developments in the energy and environmental law arena, attendees will gain valuable information. Hear from leading attorneys in the oil and gas arena.
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DWI - The Ins and Outs and All Abouts
Friday, November 15, 2019
Louisiana Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fees: $320 / $345 after Nov. 8
Webcast: $160 (morning OR afternoon sessions)

This seminar will provide a basic insight in DWI law and more importantly guide attorneys into an ultimate favorable resolution of the client’s best interest.  An outstanding faculty, with hundreds of years combined in their expertise, share valuable information. See real time results from participants tested with the INTOXILER 9000 and the monitoring bracelets. Register for this interactive seminar and earn 6.25 CLE credits including the required professionalism credit.

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Advanced Appellate Practice
Friday, November 15, 2019
New Orleans Marriott Hotel
555 Canal St. • New Orleans

Approved for 6.25 hour(s) of Appellate Practice Law AND Family Law specialization credit!

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Advance Registration .......... $320
After Nov. 8 & On-Site ........ $345

Practitioners are increasingly aware of the unique challenges and opportunities in the realm of appellate advocacy. Join seminar chairs JUDGE SYLVIA COOKS and THOMAS FLANAGAN, ten (10) sitting appellate judges, and several leaders of the appellate bar for an in-depth, practical examination of  appellate practice in Louisiana. Through a series of panel discussions, esteemed judges from the Louisiana Third, Fourth, and Fifth Circuits--and the U.S. Fifth Circuit-- will discuss what works (and what doesn’t work) in the areas of writ practice, federal appellate practice, brief-writing, and oral argument. Along the way, panelists offer a lively discussion with the clerks of court. Earn the required ethics credit by attending the final hour on conflicts within the circuits.
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New Discoveries in E-Discovery
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Co-Sponsored by the Civil Law and Litigation Section ~ Section Members Receive DISCOUNT!

Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel
800 Iberville St. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

E-discovery is inextricably tied to technology and despite advances in best practices, the demands on lawyers and in-house legal teams continue to rise for a variety of reasons. Join legal professionals as they explore this dynamic field and how it continues to influence the practice of law. Ethics & professionalism credit included.

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Representing Clients with Disabilities – What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
Friday, November 22, 2019
Friday, November 22, 2019
Eastern District of Louisiana Federal Court, 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

Registration
: 9:30 - 10:00 AM
Presentation: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (4 credit CLE hours incl. 1 Ethics & 1 Professionalism)
Cost: $40 (lunch included)/ Free for LSPD Committee Members

Attorneys do not have to specialize in disability law to encounter people with disabilities. All attorneys will represent or employ people with disabilities and what you don’t know can hurt you! This four hour seminar will provide attorneys with an overview of their ethical and legal obligations in representing or hiring people with disabilities. Topics covered include ethical considerations in relation to capacity, attorney obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, an overview of public benefits, and accounting for public benefits in personal injury settlements. This seminar is sponsored by the LSBA Legal Services with Persons with Disabilities Committee.

For more information, view the agenda here.

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New York, New York Multi-Topic CLE
Saturday, November 23, 2019 - Tuesday, November 26, 2019
InterContinental New York Times Square Hotel
300 W 44th St. • New York

Registration: 7:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Back By Popular Demand!! 4-Day CLE ... Stay a little longer and enjoy New York's great sightseeing, museums & galleries, world class music & Broadway shows, awesome dining & spectacular shopping, kid friendly, and much more!
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An Evening with the New Orleans Pelicans - Pelicans v. Mavericks!
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
New Orleans Smoothie King Center
1501 Dave Dixon Dr. • New Orleans

Get your Ethics & Professionalism CLE credits, then stay for the game in the Hub Club. Food & drink included!

CLE with the New Orleans Pelicans! JOIN THE FLOCK!! The LSBA is Swooping Down into the Smoothie King Center for an exciting CLE with the NEW ORLEANS PELICANS!! Join the LSBA for 2 hours of CLE followed by an exciting time with the Pelicans. Earn 1 hour of Ethics and 1 hour of Professionalism. Registration includes one (1) HUBCLUB Level ticket to the watch the game. Enjoy delicious food and complimentary sodas, wine & beer while cheering the Pelicans to victory! LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE. Registration and tickets are on a “first come/first serve” basis.
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GOVERNMENT & PUBLIC LAW SECTION - PRACTICE IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR XIX
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - Thursday, December 5, 2019
SAVE THE DATE:  The Government and Public Law Section will be hosting it's annual seminar "Practice in the Public Sector XIX" on Wednesday, December 4 and Thursday December 5, 2019 at the Lakeview Christian Center, 5885 Fleur di Lis Drive, New Orleans, LA.   Lunch will be provided on Thursday, December 5, 2019  For more information, please contact Christine A. Richard, Program Coordinator/Marketing & Sections at crichard@lsba.org.
Personal Injury Speedway - Racing to Victory Lane
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Co-Sponsored by the LSBA Civil Law & Litigation Section - Members Receive $25 Discount!!

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal St. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
Section Members: $295
Non-Section Members: $320

Every tort claim, regardless of its basis, has two basic issues—liability and damages. This seminar will cover different aspects of a personal injury case, including case evaluation, experts, motions, mediation, and tips for winning your case. Experienced trial lawyers share their hard earned knowledge on the best tips and techniques for successful trial preparation and winning outcome. Ethics and professionalism credit included.
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Charting a Course in Unfamiliar Waters - Tips for Winning Your Case in Arbitration
Thursday, December 5, 2019
SEMINAR DATE HAS CHANGED! This seminar was originally scheduled Aug. 30 but will now be held DEC. 5.

Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel
800 Rue Iberville • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320 / $345 After Aug. 23

More and more complex cases are being resolved through arbitration. And with the wide variety of arbitration procedures that are now available, arbitration can be a cost-effective way to resolve smaller disputes too. Litigators must know to effectively develop and present their cases in this new type of "litigation." From picking your arbitrator to closing arguments, this all-day seminar will bring together some of Louisiana's most experienced arbitrators and arbitration practitioners to provide both experienced lawyers and those new to arbitration with the information they need to try their best arbitration case.

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10th Annual "J. Barrett Benton" Health Law Section CLE
Friday, December 6, 2019
The Eliza Jane
315 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA  70112


The LSBA Health Law Section will be hosting the 10th Annual "J. Barrett Benton" Health Law Section CLE program on December 6, 2019 at the Eliza Jane Hotel.  The panel of speakers includes nationally known healthcare practitioners presenting on relevant topics including recent healthcare fraud and abuse trends, legal and ethical issues in informed consent, legal issues in retail medicine and physicians/payer combinations.  The program will include one hour of Ethics presented by Dane Ciolino, Esq, Professor of Law, Loyola University College of Law.

                                        Cost: $300.00 - Breakfast and lunch are included. 
                                Space will be limited and advanced registration is required.
        (This CLE has been Approved for 6.5 Hours of MCLE Credit and Health Law Specialization Credit)

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Ethics & Professionalism: Watch Your P's & Q's
Friday, December 6, 2019
Hilton Riverside Hotel
#2 Poydras St. • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

BEAT the End-of-the-Year RUSH!! Get Your Ethics & Professionalism Credits ~ Available By-the-Hour ($90/CLE credit hour)
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Trial Practice CLE
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
CO-SPONSORED BY THE CIVIL LAW AND LITIGATION SECTION ~ MEMBERS RECEIVE DISCOUNT!!

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

Section Member: $295/ $320 after Nov. 25
Non-Section Member: $320 / $345 after Nov. 25

Always popular, this seminar will teach winning trial skills– from successful techniques of persuasion, closing statements and use of expert witnesses, through drafting an effective appeal, spoliation, and professionalism in the courtroom.

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2019 "Natchitoches Lights" CLE, Friday, December 13, 2019
Friday, December 13, 2019
8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Chateau Saint Denis Hotel 
751 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA
Hosted by Louisiana State Bar Diversity Committee's Specialty Bars Subcommittee 

Date: December 13, 2019
Registration Fee: $65
Registration: 8:15 a.m.- 8:45 a.m.
CLE: 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
CLE Credit hrs: This program has been approved for 5.0 hours of CLE credit (including Ethics and Professionalism)

For questions, please contact the Member Outreach and Diversity team at outreach@lsba.org.

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2020 SOLO, SMALL FIRM & TECH CONFERENCE
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - Wednesday, March 4, 2020
LSBA'S 13th SOLO, SMALL FIRM & TECH CONFERENCE!!  

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Interested in speaking?
Interested in exhibiting?


Contact Shawn Holahan (shawn.holahan@lsba.org)

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SAVE THE DATE!! The Greenbrier Resort - Breathtaking & Awe-Inspiring
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - Friday, March 20, 2020
The Greenbrier Resort - Breathtaking & Awe-Inspiring
A Multi-Topic CLE Seminar
Sponsored by the Louisiana State Bar Association


The Greebbrier Resort
101 Main Street West
White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986

Combining graciousness of the past with exceptional comforts of today, a new era of elegance awaits you at The Greenbrier. Surrounded by the wondrous Allegheny Mountains, The Greenbrier offers exclusive services and amenities such as championship golf, fine dining, more than 55 activities, designer boutiques, our world-renowned mineral spa and a 103,000 square foot gaming and entertainment venue. Explore your personal 11,000 acre playground and discover an unparalleled selection of luxury leisure pursuits and outdoor adventures designed to satisfy and stimulate your widest range of interests.

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2020 Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession
Friday, March 27, 2020
Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA

Please join the LSBA, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and a host of statewide local and specialty bar associations for the 13th Annual Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession. The Conclave is scheduled for Friday March 27, 2020 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. This year's theme is "Celebrating 55 Years of Civil Rights: Moving from Why to How."
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FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON


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FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES


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FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY


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FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE


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