2017 Spring Bench Bar Conference Schedule

Title: 2017 Spring Bench Bar Conference
6.0 Hours Total / 3.0 Hours Ethics


The morning session:

8:30-8:45 - Business Meeting

8:45 - Door Prize Giveaway

8:45-9:45 - Jeff Parker presents "Technological Competence for Attorneys" (1.0 hour Ethics) - [handout]

9:45 - Door Prize Giveaway

9:45-10:45 - Cameron Vann of the The Texas Lawyers Assistance Program and Darren Bertin, Coryell County Assistant District Attorney present Substance Abuse Issues (1.0 hour Ethics)

10:45 - Door Prize Giveaway

10:45-11:00 - Break

11:00 - Door Prize Giveaway

11:00-12:00 - Bruce Burleson presents HIPAA - Confidentiality and Disclosure of Medical Information (1.0 hour Ethics) - [handout]

12:00 - Door Prize Giveaway


12:00-1:15 - LUNCH provided (if you RSVP'd)


AFTERNOON Family/Civil Law track:

1:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

1:15-2:15 - Barbara Allen presents Benefits of Co-Mediation

2:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

2:15-3:15 - Cristi Trusler and Larry Maxwell present Collaborative Law in Family and Civil Cases - [handout 1] [handout 2]

3:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

3:15-3:30 - Break

3:30 - Door Prize Giveaway

3:30-4:30 - Bryon Barnhill presents DRO Drafting Tips and Techniques

4:30 - Door Prize Giveaway


Afternoon Criminal Law track:

1:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

1:15-2:15 - The Honorable Barbara Hervey, Judge of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals presents The State of the Court and Significant Recent Decisions

2:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

2:15-3:15 - Russ Hunt, Jr. presents Pretrial Motions

3:15 - Door Prize Giveaway

3:15-3:30 - Break

3:30 - Door Prize Giveaway

3:30-4:30 - Janet Burnett presents Case Law Updates and Jury Charge Issues - [handout]

4:30 - Door Prize Giveaway