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2012 Lubbock Clerks Agenda

April 9-11, 2012
Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Ln.
Lubbock, TX


Introduction (agenda, bios, rosters, etc.)


Day 1 - Monday, April 9, 2012

1:00 - 5:00 pm Registration
1:00 - 5:00 pm Preparation Course Level I - Clerk's Certification Program                                                                                     Pat Riffel, Court Administrator, City of Pearland
1:00 - 5:00 pm Optional Pre-Conference: Managing Juvenile Cases                                                                                           Cathy Riedel, Program Director, TMCEC   Ryan Kellus Turner, General Counsel & Director of Education

Day 2 - Tuesday, April 10, 2012

8:05 - 9:10 am Education Code and School Offenses
Robin Ramsay, Presiding Judge, City of Denton
9:25 - 10:20 am Records Requests
Ted Wood, Assistant General Counsel, Office of Court Administration
10:35 - 12:00 pm Hits and Misses from the 82nd Legislative Session*
Cathy Riedel, Program Director, TMCEC
TRACK C - Shared
1:00 - 2:05 pm Citations & Complaints: The Court Clerks Feud                       Lisa Howard, Court Administrator, City of Hurst
DPS Updates
Lisa Mayo, Client Services Coordinator, McCreary, Veselka, Bragg & Allen, P.C.
OCA Reporting
Sandra Mabbett, Judicial Information Analyst, Office of Court Administration
2:20 - 3:30 pm It's an Order: Warrants, Writs, and Orders
Landra Hudson, Court Administrator, City of Seguin
Creating a Safer Workplace   Charles Baxter, Licensed Security Consultant, U.S. Security Associates
Courts, Communities & Classrooms; Educating the Public About the Law*
Sue Kennedy, Court Administrator, City of Corinth
3:45 - 5:00 pm Travels Through the Transportation Code: Rules of the Road*
Melissa Pace, Court Administrator, City of Haltom City
Insurance Law
Mark Goodner, Program Attorney/Deputy Counsel, TMCEC
Animal Hearings in Municipal Court
Pat Riffel, Court Administrator, City of Pearland

Day 3 - Wednesday, April 11, 2012

8:00 - 9:15 am Pedestrian and Bicycle Laws*
David Hamilton, Prosecutor, Reno Lamar County
9:30 - 10:45 am Crossing the Line/Where is the Line: Advice vs. Legal Advice
Pat Riffel, Court Administrator, City of Pearland
11:00 - 12:00 pm Social Media: Ethical Dilemmas
Rebecca Stark, Court Director, City of Austin

* Denotes Municipal Traffic Safety Initiatives (MTSI) or Driving on the Right Side of the Road (DRSR) curriculum funded by a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation.