Calendar of Events
December 4, 2015
8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
ALTERNATE DISPUTE RESOLUTION CLE:
From Soup to Nuts
Organized by the SCBA Trustee Carol Hunter of Eymann Allison Hunter Jones, P.S. and Timothy B. Fennessy of Layman Law Firm, this seminar promises to deliver an A to Z approach to Alternative Dispute Resolution covering various areas of law. It's a sure bet that any practicing attorney would be able to glean some quality information from this seminar.
Welcome & Course Introduction
Timothy B. Fennessy, Layman Law Firm
History and Ethical Considerations for Mediation/Arbitration
J. Donald Curran of Delay, Curran, Thompson, Pontarolo & Walker, P.S.
William F. Etter of Etter, McMahon, Lamberson, Van Wert & Oreskovich, P.C.
Timing and Contents for Settlement Demand and Documentation.
Kathleen H. Paukert of Paukert & Troppmann, PLLC
Nikalous O. Armitage, Layman Law Firm
J.J. Thompson, Layman Law Firm
TEDRA/Personal Injury/Construction/Employment/Family Law Panel
James S. Craven of Evans, Craven & Lackie, P.S.
Gary N. Bloom of Harbaugh & Bloom, P.S.
Peter J. Karademos, Attorney at Law
Frank J. Gebhardt, Feltman, Gebhardt, Greer & Zeimantz, P.S.
Mediation Nuts and Bolts from Set up to Settlement
Timothy B. Fennessy of Layman Law Firm
Richard C. Eymann of Eymann Allison Hunter Jones PS,
Cost to attend is only $125 for SCBA members, $140 for non-SCBA members, $90 for government, legal aid and SCBA YLD Attorneys, $15 staff and students. SCBA members can register using a credit card by calling Keri Whittekiend at (509) 477-2665.
Gonzaga University School
of Law 721 North Cincinnati Street Barbieri
Room Spokane, Washington
December 10, 2015
3:30 p.m. - 7: 0 p.m.
ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY & VLP AUCTION
This year's Holiday Party and VLP Benefit Raffle and Silent Auction occurs on Thursday, December 10th from 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please note that this year's event will again be at The Spokane Club, 1002 West Riverside. In addition to the beautiful Georgian Room, the Spokane Club has arranged a fantastic menu which will include a carving station, seafood station and pasta bar (along with our traditional menu items – including bacon-wrapped chicken livers) and the popular dessert station.
While this downtown location will hopefully allow many of our members to walk to the party, there are several parking lots near the Spokane Club and the Spokane Club also offers valet parking for $10. If you need more information about parking in the area, please call the Spokane County Bar Association at (509) 477-2665.
As usual, payment of your 2015-2016 SCBA dues is your ticket into this great event. You may also bring one guest to the party free of charge, which is another benefit of your SCBA Membership. Additional guests and non-members are $30 per person.
December 11, 2015
8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
ETHICS POTPOURRI CLI
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. HOW TO RESPOND TO A DISCIPLINARY GRIEVANCE
Francesca D'Angelo, Disciplinary Counsel, Washington State Bar Association
2:10 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN EMPLOYMENT CASES Michael J. McMahon, Principal, Etter, McMahon, Lamberson, Van Wert & Oreskovich
3:05 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. TOP TEN MISTAKES LAWYERS MAKE ON SOCIAL MEDIA:
The Ethics of the Internet Robin L. Haynes, Principal, Witherspoon Kelley;
4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. WALKING THE ETHICAL STRAIGHT AND NARROW LINE
IN ESTATE PLANNING AND PROBATE PRACTICE Stephanie R. Taylor, Principal, Randall & Danskin; Adjunct Estate Planning Professor, Gonzaga Law School
Pricing as Follows:
0.75 hour of CLE……....…..$19
1.50 hours of CLE….….…..$38
2.25 hours of CLE……....…$57
3.0 hours of CLE………......$75
Gonzaga University School of Law
721 North Cincinnati Street, Barbieri Courtroom