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Durham County Bar Association Seventh Annual Two Day Continuing Legal Education Event
Wednesday & Thursday, February 6-7, 2019


Full Materials Download – 117 Pages

Agenda, Rules, Speakers, Bios – 9 Pages

Agenda & Rules only  – 2 Pages

Each speaker’s presentation can be accessed from the link below. These are PDF files only, do not attempt to open them in PowerPoint.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

9:00     Saprina Brown-Taylor: Representing Claimants before the Industrial Commission

10:00   Thomas Beckett: Intro to Cooperative Law
Business Entity Matrix, also, Sources of Collaborative Law

11:15   Miriam Markfield: Craziness for Lawyers:  A Practical Guide

1:15pm     Susan Olive: An Inventive Approach to Mental Health /Substance Abuse  (1 hr SA/MH)

2:15     D. Tucker Charns: Winning Cases by Building Winning Client Relationships

3:30     Sarah Rackley Olson & Brandon Garrett: Presenting on Expert Testimony

4:30     Erica Jackson: Shifting Federal Regulation of Cannabis Products

Thursday, February 7, 2019

9:00     Leanor Bailey Hodge: NC State Bar Trust Accounting (1 hour Ethics/PR)

10:00   Josh Rowland: Preventing Data Breaches: An Intro to Information Security for Attorneys

11:15   Nichelle Perry: Basic Research Tools for Practitioners: Tips for Effective and Efficient Legal Research

1:15pm     Carena Brantley Lemons: Bankruptcy or Bust: Effectively Advising Individuals Prior to Bankruptcy

2:15     Matthew James: Taxing the Self-Employed and Small Businesses in 2019

3:30     Nichole McLaughlin: Overview of the State Bar (1 hour Ethics/PR)