A La Carte 2017 Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention





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A La Carte - 2017 WTLA Convention

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WTLA 2017 Convention - June 21-23, 2017
Lander Community and Convention Center

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Possible 21 Hours of CLE, Including 4 Hours of Ethics

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

7:00 a.m.    Registration Opens

7:30 a.m.    Breakfast and CLE with Exhibitors

8:30 a.m.    Opening Remarks

8:45 a.m.    Concurrent Sessions:
        Family Law - TBD
         Criminal Law - State v. Wilkerson; State v. Bohling; State v. Morrison - Jury Instructions and How  they Make or Break your Case John Labuda, Pinedale, WY & John Robinson, Casper, WY
        Teton Program Member Session-
        Cross Examination - Maren Chaloupka, Scottsbluff, NE
        Polarizing via Webinar - Rick Friedman, Seattle, WA

10:45 a.m.    Finding New Sources of Recovery: How to Identify Potential Crashworthiness Cases with Vehicle, Components, and Child Seat Manufacturers - Todd Tracy, Dallas, TX


12:15 p.m.    Sustaining and Advocate Member Lunch Or Lunch on your own

1:15 p.m.    Civil Rights - Maren Chaloupka, Scottsbluff, NE
    
2:15 p.m.    Break

2:30 p.m.    Depositions - John Romano, West Palm Beach, FL

4:00 p.m.    Ethics of Advocacy - Closing Arguments Ethics Bryan Ulmer, Jackson, WY

5:15 p.m.    Welcome Reception - Cowfish

8:00 p.m.    Gambling at the Shoshone Rose

Thursday, June 22, 2017

7:00 a.m.    Member Breakfast & Elections

8:00 a.m.    Case Framing - Mark Mandell, Providence, RI

10:00 a.m.    Break

10:15 a.m.    Case Framing Continued

11:45 p.m.    Awards Luncheon - The Winding Road of a Lawyer with Governor Matt Mead and the Hon. Gregg Phillips Invited

1:15 p.m.    Demand Packages - Nick Eddy, Seymour, IN


1:45 p.m.    Mindfulness and Lawyering: Working on Your Inner Game Ethics - Debra Austin, Denver, CO

2:45 p.m.    Break

3:00 p.m.    Getting Eighteen Wheeler Justice: Industry Regulations and Bad Faith Claims - Tom Metier, Fort Collins, CO

4:00 p.m.    Zealous Advocacy/Candor to the Court Ethics - Hon. William Downes, Castle Rock, CO

5:15 p.m.    Introducing Todd Ingram as President - Reception Community Center

6:30 p.m.    Teton Member Dinner - Sponsored by Mark & Sherri Dickson of  Millennium Settlements

Friday, June 23, 2017                

 Concurrent Sessions:
7:00 a.m.    Yoga for Trial Lawyers Ethics - Devon O’Connell, Laramie, Wyoming

7:00-9:00 a.m.    Recreation and Safety Act & Lander Bike Ride - Mark Aronowitz, Jackson, WY, Tyson Logan, Jackson, WY, Mel Orchard, Jackson, WY

8:00 a.m.    Civil Case Summaries - Anna Reeves Olson, Casper, WY

8:30 a.m.    Criminal Case Summaries - Jason Tangeman, Laramie, WY


9:00 a.m.    Emotional Damages - Driving the Point Home - Bruce Broillet, Santa Monica, CA

10:00 a.m.    Break

10:15 a.m.    Constructing Effective Written Arguments - Hon. Catherine Fox, Cheyenne, WY

11:15 a.m.     Don’t Eat the Bruises - Keith Mitnik, Orlando, FL Invited

12:15 p.m.    End of 2017 Convention

Location

Lander Community and Convention Center - 950 Buena Vista Drive Lander, Wyoming, 82520

ACCOMMODATIONS:

Rooms available for a discount at:

Holiday Inn Express (1002 11th St.) call 307-332-4005 with Group Code WTLA to reserve your room.

The Inn at Lander (260 Grandview Drive) call 307-332-2847 with Group Code Wyoming Trial Lawyers to reserve your room.

The Shoshone Rose (5960 Hwy 287) call 307-206-7006 with Group Code Wyoming Trial Lawyers to reserve your room.

WTLA room blocks will close May 30, 2017!


Cancellation Policy

Full refunds will be given until May 30, 2017. No refunds will be given after May 30, 2017.

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