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$50
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Estimated up to 19.4 MCLE hours,
including up to 8.0 Ethics Hours
June 12-14, 2014
Hilton Branson
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888-253-6013
www.sasfconference.org
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2nd Notice
THURSDAY, JUNE 12
7:30 a.m. Information Desk & CLE Garage Sale Open
8:00 a.m. Conference Registration & Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 - 9:20 a.m. Legal Ethics Counsel Booth
8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Solo & Small Firm Coffee Shop
8:15 a.m. The Bar Plan Risk Management Program Registration **
8:45 -
10:40 a.m.
THE BAR PLAN RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAM: It’s About Time
Speaker: Chris Stiegemeyer
**Note: A separate registration fee is required
9:20 -
10:40 a.m.
GAL (GUARDIAN AD LITEM ) 3-Hour Annual Update (Session 1) (80 Minutes)
Building Blocks for Your GAL Practice: Essentials, Updates and Lesser-known Aspects of being a
Guardian Ad Litem
Speakers: Katie Anderson, Jason Clough & Rachel White
9:30 -
10:40 a.m.
BOOT CAMP
Starting a Law Practice: What Not to Wear, What Not to Say, How to Act
Speakers: Hon. Zel Fischer & Hon. Lisa Van Amburg
CRIMINAL LAW
How to Look Like a Member of the J ustice League: Getting Your Client’s Criminal
History Expunged
Speaker: Rebecca Grosser
ADMINISTRATIVE/
BUSINESS LAW
Sunshine Law for Solo & Small Firm Practitioners
Speakers: John Landwehr & Peggy Landwehr
TECHNOLOGY
Protecting Your Professional Reputation Online
Speakers: Geri Dreiling & Beth Lewandowski
10:40-10:50 a.m. Program Break
11:30 a.m. Golf Outing at Payne Stewart Golf Course
Hosted by The Bar Plan
10:50 a.m. -
12:00 p.m.
GAL
3-Hour Annual Update (Session 2) (70 Minutes)
A View from the Bench
Speakers: Speaker: Hon. Kenneth Clayton & Hon. Aaron Koeppen
BOOT CAMP
Starting a Law Practice: The Essentials of Starting Your Own Firm
Speaker: Steve Sanders
TRIAL COLLEGE/
LITIGATION
Voir Dire
Speakers: Mark Bronson & Travis Noble
CRIMINAL LAW
Representing Clients at Risk of Being Placed on the Sex Offender Registry
Speakers: Rebecca Grosser & Bret Rich
ETHICS
The Do’s and Don’t’s of Responding to an Ethics Complaint
Speakers: Alan Pratzel & Bob Russell
TECHNOLOGY
Writing for the eReader
Speaker: James Layton
12:00 - 1:10 p.m. Picnic-Style Lunch
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Conference Registration Open
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Register by May 20| Save $50 Phone: 888-253-6013
Fax: 573-659-8931
#MOSOLO14
19
th
Annual
June 12-14, 2014
Hilton Branson
Convention Center
M
O
SOLO
SMALL FIRM CONFERENCE
12:00 - 1:10 p.m. First-Time Attendees’ Lunch
12:20 -
1:10 p.m.
SPONSOR
PROGRAMS
12:30 - 3:00 p.m. Legal Ethics Counsel Booth
1:10 - 1:20 p.m. Program Break
1:20 -
2:30 p.m.
BOOT CAMP
Dealing with Difficult Clients - Are No Clients Better than Bad Clients?
Speaker: TBD
TRIAL COLLEGE/
LITIGATION
Storytelling: Opening Statement & Closing Argument
Speaker: Travis Noble
EMPLOYMENT
LAW
Wrongful Termination: The Exceptions to Employment at Will
Speaker: Bridget Halquist
ENVIRONMENTAL
LAW
Hidden Environmental Dangers for Real Estate Development, Farms & Rural Property
Speaker: Joan Swartz
FAMILY LAW
International Parental Kidnapping
Speakers: Rick Hein & Gordon Rea
2:30 - 3:10 p.m. Visit Exhibitors & Sponsors
3:10 -
4:20 p.m.
EMPLOYMENT/
ADMIN LAW
Representing Clients in Unemployment Appeals Hearings
Speaker: Rob Pennell
BACK TO BASICS
How to Construct Your File to Survive an Ethics Complaint
Speaker: Alan Pratzel
ADR
10 Mediation Traps & Pitfalls
Speaker: Ron Wiesenthal
PROBATE LAW
Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
Speaker: Dara Strickland
TECHNOLOGY
eFiling for Non-Techies
Speakers: Rick Rollings, Jr. & Catherine Zacharias
4:20 - 4:30 p.m. Program Break
4:30 -
5:20 p.m.
SPONSOR
PROGRAMS
5:30 - 8:30 p.m. MOSOLO Photo Booth
6:00 p.m. Conference Registration, Exhibit Hall, Information Desk & CLE Garage Sale Close
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception & Social
6:00 p.m. Friends of Bill W.
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Dinner
8:00 - 9:00 p.m. Sunset Cruise on Lake Taneycomo
8:00-10:00 p.m. Night Cap Reception
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All conference registrants are entered for a chance
to win. The grand prize will be awarded at the closing
plenary session. Must be present to win!
Grand Prize: Punta Cana,
Dominican Republic
5-day, 4-night stay at an all-inclusive resort,
plus airfare for two from Kansas City or
St. Louis (Up to $3,500 value)
Courtesy of
The Missouri Bar
Travel Committee
&
FRIDAY, JUNE 13
7:00 a.m. Conference Registration, Exhibit Hall, Information Desk & CLE Garage Sale Open
7:00-8:10 a.m.
CLE AT SUNRISE
7:00-8:10 a.m. Breakfast
8:10-8:30 a.m. Visit Exhibitors & Sponsors
8:30 -
9:40 a.m.
PLENARY SESSION
Welcome and Announcements: Stacey Meinen, Chair, Solo & Small Firm Committee
Welcome by P. J ohn Brady, President of The Missouri Bar
THE FEAR FACTOR - HOW GOOD LAWYERS GET INTO BAD ETHICAL TROUBLE
SPEAKER: STUART TEICHER

The scariest stories that lawyers hear are those tales where responsible lawyers
who care about acting in an ethically appropriate way end up getting into disciplinary
trouble. In this program, Stuart Teicher, Esq., “the CLE Performer” will help you
understand and avoid the common missteps made by otherwise responsible attorneys. You’ll leave this
session a safer, stronger attorney.
9:40 - 10:20 a.m. Visit Exhibitors and Sponsors
9:40 - 11:20 a.m. Legal Ethics Counsel Booth
10:20 -
11:30 a.m.
TRIAL COLLEGE/
LITIGATION
You Have Class! How to Identify Potential Class Actions in Your Everyday Practice
Speakers: David Butsch & Chris Roberts
PRACTICE MGMT
It’s Not Time Management; It’s Life Management
Speaker: Stuart Teicher
BACK TO BASICS
Primer on Associate Circuit Court
Speaker: Joe Gagnon
FAMILY LAW
Establishing Constructive Co-Parent Communication in High-Conflict Divorce
Speaker: Carol Love
TECHNOLOGY/
PRACTICE MGMT
Law Office 2.0
Speaker: Amy Hereford
IMMIGRATION
LAW/CRIMINAL
Criminal Defense of Non-US Citizens: How Not to Commit Malpractice in Plea
Negotiations
Speakers: Michael Sharma-Crawford & Rekha Sharma-Crawford
DISCUSSION
GROUP
Recent Developments in Administrative Law
Leaders: Rod Chapel & Richard Maseles
Elder Law
Leader: Christine Alsop
11:30 a.m. -
12:45 p.m.
Networking Lunch
12:45 -
1:55 p.m.
TRIAL COLLEGE/
LITIGATION
A Solo’s Guide to Preparing Your Client for Deposition
Speakers: Kelly McCambridge-Parker & Todd Werts
ETHICS
Keeping My Big Mouth Shut
Speaker: Stuart Teicher
BACK TO BASICS
Nuts & Bolts of Bankruptcy
Speakers: Alan Gallas & Ed Karfeld
ADMINISTRATIVE
LAW
Practicing Before the Administrative Hearing Commission
Speaker: Rod Chapel
PERSONAL
INJURY LAW
New Procedures to Resolve Medicare Liens in PI Cases
Speaker: Christine Alsop
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Register by May 20| Save $50
Phone: 888-253-6013 Fax: 573-659-8931
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th
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June 12-14, 2014
Hilton Branson
Convention Center
M
O
SOLO
SMALL FIRM CONFERENCE
12:45 -
1:55 p.m.
TECHNOLOGY
Getting the Most From Your PDFs: Using Adobe Acrobat Pro & Other PDF Software
Speaker: Rick Rollings
IMMIGRATION/
FAMILY LAW
Immigration Reform & Enforcement: The Impact on Your Family Law Practice
Speaker: Nalini Mahadevan
MEDICAL/LEGAL
LAW
Direct and Cross-Examination of Expert Witness Physicians
Speaker: Robert Kingsland
1:55 - 2:10 p.m. Program Break
2:10 -
3:20 p.m.
LITIGATION
A Solo’s Guide to Case Development
Speaker: Kelly McCambridge-Parker
PRACTICE MGMT
What Starbucks
TM
Teaches Us About Attracting Clients - The Ethical Way
Speaker: Stuart Teicher
BACK TO BASICS
Probate Basics: From Initial Interview to Inventory
Speaker: Mike Watkins
TAX LAW
Cooked Books: Recipe for Representing a Client with a Potential Tax Problem
Speakers: Sanford Boxerman & Sara Neill
PERSONAL
INJURY
How to Identify All Potential Damages
Speakers: David Brose & J. Kent Emison
TECHNOLOGY
Useful Law Office Gadgets to Increase Productivity & Save Time
Speaker: Paul Henry
PRACTICE
MANAGEMENT
Planning Ahead: Emotional & Social Aspects of Retirement
Speaker: Anne Chambers
DISCUSSION
GROUP
What’s in Your Trust Account? Using IOLTA, Accepting Credit Cards & More
Leaders: Melinda Bentley, Mike Gunn & Sam Phillips
3:20 - 3:50 p.m. Refreshment Break
3:45 - 5:00 p.m. Legal Ethics Counsel Booth
3:50 -
5:00 p.m.
LITIGATION
eDiscovery 101: Finding Electronically Stored Information & Using it at Trial
Speakers: You-Jin Han & Peggy Landwehr
ETHICS
To Withdraw, or Not to Withdraw: We Hope That is Not the Question
Speaker: Stuart Teicher
PRACTICE MGMT
Planning Ahead: Mentoring an Attorney to Take Over Your Practice
Speaker: Sarah Read
BACK TO BASICS
Probate Basics: From Inventory to Close
Speaker: Mike Watkins
APPELLATE
Taking the Fear Out of Filing a Writ
Speaker: Susan Ford Robertson
PI/LITIGATION
Strategies for Persuading the Trier of Fact
Speaker: Travis Noble
TECHNOLOGY
Top 10 Technology Traps & How to Avoid Them
Speaker: Mark Bassingthwaighte
DISCUSSION
GROUP
In It to Win It: Campaign Laws & Lessons
Leaders: Vivek Puri & Karl Timmerman
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
PROGRAM/RECEPTION FOR LAW STUDENTS
UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH THE MISSOURI BAR AND THE SUPREME COURT OF MISSOURI
5:00 p.m. Conference Registration, Exhibit Hall, CLE Garage Sale & Information Booth Close
5:30 p.m. Friends of Bill W.
5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Bob Sigoloff Memorial SFIG Listserv Reception
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Sponsored Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner
9:00 p.m. After Hours Reception
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SATURDAY, JUNE 14
7:00 a.m. Conference Registration, Information Desk & CLE Garage Sale Open
7:00 -
8:10 a.m.
CLE AT SUNRISE
7:00-8:10 a.m. Breakfast
8:20 -
9:30 a.m.
BUSINESS LAW
Advising the Small Business Client
Speakers: William Burris & Rob Pennell
PROBATE/FAMILY/
MILITARY LAW
Retirement Benefits of Military Personnel & Union Members
Speakers: Doug Fredrick & Mary Lou Martin
BACK TO BASICS
Appeals 101: Preservation, Evaluation & Making the Record
Speaker: Susan Ford Robertson
CRIMINAL LAW
Cross-Examining the Arresting Officer on Standardized Field Sobriety Tests
Speaker: Travis Noble
COLLECTIONS
Remedies Available to Missouri Consumers
Speakers: Tom Mendel & Doug Noland
TECHNOLOGY
Online Legal Research Tips & Tricks
Speaker: Jared Correia
PRODUCTIVITY
Hit Your Stride
Speaker: Steve Hughes
9:30 - 9:40 a.m. Program Break
9:40 -
10:50 a.m.
INTELLECTUAL
PROPERTY/
BUSINESS
IP for the Non-IP Lawyer
Speakers: Chuck McCloskey & Morris Turek
REAL ESTATE
LAW
Missouri Landlord-Tenant Law for the General Practitioner
Speakers: Bill Shull & Robert Wise
CRIMINAL LAW
Civil Aspects of DWI Cases - Protecting Your Clients Driving Privileges - LDP’s & RDP’s
Speakers: Chastidy Dillon-Amelung & John Newsham
PROBATE/
ETHICS
Ethics in Trust & Estates
Speakers: Melinda Bentley & Bob Kirkland
TECHNOLOGY
30 Apps & Sites in 70 Minutes
Speaker: Jared Correia
PI/WORKERS’
COMPENSATION
Treatment Gone Bad: Spotting Medical Negligence Claims in Personal Injury &
Workers’ Compensation Cases
Speaker: Robert Kingsland
10:50 - 11:00 a.m. Program Break
11:00 -
11:50 a.m.
CLOSING PLENARY SESSION
SPEAKER: STEVE HUGHES
11:50 a.m. -
12:15 p.m.
EXHIBITOR/SPONSOR PRIZE DRAWINGS
GRAND PRIZE DRAWING
12:15 p.m.
ADJOURN
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Return form & payment to: The Missouri Bar, SASF Registration, P.O. Box 119, J efferson City, MO 65102-0119
or register by PHONE 888-253-6013, FAX 573-659-8931, or ONLINE www.sasfconference.org
Name __________________________________
Badge Name (if different) ____________________
Bar #_________E-mail_____________________
Address ________________________________
City ______________ State ___ Zip Code ______
Phone________________ Fax_______________
Includes meals, program, and course materials as noted.
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION
Received on/before May 20, 2014
$299 - Electronic Course Materials
$354 - Printed & Electronic Course Materials
REGULAR REGISTRATION
Received on/before J une 9, 2014 at 12:00 noon CT
$349 - Electronic Course Materials
$404 - Printed & Electronic Course Materials
LAW STUDENT REGISTRATION OR
PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT REGISTRATION
Includes meals, program, and electronic course materials
$215 - Registration received on/before May 20, 2014
$239 - Registration received between May 21 and
J une 9, 2014 at 12:00 noon CT
ON SITE REGISTRATION (ONLY if space is available)
Received after 12:00 noon CT on J une 9, 2014
$399 includes programs & electronic course materials.
On site registration DOES NOT INCLUDE MEAL TICKETS
Step 1. Contact Information
Step 3. Conference Add Ons
Step 2. Registration
SPECIAL NEEDS REQUESTS - The Hilton is committed to
accommodating guests with food allergies or intolerances, as
well as those with religious or social beliefs, such as kosher or
vegetarian if requests are made in writing at least two weeks
in advance. While every effort will be made to provide for guests
with such dietary restrictions, it is not possible to accommodate
popular, weight-loss diets or alternative meal choices at this event.
I request special meals. Please explain in detail: _______
______________________________________
I have special needs addressed by the ADA.
Please contact me about reasonable accommodations.
Step 4. Guest Meal Tickets
Thursday Box Lunch
$17 - Adult
Friday Breakfast
$20 - Adult $0 Child, age 5 & under
$10 - Child, age 6-12
Friday Conference Lunch
$30 - Adult
Friday Dinner
$48 - Adult $0 Child, age 5 & under
$24 - Child, age 6-12
Saturday Breakfast
$22 - Adult $0 Child, age 5 & under
$11 - Child, age 6-12
Because we must pre-order and guarantee
payment for meals with the hotel, we are unable
to process refund requests for meal tickets
purchased after 12:00 noon CT June 9, 2014.
THE BAR PLAN RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
Must be registered for the Conference to attend.
$75 Qualifies insured of The Bar Plan to a base-rate discount.
FIRST TIME ATTENDEE?
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GOLF - Box lunch, cart, and green fees are included.
Guests may register. Indicate quantity & guest name(s).
$99 Thursday, J une 12, 2014 – tee off 11:30 a.m.
18 holes at Payne Stewart Golf Course
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M
O
SOLO
SMALL FIRM CONFERENCE
19
th
Annual
June 12-14, 2014
Hilton Branson
Convention Center
200 E. Main Street
Branson, Missouri
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PHONE: 888-253-6013
FAX: 573-659-8931
ONLINE: www.sasfconference.org
Featured Speakers
Friday Opening Plenary
Featuring Stuart Teicher
Saturday Closing Plenary
Featuring Steve Hughes
CLE ACCREDITATION
Application will be made to Illinois and Kansas for MCLE credit. Missouri: Estimated 20.4 MCLE hours, including 6.6
ethics hours.
GOLF CANCELLATION POLICY
Refunds will not be given on cancellations received after May 22, 2014. You may transfer your reservation to a colleague.
CONFERENCE REFUND POLICY
• A full refund will be given if you cancel by 5:00 p.m. on May 22, 2014.
• Those canceling after 5:00 p.m., May 22, 2014 through June 9, 2014 at 12:00 noon will receive a refund of the
registration fee minus a $65.00 administrative fee. A link to the course materials will be sent to you by email.
Course materials on CD-ROM or USB drive will be mailed to you after the conference. If you prefer printed course
materials, you may order them individually for $130.00.
• NO REFUND will be given for cancellations made after 12:00 noon on Monday, June 9, 2014; the course materials
selected on your registration will be mailed to you in consideration of tuition paid. Only on-site registration will be available
after 12:00 noon on J une 9, 2014.
• All cancellations must be in writing. If you cannot attend, a colleague may attend in your place if s/he could have
registered at the same price.
MEAL TICKET REFUND POLICY
Because we must order and guarantee payment for meals with the hotel by J une 9, 2014, we are unable to process
refund requests for tickets purchased after that date.
METHOD OF PAYMENT
Payment must be made by check, credit card or debit card. The Missouri Bar does NOT accept cash.
QUESTIONS
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HOTEL INFORMATION
Hilton Convention Center Hotel
200 East Main Street, Branson, MO
(866) 442-0959 (code = solo-attendee)
http://bit.ly/bransonhcc
Radisson Hotel Branson
120 South Wildwood Dr., Branson, MO
(888) 333-3333
http://bit.ly/radissonbran (code = MOBAR)
A room block is available until May 27, 2014 at
Radisson Hotel Branson, located 3.5 miles from the
Convention Center. Conference attendees can take
advantage of the special group rate of $117 per night
for standard king or double bedded guest rooms –
single/double occupancy. Suites are available at the
rate of $167 per night. Rates include complimentary
internet and parking. Scheduled shuttle service to and
from the Convention Center is available during the
conference.
Best Western Plus
403 West Main Street, Branson, MO
(800) 828-0404
www.bestwestern.com (code = MBR)
Special rate of $89 per night for a standard two
double beds or single queen, and $104 for a king
suite. Includes breakfast, internet, and parking.
Book by June 1, 2014.
(Distance to Convention Center =0.30 miles/4 blocks)
REGISTRANTS MUST ARRANGE
ACCOMMODATIONS DIRECTLY WITH THE HOTEL
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A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the
Hilton Convention Center Hotel and Hilton Promenade
Branson Landing. The deadline to book at the
special rate of $129 per night is May 10, 2014 or until
the room block is sold out, whichever occurs first.
Hilton Promenade
3 Branson Landing Blvd., Branson, MO
(866) 568-0890 (code = solo-attendee)
http://bit.ly/bransonhprom
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Permit No. 312
Solo & Small Firm Conference
P.O. Box 119
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0119
• More than 60 sessions on substantive law, technology, ethics, practice management, and more
• Unbeatable value pricing includes registration, course materials, and meals
• Earn all your annual MCLE hours in one location
• Specialized programming includes:
• Trial college/litigation
• Starting a practice boot camp
• 3-hour GAL training
• The Bar Plan Risk Management Program (optional & priced separately)
• Exhibitors with products and services for your practice
• Networking events
• Relax while you energize yourself and your practice
• Family-friendly fun, entertainment, and recreation
celebrate. collaborate. connect.
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