Wednesday, October 10, 2018
4:00-6:00 pm Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
Thursday, October 11, 2018
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am Welcome, Introductions, Announcements DUI Program Chair Steve Oberman (Knoxville, TN), NCDD Dean William ‘Bill’ Kirk (Kirkland, WA), and NACDL President Drew Findling (Atlanta, GA)
8:50 am Pinch Hitting: Cross Examination, the Lawyer’s Opportunity to Testify William ‘Bill’ Kirk (Kirkland, WA)
9:50 am Thrown Out at First Base: What Online Dating Taught Me About Jury De-Selection Deja Vishny (Milwaukee, WI)
10:50 am Refreshment, Exhibitor, and Networking Break
11:10 am No Runs, No Hits, Plenty of Errors: Officers’ Common Mistakes Using SFST’s Anthony ‘Tony’ Palacios (Alpharetta, GA)
12:10 pm Instant Replay: Using Technology to Improve Your Practice Erin Gerstenzang (Atlanta, GA)
1:10 pm DUI Seminar Adjourns for the Day
1:10 – 1:30 pm Transition to Drug Seminar and Exhibitor Brea
6:30 pm Opening Reception – Bellagio Hotel Co-Sponsored by: Scorpion
Friday, October 12, 2018
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:00 am Networking Tables – Network with other DUI lawyers on issues of interest over coffee and breakfast
9:00 am Select a Class
Option 1:DWI Case Law Update Donald J. Ramsell (Wheaton, IL)
Option 2:NHTSA’s Vehicle in Motion and Personal Contact: The Two Forgotten Phases of a DUI Investigation Anthony ‘Tony’ Palacios (Alpharetta, GA)
10:05 Select a Class
Option 1:Tips for Growing a Successful Law Practice Virginia L. Landry (Laguna Hills, CA)
Option 2:Preventing the Government from Getting Home: Tips & Tactics for Winning Your Motions Bell Island (Gering, NE)
11:05 am Refreshment, Exhibitor, and Networking Break
11:25 am Select a Class
Option 1:Constitutional Defenses: Suppressing the Evidence Deja Vishny (Milwaukee, WI)
Option 2:Ethically Marketing Your Law Firm on Social Media: Using Social Media With Purpose and Authenticity to Build a Strong Network of Fans Erin Gerstenzang (Atlanta, GA)
1:30 – 1:45 pm Transition to Drug Seminar and Exhibitor Break
Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:10 am Workshops (Select from Options Below)
1) Case Review: Bring Your Case Problems to Discuss with NCDD Regents – Mimi Coffey (Fort Worth, TX) & William ‘Bill’ Kirk (Kirkland, WA)
2) NHTSA Enforcement Grant Reductions –Virginia L. Landry (Laguna Hills, CA)
3) Crossing the BLAT Technician – Andrew Mishlove (Glendale, WI) & Joseph P. St. Louis (Tucson, AZ)
4) FST Cross (1-5 years experience) – Bell Island (Gering, NE)
5) FST Cross (5+ years experience) – Peter Gerstenzang (Albany, NY)
6) Boating Under the Influence FSTs – Doug Murphy (Houston, TX)
7) Crossing the Breath Test Operator – Steven B. Epstein (Garden City, NY)
8) Tweaking Your Summation – Bruce Edge (Tulsa, OK)
9) Introduction to DRE & Crossing the Officer – Donald J. Ramsell (Wheaton, IL)
9:25 am Transition to Next Workshop
9:45 am Workshops (Select from Options Below):
1) Case Review: Bring Your Case Problems to Discuss with NCDD Regents – Mimi Coffey (Fort Worth, TX) & Doug Murphy (Houston, TX)
2) How to Try Your First DUI Case (for lawyers with less than 5 years experience) – Erin Gerstenzang (Atlanta, GA)
3) Crossing the BLAT Technician – Andrew Mishlove (Glendale, WI) & Joseph P. St. Louis (Tucson, AZ)
4) FST Cross (1-5 years experience) – Bell Island (Gering, NE)
5) FST Cross (5+ years experience) – Peter Gerstenzang (Albany, NY)
6) PowerPoint in the Courtroom – Steve Oberman (Knoxville, TN)
7) Crossing the Breath Test Operator – Steven B. Epstein (Garden City, NY)
8) Tweaking Your Summation – Bruce Edge (Tulsa, OK)
9) Introduction to DRE & Crossing the Officer – Donald J. Ramsell (Wheaton, IL)
11:00 am DUI Seminar Adjourns – See you in 2019!