2016 Fall Law Conference Resources

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Thursday, September 15, 2016
Judges / Prosecutors and Attorneys

Attorney General’s Opinions Update
Ward Beeson, Chief, Opinion’s Division, Attorney General’s Office

Ethics: Conflicts of Interest
Lori Lein, General Counsel, ALM

Legislative Update Panel
Ken Smith, Executive Director, ALM; Greg Cochran, Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs, ALM; Perry Roquemore, The Bloom Group

Federal Case Law
Douglas C. Haney, City Attorney, Carmel, IN


Friday, September 16, 2016

Judges / Prosecutors and Attorneys

Body Cameras, Drones and Emerging Legal Trends
Jack Ryan, Attorney/Director, Legal & Liability Risk Management Institute, Plainfield, IN


Friday, September 16, 2016

Judges / Prosecutors

Digital Search and Seizure
Beau Brown, General Counsel, Office of Prosecution Services

Confronting the Confrontation Clause: Who is a Necessary Witness for a Toxicology Report?
Brandon Hughes and Dr. Curt Harper, Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences


Friday, September 16, 2016


The Dark Store Theory - Lowe’s Litigation
Kendrick Webb, Attorney/Partner, Webb & Eley

Tick Tock Get on the Clock: New Overtime Rules Under the FLSA
Barbara Wells, Attorney, Capell & Howard PC, Montgomery

Municipal Employees Under Attack
Mickey McInnish, Senior Staff Attorney, Montgomery; David Sikes, Litigation Manager, AMIC; Scott Speagle, Attorney, Webster, Henry, Lyons, Bradwell, Cohan, Speagle P.C.


Saturday, September 17, 2016

Judges / Prosecutors

Reentry Programs & Reducing Recidivism in the Courtroom
Jeremy Sherer, Joyce Vance and Kenyan Brown, Attorneys, U.S. Attorney General’s Office, North District of AL

Revolutionizing & Improving Municipal Courts through Technology
Andrew Salser, Esq., Lloyd & Hogan PC; Laird Foret, President, CEO, Isotope 11

Fines & Penalties in the Aftermath of Private Probation Services Lawsuits
Ben Hand, Municipal Judge, Opelika

AMJA Business Meeting


Saturday, September 17, 2016


Open Meetings Act - Serial Meetings
Bruce Pitts, Assistant City Attorney, Huntsville

Economic Development Update
Preston Bolt, Attorney, Hand Arendall LLC

Out of the Gate: Helping Your Council Hit the Ground Running
Ken Smith, Executive Director, ALM

Use of Background Checks
Lt. Melissa R. Hubbard, ALEA Identification and Compliance Unit

Citizen Access - An Overview of Title II of the ADA
Lisa Cooper, Attorney, Hand Arendall LLC

AAMA Business Meeting


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