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In-Person Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, Sept. 14

8 AM – 6:30 PM
Registration

9:30 AM – 12 PM
Judicial Conference Meetings

12 – 1:30 PM
Missouri Bar Foundation and Public Service Awards Luncheon (separately ticketed event)

1:30 – 4:30 PM
Judicial Conference Plenary Session

2 – 5 PM
Board of Governors Meeting

2 – 2:50 PM
YLS New (and Not So New) Lawyer Series: DWI - To Blow or Not to Blow

3:05 - 3:55 PM
YLS New (and Not So New) Lawyer Series: Building a Book - Tips on Lawyer Advertising

4:10 – 5 PM
YLS New (and Not So New) Lawyer Series: Preserving the Record on Appeal

6 – 8 PM
President’s and Chief Justice’s Opening Night Reception


Thursday, Sept. 15

6:30 AM – 6:30 PM
Registration

7 – 9 AM
Continental Breakfast

7:30 – 8:30 AM
CLE After Sunrise - Ethics Series: A Conversation with Chief Disciplinary Counsel: Overview of the Attorney Discipline System in Missouri

8 – 10:30 AM
Judicial Conference Awards Breakfast & General Business Meeting

9 – 10:15 AM
Plenary Session: Conducting Free and Fair Elections – The Law, Access and Litigation 

10:30 – 11:45 AM
Plenary Session: A Legal and Historical View of Freedom Suits – Confluence, Conflicts, Courts, and Impact on Law and Society (includes Talisman depicting The Milly Sawyers Story)

12 – 1:40 PM
Opening Luncheon and Chief Justice’s Address & Swearing-In Ceremony

2 – 2:50 PM
All About Business: Cybersecurity Threats, Data Security, and Privacy Protection Advice for Corporate Counsel, Law Firms, Lawyers
Family Law: Social Media Evidence
Probate, Trust & Elder: Guardianships 2022: Balancing Due Process and Best Interests
All About Litigation: Approaching the Bench: Trial Judge Insights for Litigators

3:05 – 3:55 PM
All About Business: Recognizing Signs of Burnout and Mental Health Issues in a Hybrid Work Environment: Practical Advice and Ethical Considerations for Legal Professionals
Family Law: Keeping Up with Form 14 Changes  
Probate, Trust & Elder: Cryptocurrency and Its Effect on Estate Planning
All About Litigation: May It Please the Court: Judicial Advice and Insights on Appeals

4:10 – 5 PM
All About Business: Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) and the Future They Open Up for Businesses
Family Law: Identifying and Working with Clients Who Live with Impairments or Disabilities
Probate, Trust & Elder: Who Owns the File
All About Litigation: Polling the Jury! Questions and Insights with Jurors from Recent Civil & Criminal Trials

6 – 8 PM
Best of Missouri Reception – Hammons Field

8:30 PM – ?
YLS-Sponsored After Hours Reception


Friday, Sept. 16

7 – 9 AM
Continental Breakfast

7 AM – 12 PM
Registration

7:30 – 8:30 AM
CLE After Sunrise - Ethics Series: 2022 Update from the Missouri Legal Ethics Counsel

9 – 9:50 AM
All About Business: ERISA Issues for Law Firms and Businesses
Family Law: Working with Survivors of Domestic Violence in Family Law Cases
Probate, Trust & Elder: Alternatives to Full Administration – What to Do When You Have Too Little, or You Are Too Late
All About Litigation: Trial Advocacy Skills: Decoding Voir Dire

10:05 – 10:55 AM
All About Business: Remote Control: Ethical Issues Related to the Remote Practice of Law  
Family Law: 2022 Family Law Case Law and Legislative Update 
Probate, Trust & Elder: What You Don’t Know Can Bite You - Practical Considerations for Clients Who Farm 
All About Litigation: MATA and MODL on Presenting Evidence at Trial 

11:10 AM – 12 PM
All About Business: Seven Top Issues Facing Businesses: From the Great Resignation to Managing Under Economic Uncertainty
Family Law: Digital Assets in Divorce: Cryptocurrency, NFTs …  
Probate, Trust & Elder: Serving Underrepresented Communities in Estate Planning and Administration 
All About Litigation: Expanded Remote Access in Case.net and Complying with Redacting Confidential Information

12:15 – 2 PM
Law School Alumni Luncheons