CLC Schedule


 

7:30 a.m. Registration Begins
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast

Law School Alumni Breakfast Receptions:
Quinnipiac School of Law
UConn School of Law
Western New England School of Law
Pre-function Area

 
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Session A
10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Sponsor Break
Break Sponsored by:

10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. Session B
11:50 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Sponsor Break
12:05 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. CBA Annual Meeting Luncheon

The Honorable Janet C. Hall, Chief United States Judge
for the District of Connecticut
The Honorable Richard A. Robinson, Chief Justice, Connecticut Supreme Court
Aaron Keller, Law & Crime Network
Beyond Making a Murderer: Bridging the Gap between Law and Journalism
Installation of the 2018-2019 CBA Officers
1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Sponsor Break
Break Sponsored by:

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Session C
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sponsor Break
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Session D
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. The President’s Reception
Sponsored by Murtha Cullina LLP and Shapiro Law Offices LLC, in Honor of Connecticut’s New Judges
 

 

Track

Session A
  8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
(120 Minutes)

Session B
10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
(60 Minutes)

Session C
  1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
(60 Minutes)

Session D
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
(120 Minutes)

The President’s Track A01
What is Blockchain, and Why Should I Care? – Room 27
B01
Connecticut’s Leadership Role in Eradicating Human Trafficking – Room 17
C01
Cybersecurity: Tips and Best Practices for Lawyers – Room 16
D01
Getting to Well: The Professional Imperative for Lawyer Well-Being – Room 16
Business Law A02
Everything You Wanted to Know About Trade Secrets but Were Afraid to Ask – Room 21
B02  CANCELLED
Choice of Entity in Light of 2017 Tax Law Changes – Room 24
C02
A Practical Look at Directors and Officers Insurance – Room 24
D02
Commercial Law and Bankruptcy: Year in Review – Room 26
Diversity and Inclusion
 A03
Why “One Size Fits All” Efforts Fail: Tackling the Biases That Still Frustrate Meaningful Racial and Ethnic Diversity and Inclusion – Room 17
  C03
Access to Justice: Confessions, Ethics, and High Publicity in Making a Murderer with Aaron Keller – Room 17
 
Estates and Probate/Elder Law/Tax Law
A04
Estate Planning for IRAs and Qualified Retirement Accounts/The New Tax Law – Room 12
B03
Estate Planning for Actors and Athletes – Room 11
C04
Estate and Trust Planning for Beneficiaries with Opioid Addictions – Room 14
D03
How to Build an Elder Law Practice Room 24
Ethics A05
Ethics: Shifting Landscapes: Adapting Your Firm to Emerging Threats* – Ballroom A
*Attend this program and earn up to 7.5 percent premium credit off two years on professional liability insurance offered through the CBA exclusively endorsed program, underwritten by CNA.
B04
Ethics: Year in Review – Ballroom A
C05
The Ethical Duty of Technology Competence: What it Means to Your Practice – Room 12
D04
Ethics: Shifting Landscapes: Adapting your Firm to Emerging Threats
* – Ballroom A
*Attend this program and earn up to 7.5 percent premium credit off two years on professional liability insurance offered through the CBA exclusively endorsed program, underwritten by CNA.
Family Law
A06
Here Comes the Taxman: What Family Lawyers Need to Know about the Changes in Tax Law – Room 26
B05
Emerging Family Law Issues and Trends – Room 12
C06
Exacting Evidence: How to Get It In and How to Keep It Out – Ballroom A
D05
Annual Review of Developments in Family Law – Room 14
Hot Topics   B06
Mindfulness for Lawyers – Room 16
C07
Animal Law: Habeas Corpus and Nonhuman Rights – Room 27
D06
Intellectual Property in the Cannabis Industry – Room 21
Legal Entrepreneur A07
The Legal Entrepreneur – Room 11
B07
Affordable Technology for Small Firm Productivity – Room 27

C08
Casemaker: Beyond the Basics – Room 26
D07
Managing a Solo and Small Firm Practice: Business and Ethical Issues – Room 27
Litigation and Advocacy A08
The Fearless Cross-Examiner: Win the Witness, Win the Case – Room 24
B08
Pro Bono Appointments in Federal Court: Tips from the Trenches, Part 1 – Room 26
C09
Pro Bono Appointments in Federal Court: Tips from the Trenches, Part 2 – River Lounge
D08
Annual Review of Appellate Cases – Room 12
Real Property

Track Sponsored by:

A09
AirBnB Law: The Implications of Short Term Rentals for Property Owners and Municipalities – Room 16
B09
Real Property Case Law and Legislation: Year in Review  – Room 22
C10
Ethics and Environmental Practice – Room 21
D09
Construction Law Year in Review – Room 17 
The Workplace A10
Current Issues in the Workers’ Compensation System – Room 14
B10
A “Frolic and Detour” in Workers’ Compensation Case Law – Room 14
 C11

Annual Update on Administrative Law Practice and Legislation – Room 11

D10
Workplace Absence: How to Avoid Pitfalls Caused by the Interplay of Disability, Medical Leave, and Workers’ Compensation Law – Room 22
Featured Speaker
Barron Henley
A11
Mastering Microsoft Word in the Law Office – Room 22
B11
Office 365 in a Law Firm – Room 21
C12
60 Legal Tech Tips, Tricks, Gadgets, and Websites in 60 Minutes – Room 22
D11
Productivity Tools: Practice Management Software and Outlook – Room 11

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