2012 ABA Annual Meeting Program Materials

2012 ABA Annual Meeting

 

Thursday, August 2, 2012

 

1. Building Better Lawyers at Every Level

1.1 Building Better Lawyers at Every Level

2. So, This is Your First International Arbitration

2.1 Becoming an International Practitioner:  Impressions and Challenges

2.2 An Introduction to International Arbitration

2.3 Ethics in International Arbitration: Traps for the Unwary

2.4 Reasoned Decisions in Arbitrator Challenges

3. General Counsel Give the Real Deal – Performance Tips and Life in the Value Challenge Legal World

3.1 ACC Value-Based Fee Primer

3.2 How to Migrate from Traditional Billing to Alternative Fees

3.3 The 2011 ACC Census - It's All About You

4. Cloudy with a Chance of a Perfect Storm: Discovery in the Cloud Computing Age

4.1 Predictive Social Clouds: Three Hot Topics in E-Discovery

Friday, August 3, 2012

 

5. Meeting Client Needs By Understanding What Clients Want

5.1 Targeted Business Development for Litigators

5.2 Making Rain in a Dry Economy PowerPoint

6. The Right IDEA: Grading, and Enforcing, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act in Schools

6.1 The Right IDEA: A Critical Look inside the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), its Effectiveness and Challenges, and the Role of the Lawyer in its Protection and Enforcement Program Overview

7. The Roberts Court Year Six: Is it Still the Kennedy Court?

7.1 The Roberts Court 2011-12: The Affordable Care Act and More

8. Presidential Showcase:  Arias of Law: The Rule of Law at Work in Opera and the Supreme Court

8.1 Arias of Law: The Rule of Law at Work in Opera and the Supreme Court

9. Pro Se, But Not Alone: Promoting Access to Justice with Court/Public Interest/Private Practice Pro Bono Partnerships

9.1 Pro Se, But Not Alone: Promoting Access to Justice with Court / Public Interest / Private Practice Pro Bono Partnerships

10. Ethics "Hardball": Debating Congressional Ethics Regulation, Rule 8.4, and the Lawyer Legislator

10.1 The Lawyers of Watergate: How a '3rd-Rate Burglary' Provoked New Standards for Lawyer Ethics

10.2 Model Rule of Professional Conduct 8.4

10.3 Presidential Ethics: Should a Law Degree Make a Difference?

10.4 State ex rel. Nebraska State Bar Asso. v. Michaelis

10.5 In the Matter of Darrel E. Johnson, Respondent

10.6 State of Kansas, Petitioner, v. J. R. Russell, Respondent

11. Unsecure Footing: A Critical Look into the Matrixx Revolution and Other Changes to the Securities Law Landscape

11.1 Unsecure Footing:  A Critical Look into the Matrixx Revolution and Other Changes to the Securities Law Landscape

12. The Practice that Never Sleeps: What's Happened to, and What's Next for, Class Actions

12.1 Class Actions Today

12.2 Class Actions PowerPoint

12.3 Santa Clara Law Review

12.4 Trial: Is it CAFA or Kafka?

12.5 University of San Francisco Law Review

12.6 An Empirical Study of Class Action Settlements and Their Fee Awards

13. Oral Advocacy in the Movies:  Lessons Learned from Hollywood's Finest Fictional Lawyers

13.1 The 25 Greatest Legal Movies

Saturday, August 4, 2012

 

14. Leave My Child Alone or I'll...What?: Using the Law to Stand Up to Bullies

14.1 Bullying: Promoting Safe and Respectful Schools

14.2 Bullying and Cyberbullying

14.3 Title IX Liability for Anti-Gay Bullying: An Overview

15. Parallel Enforcement: Practical Implications of Increasing Coordination of Federal and State Efforts

15.1 First Year Report - Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force

15.2 First Year Report - Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force: Appendix A

15.3 Executive Order 13271

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