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Seminar Number

8592

Early
Registration
Fee:

$150
Attorneys Includes CLE

$110
Non-Attorneys No CLE

$45
Students *
No CLE

On-Site
Registration
Fee:

$170
Attorneys Includes CLE

$130
Non-Attorneys No CLE

$45
Students *
No CLE

PRACTICAL USES OF ANIMAL LAW IN GEORGIA

THURSDAY  •  MAY 1, 2014

State Bar of Georgia Conference Center
104 Marietta St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia

*Reduced Registration:  Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Members (Student ID from Georgia Accredited Law School must be presented at check-in) and Student UGA School of Veterinary Medicine (with Student ID)

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionalism Hour and 1.5 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Animal Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Reagan Bush, Program Chair, Animal Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Kegel McBurney, LLC, Atlanta

7:45

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

8:20

SUICIDE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:  HOW TO SAVE A LIFE
Video Presentation by the State Bar of Georgia

MORNING SESSIONS
8:30
WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Reagan Bush
Betsy Choder, Immediate Past Chair, Animal Law Section, State Bar of Georgia; Vet Counsel, LLC, Atlanta
8:45
Introduction to animal law
Joyce Tischler, Founder & General Counsel, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Cotati, CA
9:45
“Pet Custody”: the status of family pets in family law
Kurt A. Kegel, Kegel McBurney, LLC, Atlanta
10:30

BREAK

10:45
Animals in trusts and estates law and elder law
Kathryn S. Seabolt, Kathryn S. Seabolt, P.C., Atlanta
11:30
LUNCHEON (Included in registration fee)
ANNUAL MEETING & AMENDED BYLAWS VOTE
AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:00
Animal Insurance liability and dog bites
Fareesh S. Sarangi, Sarangi Law, LLC, Atlanta
12:45
animals in entertainment law
Scott L. Keniley, Keniley-Kumar, LLC, Atlanta
1:30
break
1:45
Making connections: domestic violence and animal abuse
Allison Cauthen, Assistant Solicitor General, Gwinnett County Solicitor’s Office, Lawrenceville
Jessica K. Rock, Prosecutor, Special Victims Unit, DeKalb County Office of the Solicitor-General, Decatur
2:30

animals in agriculture and the Law
Mat Thompson, Equine Manager, Georgia Department of Agriculture, Atlanta
Jeanette Smith, Equine Division, Georgia Department of Agriculture, Atlanta

3:15
A view of animal law from the bench
Hon. Carla E. Brown, Judge, State Court of Gwinnett County, Lawrenceville
4:00
ADJOURN