Registration Fee:

$160

 

ADVANCED ADOPTION LAW AND PRACTICE IN GEORGIA

RECORDED NOVEMBER 8, 2013

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Professionalism Hour and 4 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Georgia Council of Adoption Lawyers

Presiding:
James B. Outman, Program Chair, Law Office of James B. Outman, LLC, Atlanta

Welcome and Program Overview
James B. Outman

Overview of the application of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) In Juvenile Court dependency cases and in connection with the involuntary termination of parental rights in either the Juvenile Court or as part of an adoption proceeding in Superior Court, including a discussion of the Baby Veronica decision
Philip “Jay” McCarthy, Jr., McCarthy Weston, PLLC, Flagstaff, AZ

Discussion of Subject Matter, Personal and Status Jurisdiction, and the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA) In Multi-state adoptions and Juvenile Court dependency and termination proceedings
Jeanne T. Tate, Law Office of Jeanne T. Tate, P.A., Naples, Orlando and Tampa, FL

Discussion of Post-adoption Contact Agreements under newly enacted O.C.G.A. § 19-8-27
Lori M. Surmay, The Law Office of Lori M. Surmay, Atlanta

Discussion of the application of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) In voluntary adoption placements either to a Licensed Child-Placing Agency, to the Department or stepparent, relative, or private third-party adoptions, including a discussion of the Baby Veronica decision
Philip “Jay” McCarthy, Jr.
Recent Developments in Adoption Practice and Procedure, Legislation, and Case Law
James B. Outman

Discussion of the Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act (PKPA) in Multi-state Adoptions and Juvenile Court dependency and termination proceedings
Jeanne T. Tate

Questions and Answers regarding issues in adoption practice: Opportunity for an interactive discussion between registrants and presenters
Moderator:
Richard A Horder, Kazmarek Mowrey Cloud Laseter, LLP, Atlanta

Panelists:
All presenters