Law & Technology Conference

December 03, 2014
7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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Italian Community Center
631 East Chicago Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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This year’s conference will feature two plenary topics and eight additional sessions within two tracks. There are “how to” sessions to help you get things done and make the best use of technology. Several ethics sessions discuss the ethics of technology in the practice of law. Practice management sessions will show you ways to practice more efficiently, effectively, and profitably.

2014 Milwaukee Bar Association Law and Technology Conference
Tentative Schedule

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Registration/Continental Breakfast (Doors open @ 7:30 a.m.)

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Social Media and the Ethics of Marketing

Mark Goldstein, Goldstein Law Group and Tim Pierce, State Bar of Wisconsin

9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Mandatory eFiling -
Are you ready?

A review of CCAP eFiling procedures and statutes. A closer look at the benefits of eFiling prior to the possible requirement that all filings must be eFilied in 2016.

John Barrett, Milwaukee County Circuit Court

Billing and Collections:
The Art of Getting Paid

Are your bills getting out and being paid on a timely basis?  In this session, you will learn techniques to help your firm bill more effectively and get paid sooner.  What types of bills get paid?  What reports should you be running?  Which collection practices actually work?  An experienced law firm administrator will answer these questions and more.

Lori Kannenberg Dorn, Lawton & Cates

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Sponsor Break

11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Technology at the Deposition and Beyond and How HIPAA’S Effect on Court Reporters Can Impact Attorneys

Learn about the latest in court reporting technology currently available to attorneys. As most all businesses are learning, HIPAA can be an imposing force to deal with as a general matter. Learn how HIPAA requirements are changing the way in which compliant court reporting firms must now interact with lawyers and law firms with regard to delivery of specific services.

 

Robert Gramann and Scott Marcus, Gramann Reporting

Forms and Resources
(Session Title TBD)

Hon. Kevin Martens, Milwaukee County Circuit Court

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

eDiscovery (Session Title TBD)

Hon. Michael R. Fitzpatrick, Rock County Circuit Court

Cloud Storage, Collaboration and Synchronization

Jeff Krause, Solfecta, and Nerino Petro, Holmstrom & Kennedy

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

iPads and Apps for Trial and Everyday Use

Matt Mclean and Pam Oren

How I Chose a Practice Management System

Nate Cade, Cade Law LLC

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

50 Tips, Tricks, Tools, Sites and Gadgets

Jeff Krause, Solfecta, and Nerino Petro, Holmstrom & Kennedy

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Reception

Tickets

$149.00 MBA Member
$129.00 Earlybird rate before October 15

$199.00 Non member
$179.00 Earlybird rate before October 15

$99.00 Support Staff
$79.00 Earlybird rate before October 15