Riding the Storm Out with DUIDLA & TCDLA 2020 Fall Seminar Austin

Course Directors

Josh D. Lee Vinita, OK

Deandra Grant Dallas, TX

Mark R. Thiessen Houston, TX

Seminar Agenda

Thursday Session – September 10, 2020
9:00am – 12:00pm DUIDLA BOARD CERTIFICATION EXAM
10:30 am – 11:30 am Committee Meetings
11:00 am – 11:45 am Registration
11:45 am – 12:00 pm Welcome Remarks Harley Wagner, JD – WV & Mark Thiessen, JD – TX
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Perfecting the Disconnect Defense Mark Thiessen, JD – TX
12:45 pm – 1:30 pm DWI Convictions & Immigration: What You Need to Know
Fernando Dubove, JD – TX
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm Dealing with the Media Ian Friedman, JD – OH
2:15 pm – 2:30 pm BREAK (Snacks)
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Auto Brewery Syndrome Deandra Grant, JD – TX
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Comparing and Contrasting Gas & HPL Chromatography
Josh Lee, JD, MS, NREMT – OK & Erick Walts BS – Axion Labs Instructors
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm DUIDLA Welcome Reception
Friday Session – September 11, 2020
8:15 am – 8:45 am Light Breakfast
8:45 am – 9:00 am Announcements Josh Lee, JD – OK
9:00 am – 9:45 am 10 Things Every DWI Lawyer Must Know about SFSTs
Dr. Lance Platt, PhD – TX
9:45 am – 10:30 am Digging Deeper into Testing for THC in Blood & Urine
Suzanne Perry, MSc. CAN
10:30 am – 10:45 am BREAK (Snacks)
10:45 am – 11:05 am How Your Client Can Join the Tribe
Sarah Schielke, JD – CO
11:05 am – 11:35 am How Your Client Can Win Your Case
Brock Schoenlein, JD – OH
11:35 am – 12:30 pm The Lawyer Whisperer Explains Gas Chromatography
Dr. Lee Polite PhD –Director Axion Labs Chicago IL
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch & Sponsor Presentation & Speaker Presentation
[60 min. Total] Malcolm Scott: Sentenced to Life plus
170 years, later declared “Actually Innocent.”
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm FAA, Pilots & all DUI Related Ramifications
Scott Wonder, JD – WA
2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Trials in the Age of COVID
Deandra Grant, JD – TX
3:00 pm – 3:10 pm ACS-CHAL Forensic Lawyer Scientist Training
Lee Polite, PhD – Director of Axion Labs with Erick Walts &
Deandra Grant, Axion Labs Faculty
3:10 pm – 3:30 pm PHOTOS – DUIDLA Board, Officers, District Reps,
State Ambassadors all DUIDLA members welcome to attend
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm DUIDLA BOARD & MEMBERS MEETING

all DUIDLA members welcome to attend

Saturday Session – September 12, 2020
8:15 am – 8:45 am Light Breakfast
8:45 am – 9:00 am Announcements Deandra Grant, JD – TX
9:00 am – 9:30 am The Good, the Bad & the Ugly officers and
How to Tame Them
John Collins, JD – AR
9:30 am – 10:15 am Cross Examination & Direct Examination Overview
The Rules of Cross Examination
Josh Lee, JD – OK
Direct of Experts and Others Tim Huey, JD – OH
10:15 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Trial Skills Breakout #1 Small Group Workshop
12:00 pm – 12:20 pm Break – Return to main room for lunch & Presentations
12:20 pm – 12:45 pm Quick Tips – Easy Trial Demonstratives
Jeff Meadows, JD – OH
12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Voir Dire, Opening & Closing Overview
Voir Dire Deandra Grant, JD – TX
Opening StatementsKim Frye, JD – GA
Closing ArgumentsVince Tucci, JD – CA
1:45 pm – 2:00 pm Break
2:45 pm – 4:05 pm Trial Skills Breakout #2 Small Group Workshop
4:05 pm – 4:20 pm Final Wrap Up
Tim Huey, Deandra Grant, Josh Lee & Mark Thiessen
Bonus Presentation Breath Testing and Disease Transmission
Jan Semenoff – CAN
TOTAL CLE HOURS: 915 60 min states = 15.25 hours
50 min states = 18.30 hours
**Vendor presentations not included in calculation