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Missouri State Capitol

201 West Capitol Ave.

Jefferson City, MO 65101

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*4.8 hours of general MCLE approved, 1.2 hours of cultural competency, diversity, inclusion, and implicit bias CLE

8:15 – Registration Opens (in the Rotunda on the Third Floor)

8:30 – Breakfast Reception hosted by Senator Bob Onder (Room 331-A)

9:00 – Introductions & Welcome Remarks

9:15 – Elected Official Remarks

  • Governor Michael L. Parson
  • Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft
  • Attorney General Eric Schmitt

9:45 – Implicit Bias—What is it, and how do we control for it under the Missouri Plan?

  • Moderated by Judge Duane Benton, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • Panelists
    • Edward Greim, Partner, Graves Garrett
    • Mark Bremer, Partner, Shands Elbert
    • Dale C. Doerhoff, Partner, Cook Vetter Doerhoff & Landwehr P.C.

11:00 – Keynote by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos

11:20 – Panel Discussion: Title IX and Due Process at Universities

  • Moderated by: Judge Stephen R Clark, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • Panelists:
    • Brent Haden, Partner, The Law Firm of Haden & Colbert
    • Ben Trachtenberg, Associate Professor for University of Missouri School of Law
    • Andy Hayes, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Civil Rights & Title IX, University of Missouri

12:15 – Boxed Lunch (from Chez Monet, provided for general admission registrants)

1:00 – Update from The Federalist Society

  • Lisa Ezell, Vice President & Director of Lawyers Chapters

1:15 – Panel Discussion: School Choice: A Missouri Perspective

  • Moderated by Judge Sarah Pitlyk, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • Panelists:
    • Susan Pendergrass, Director of Research and Education Policy, Show Me Institute
    • George O. Suggs, Partner, Schuchat, Cook & Werner
    • Dr. Douglas Thaman, Executive Director, Missouri Charter Schools Association

2:30 – Closing Remarks by Speaker Elijah Haahr, Missouri House of Representatives

*Registration will close Friday, January 24, 2020 at 5pm CST

Confirmed Attendees:

Governor Michael L. Parson

Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft

Attorney General Eric Schmitt

Speaker Elijah Haahr, Missouri House of Representatives

Judge Duane Benton, United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Judge Stephen R. Clark, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

Judge Sarah Pitlyk, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

Judge Brent W. Powell, Missouri Supreme Court

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