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Government Law Section Mid-Year Update

This seminar is for Government Law Section members only

 Live at the
Bar Conference Center
1501 Park Street
Columbia, SC 29202
About the Seminar
This program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including 1.0 LEPR credit hour.

The S.C. Bar-CLE Division and the S.C. Bar Government Law Section is proud to present the Government Law CLE for 2013. This year’s informative seminar will include a legislative update presented by 3 legislators, an ethics law update presented by 3 staff members of the General Assembly, an election law update, a bankruptcy primer for local governments and an overview of the financing tools available for cities and counties.

8:30 a.m.   Registration
8:50 a.m.   Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:00 a.m.   Ethics Update–Panel Discussion
                  Patrick G. Dennis
                  S.C. House Judiciary Committee
                  Steven P. Davidson
                  S.C. House Judiciary Committee
                  Heather Anderson
                  S.C. Senate Judiciary & Public Utilities
                  Review Committees
10:00 a.m. Recap of 2012 Primary Election Lawsuits
                  M. Elizabeth Crum
                  McNair Law Firm, PA
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Financing Tools for Cities and Counties
                  Robert S. Galloway
                  Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, PA
                  Bradford L. Love
                  Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, PA
12:15 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. Economic Incentives Update
                 Ray E. Jones
                 Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP
1:30 p.m. Adoption of Uniform Residential and Building Codes
                Holly G. Pisarik
                S.C. Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation
                Shane Ray
                S.C. State Fire Marshal
2:15 p.m. Bankruptcy Primer for Local Government Lawyers
                Weyman C. Carter
                McNair Law Firm, PA
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. Legislative Overview
                Rep. Jenny A. Horne
                Jenny Horne Law Firm, LLC
                Rep. Leon E. Stavrinakis
                Law Office of Leon E. Stavrinakis
                Rep. Bruce W. Bannister
                Bannister & Wyatt, LLC
4:30 p.m. Adjourn



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