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01/11/2020
9:15AM to 10:15AM PST
Fowler School of Law, Chapman University
370 N. Glassell
Orange, CA 92866
United States
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MCLE Last Dash Seminar: Current Developments in Employment Law

Join Amy R. Patton and co-panelist Darren J. Campbell of Aitken Campbell Heikaus Weaver, LLP as they discuss Current Developments in Employment Law as part of the Orange County Bar Association's MCLE Last Dash Seminar: A One Day Legal Education Marathon. This marathon will have 19 CLE Sessions, including Legal Ethics, Elimination of Bias and Competence Issues. 

Full Schedule:

1. TEN COMMON SENSE RULES OF TRIAL ADVOCACY: TIPS FROM THE BENCH AND THE BAR

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM / 1.0 General CLE    

Hon. Deborah Chuang Servino, Orange County Superior Court    

Edward Susolik, Esq., Callahan & Blaine

2. SURVIVING AND THRIVING IN THE PRACTICE OF LAW

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM / 1.0 Competence Issues    

Neil Pedersen, Esq., Pedersen Law APLC

3. LEGAL MALPRACTICE CLAIMS: ELEMENTS, AVOIDANCE, PROSECUTION, AND DEFENSE

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM / 1.0 Legal Ethics    

Gerald A. Klein, Esq., Klein & Wilson    

Robert K. Sall, Esq., Sall Spencer Callas & Krueger ALC

4. CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN EMPLOYMENT LAW

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM / 1.0 General CLE    

Darren J. Campbell, Esq., Aitken Campbell Heikaus Weaver, LLP    

Amy R. Patton, Esq., Payne & Fears LLP

5. EVERYDAY ETHICAL PROBLEMS THAT SHOULD KEEP YOU AWAKE AT NIGHT

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM/ 1.0 Legal Ethics  

Gerald A. Klein, Esq., Klein & Wilson  

Amy H. Nguyen, Esq., Klein & Wilson

6. WINNING YOUR CASE AT DEPOSITION: TIPS FOR EFFECTIVELY HANDLING EVASIVE WITNESSES AND ABUSIVE ATTORNEYS

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM / 1.0 General CLE    

Roy L. Comer, Esq., Attorney and Counselor At Law    

Edward R. Leonard, Esq., Harrington, Foxx, Dubrow & Canter

7. INSURANCE BAD FAITH BASICS

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM / 1.0 General CLE    

Hon. James Crandall, Orange County Superior Court    

Richard Cohn, Esq., Aitken Aitken Cohn LLP

8. ETHICS IN THE COURTROOM

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM / 1.0 Legal Ethics  

Hon. Karen L. Robinson, Orange County Superior Court  

Kate Corrigan, Esq., Corrigan Welbourn & Stokke, APLC

9. SEVEN SECRETS OF SUMMARY JUDGEMENT

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM / 1.0 General CLE    

Hon. Nathan R. Scott, Orange County Superior Court    

Michael C. Robinson, Esq., Robinson Employment Law, PC    

David M. Stein, Esq., Greenberg Gross LLP

10. DEALING WITH OPPOSING COUNSEL

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM / 1.0 General CLE    

Darren O. Aitken, Esq., Aitken Aitken Cohn LLP    

Joseph L. Chairez, Esq., Baker & Hostetler LLP

11. ETHICS AND MEDIATION

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM / 1.0 Legal Ethics  

Hon. Rex A. Heeseman (Ret.), JAMS

Viggo B. Boserup, Esq., JAMS

Justin R. Hoyt, Esq., JAMS

12. A JUDGE’S AND AN ATTORNEY’S PERSPECTIVE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE ISSUES FOR ATTORNEYS

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM / 1.0 Competence Issues    

Hon. Matthew S. Anderson, Orange County Superior Court    

Michael L. Fell, Esq., The Law Office of Michael L. Fell

13. JUDGMENT COLLECTIONS PRACTICE – A PRIMER

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM / 1.0 General CLE    

Arturo E. Matthews, Esq., Matthews Law Firm, Inc.

14. CIVILITY AND PROFESSIONALISM: A VIEW FROM THE BENCH AND BAR

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM / 1.0 Legal Ethics    

Hon. Karen L. Robinson, Orange County Superior Court    

Yoshiaki C. Kubota, Esq., Law Office of Kubota & Associates

15. HOT TOPICS IN EVIDENCE

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM /1.0 General CLE    

Hon. Melissa R. McCormick, Orange County Superior Court    

Hon. Laura A. Seigle, Los Angeles County Superior Court

16. ADVOCATING FOR THE ADVOCATE: IDENTIFYING, PREVENTING, & RECOVERING FROM SECONDARY TRAUMA

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM / 1.0 Competence Issues    

Diane C. Bass, Esq., Law Office of Diane C. Bass

17. TO TWEET OR NOT TO TWEET: ETHICS AND THE USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA BY LAWYERS

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM / 1.0 Legal Ethics    

Suzanne Burke Spencer, Esq., Sall Spencer Callas & Krueger ALC    

Lara A. Callas, Esq., Sall Spencer Callas & Krueger ALC

18. ESTATE PLANNING ESSENTIALS FOR NON-TRUSTS & ESTATE LAWYERS

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM / 1.0 General CLE    

Susan A. Katzen, Esq., Law Offices of Susan A. Katzen    

Sarah A. Kirland, Esq., Law Office of Sarah A. Kirland

19. ELIMINATION OF BIAS AND TRANSGENDER ISSUES

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM / 1.0 Elimination of Bias    

Mia F. Yamamoto, Esq., Law Office of Mia Yamamoto