Seminar Number

8442

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$160

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$180

 

UPDATE ON GEORGIA LAW

DECEMBER 20, 2013

Savannah Rapids Pavilion
3300 Evans-to-Locks Road
Martinez, GA  •  (706) 868-3349

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Augusta Bar Association

Presiding:
Sonja R. Tate, Program Chair, Fulcher Hagler LLP, Augusta

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:25

Welcome and Program Overview
Sonja R. Tate

8:30

update on workers’ compensation
Stephen H. Brown, Hollington Brown LLP, Augusta

9:15

Unauthorized Practice of law & Ethics
Andrew A. Murdison, Fulcher Hagler LLP, Augusta

10:15

BREAK

10:30

holt demands and bad faith
Adam W. King, Nicholson Revell, LLP, Augusta

11:00

advice from the bench: appellate practice
Hon. Keith R. Blackwell, Justice, Georgia Supreme Court, Atlanta
Hon. Carla Wong McMillian, Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, Atlanta
Hon. Elizabeth L. Branch, Judge, Georgia Court of Appeals, Atlanta

12:15
Lunch (Included in registration fee)
1:00
update on the rules of evidence
Hon. Neal W. Dickert, Hull Barrett, P.C., Augusta
1:45
employment for the general practitioner
James W. “Jim” Allen, Fulcher Hagler, LLP, Augusta
2:15

BREAK

2:30
ADR, Alternative Courts and Special Masters
Hon. James G. Blanchard, Jr., Judge, Superior Court, Augusta Circuit, Evans
Raymond G. Chadwick, Jr., Chadwick Mediation Services, LLC, Augusta
3:15
questions and answers
3:30
ADJOURN