Total Credits: 3.6 MCLE, 2.4 Ethics, 1.2 Elimination of Bias, 2.0 Kansas Credit, 1.0 Kansas Ethics
2020 Virtual Annual Meeting Reengineered
September 16-18, 2020
Note: Your order confirmation will show the date and time for the first session of the conference; however, registration includes all three sessions in the "National Speaker Series." Please see Sessions tab for dates and times of each session.
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced a host of conferences, institutes and individual CLE programs from summer to fall, from in-person to virtual venues. This year’s Annual Meeting is pivoting too. Rather than moving the entire in-person conference to an already crowded virtual space, this year’s Annual Meeting is going to shift and offer:
At a time when the entire profession is working to recover from the effects of the worldwide pandemic, we are pleased to offer all 2020 Annual Meeting events at no-cost for members, thanks to our generous sponsorship partners.
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Bree Buchanan is founding co-chair of the National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being and is a co-author of its groundbreaking 2017 report, The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change. Ms. Buchanan is chair of the ABA Commission on Lawyers Assistance Programs (2017-2020) which works to ensure assistance is readily available for those in the legal community experiencing issues related to substance use or mental health issues. Read Full Bio
Lawrence O. Gostin is University Professor, Georgetown University’s highest academic rank conferred by the University President. He directs the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and is the Founding O’Neill Chair in Global Health. He is Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University and Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University and is the Director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Center on National and Global Health Law. Read Full Bio
Ms. McDonough is chair of Shook, Hardy & Bacon. Her practice includes: pharmaceutical and medical device litigation, food and beverage litigation, class action and complex litigation, product liability, pet care and animal health products, international, data and discovery strategies, litigation, FDA and regulatory guidance. She is based in both Kansas City and Washington, D.C. Read Full Bio
Professor Wilkins is the Lester Kissel Professor of Law, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession, and Faculty Director of the Center on the Legal Profession and the Center for Lawyers and the Professional Services Industry at Harvard Law School. He is also a Senior Research Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a Fellow of the Harvard University Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics. Read Full Bio
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Thompson Coburn LLP
About: With over 380 attorneys, Thompson Coburn has experience in more than 50 areas of the law. Supported by the firm's state-of-the-art technology, lawyers in Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Southern Illinois and Washington, D.C. offices enjoy a nationwide practice.
Newman, Comley & Ruth P.C.
About: Newman, Comley & Ruth regularly handles administrative and regulatory law, business law, employment law, estate planning and administration, family law, medical malpractice and professional liability defense, personal injury, professional licensing, and real estate law. Our law office is located in Jefferson City.
|Program Date/Time||Session Title||Credits||Duration||Course Details|
|09/16/2020 @ 12:00 PM (CDT)||
Strategies for Well-being: Now More Than Ever
Total Credits: 1.2 MCLE, 1.2 Ethics, 1.0 Kansas Credit, 1.0 Kansas Ethics
|1 Hour||More info »|
|09/17/2020 @ 11:30 AM (CDT)||
Reimagining Lawyering in a World on Fire: What the Pandemic and the Protests Mean for the Future of the Legal Profession
Total Credits: 1.2 MCLE, 1.2 Ethics, 1.2 Elimination of Bias, 0.0 Kansas Credit, 0.0 Kansas Ethics
|1 Hour||More info »|
|09/18/2020 @ 12:00 PM (CDT)||
Law and a Global Pandemic: Civil Rights, Legal Role of WHO, Practical Glimpse at Emerging Legal Issues and Trends in COVID-19 Related Litigation and Case Law
Total Credits: 1.2 MCLE, 1.0 Kansas Credit
|1 Hour||More info »|
|At the time of purchase||
2020 Chief Justice's Speech, Senior Counselors Recognition, Swearing-in of President-Elect John Gunn
Total Credits: 0.0 MCLE
|1 Hour 04 Minutes||More info »|
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