October 11, 2017
Washington State Association for Justice
CLE Chairpersons: Beth Terrell and Erika Nusser
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Washington State Convention Center or via Webcast
6.5 Law & Legal Credits
8:20-8:30 Welcome and Opening
8:30-8:50 Evaluating and Pleading a CPA Claim
8:50-9:10 Uncovering the Evidence You Need in Discovery
Lindsay Halm and Adam Berger
9:10-9:40 Resist Litigating in the Dark; CPA Claims Demand the Light of Day
9:40-10:20 What’s Trending Now in CPA Litigation?
Matt Geyman, Scott Kinkley and Amy Hanson
10:35-10:55 Making Your Client Whole and Getting Paid for Your Efforts
10:55-11:25 When is a CPA Claim Best Pled as a Class Action?
Dan Johnson and Toby Marshall
11:25-11:45 Resist Litigating in the Dark (Part 2): Avoiding Arbitration
11:45-12:15 Lunch (box lunches included in tuition)
12:15-1:00 WA Attorney General
1:00-1:45 Priorities, Compliance Trends, and Recent Victories from the CP Division
WA AG – Consumer Protection Division Shannon Smith
1:45-2:05 Using the CPA to Help Your Clients Challenge Illegal Debt Collection
Paul Arons and Kirk Miller
2:05-2:30 The Intersection Between the CPA, the Deed of Trust Act and the Fairness Foreclosure Act
2:45-3:05 Using Bankruptcy Law and the CPA to Help Debtors
3:05-3:40 Building a Successful Consumer Protection Practice
Sam Leonard and Guy Beckett
3:40-4:00 Q & A
Program Titles and Supporting Materials
This program contains the following components:
If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). If electing credit for this program, registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant completing all the requirements of the program as determined by the selected accreditation authority.
How to Attend
Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like. Please note: Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser. We recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari for best results.
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