Continuing Legal Education

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Update for Government Attorneys and Administrators

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge will host an Update for Government Attorneys and Administrators on Friday, June 3, 2016, at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. This full day of continuing education will feature timely information on topics such as Employment Law, Ethics and Legislative Advocacy.


8:15 to 9:15 a.m. Legislative Advocacy

Cory Cox, Legislative Director

An Introduction to Legislative Advocacy for Government Attorneys

Meredith Rebsamen, Deputy Attorney General

Preparing for the Session: A Call to Action

9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Case Law Update

Lee Rudofsky, Solicitor General

United States Supreme Court Case Update

Obergefell v. Hodges

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, John

United States v. Texas

Michigan v. EPA

Zubik v. Burwell

Darnisa Johnson, Deputy Attorney General

United States Supreme Court and Arkansas Supreme Court Case Update

Colin Jorgensen, Assistant Attorney General

Arkansas Supreme Court Civil Case Update

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. FOIA Refresher

Ryan Owsley, Deputy Attorney General

The Freedom of Information Act Made Simple

1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Employment Law

Ka Tina Hodge, Assistant Attorney General

SCOTUS Update: Pregnancy, Religion, and Retaliation

Delena Hurst, Assistant Attorney General


Nga Mahfouz, Assistant Attorney General

Be Reasonable: Accommodations Under the ADA

Amber Schubert, Assistant Attorney General

Wage and Hour Laws

3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Ethics in Tombstone: The Trial of Wyatt Earp

David J. Sachar, Executive Director, Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission

Ethics in Tombstone: The Trial of Wyatt Earp


This program is eligible for a total of 6 hours of CLE credit; 5 hours of general CLE and 1 hour of ethics CLE.

If you have questions regarding this training, please contact Rachel Ellis at or 501-682-3645.