LAMP Events & CLE

2019 LAMP CLE Materials

October 9, 2019

Hot Topics for Military Legal Assistance
Greenberg Traurig, LLP - Los Angeles Office
8:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. PT

Moderator: Gregory Ulrich, Ulrich Law PLC, ABA LAMP Special Advisor

Session 1

Good to Go: Interstate and International Child Custody Impacting Military Families
Patricia Apy, Para, Apy, & Reiss, P.C., Red Bank, NJ

Session 2

The Feres Doctrine: Restrictions for Servicemember Lawsuits
Dr. Dwight Stirling, Center for Law and Military Policy, Huntington Beach, CA

Session 3

Consumer Protection Statutes for Military Legal Assistance
Angela Martin, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington, DC

Session 4

Military Lending Act (MLA): How to Spot Potential Issues
Angela Martin, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington, DC

Session 5

Fair Credit Reporting for Military Families: How to Make it Happen
Mike Cardoza, The Cardoza Law Corporation, San Francisco, CA

March 27, 2019

Military Legal Assistance Issues
Jackson Walker LLP - San Antonio Office
8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT

Moderator: Gregory Ulrich, Ulrich Law PLC, ABA LAMP Special Advisor

Session 1

Military Families with Special Needs: Educational and School Related Issues
Col (Ret.) Elizabeth L. Schuchs-Gopaul, San Antonio, TX
Maj Carolyn Carmody, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, TX

Session 2

Special Needs Trusts and Guardianship
Alison M. Packard, Law Office of Alison M. Packard, San Antonio, TX
Kay M. Perry, JBSA-Lackland, TX

Session 3

Military's Special Victims' Counsel: Representing Sexual Assault Victims
Lt Col Thomas Finley, JBSA-Randolph, TX
Maj Ashley Norman, JBSA-Lackland, TX

Session 4

Military Pro Se Programs: Divorce, Name Change, and Probate
Safiya Porter, JBSA-Lackland, TX
Bradley Mitchell, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, TX
James Bivens, Jr., Paralegal Specialist, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, TX

Session 5

Recent Legislative Changes to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
LTC David Dulaney, Department of Defense Office of Legal Policy, VA

Session 6

Consumer Law Hot Topics from the Federal Trade Commission
Carole Reynolds, Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC

Session 7

CFPB's Office of Servicemember Affairs Update and Consumer Law Issues in the Military
Angela Martin, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington DC
Melissa Halsey, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington DC