Leah Walters 
Arkansas State University 


Friday April 11, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM CDT
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Mountain Home, AR 72653

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News You Can Use:  Legal Updates for 2014

The theme for the spring Continuing Legal Education event is News You Can Use:  Legal Updates.  Detials, agenda and speakers are listed below.

When:   Friday, April 11

Where:  ASU - Mountain Home, Via Wimba Health Sciences Building, Room H104

Time: 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $275.00 if paid by April 10 
            $300.00 if paid at the door on April 11 

Speakers Include:

Brian Vandiver, Mitchell Williams Law Firm, Little Rock

T. Benton Smith, Cahoon & Smith Law Firm, Jonesboro

Rick Landrum, CAA Sports, Memphis, Tennessee

Robert Thompson, Branch, Thompson, Warmath & Dale Law Firm, Paragould

Stephen Svetz, Arkansas Attorney General’s Office, Little Rock



2014 Moot Court CLE Fundraiser

News You Can Use: Legal Updates for 2014


Registration                                                         8:00 a.m.                                                                 

Alphabet Soup: Federal Employment Law   8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.                                1.00
FLSA, FMLA, ADA, ADEA and more
    Brian Vandiver
    Mitchell Williams Law Firm

Break                                                                    9:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m.                                    

Arkansas State Employment Law:                9:45 a.m.-10:45 a.m.                              1.00

At Will, Independent Contractors, Exempt,
Discrimination and more   
   Brian Vandiver
    Mitchell Williams Law Firm

Break                                                                   10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.                                  

New Ways to Lose your License                  11:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m.                             1.00
    T. Benton Smith
    Cahoon & Smith Law Firm


Lunch (Moot Court Presentation)                    12:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

 Take me Out to the Ballgame: Sports Law   1.00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.                              1.00
     Rick Landrum
     CAA Sports

Break                                                                       2:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m.

New Laws You May Not Know:                          2:15 p.m.-3:15 p.m.                              1.00

Legislative Update
    Robert Thompson
    Branch, Thompson, Warmath & Dale Law Firm

Break                                                                       3:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m.                                     

Identity Theft:                                                         3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.                              1.00

Protecting Yourself and Your Clients
    Stephen Svetz
    Arkansas Attorney General’s Office

General Hours                                                                                                                         5.00
Ethic Hour                                                                                                                                1.00
Total Hours                                                                                                                              6.00


Certain risks of personal physical injury, property damage or other losses exist with respect to participation in camps/clinics/workshops, etc. at ASUJ. Participants must assume all risks of any such personal injuries, property damages, or other losses that participant may sustain as a result of participation in said events. Arkansas State University does not assume responsibility for payment of ambulance services, emergency room fees, prescriptions, or any other medical treatment.

This activity is a non-academic, non-degree seeking workshop offered as a community outreach initiative and is not affiliated with the university’s degree credit programs.