WSAMA 2018 Fall Conference

Spokane, Washington
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
WSAMA 2018 Fall Conference
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Friday, October 12, 2018

The Historic Davenport
10 South Post Street
Spokane, Washington 99201
United States

Map and Directions


Wednesday, October 10


WCIA Preconference Training Opportunity

The City Attorney's Role in Risk Managing Harassment, Discrimination and Retaliation
Beth Kennar, Regional Defense Attorney, Summit Law Group
  • Wednesday, October 10, at the Davenport Hotel from 10:00am to 12:00pm (Lunch will be provided)
  • Please register by logging into www.wciapool.org and visiting the "Education and Training" section. 
New Municipal Attorney Training Seminar 
  • 1:00-1:45 pm   Legal Representation
  • 1:45-2:30 pm  What They Didn't Teach You in Law School
  • 2:30-3:15 pm  An Overview of Washington State Land Use Law
  • 3:30-4:15 pm Criminal Law
  • 4:15-5:00 pm PRA/OPMA/Conflict of Interest
Main Conference
  • 4:00-5:00 pm Conference Registration
  • 6:00-7:00 pm Welcome Reception
  • 7:00 pm Dinner (on your own)

Thursday, October 11
  • 7:30-8:30 am Breakfast Buffet
  • 7:30am-12:00pm  Conference Registration
  • 8:00-8:30 am WSAMA Announcements and Introductions
Morning Joint Session
  • 8:30-9:30 am Ethics
  • 9:30-10 am Criminal Law Update
  • 10:15-11:15 am Code Enforcement 
  • 11:15-12:00 pm Public Defense Systems
12-1:30 pm Luncheon: WSAMA Awards Ceremony

Afternoon Civil Session

  • 1:30-2:15 pm Local Government Implications of US v. Washington
  • 2:15-3:00 pm Best Practices to Comply with New Pay Equity Laws
  • 3:15-3:30 pm Upcoming Developments Related to Washington's Law of Takings and Due Process
  • 3:30-4:00 pm Challenges with Relocation Benefits Assistance
  • 4:00-5:00 pm Overview of City Taxing Authority
Afternoon Criminal Session
  • 1:30-2:30 pm Firearms - Right to Possess, Forfeiture, Open-Carry for the City Prosecutor 
  • 2:30-3:00 pm Moral Reconation Therapy in DV Dispositions 
  • 3:15-5:00 pm Mental Health 
  • 5:30-7:00 pm Reception
  • 7:00 pm Dinner (on your own)
Friday, October 12
  • 7:30-8:30 am  Breakfast Buffet
  • 7:30 am- 12:00 pm  Conference Registration
Civil Session
  • 8:30-9:15 am Public-Private Partnerships
  • 9:15-10:00 am Real Estate Nuts and Bolts
  • 10:30-11:15 am How to Handle Union Dues After Janus
  • 11:15-12:00 pm Seven Things Every Municipal Attorney Should Know About Trademark and Copyright Law
Criminal Session
  • 8:30-10:30 am Science of Jury Selection 
  • 10:45-11:30 am DUI - Current Issues
  • 11:30-12:00 pm Proposed Criminal Court Rules Published for Comment + Discussion
  • 12:00 pm Adjourn
  • 1:00 pm Golf at Hangman Valley Golf Course $51 (Includes cart)
    For Golf Questions Contact: Roger Myklebust 206-390-3596
 

Contact Information

  • Aimy Enriquez
    (206) 625-1300
    aenriquez@mrsc.org

Payment Instructions

  • Payment can be made via credit card during registration or by check to:

    WSAMA
    2601 Fourth Avenue, Suite 800
    Seattle, WA 98121

    Federal TIN 91-1347635

    Registration Fees
    • Member: $235
    • Honorary Life Member: $235
    • Non-Member: $450
    • Student/Intern: $50
    Important Information

    On-line Registration Deadline: 12:00 pm on Friday, September 28.

    Deadline for Registrant List: Register and approve release of your information by 12:00 pm on Monday, October 1 to guarantee your name and company information on the attendee list.

    Cancellations: Full refunds for cancellations will be made until Friday, September 21. After September 21 a refund will be made minus a $50 administration fee. Refunds will be processed within 30 days after the conference. Please email cancellations to aenriquez@mrsc.org.

    Registration includes educational sessions, meals, and networking.