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$150

3rd Annual
SAME SEX LEGAL ISSUES

RECORDED MARCH 20, 2014

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionaolism Hour and 1 Trial Practice Hour

Co-Sponsors:
Family Law Section, State Bar of Georgia
;
Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia, Inc.

Presiding:
Randall M. Kessler, Program Co-Chair, Kessler & Solomiany, LLC, Atlanta
Dennis G. Collard, Program Co-Chair, Kessler & Solomiany, LLC, Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview
Randall M. Kessler
Dennis G. Collard
Nationwide status of marriage equality; discussion of U.S. v. Windsor (DOMA) and hollingsworth v. perry (CA Proposition 8)
Dennis G. Collard
resolution of same sex legal issues when divorce is not available: alternative use of the law; including use of Alternative Dispute resolution
Daniel A. Bloom, Pachman Richardson, LLC, Atlanta
Kathleen M. Womack, Kathleen M. Womack, P.C., Atlanta
SAME SEX COUPLES IN THE FEDERAL SECTOR
Wm. John Camp, Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP, Warner Robins
THE INITIAL CONSULTATION: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS in same sex cases
Kathleen M. Womack
Daniel A. Bloom
Dennis G. Collard
FROM HERE TO EQUALITY: LEGAL CHALLENGES AND LITIGATION STRATEGIES FROM INSIDE THE LGBT
RIGHTS MOVEMENT

Elizabeth L. Littrell, Lambda Legal, Atlanta
DISCUSSION OF IMMIGRATION AND SAME SEX COUPLES; VIEWS ON SEXUAL MINORITY ISSUES
Scott C. Titshaw, Associate Professor, Mercer University School of Law, Macon
TAX ISSUES AFFECTING SAME SEX COUPLES INCLUDING THE POST-WINDSOR LANDSCAPE
Dana P. Shaffner, Shaffner Law, Atlanta
adoption and other child related issues for same sex couples
Lori M. Surmay, The Law Office of Lori M. Surmay, Atlanta