2020 Marital and Family Law Review Course
Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2020
Jan 31 – Feb 1, 2020
REGISTRATION FEE INFORMATION
To register with a credit card, please click the ATTENDEES link above. To register by check, please download the full registration form linked above. Please note that all fees will be increased by $50 after December 13, 2019.
ANY person registering to attend the Marital & Family Law Certification Review Course shall fit into one of the categories identified. If any registrant is not a Member of the Family Law Section, a Florida registered paralegal, full-time law college faculty, law student nor a person attending under a policy of fee waivers*, then the registrant shall fall under the Non-Family Law Section Member category. For more information on becoming a member of the Family Law Section, please visit http://familylawfla.org/get-involved/membership-application/.
Family Law Section Member – Books: $774
Family Law Section Member – No Books: $675
Non-Family Law Section Member – Books: $874
Non-Family Law Section Member – No Books: $775
Attorney Practicing Less Than 5 Years – Books: $624
Attorney Practicing Less Than 5 Years – No Books: $525
Paralegal, Law College Faculty Or Student* – Books: $474
Paralegal, Law College Faculty Or Student *- No Books: $375
Fee Waivers* – Books: $374
Fee Waivers*- No Books: $275
Spouse/Guest Registration: $275 (Provides admission to meal and social events only, not educational sessions)
*Law College faculty and students must be full-time. Fee Waivers include Supreme Court, DCA, Circuit and County Judges, Magistrates, Child Support Hearing Officers, Judges of Compensation Claims, Administrative Law Judges, and full-time legal aid attorneys if directly related to their client practice. (We reserve the right to verify employment.)
Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando
6300 Hollywood Way
Orlando, FL 32819
Secure your room reservation now at the low special seminar rate of $219.00 per night. A third person 18 years and older will be an additional $25.00 a night. All on-site guests will receive early entrance to the parks (with a paid park ticket). Your room key acts as Universal Express Unlimited™ ride access, allowing you to SKIP THE REGULAR LINES in Universal Studios Florida™ and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ all day, a FREE benefit (valid theme park admission required. There is complimentary Wi-Fi in the guest rooms and free access to the fitness center.
A limited number of rooms are available at Loews Sapphire Falls Resort for the same rate of $219 a night without the ExpressPass benefit. Sapphire Falls is a Loews property connected to the Loews Royal Pacific convention space with a covered and air conditioned walkway. Please note, this option does not include ExpressPass to the Universal theme parks.
The room block rate begins January 25, 2020 and continues through February 6, 2020.
Deadline for reservations: December 29, 2019 or until sold out.
Hotel guests may valet park for $36.00 (at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort) or $32.00 (at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort) daily or self park for $10.00 daily. Attendees driving in will find ample convention center self-parking available for $10.00 daily.
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Cert Tips & Nibbles
(Limited to Registered Test Takers)
3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – EARLY CONFERENCE CHECK-IN
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Family Law Section Committee Meetings
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – MIX & MINGLE (cash bar)
7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. REGISTRATION
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Friends of Bill W. Meeting (Closed Meeting)
8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. Welcome and Announcements
8:10 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Paternity
Reuben Doupe, Esq.
9:00 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Attorney’s Fees
Peter Gladstone, Esq.
9:50 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. UIFSA/Hague
Joseph Hunt, Esq. & David Hirschberg, Esq.
10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Enforcement & Contempt
Ashley Myers, Esq.
10:50 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Relocation
Maria Gonzalez, Esq.
11:20 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Equitable Distribution
Natalie Lemos, Esq.
12:10 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. LUNCH
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Agreements
Jeffrey Weissman, Esq.
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Children’s Issues & Timesharing
General Magistrate Diane Kirigin & Andrew Salvage, Esq.
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Alimony
Philip Wartenberg, Esq.
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Child Support
Kristin Adamson, Esq.
4:30 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. Practice & Procedure
Alex Caballero, Esq.
5:30 p.m. Friends of Bill W. Meeting (Closed Meeting)
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. RECEPTION
7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. REGISTRATION
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Modifications
Ron Kauffman, Esq.
8:45 a.m. – 9:35 a.m. Taxation
David Manz, Esq.
9:35 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. Evidence
Mark Sessums, Esq.
10:20 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Ethics & The Bounds of Advocacy
Dori Foster-Morales, Esq.
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Case Law Update
Thomas Sasser, Esq.
Judge Sandy Karlan (Ret.)
Shannon McLin Carlyle, Esq.
ART & Surrogacy
Amy Hickman, Esq.
Requests for refunds must be made in writing and e-mailed to email@example.com no later than January 10, 2020. A $75 fee will apply to all cancellations. After this date, no refund requests will be accepted. This policy also applies to ‘fee waiver’ registrants. Registration fees are non-transferable, unless transferred to a qualifying colleague at the same price paid. An attorney practicing less than 5 years can only transfer registration fees to another attorney practicing less than 5 years. Transfers after January 10th will incur a $300 fee.
2020 CLE CREDITS
The 2020 Marital & Family Law Review Course has been approved for the following CLE Credit.
General: 15 hours
Ethics: 2.5 hours
Marital & Family Law: 15.0 hours
CONTINUING JUDICIAL EDUCATION
Judges may apply for up to 15.0 non-conference sponsored CJE hours for this course, of which 4.0 are ethics credits, by
submitting a written request for credit, including the course name, date and actual hours of attendance to
CJEMAIL@flcourts.org. Please reference course number 20-00.