Understanding the role of the stenographer versus other methods of making the record and their ethical responsibilities to those they serve and in accordance with their certifications. Myths and questions answered regarding licensure and certification, what you need to know when hiring a court reporter.
Understanding the differences between traditional videoconferencing and web conferencing, where the pitfalls are. How to utilize presentation and marking of exhibits remotely
Certification Credits: 2.5 Elder Law; 2.50 State and Federal Government and Administrative Practice.
Retired Judge Barry LaBoda will discuss on how to properly prepare and present your case in front of an ALJ, with emphasis on the best practices he has witnessed first-hand as a trial Judge. Mr. Auffant will discuss his aggressive strategies employed at the hearing level designed to win at trial or at the next level. Objections, requests for subpoenas and other ethical approaches to counter negative vocational and medical evidence on the agenda.
Certification Credits: Business Litigation 1.0; Real Estate 1.0
Common landlord-tenant issues posed by COVID-19. The presenters will speak on four primary areas: the current status of Florida courts concerning landlord/tenant disputes; considerations when preparing lease workouts; issues presented by lease avoidance; and creditor/lender concerns. The presenters will answer questions from participants at the end of the session.