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Schedule is tentative as of January 2018​, subject to change.





Wednesday, Jan 31Noon1:00 PMRegistration for 1/2 Day Optional Program
1:0​0 PM​2:30 PMAssociates Track
Managing Partner Track

​2:30 PM
​2:45 PM

​2:45 PM
​5:00 PM
Associates Track
Managing Partner Track
4:00 PM6:00 PMEarly Law Seminar Registration
Thursday, Feb 111:00 AM5:30 PMRegistration, MCLE Sign-in
11:30 AM12:00 PMLunch
12:00 PM12:30 PMWelcome and CCAL & CIRMS Inductions
12:30 PM1:30 PMGeneral Session
Wayne Hyatt Lecture Series with
Jeffrey Toobin
1:30 PM​​1:45​ PM​Refreshment Break
1:45 PM2:45 PMConcurrent Sessions
  • Bucking the Trends- The Impact of Legislative Trends on Community Association Governance
  • Dealing with Difficult People: Strategies for Responding to Hoarding Disorders and Hostile Environments
  • The New Normal: Transgender and Gender Variance in Community Associations
  • Building a Partnership in Claims: Adjusting Significant Property Losses Before They OccurCIRMS
2:45 PM​​3:00 PM​Refreshment Break
3:00 PM4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
  • Does Foreclosure of the Superpriority Lien Violate the Takings Clause? Bourne Valley Court Trust v. Saticoy Bay LLC (Series 350 Durango 104)
  • Staying on Top of Issues in Over-55 Community Associations
  • Trends Involving Owners: A Case study of a Bankrupt Association
  • Building a Partnership in Claims: Adjusting and Funding Significant Property Losses After They Occur CIRMS
4:00 PM​​4:15 PM​Refreshment Break
4:15 PM5:45 PMGeneral Session
Case Law Update Part I
5:45 PM7:00 PMLaw Seminar Reception Hosted by CCAL
Friday, Feb 27:30 AM5:30 PMRegistration, MCLE Sign-in, Bookstore
7:30 AM8:30 AMBreakfast 
8:15 AM8:45 AMDon Buck Award Recognition
8:45 AM​​9:00 AM​Refreshment Break
9:00 AM10:30 AMConcurrent Sessions
  • Hot Topics: Emerging Community Association Law Issues
  • If You Were Scared Before…Just Wait! Hot Ethical Trends and Updates on Ethics Cases and Opinions *ETHICS*
  • Navigating the Nuances of the Fair Housing Act
  • CIRMS Risk Management & Insurance Case Law​
10:30 AM​​10:45 AM​Refreshment Break
10:45 AM12:15 PMConcurrent Sessions
  • A Day in the Life of a Community Association Lawyers
  • Answering "Why?" Before "What?
  • The Power of Workplace Equality: Perspectives in a Community Association Law Practice 
12:15 PM1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM2:30 PMGeneral Session
Case Law Update Part II
2:30 PM​​2:45 PM​Refreshment Break
2:45 PM4:15 PMConcurrent Sessions
  • Ego on Trial: Do Attorneys Succeed Because of, or in Spite of, Ego? *ETHICS*
  • Fiduciary Duty in Community Associations: A Moderated Panel Discussion with Association General Counsel, a Senior Claims Adjuster, and Trial D​efense Counsel – CIRMS Crossover Session
  • When is a Pig a Dog? Reasonable Accommodation of Assistance Animals in Community Associations
4:15 PM​​4:30 PM​Refreshment Break
4:30​ PM5:30 PMGeneral Session
​Panel of Pundits
Saturday, Feb 38:00 AM11:00 AMRegistration, MCLE Sign-in, Bookstore
8:00 AM9:30 AMBreakfast 
8:45 AM9:15 AMCCAL Business Meeting
9:15 AM​​9:30 AM​Refreshment Break
9:30 AM11:00 AMConcurrent​ Sessions
  • Land of the Free? Not if You Live in a Community Association!
  • Special Topics: Association Names and Websites
  • For Whom The Bell Tolls: Is the Business Judgment Rule Dead?



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