THE NSBA FAMILY LAW SECTION AND NEBRASKA CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION

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					                           THE NSBA FAMILY LAW SECTION
                                                      AND
                 NEBRASKA CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION
                                           PROUDLY PRESENT

       ANNUAL FAMILY LAW UPDATE
                     July 21, 2006 – Cornhusker Marriott Hotel, Lincoln, Nebraska
                                              8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Time                  Topic                                               Presenters
8:00 – 8:30           Registration
8:30 – 8:40           Introduction and Welcome                            John A. Kinney, Esq.
                                                                          Chair, NSBA Family Law Section
8:40 – 9:30           Recent Changes to the Bankruptcy Code and           John Hahn, Esq.
                      the Impact on Domestic Relations Law
9:30 – 10:10          Mediation and ADR in Nebraska; goal oriented        Paul Galter, Esq.
                      v. process oriented mediation, mandated
                      mediation, mediation of financial issues,
                      preparation of clients for the process, non-
                      attorney mediators, joint custody, and current
                      legislation.
10:10 – 10:20         Break
10:20 – 11:00         Identifying unusual and frequently overlooked       Amie Martinez, Esq.
                      assets, including frequent flyer miles, security
                      deposits, stock options, unused vacation and
                      sick leave paid upon retirement, income tax
                      refunds and carry-forwards, dissipated assets,
                      hobby collections, contract rights, and goodwill.
11:00 – 12:00 Noon    Child Support Issues: Dr. Jane C. Venohr has        Jane C. Venohr, Ph.D.
                      been conducting research on child support
                      issues since 1984. She will provide an
                      economist’s viewpoint of the “income shares
                      formula” and will also discuss the Nebraska
                      guidelines.
12:00 – 1:15          Lunch and Panel Discussion : Joint Custody – Should it be a Presumption in Nebraska? A
                      discussion of LB 654 with Dr. Jane C. Vanohr, the Honorable Karen Flowers, Tara Muir,
                      Chris Vacanti, Matthew S. Higgins.
1:15 – 2:15           Caselaw Update                                      Steven Flodman, Esq.
2:15 – 3:05           Legislative Update                                  James Gordon, Esq.
3:05 – 3:15            Break
3:15 – 4:00            Matrimonial Clauses – Hidden gems on what            Virginia Albers, Esq.
                       you need in your decree – including military
                       pension language, division of 401k, division of
                       day care expenses, social security offset to life
                       insurance to fund support, summer parenting
                       and child support abatement language, stock
                       options held in trust, etc.
4:00                   Adjourn


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