Webinars

 

Love’s Labor Lost? When Does Marital Labor Create Marital Appreciation?

November 17th – 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Charles Fox Miller, Esq., David Manz, Esq., & Theodore Uno, Esq.

This webinar will provide an in depth discussion of the potentially far reaching  impact of the Witt-Bahls v. Bahls case, and how marital enhancement of non-marital businesses is determined.  There will be a discussion concerning the analysis of active and passive efforts of a spouse to their non-marital business interests, and how the Court’s opinion may impact other types of assets.

 

Subscribe to the 3 webinar series for $249; individual webinars are $99. Online registration will open soon.

A Matter of Trust: Trust Instruments in Divorce

  • Laird Lile, Esq. and Bonnie Sockel-Stone, Esq.
  • September 7, 2017; 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
  • Explore different trust vehicles such as irrevocable, revocable, and intentionally defective grantor trusts and the impact these planning vehicles have on remedies available to a spouse when marital assets have been transferred.

What would the Reptiles Say?

  • Joe R. Boyd, Esq. and John C. Moran, Esq.
  • October 12, 2017; 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
  • Due diligence in dissolution of marriage cases require practitioners to be aware of and explore discrete issues of real estate and probate laws. The seminar will cover real estate and probate issues including: the ramifications of judgment liens when tenants by the entireties become tenants in common, transfer of homestead rights in divorce, issues that arise when an estranged spouse becomes a surviving spouse, changes to the probate code, and the roles that title underwriters and title agents play.

Didn’t I mention my Offshore Assets?

  • Jorge Cestero, Esq. and a Special Guest
  • November 16, 2017; 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
  • Hidden foreign assets require special finesse in the context of a dissolution of marriage. Discovering and marshalling those assets, considering the civil and potential criminal penalties associated with such assets, and addressing valuation and enforcement for distribution of offshore assets will be addressed.

Webinars – Available On Demand

Please call 1-866-872-5840 to register for an On Demand course.

Love’s Labor Lost? When Does Marital Labor Create Marital Appreciation?

Presenters:  Charles Fox Miller, Esq., David Manz, Esq., & Theodore Uno, Esq.

This webinar will provide an in depth discussion of the potentially far reaching  impact of the Witt-Bahls v. Bahls case, and how marital enhancement of non-marital businesses is determined.  There will be a discussion concerning the analysis of active and passive efforts of a spouse to their non-marital business interests, and how the Court’s opinion may impact other types of assets.

You Say it Best When You Say Nothing At All: Drafting, Defending & Attacking Prenuptial Agreements after Hahamovitch

1.5 CLE Credits (1.5 Marital & Family Law Certification Credits)

Presenters:  Natalie Lemos, Esq., Reuben Doupe, Esq., & Shannon Novey, Esq.

Florida law on the interpretation of Prenuptial Agreements related to waivers of property distribution has gone through significant changes over the past twenty years.  This seminar will review the legal jurisprudence on this issue leading to the recent Florida Supreme Court case of Hahamovitch v. Hahamovitch.  You will learn how this clarification from the Supreme Court will impact how prenuptial agreements should be drafted, and how existing prenuptial agreements should be analyzed.  Ms. Lemos, Mr. Doupe and Ms. Novey are all board certified in Marital and Family Law by the Florida Bar and are members of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter.

Taming the Evidentiary Beast in Family Law

1.5 CLE Credits

Presenters:  The Honorable John Lenderman  and Mark Sessums, Esq.

Family Law Cases can present unique and troubling evidentiary issues.  Former Judge John Lenderman and attorney Mark Sessums will discuss the most common evidentiary pitfalls encountered by family law attorneys, discuss how to anticipate evidentiary issues and how to handle them.

Exploring the Ramifications of Same Sex Divorce

1.5 CLE Credits

Presenters:  Laura Davis Smith, Esq. & Theordore Uno, Esq.

In this ever changing area of the law, get up to date with the latest legal rulings and hear a discussion of the unique issues you will face in a same sex divorce.

Using Your Expert’s Advice in Crafting Better Discovery

1.5 CLE Credits

Presenters:  Alex Caballero, Esq and Mike Lewis, CPA

The long and tedious process of discovery of complex financial documents will be addressed.  You will hear advice from both an attorney and an experienced forensic accountant, in how to properly craft your discovery requests, and how to sift through the abundance in responses to hone in on the necessary information needed to best present your case.

Chasing the Unicorn: How To Run an Effective Family Law Practice

1.5 CLE Credits

Presenters:  Thomas Duggar, Esq. and RT White, Esq.

How to run an effective family law practice.  Covering the areas of effective time management skills, managing associates and staff, using technology to increase efficiency and profits, and more.