Continuing Legal Education Materials

Current Event:

Real Estate Transactions 2018

Case Law and Legislative Update - Erickson

Iowa Land Records Update - Dunshee

Time Restraints on Rights of First Refusal - Sharpe

List Serve Issues 1 - Moore
List Serve Issues 2 - Moore
List Serve Issues 3 - Moore

Update on Residential Leases - Wallace

Premier on Condemnation- Colacino

Easements - Gartin et al
Exhibits and Authorities Packet


Materials Archive:

General Practice Review Materials


 Business Law - Dore
Business Law Presentation - Dore

Consumer Protection - Mansfield

Ethics - Mental Health and Substance Abuse Issues Affecting Iowa Lawyers - Lain

Evidence Update - L. Dore

Real Estate - Erickson

Social Security Outline - Tripp
SSR 16-3p 81 Fed Reg

IP Landscape Update - McAnelly

Insurance Law - May


 Criminal Practice and Procedure - Burns

Ethics and Iowa Legal Practice - Lee Schneider

Federal Ethics Diversity Guidelines - Axiotis

Family Law - Meade

Bankruptcy - Shodeen
Bankruptcy Presentation - Shodeen

Employment Law - Autry

Agriculture Law - McAfee

Iowa Civil Procedure - Huppert


Creating and Maintaining a Robust Financial Services Compliance and Risk Management Program

Sept. 15-16, 2017
Cartwright Hall, Room 206

Session 1 Jeff Jungman
Creating and Maintaining a Robust Financial Services Compliance - Session 1 - full slides

Session 2 Gliha and Mansfield
Session 2 Gliha and Mansfield - full slides

Sesion 3 and 4 Gliha and Karch - full slides


Juvenile CINA Court - Fostering Teamwork Across Disciplines

September 8, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

The Role of Process in CINA Cases-Baker
Best Practices - Baker
Family Handout - Baker

How to Get Paid for Indigent Defense Cases - Bushell and Swaim

Medicated Assisted Treatment

Parent Representation in Child Welfare-Witt
Representing Parents Handout - Hon. Colin J. Witt

Tech Startups: Navigating the Legal Maze

August 25, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

Mobile App Issues-Goodhue

Website Agreements and Privacy Issues-Larson

Positioning your Company for Growth-Powers

Legal Issues in Coworking-Creedon

Founders Agreements-Kaspar
Founders Agreement Template - Kaspar

Drafting Skills for the Business Lawyer: From Contracts to Opinion Letters

April 14, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Law Center

Business Law Agenda


Drafting Considerations from First Year Contracts - Mansfield
Fundamentals of Contract Drafting - Lowe and Vestal
Advanced Contract-Drafting Concepts - Lowe and Vestal
Drafting "Back of the Contract" - Walker
Special Drafting Considerations - Wilcox

2017 Drake Law Real Estate Transactions

March 24, 2017
Neal and Bea Smith Legal Clinic

Real Estate Agenda


Title Standard 1.1 - Gartin
Iowa Tax Sales - Augustine
ListServe Issues - Moore
IFA Programs - Peterson
Current Issues in Wind Energy - Law
Planned Unit Development Zoning Districts - Pose

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March 23, 2018
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March 23, 2018
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Law School News
March 23, 2018
Professor Ken Kersch of Boston College will present “The Development of Constitutional Conservatism” on March 29 as part of the Drake Constitutional Law Center’s Distinguished Lecture Series.