Calendar of Events
Friday, March 6, 2015
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sixth Annual SCBA Indian Law Conference
Gonzaga Univeristy School of Law
721 N. Cincinnati
7.0 General Credits anticipated
Organized by the SCBA Indian Law Section and hosted by: Gonzaga University School of Law, Gonzaga Native American Law Students Association, and the Spokane County Bar Association Indian Law Section.
8:20 - 8:50 a.m. CHECK-IN & ON SITE REGISTRATION
8:50 - 9:00 a.m. Opening Remarks
9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Why the Restatement of Indian Law Matters to
Everyday Practitioners, Professor Matthew L.M. Fletcher,
Michigan State University School of Law
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. MORNING BREAK
10:45 - 12:00 p.m. Federal, Tribal, and State Court Relations Senior Judge William Canby, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit Chief Justice Barbara Madsen,
Washington Supreme Court, Chief Judge Theresa Pouley, Tulalip Tribal Court
12:00 - 12:15 p.m. TRANSITION BREAK
(walk to Herak Room in McCarthey Athletic Center)
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Keynote Presentation -
Reflections from the Bench: Insights on Crucial Indian Law Decisions -
Senior Judge William Canby, U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. TRANSITION BREAK
(walk to back to Gonzaga Law School)
1:45 - 3:15 p.m. Current Northwest Natural Resource Issues: In-Stream Flows, Water Quality, and Fish Consumption Rates Ted C. Knight, Spokane Tribe of Indians
Shannon Work, Shannon D. Work, PC, Rachel Pascal Osborne, Gonzaga University
3:15 - 3:30 p.m. AFTERNOON BREAK
3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Treaty Rights in the 21st Century: Indian Treaties and International ContextPaul Lumley, Executive Director, Columbia River Intertribal Fish Commission
D.R. Michele, Executive Director, Upper Columbia United Tribes
5:00 p.m. Adjourn; SCBA Indian Law Section meeting and social.
Cost to attend is only $170-SCBA members, $185-non-SCBA members, $130-tribal attorneys, tribal judicial, government, legal aid and SCBA YLD Attorneys; $50-staff.
Friday, March 6, 2015
12:15 - 1:30 pm
March Bar Luncheon
The Herak Club
801 N. Cincinnati St.
Lowe Level of the McCarthy Athletic Center
The March Bar Luncheon will be on March 6, 2015 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at
the Herak Club, 801 N. Cincinnati St., Lower Level of the McCarthey Athletic Center.
$20.00 for members and $25.00 for non-members, which will be a buffet and
includes tax and tip. The buffet will include stuffed chicken breasts, berry delicious salad, italian style angel hair pasta,
Reflections on a Career of Indian Law Decisions
PLEASE PRE-REGISTER, SPACE IS LIMITED!
NO WALK INS
Registration Deadline is March 3, 2015.
Worth 1.0 General Credit
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
An Evening Celebration Professionalism
Smithmoore P. Myers Professionalism Awards
Bevery L. Anderson
Hon. Richard J. Schroeder, Ret.
Frederick G. Emery, II, and James J. Workland
for 50 years in the practice of law.
The Spokane Club
1002 W. Riverside Ave.
Grand Georgian Ballroom
No Host Cocktails: 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Dinner 6:30 pm
$58.00 per Person
Please RSVP no later than 5:00 pm, Friday March 20, 2015
Reservation not guaranteed without paid RSVP
Friday, April 17, 2015
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Firearms Law CLE
Spokane County Commissioners Hearing Room
1026 W. Broadway Ave. Lower Level
Spokane, WA 99201
3.75 General Credits
With gun laws and gun control on the news regularly, as well as the passage of Initiative 594, firearmsv law is on the forefront of the public conscience. This timely seminar discusses the public's right to bear arms, concealed carry laws and pitfalls, self defense and the duty-to-retreat rules, as well as the “Stand Your Ground” laws and the use of deadly force and when deadly force is justified.
Speakers & Topics:
Overview of Washington Law Concerning Concealed Carry; Use of Deadly Force for non-Law Enforcement Officers; Case Law: Precedence and Updates -
Mark S. Knapp, Attorney at Law
Restoration of Gun Rights - Dean T. Chuang,
Crary, Clark, Domanico & Chuang, P.S.
Self Defense, Use of Deadly Force, and Concealed Carry Laws
Tony Hazel, DPA - Spokane County Prosecutor's Office
Cost to attend is only $80 for SCBA members, $95 for non-SCBA members, $55 for government, legal aid and SCBA YLD Attorneys, $5 staff and students.