Fall Means Football

and WVCLE!

SEPTEMBER 17-18, 2021


Friday CLE — Update on the Law 2021

Saturday CLE — Update, Day 2

* Enrollment for this weekend’s CLE is full and

game tickets are sold out.

Curriculum + Faculty

Friday, September 17

  • FOIA Requests: Beyond the Basics
    • Professors Patrick McGinley and Suzanne Weise, West Virginia University College of Law
  • Commercial Law Update
    • Charlie Dunbar, Esq., Jackson Kelly PLLC
  • Employment Law Update
    • Professor Robert Bastress, West Virginia University College of Law
  • Update on Professional Liability for Attorneys
    • Jeffrey M. Wakefield, Esq., Flaherty Legal
  • What if Britney Spears Resided in West Virginia? Conservatorship Laws and Uses Every WV Lawyer Should Know
    • Anna M. Price, Jenkins Fenstermaker
  • Internal Investigations
    • Andy Herz, Patterson Belknap
    • Peter C. Harvey, Patterson Belknap, former Attorney General of New Jersey

Saturday, September 18

  • Legal Ethics Update from the Office of Disciplinary Counsel
    • Rachael Fletcher Cipoletti, Esq., Office of Disciplinary Counsel
  • “Extra Points” on Procedure: Current and Future Rules of Appellate Procedure, including Rules for the Intermediate Court of Appeals
    • Edythe Nash Gaiser, Clerk of Court for the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia


Friday, September 17

8:15a- 8:45a — Registration

8:45a-12:00p — Presentation

12:00p-1:00p — Lunch

1:00p-1:30p — Coffee Break

1:30p-4:45p — Presentation

Saturday, September 18

7:30a- 8:00a — Registration

8:00a-10:05a — Presentation

10:05a — Tailgate

Noon— Virginia Tech at WVU Kickoff


Access to purchase WVU football tickets is based on availability. Enroll early!

*Estimated 6-8 MCLE available on Friday; estimated 1.5-2 MCLE available on Saturday morning.

WVU COVID-19 campus safety requires individuals to wear a mask and practice social distancing.