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8614

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Fee:

$395

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$415

ADVANCED URGENT LEGAL MATTERS AT SEA

SUNDAY - SUNDAY  •  OCTOBER 5-12, 2014

7-Day Cruise aboard the Royal Caribbean "Brilliance of the Seas"
Ports include Halifax, Nova Scotia; Saint John, New Brunswick; Bar Harbor and Portland, Maine

For travel reservation information, please download the brochure.

CLE Hours:
12 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 7 Trial Practice Hours

Presiding:
Bruce S. Harvey, Program Co-Chair, Attorney at Law, Atlanta
John W. Timmons, Jr., Program Co-Chair, Timmons, Warnes & Mercer LLP, Athens
Joseph D. Weathers, Program Co-Chair, Joseph D. Weathers, P.C., Moultrie

SUNDAY  •  OCTOBER 5, 2014
2:00

Board the ship, explore ROYAL CARIBBEAN’S “Brilliance of the Seas,” and have a wonderful lunch at your leisure in one of the many restaurants

4:00
Lifeboat drill, sail away party on deck, and other activities available on board the “BRILLIANCE OF THE SEAS”
7:00

Dinner will be served in the main dining room for all. ENJOY ON-YOUR-OWN activities, including an evening at the piano bar, A live show, casino, dance hall, health club, etc .

MONDAY  •  OCTOBER 6, 2014
(Seminar will take place in the Colony Club)
MORNING SESSIONS
7:30
Registration
Will be in the Colony Club (All attendees must check in upon arrival.)
7:45

WELCOME, PROGRAM OVER VIEW AND IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT SEMINAR AND CRUISE
Stephen J. Harper, Adjunct Professor, UGA School of Law; Executive Director, ICLE in Georgia, Athens
Bruce S. Harvey
John W. Timmons
Joseph D. Weathers

8:00
URGENT LEGAL MATTERS IN ETHICS
Kathryn M. Zickert, Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP, Atlanta
9:00

CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES IN CRIMINAL TRIALS
Bruce S. Harvey

10:30

THE GREATEST TRIALS EVER HELD:
Todd Winegar is a great speaker, gifted teacher and experienced trial attorney who presents CLE programs across the country. Using video clips, he dissects the greatest trials to provide examples of how and how not to try a case. He consistently highlights ICLE’s annual national speaker series.
Todd Winegar, Todd Winegar, P.C., Salt Lake City, UT

AFTERNOON SESSION
12:30

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

1:30
THE GREATEST TRIALS EVER HELD (CONTINUED)
3:30
RECESS
TUESDAY  •  OCTOBER 7, 2014
(Port day in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Relax as your ship comes into port.  A bagpiper will welcome you to Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia. The “City of Trees” offers the warmth and charm of a small town along with all the excitement you would expect from a great city. Peggy’s Cove, Citadel Hill, and the Acadian Country are just a few of the sights that will herald your arrival here.)
WEDNESDAY  •  OCTOBER 8, 2014
(Seminar will take place in the Colony Club)
MORNING SESSIONS
8:00
PROFESSIONALISM ALWAYS COUNTS
John W. Timmons, Jr.
9:00
URGENT LEGAL MATTERS IN SOCIAL MEDIA CASES
Stephen M. Katz, Law Office of Stephen M. Katz, Marietta
10:00
URGENT LEGAL MATTERS IN WORKERS' COMPENSATION
Joseph D. Weathers
10:30
CROSS-EXAMINATION
Bruce S. Harvey
11:30
OBSERVATION FROM THE BENCH
Hon. Michael L. Clark, Former Superior Court Judge, Gewinnett Judicial Circuit; Clark, Oxendine & Sauis, LLP, Suwanee
Bruce S. Harvey
1:30
ADJOURN
5:00
GALAXSEA CRUISES RECeption (ends at 6:00)
THURSDAY  •  OCTOBER 9, 2014
(Port day in Saint John, New Brunswick. Founded by Loyalists escaping the Revolutionary War in 1785, Saint John has emerged as a thriving port city. Its restored historic waterfront and surrounding natural beauty have made Saint John a wonderful destination.)
FRIDAY  •  OCTOBER 10, 2014
(Port day in Bar Harbor, Maine. Nestled on the east side of Mt. Desert Island and surrounded by Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor features some of the most spectacular scenery on the Eastern Seaboard. The rock-bound coast, soaring granite cliffs, majestic mountains and blue waters have attracted the Rockefellers, Astors, and Vanderbilts for over 200 years, and continue to enchant visitors today.)
SATURDAY  •  OCTOBER 11, 2014
(Port day in Portland, Maine. Portland offers a unique combination of Maine’s rich history and its own vibrant culture. Local artisans offer their handiwork along the streets of the Arts District and the Old Port Exchange. Colorful boats line the shores of Casco Bay, and wonderful freshly cooked seafood abounds in this charming seaside town.)
SUNDAY  •  OCTOBER 12, 2014
(Disembark after breakfast and remember the great fun we all have had and the memories we have made together aboard the “Brilliance of the Seas!”)