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Continuing Legal Education Schedule

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Thu Oct 15 - Fri Oct 16, 2015 2015-2016 Collaborative Law Basic Training

This is a two day stimulating and interactive Collaborative Basic Training, which invites participants to think about the concepts, discuss the topics, and practice Collaborative skills using an engaging, interactive, and supportive approach. The seminar is designed to provide trainees with the necessary knowledge of theories, practices, skills and tools needed to begin Collaborative Practice immediately. This training meets or exceeds the Standards for Collaborative Basic Training promulgated by the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP). Core curriculum topics are offered in narrative, power point and video formats, and include the development, structure and management of the collaborative process; skills, theory and ethics required of the collaborative practice professional; decision making reference points within the role of the legal system; development of effective communication skills that enhance prospects of resolving issues; and understanding and resolving power dynamics and imbalances within the context of a unique approach to best prepare the Collaborative Practitioner for working with clients.

Thu Oct 22, 2015 2015-2016 Article 9: What It Is, How to Use It and Update on the New Rules

Significant changes to Article 9 became effective in Arkansas and other states on July 1, 2013. The most important of the changes involved new rules regarding the debtor’s name and new UCC1 and UCC3 forms.

Fri Oct 23, 2015 2015-2016 Privacy Law

Privacy law is a hot topic that is constantly evolving. Given the technological advancements that have taken place a lot of information can be stored electronically. Come to this CLE and learn about privacy in the workplace and what looms on the horizon.

Thu Oct 29, 2015 2015-2016 Rock and Roll CLE

You will learn the basics of music copyright law (and all copyrights), including how to establish a copyright for a song or any artistic creation, and how to register that copyright. We will cover the origins of copyright and what it means. We will explore the two copyrights in every song and why that can lead to disputes and loopholes.

Fri Oct 30, 2015 2015-2016 Gun Trusts

Increasingly, clients are requesting advice on how to protect and will their guns to future generations. Come to the Remington Gun Club to learn about gun trusts and how to set them up. Then afterwards join us for a fun time trap shooting.

Fri Oct 30, 2015 2015-2016 Trick or Treat: General Practitioner's Guide to Handling Workers' Compensation

The following topics will be covered: • Common sense overview • The work comp parties • How to help your client and get paid • Concluding a case-settlement vs litigation • Unsettling truths—obstacles to settlement

Thu Nov 12, 2015 2015-2016 Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking may be thought of as a problem that only exists in other parts of the country; however, that isn’t accurate. It is a problem that exists in Arkansas and one that you should know about, and how to respond to as well.

Fri Nov 13, 2015 2015-2016 16th Annual Government Practice

Join the Arkansas Bar Association and the Government Practice Section for the 16th Annual Government Practice Seminar at the UALR Bowen School of Law. Topics covered will include: Employment Law Update, FOIA Refresher, Ethical Issues and other topics.

Fri Nov 20, 2015 2015-2016 Bankruptcy Issues for the Practitioner

Come join us in downtown Fayetteville at The Chancellor Hotel for this Annual Fall Bankruptcy CLE. Topics will include the Case Law Updates, Chapter 13 Trustee Panel, Judges Panel plus more!

Wed Dec 02, 2015 2015-2016 Defending DWI

Join us at the Bar Center to hear Brad Williams discuss how to defend DWI cases. If you do general practice or criminal law, this is a topic that undoubtedly comes up regularly. So, come on out and learn how to handle these cases from an expert.