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Seminar Number

9184

Registration Fee:

$140

5th Annual
SAME-SEX LEGAL ISSUES

RECORDED MARCH 17, 2016

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsors:
Family Law Section, State Bar of Georgia
;
Stonewall Bar Association

Presiding:
Randall M. Kessler, Program Co-Chair, Kessler & Solomiany LLC, Atlanta
Dennis G. Collard, Program Co-Chair, Kessler & Solomiany LLC, Atlanta

WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Randall M. Kessler
Dennis G. Collard
PRESENTATION OF Same-sex legal issues in the trial courts before and after Obergefell
Dennis G. Collard
SAME-SEX FAMILY BUILDING, ADOPTION AND ASSISTED rEPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGIES
Lori M. Surmay, The Law Office of Lori M. Surmay, Atlanta
BACKLASH AND PROGRESS IN THE WAKE OF MARRIAGE EQUALITY: EXAMINING EFFORTS TO DEFEAT DISCRIMINATORY STATE LAWS AND EXPAND protection under FEDERAL LAW, TO PROTECT LGBT, youth AND TO ESTABLISH AND PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF TRANSGENDER AND GENDER NONCONFORMING PEOPLE.
Elizabeth L. Littrell, Senior Attorney, Defense & Education Fund, Lambda Legal, Atlanta
BRIEFING THE APPELLATE COURTS BEFORE AND AFTER OBERGEFELL: THE IMPACT OF EXCLUSIONARY MARRIAGE LAWS ON CHILDREN IN SAME-SEX FAMILIES AND CHARACTERIZATION OF LAWS AS CHILD WELFARE MEASURES
Tanya Monique Washington, Professor, Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta
Tax landscape for same-sex couples after Windsor and Obergefell
Dana P. Shaffner, Shaffner Law Office, P.C., Atlanta
HIV Criminalization/Discrimination
Gregory R. Nevins, Defense & Education Fund, Lambda Legal, Atlanta
After formal marriage equality, what legal challenges will the courts face next?
Timothy R. Holbrook, Professor, Emory University School of Law, Atlanta
STATE WIDE PRO-EQUALITY EFFORTS INCLUDING LEGISLATION AND LOBBYING
Jeff Graham, Executive Director, Georgia Equality, Inc., Atlanta