November 16, 2018

CLE Session Materials

Below are links to the CLE materials for sessions being presented at the ABA Family Law 2018 Spring CLE Conference in Nashville, TN.

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WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2018

INTERNATIONAL FAMILY LAW & ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGIES (ART) LAW DAY

9:00am-10:00am

Interpreters Communicate When You Can’t

 

10:15am-12:15pm

The Child’s Voice: Cross-Border Parentage—When Hague and Child-Abduction Conventions, Rights of the Child, and Issues of Habitual Residence Apply to Your ART Case

 

1:20pm-2:20pm

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

**ART** A Coat of Many Colors: The European Human Rights Dimension of ART Families  (3.5 MB)

 

**International Family Law** Children and International Relocation

 

2:35pm-4:35pm

 

**ART** Family Building the Global Way—How International ART Cases Differ from Domestic Cases
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

**International Family Law** Discovery of Foreign Assets: Challenges and Strategies
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

 

THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018

8:45am-10:45am

 

PLENARY CLE SESSIONS

Work Smarter, Not Harder  
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

**ART** Song of the South (America): ART Overview and Considerations for South American Intended Parents
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

11:00am-12:00pm

 

SIMULTANEOUS CLE SESSIONS

When Immigration Law and Family Law Do-Si-Do
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

Out of the Box and Culturally Relevant Approaches to Child Custody Disputes

 

UCCJEA and Relocation: Jurisdictional Problems

 

**ART** The HIV-Positive Parent: Legal, Medical, and Ethical Questions Discussed
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018

8:45am-10:45am

 

PLENARY CLE SESSIONS

Hot Tips for Clients  
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

**ART** The Long Road Home: Overcoming Legal, Cultural, and Practical Challenges to International Surrogacy in the Asia-Pacific Region
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

11:00am-12:00pm

SIMULTANEOUS CLE SESSIONS

Representing the Entertainer in Divorce: Analyzing Goodwill and Intellectual Property Rights and Termination Interests

 

Uniform Parentage Act (2017): An Overview
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

Difficult People: Dealing with Opposing Counsel and Clients

 

12:15pm-1:15pm

 

**ART** Reaching Your Southern Comfort Zone with the Uniform Parentage Act and the Model Act
(Updated May 18, 2018)

 

 

SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018

8:45am-10:45am

 

PLENARY CLE SESSIONS

Critical Issues in Domestic Violence and Child Custody  (Updated May 18, 2018)

 

**ART** Dissecting Difficult ART Cases: Moral and Ethical Lessons to Better Serve Our Clients

 

11:00am-12:00pm

 

SIMULTANEOUS CLE SESSIONS

Choosing Dispute Resolution to Fit Your Client’s Needs

 

Untangling Safety Nets   (2.9 MB)  

 

Ethical Responsibilities for Client Files: Facing Piles of Files with Smiles    (1.1 MB)

 

**ART** CDC ART Surveillance Study on Gestational Surrogacy & SART Data Collection at IVF Clinics—Applicability and Use in Legal Representation
(Updated May 18, 2018)