NACDL - 2019 DWI Means Defend With Ingenuity Seminar

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2019 DWI Means Defend With Ingenuity Seminar

Planet Hollywood,Las Vegas,NV - CLE Credits: 10.5 General

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Program Summary:

NACDL & NCDD'S 23rd Annual "DWI Means Defend With Ingenuity®" Seminar, "Solving the Mystery of DUI Acquittals" will be held on September 18-21, 2019 at the Planet Hollywood Hotel, Las Vegas, NV. 

If you are serious about being an effective DUI defense advocate, or if you're considering adding DUI defenses to your firms portfolio, you need to know the latest scientific and legal strategies to optimize your success at trial. Join your nationwide colleagues in Las Vegas to learn from the best-of-the-best, and take advantage of the unique opportunity to network, mingle, and establish a reciprocal referral base with over 600 of your colleagues from around the country. There is no better opportunity to confer and learn from your peers!

This one-of-a-kind CLE program is held in the mornings only, and consists of two days of general session presentations, and one day with your choice of multiple workshops for small group, intense, and focused learning in the areas you need the most help. Whether you are a seasoned criminal defense practitioner, or just getting started and needing to learn the ropes, THIS IS THE NATIONAL GATHERING YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO MISS!

IMPORTANT NOTE: This DUI Seminar is held jointly in conjunction with the Defending Modern Drug Cases Seminar, on the same dates, at the same location. While the DUI Seminar is held in the mornings only, the Drug seminar is held in the afternoons only. If you are interested in attending both seminars, click the register for both seminars button below and receive up to a 20% discount on your total combined registration fees.

**PRE-Registration is now closed. You can now register on-site at the Planet Hollywood Hotel beginning at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, September 18.

Agenda

The program agenda and faculty are subject to change.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
3:00-6:00 pm Early Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
Thursday, September 19, 2019
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am Welcome, Introductions, Announcements – DUI Program Chair Steve Oberman (Knoxville, TN), NCDD Dean Paul Burglin (San Rafael, CA) and NACDL President Nina Ginsberg (Alexandria, VA)
8:50 am Solving the Mysteries of Diversity in DUI Cases: Race, Gender, and Sexuality – Michelle Strange (Washington, DC)
9:50 am The Mysteries of Retrograde Extrapolation: Understanding & Overcoming Them – Joseph P. St. Louis (Tucson, AZ)
10:50 am Refreshment, Exhibitor, and Networking Break
11:10 am O' Cannabis, Solving the DUI Problems Created by Marijuana Legalization – Marisa Feil (Montreal, QC, Canada)
12:10 pm Using Cross-Examination to Unlock Mysterious Experts – W. Troy McKinney (Houston, TX)
1:10 pm DUI Seminar adjourns for the day
1:10-1:30 pm Transition to Drug Seminar and Exhibitor Break
6:30 pm

Opening Reception – Planet Hollywood Hotel

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Friday, September 20, 2019
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:45 am

Law Firm Marketing Workshop: Future Proofing Your Firm - Nathan Reynolds

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8:00 am Networking Tables - Network with other DUI lawyers on issues of interest over coffee and breakfast
9:00 am Remarks & Reminders - Steve Oberman (Knoxville, TN)
9:05 am Advanced Cross of the Expert Witness: PART I  – Larry Pozner (Denver, CO)
11:05 am Refreshment, Exhibitor, and Networking Break
11:25 am Advanced Cross of the Expert Witness: PART II – Larry Pozner (Denver, CO)
1:25 pm DUI Seminar adjourns for the Day
1:25-1:45 pm Transition to Drug Seminar and Exhibitor Break
Saturday, September 21, 2019
7:30 am Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:10 am

WORKSHOPS (Select from Options Below)

  1. Trying Your First DUI Case (Less than 5 Years Experience) - Bruce Edge (Tulsa, OK) & John Hunsucker (Oklahoma City, OK)
  2. Blood Testing: From Test Tube to Print-Out - Andrew Mishlove (Glendale, WI)
  3. FST Cross (1-5 years experience) - Bell Island (Gering, NE)
  4. FST Cross (5+ years experience) - W. Troy McKinney (Houston, TX)
  5. Building a Rapport With Diverse Clients - Michelle Strange (Washington, DC)
  6. Case Law Update - Donald Ramsell (Tucson, AZ)
  7. Dealing With Substance Abusing Clients - Paul Burglin (Santa Rafael, CA)
  8. Defending Asleep at the Wheel Cases - Mimi Coffey (Ft. Worth, TX)
  9. Crossing the Breat Test Operator - Doug Murphy (Houston, TX)
9:25 am Transition to Next Workshop
9:45 am

WORKSHOPS (Select from Options Below)

  1. Trying Your First DUI Case (Less than 5 Years Experience) - Bruce Edge (Tulsa, OK) & John Hunsucker (Oklahoma City, OK)
  2. Storytelling--Enhancing Your Persuasive Talents during Opening & Closing - Andrew Mishlove (Glendale, WI)
  3. FST Cross (1-5 years experience) - Bell Island (Gering, NE)
  4. FST Cross (5+ years experience) - W. Troy McKinney (Houston, TX)
  5. Building a Rapport With Diverse Clients - Michelle Strange (Washington, DC)
  6. Case Law Update - Donald Ramsell (Tucson, AZ)
  7. Dealing With Substance Abusing Clients - Paul Burglin (Santa Rafael, CA)
  8. Defending Asleep at the Wheel Cases - Mimi Coffey (Ft. Worth, TX)
  9. Crossing the Breat Test Operator - Doug Murphy (Houston, TX)
11:00 am DUI Seminar Adjourns - See you in 2020!

Faculty

CLE Information

NACDL is an accredited provider of CLE in all states requiring mandatory CLE Training. NACDL will apply for at least 10 general credit hours in every state requiring pre-approval. Approved hours for each state will be identified at the seminar. Some states, IL, GA, NC, NE, NM, PA, TX and UT require additional fees by the attendee in order to receive credit.

Hotel

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino 
3667 Las Vegas Blvd South 
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Reservations: (866) 317-1829
Online Reservations: https://book.passkey.com/go/SMDUI9
Group rate: $149 + $35 resort fee + tax  (Expires Wednesday, August 28, 2019)
Please mention  group code "SMDUI9" or group name "NACDL 2019 DUI Seminar Room Block" to receive the applicable discount rate. Rooms/discounted group rates are not guaranteed if the block has been filled prior to the cut-off date.

Advantage Rental Car: NACDL members receive 10% off the already low published internet rates – this discount is valid throughout the country, all year without blackouts! Please call 800-777-5500 and mention discount code:CD031B828F or book online by clicking here.

Questions? Contact Director of Events Akvile Athanason at aathanason@nacdl.org or call (202) 872-8600 x630. 

Sponsorship and Exhibits

For information on exhibiting or sponsorships, please contact NACDL's Sales and Marketing Manager Jason Petty at jpetty@nacdl.org or call (202) 465-7637.

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NACDL would like to thank the following sponsors, exhibitors, and affinity partners for their support and contributions:

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Scholarships

NACDL offers a variety of scholarships for this event ranging from partially discounted to fully funded. Each type of scholarship has different application requirements. To apply for any of the following scholarships, please follow the instructions for that specific scholarship.

OPTION 1: Needs Based Scholarships

Based on need, scholarships are available to NACDL members for up to 50% off the standard seminar fee of $599. Approved recipients are responsible for the remainder of the tuition fee, which is $300  (all other expenses are not included). The reduced scholarship fee includes seminar tuition, admission to all evening social events, and downloadable seminar materials. Travel, hotel, and other costs are not included.

JOINT Drug/DUI Needs Based Scholarships: Based on need, scholarships are available to NACDL or NCDD members for up to 50% off the regular seminar's fee. Approved recipients are responsible for the remainder of the tuition fee, which is $500. Scholarship fee includes seminar tuition, admission to all evening social events and FREE downloadable seminar materials prior to the seminar. Travel, hotel, and other costs are not included.

To Apply: Prepare and e-mail or fax a letter of no more than two pages explaining the reason why you believe you should receive the grant to: NACDL Director of Events Akvile Athanason, at aathanason@nacdl.org- or fax it to 202-872-8690. All applications must be submitted before registering for the seminar and received by August 26, 2019.

NACDL or NCDD MEMBERSHIP AND RESERVATION AT THE HOST HOTEL ARE REQUIRED TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR NEEDS-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS.

OPTION 2: Public Defense Scholarships

As a result of generous grant funding, NACDL is able to offer scholarship assistance to public defense providers to attend this NACDL training program. Scholarships will be awarded in the form of full or partial reimbursement of the registration costs of the program. Limited travel reimbursement stipends may also be awarded to qualifying individuals to help defray the costs of travel and lodging.

Apply for a Public Defense Scholarship  

Pricing

Materials

Members of NACDL enjoy exclusive registration rates for our seminars along with all the benefits from joining.

Registration Fees
NACDL Members $599
NCDD Members $599
Non Members (includes 1 year membership)  $799
ALL Public Defenders $409
Groups of 4 or more PDs (must register at the same time; 1 payment; no changes or cancellations allowed) $359
Non-Attendee Materials / Recordings
Written Materials Only $150
Audio Recording of Seminar (Non-Attendee) $200
Pre-Order Video DVD Recording of Seminar $299

If you are interested in attending both Drug and DUI seminars, register for both seminars together and receive up to 20% discount on your total combined registration fee.

 

Code of Conduct

NACDL endeavors to foster a working, learning, and social environment free of harassment, discrimination, intimidation, and insult. To that end, NACDL has adopted a Code of Conduct for Affiliated Persons that applies to all attendees and participants of any kind at all NACDL sponsored events.

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