Navajo Nation Law 2013 CLE Conference Agenda
October 25, 2013

Agenda Navajo Nation Law 2013

 8:00 Check in and Continental Breakfast
 8:20 Welcome, Convocation and Introduction

  • Patty Ferguson-Bohnee,  Faculty Director, Indian Legal Program, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU
  • Naomi White, Conference Facilitator
 8:30 Land Use

  • Raymond C. Etcitty Jr., Chief Operating Officer, Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise
  • Eunice L. Tso, President, ETD, Inc. 
  • Judith M. Dworkin, Managing Partner, Sacks Tierney, P.A. 
10:30 Morning Break
10:45 Family Law

  • Loretta J. Danzuka, Tribal Court Advocate, DNA-People’s Legal Services, Shiprock, NM
11:45 Lunch Pick-Up /  Lunch in the Great Hall  
Lunch Presentation – Navajo Law Update

  • Brian L. Lewis,  Attorney, Department of Justice,  Navajo Nation 
1:00 Administrative Law

  • Richie Nez, Sr., Chief Hearing Officer, Office of Hearings and Appeals, Navajo Nation 
2:00 Criminal Law

  • Kathleen Bowman, Director, Navajo Nation Public Defender’s Office
3:00 Afternoon Break  
3:15 Ethics – Navajo Fundamental Law and Ethics in Government

  • Justice Raymond D. Austin, Distinguished Jurist in Residence, Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program, James E. Rogers College of Law
 4:15  Ethics:  Ethics in Government

  • Vernon Roanhorse, Executive Director, Ethics and Rules Office, Navajo Nation
  • Rodriguez Morris, Presenting Officer, The Ethics and Rules Office, Navajo Nation 
5:15 Adjourn



Lunch Sponsor:

Sacks TierneyColor

We are currently seeking conference sponsors.
For more info call Darlene Lester at 480-965-7715 

Net proceeds from this conference will go towards student Indian Law scholarships.


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