31st Annual Institute Agenda by r16x2u3d


									                                       31st ANNUAL INSTITUTE
Conference Check-In: Wednesday, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm & Thursday 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

                                       THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 2009
2:00 – 2:05 pm     Welcome & Intro - Caroline K. Black, Esq., Institute Chair,
2:05 – 2:50 pm     Recent Developments in Equitable Distribution - Brenda Abrams, Esq.
2:50 – 3:35 pm     Beyond W-2 income - Roberta Stanley Esq., Jim Gilbert CPA
3:35 – 4:20 pm     Parent Coordinators: A Necessity or an Extra Layer? - Debra Carter, Ph.D., ; Hon. Ray McNeal; Jorge
                   Cestero, Esq.
4:20 – 5:30 pm     Alternative Settlement Schemes for Alimony - Richard West, Esq.
5:30 pm            COCKTAIL PARTY

                                             FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2009
7:30 am            Continental Breakfast
8:00 – 8:05 am     Remarks from AAML President - Stann Givens, Esq.
8:05 – 8:45 am     Judicial Panel: How to Prove up Relocation from a Judicial Perspective - Moderator: Jeff Weissman,
8:45 – 10:00 am    Professionalism and Diversity Tips for Family Lawyers -Hon. Scott Bernstein
10:00 – 10:25 am   Tax Tips - Mel Frumkes, Esq.
10:00 – Noon       Breakout Sessions I and II
Noon – 1:00 pm     Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 pm     Breakout Sessions III, IV and V
3:30 – 4:00 pm     Computer Tips, Tricks, Gadgets and Sites in 30 minutes - Debbie Foster, In Touch Consulting
4:00 – 5:00 pm     Case Law Update - Cynthia Greene, Esq.
5:30 pm            COCKTAIL PARTY

                                           SATURDAY MAY 2, 2009
7:30 am            Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:15 am     Good Fortune Child Support - Evan Marks, Esq.
9:15 – 10:15 am    More Tips on Evidence - Ervin Gonzalez, Esq.
10:15 – 11:00 am   Legislative Update - Elisha Roy, Esq.
11:00 – Noon       Case Study on Business Valuation - Charles Fox Miller; Esq., Phil Schechter, CPA
Noon               Adjourn
                                             BREAKOUT SESSIONS
                  No pre-registration required. Attend the sessions of your choice based on availability

                 CHILDREN’S ISSUES              FINANCIAL ISSUES                POTPOURRI      PRACTICE
10:25– 11:05    How to Prepare and Enterprise versus Personal Drafting          Ironclad Managing a Law Firm
                Prove a Parenting Plan Goodwill: Analyzing the Premarital Agreements     without            an
                under New Statute      Distinction             Peter Gladstone Esq.      Administrator without
                Deborah Day, PhD.      Mike Lewis, CPA                                   Going Insane
                Caryn Green, Esq.      Norman Levin Esq.                                 Mark Powers,
                                       Clay Price CPA                                    Atticus

11:15 – 12:00   Voices of the Children:                            Creating
                                             Joint Experts: When to Use            Persuasive          Successful     Billing
                How to present the child’s   or Not to Use         Computer Presentations              Practices for Family
                point of view on custody     Nancy Harris, Esq.    in a Family Law Case                Lawyers
                Ron Reed, Esq.               Briggs Stahl, CPA     Russell Wills,                      Charles Hardy, Esq.
                                                                   Trial Consulting Services,
1:00 – 1:40     Modification of Shared Surviving        the Crash: Managing          Complex           HR: How to Find and
                Parenting after the New Whether to file Bankruptcy Family Law Litigation               Keep Good Staff
                Statute                 or Divorce                  Cynthia George, Esq.               Susan     Etheridge,
                Dave Manz, Esq.         Russ Blain Esq.                                                Esq.
                Kristin Adamson Esq.
1:50 – 2:30     How to Prepare and Imputing Income: Alimony Elder law Issues that                      Top Ten Mistakes
                Prove a Parenting Plan for the Heiress             affect Family lawyers and           Lawyers Make in
                under New Statute       Bill Stolberg, Esq.        How to solve them                   Running their Office
                Deborah Day, PhD.       David Ellrich, CPA         Jana McConnaughhay,
                Caryn Green, Esq.                                  Esq.

2:40 - 3:20     Alcohol & Drug Testing in    Enterprise versus Personal   Creating       Persuasive    HR: How to Find and
                Custody Cases: How to        Goodwill: Analyzing the      Computer Presentations       Keep Good Staff
                Prove a Need and How to      Distinction                  in a Family Law Case         Susan     Etheridge,
                Implement                    Mike Lewis, CPA              Russell Wills,               Esq.
                                             Norman Levin Esq.            Trial Consulting Services,
                                             Clay Price CPA               Inc..

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