Tuesday, December 19, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Our expert faculty will explain:
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CHECK-IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
9:00 – 9:05 a.m.
WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS
9:05 – 10:35 a.m.
Child Support Issues – From Basic to Advanced
Child support can be more complex than it seems. Get the nuances of public assistance, county involvement, the Expedited Process and more. Learn how to draft high-quality agreements and to present the information judicial officers are looking for. Get an update on recent changes to the statutes and rules.
– Benjamin G. Olson, Jessica M. Raymond & CSM Melissa A. Rossow
10:35 – 10:50 a.m.
10:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Determining Income for Child Support and Spousal Maintenance Purposes
The determination of “income” is essential to child support and spousal maintenance cases. Besides the foundational issues, learn about the complex problems of imputed income, finding hidden income, what drives deviations from the standard guidelines and more. Understand the principles for dealing with children in special circumstances.
– CSM Karen T. Kugler, Laurie A. Mack-Wagner & Lymari J. Santana
12:20 – 1:15 p.m.
LUNCH BREAK (on your own)
1:15 – 2:45 p.m.
Spousal Maintenance Issues – From Basic to Advanced
Spousal Maintenance can raise many complicated questions, including variables associated with when it is owed, in what amount, for how long and when it can be modified. Get the latest developments on recent caselaw, along with proposed reform legislation dealing with prenuptial agreements, spousal maintenance, and the impact of retirement.
– Michael D. Dittberner & Samantha J. Gemberling
2:45 – 3:00 p.m.
3:00 – 3:45 p.m.
Enforcement of Support and Maintenance Responsibilities
Many tools can be used to enforce both child support and spousal maintenance obligations. Learn from our public and private sector experts about the various mechanisms and when to use them. Understand what specific tools will be most effective in different circumstances.
– Susan J. Mundahl & Benjamin G. Olson
3:45 – 4:30 p.m.
The Problems of Child Support and Spousal Maintenance Across Borders
In this age it’s not just a Minnesota issue! Learn about the interstate and international complexities that often arise in child support and spousal maintenance cases. Understand the interplay of Minnesota family law and Tribal Law on these important issues.
– Valerie D. Arnold & Gary A. Debele
Tuesday, November 28, 2023
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Tuesday, December 19, 2023
Wednesday, January 10, 2024
A moderator will be available to answer questions by email.
$295 MSBA members / $295 paralegals / $345 standard rate
Other discounts that may apply:
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or email@example.com.
Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 6.0 credits.