Conferences and Workshops
2016 Legal Writing Academy
Aug. 19, 2016
Tampa Law Center
Money Damages: Getting to the Jury's Sweet Spot
Oct. 5, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tampa Law Center
2016 Special Needs Trusts - The National Conference
Oct. 19-21, 2016
The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club
St. Petersburg, Florida
Online CLE Course Available:
Locating, Evaluating and Selecting Expert Witnesses
The National Clearinghouse for Science, Technology and the Law at Stetson University College of Law and The Law Enforcement Innovation Center (LEIC) at the University of Tennessee’s Institute for Public Service have launched an innovative online CLE course. The course has been approved for 3.5 General CLE credits and .5 CLE Ethics credits.
Crime Scene Essentials Webinar
This webinar will explain identifying, documenting, processing, preserving and collecting of evidence. This is the first of eight webinars which are designed for lawyers working on capital cases and will offer step-by-step training from evaluating the crime scene to defending or prosecuting death penalty cases in court.
Crime Laboratory Essentials Webinar
The “Crime Lab Essentials” webinar features a tour of the crime lab conducted by forensic scientists that covers five forensic disciplines:latent prints, firearms, forensic biology (DNA), drug identification and toxicology.
After describing a mock crime, MNPD-CL forensic scientists will demonstrate a behind-the-scenes, step-by-step look at laboratory analysis and report writing. The “Crime Lab Essentials” webinar training will also discuss quality assurance, laboratory errors, chain of custody and evidence security.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2015-CP-BX-K006 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Florida Appellate Practice and Advocacy Book Order
The Florida Appellate Practice and Advocacy book and matching CD are available for sale at Stetson University College of Law. If you are interested in purchasing a book, please contact the Office of Conferences and Events at Stetson University College of Law at 727-562-7312 or download the order form below.
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