Fall 2015 Council Agenda Book

Section of Family Law Members are encouraged to view the Council Agenda Book before attending the Fall CLE Conference.

2015 Fall CLE Conference
October 14-17, 2015

The Nines Hotel - Portland, Oregon


Council Meeting Agenda

The Council Meeting will take place in the Gallery Room of the Nines Hotel on Thursday, October 15, from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

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1:30 pm

Welcome and Call to Order  –  Greg J. Ortiz

1:35 pm

Minutes from August 1, 2015 – Melissa Avery Tab 1
1:40 pm Motion to Excuse Anita Ventrelli and Jamie Wright, for Good Cause

1:45 pm

Report from the Chair-Elect –  Mary Vidas

1:50 pm

Report from the Vice Chair – Bobbie Batley

1:55 pm

House of Delegates Report - Marshall Wolf

2:00 pm

Financial Officer's Report-Deborah Akers-Parry  Tab 2

2:10 pm

Member Benefit Development Report-Karl Topor Tab 3
2:15 pm Sponsorship Update-Henry DeWoskin and Jennifer Brandt Tab 4
2:20 pm Diversity Committee Report-Lori Colbert

2:25 pm

Strategic Plan Update-Melissa Avery Tab 5

2:35 pm

Publications Development Board Report-Steve Peskind & Gail Baker Tab 6

2:40 pm

Family Advocate-Kathleen Hogan Tab 7

2:45 pm

Family Law Quarterly-Linda Elrod Tab 8

2:50 pm

ART Agency Resolution: Hague Paper-Rich Vaughn Tab 9

3:20 pm

Operation Standby Update-Henry DeWoskin

3:25 pm

Uniform Recognition and Enforcement of Canadian Domestic Violence Protection Orders Act-Lindsay Beaver & Allen Bailey Tab 10

3:35 pm

New Business




Committee Status Reports Tab 11
Liaison Status Reports Tab 12
Schedule of Upcoming Section of Family Law CLE Programs Tab 13
Roster of Officers and Council Tab 14