Join us for our Virtual Annual Meeting!
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We have reimagined and rearranged the traditional KBA Annual Meeting schedule to focus on this historic year of celebrating voting rights as well as current and important legal issues related to the pandemic. Earn up to 8.0 CLE credits (including 2.0 hours of Ethics) from the comfort of your home or office as you learn from local and national leaders on topics such as Constitutional Issues in Public Health, Voting Rights Issues, Unconscious Bias in Your Law Practice, and Updates on State and Federal Courts.
KBA Member Pricing:
*BEST VALUE!* Full Registration, Thursday & Friday (8.0 hour CLE) - $150
Thursday Only (3.0 hour CLE) - $75
Friday Only (5.0 hour CLE) - $105
Full Registration, Thursday & Friday (8.0 hour CLE) - $190
Thursday Only (3.0 hour CLE) - $95
Friday Only (5.0 hour CLE) - $125
Virtual Annual Meeting Schedule
Thursday, August 20
Note: KBA Award Recipients will be recognized throughout the program on Thursday and Friday! Join us in celebrating these outstanding colleagues!
All sessions (except Section Meetings) will be accessed by logging into your Kansas Bar Association Member or Guest account on ksbar.org. Directions will be emailed to you prior to the event.
Noon – KBA Section Meetings – When you register, select a KBA Section that matches your practice area to get updates and network with other professionals in the field!
1:00 pm – Annual Meeting Kickoff!
Presenters: KBA President Charles Branson & KBA Past-President Mira Mdivani
1:40 pm – Legal Issues in Voting Rights (1.0 CLE)
Presenters: Jacqueline DeLeón, Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund, Boulder, Colorado and Jason Kaune, Nielsen Merksamer Parrinello Gross & Leoni, San Rafael, California
2:40 pm – Unconscious Bias: Creating a More Conscious Legal Organization (1.0 CLE - Approved for Elimination of Bias in Missouri)
Presenter: Dionne M. King, DMK Consults LLC, Kansas City, Missouri
3:50 pm – Constitutional Issues Arising in Public Health (1.0 CLE)
Presenter: Brian Vazquez, General Counsel, Kansas Department of Health & Environment, Topeka, Kansas
4:45 pm – Program Concludes
Friday, August 21
10:00 am – Day Two Kickoff and Salute to Voting Rights
Presenter: Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
10:30 am - Expanding Access to the Ballot – Exploring the 15th and 19th Amendments (1.0 CLE)
Presenters: Dr. Diana Carlin, Professor Emerita of Communication and former Associate Provost at Saint Louis University, Lawrence, Kansas and Hon. Joseph Pierron, Kansas Court of Appeals (Retired), Lawrence, Kansas
11:30 am – Tech Torture, Twitter, and Tricky Traps: Ethical Issues in New Technologies (1.0 Ethics CLE)
Presenter: Stuart Teicher, CLE Performer & Ethics Educator, East Brunswick, New Jersey
12:30 – 1:30 pm – Lunch Break (On Your Own)
1:30 pm – State of the Judiciary in Kansas (1.0 CLE)
Presenter: Chief Justice Marla J. Luckert, Kansas Supreme Court, Topeka, Kansas
2:30 pm – U.S. Supreme Court Review - 2019 and 2020 Terms Case Review & Important Election Law Cases (1.0 CLE)
Presenter: Jared Maag, Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Kansas, Topeka, Kansas
3:30 pm – From Suits to Stripes: Why You Should Not Do What TV Lawyers Do (1.0 Ethics CLE)
Presenter: Sean Carter, Humorist at Law, Mesa CLE LLC, Mesa, Arizona
4:30 pm – Program Concludes
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*CLE Credit is approved in Kansas and Missouri.