American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Michigan Chapter Presents Its Annual Advanced-Level Family Law Seminar:
OBTAIN invaluable insight from Family Court judges and Court of Appeals judges relative to today's hottest issues.
LEARN ways to assist clients negatively impacted by our current economic conditions as they go through the divorce process.
DISCOVER important knowledge and new laws relative to custody, support, property division, and attorneys fees.
ACQUIRE essential knowledge regarding bankruptcy as it relates to practicing family law in the current economic climate.
LEARN "Hot Tips" and strategies regarding the practice of family law in our state from prominent Michigan matrimonial attorneys.
RECEIVE comprehensive materials that you can refer to in your practice.
This year's presentations:
Strategies in Case Presentation - Mark A. Bank
The New Frontier: ART (Assisted Reproduction Technology) Issues - Richard A. Roane, Lori A. Buiteweg, and James J. Harrington, III
Avoiding the Cohabition Trap - Mathew Kobliska
Cutting Edge Changes: Statutes/Case Law/ Court Rules - Scott G. Bassett
Know Your Judges: A Panel Discussion on Alienation - Hon. Archie C. Brown, Hon. Kent D. Engle, Hon. Lisa Langton, Hon. Gerald S. Pierangeli, Kurt E. Schnelz (Moderator)
Phantom Income for Judges, Referees & Attorneys - James J. Harrington, III
Practice Management for the Next Decade - B. Andrew Rifkin
Beyond MCR 3.206(C)(2) Mandatory Disclosures - Lorne B. Gold
e-Filing and Your Family Law Practice - Susan E. Cohen
Hearsay, Hearsay! - Michael A. Robbins
5 Rules of Evidence that Must be Mastered - Carol F. Breitmeyer
Evolving Principles - Pets As Property
Common Sense & Cookie-Cutter Parenting Plans - Laura E. Eisenberg and Amy M. Spilman
The Graying Divorce - Henry S. Gornbein
What Everyone Misunderstands About Business Valuations - David S. Mendelson and Lynn Capp Sirich
Avoiding Tax Landmines - Julie A. Sullivan and Jennie B. Bryan
8:15 – 9:00: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 9:05: Welcome and Introduction of Program
9:05 - 12:00: Seminar
12:00 – 1:30: Luncheon
1:30 – 4:30: Seminar