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Registration for 12th Annual Estate Planning and Community Property Law Journal CLE & Expo

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About the Event
Name 12th Annual Estate Planning and Community Property Law Journal CLE & Expo
Date Friday, February 28, 2020
Time 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location Mark & Becky Lanier Professional Development Center
Texas Tech University School of Law
[location map and directions]
CLE Credit 8 CLE/CPE Hours
Conference Website
Seminar Reception Thursday, February 27
5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Ln, Lubbock, TX 79401
Event Contact Joshua Logsdon,, (806) 781-2510
Registration and Payment Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and American Express credit cards are accepted for pre-registration payment (and check, if registering by mail). You can register online up until the date of the event. Registration at the door will be allowed (space permitting).
Refund Policy Prior to February 15, 2020, refunds will be available.
7:15 Registration and Breakfast
8:20 Welcoming Remarks - Dean Jack Wade Nowlin
8:30 The Honorable Judge Brooke Allen - Tarrant County Probate Court No. 2
"Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Administration - Can I Do It All?"
9:15 Laura Upchurch - Moorman Tate, LLP, Partner - Brenham, Texas
Guardianship Update
10:00 Break
10:10 Student Speaker
10:20 Craig Hopper - Hopper Mikeska, PLLC, Partner - Austin, Texas
Legislative Update
11:05 Break
11:15 Professor Russell James - Texas Tech University, The CH Foundation Chair of Personal Financial Planning
"The Hidden Code of End-of-Life Decisions: What Estate Planners Can Learn from Decision-Making Research in Life Insurance, Annuities, Legacy Fundraising, and Healthcare"
12:00 Student Speaker
12:10 Break for Lunch
12:30 Turney Berry - Wyatt, Tarrant, & Combs, LLP, Partner - Louisville, Kentucky
"Recent Developments in Charitable Planning"
1:15 Student Speaker
1:25 Break
1:35 Professor Gerry W. Beyer - Texas Tech University School of Law, Governor Preston E. Smith Regents Professor of Law
Case Law Update
2:20 Mickey Davis - Davis & Willms, PLLC, Partner - Houston, Texas
"Ten Things Every Estate Planner Needs to Know about Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates"
3:05 Break
3:15 Harry Wolff, III - Uhl, Fitzsimons, Jewett, Burton, & Wolff, PLLC, Partner - San Antonio, Texas
"The SECURE Act: What Practitioners Need to Know Now."
4:00 Closing Remarks

* Schedule is tentative and subject to change


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