Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites

APPEARS IN News

Safari Club International’s 2015 Annual Wildlife Law Course for Lawyers is Now Open for Registration

Friday, December 19, 2014

Calling All Lawyers!  Registration for Safari Club International’s 2015 Wildlife Law Continuing Legal Education Course is open.  The course will be held at the SCI Annual Hunters’ Convention at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on Friday, February 6, 2015, from 1:00 to 5:15 p.m.  As in past years, the Nevada State Bar is co-sponsoring the CLE course and has approved it for 4.0 hours of Continuing Legal Education credit, including 3.0 hours of general credit and 1.0 hour of ethics credit.  SCI staff will assist you in obtaining MCLE credit from all other state bars.  (Over the past 8 years, our Wildlife Law CLE course has been approved for credit by every state bar to which we have applied.) 

SCI’s Wildlife Law CLE course is unique in its focus on wildlife, hunting, conservation, importation and firearms related law.  As demonstrated by the agenda below, this year’s course covers a variety of current significant issues and will be taught by SCI’s Litigation Team as well as state and federal legal experts:

AGENDA

Using Suppressors for Hunting: Is It Legal? When, Where and How?
– W. Douglas Mann, Jr., Special Assistant Attorney General Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Update on Recent Developments in Hunting Related Criminal Law – Chris Tymeson, Chief Legal Counsel for the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism

The Elephant Importation Ban Litigation: Why Haven’t We Gotten to the Merits Yet? – Anna Seidman, Director of Litigation, Safari Club International

A Window to Decision-Making Inside the Department of the Interior – L. Michael Bogert, Managing Shareholder, Parsons Behle & Latimer and former counselor to Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne

Update on Recent Wildlife Conservation & Outdoor Recreation Law – Anna Seidman, Doug Burdin and Jeremy Clare, SCI Litigation, Safari Club International

Wildlife Law in Jeopardy – Jeremy Clare, Litigation Associate, Safari Club International

Ethics for the Wildlife Law Practitioner: A Lawyer’s Responsibility for the Conduct of Others – Including an original skit performed by the SCI Wildlife Law CLE Troupe.

Registration is being handled by the Nevada State Bar.  The fee of $279.00 includes the cost of the course and materials, a refreshment break, and same-day, half-day attendance at the SCI Annual Hunters’ Convention.  To register, please click this link:  http://www.nvbarcle.org/course-sales-page/current-issues-domestic-and-international-wildlife-and-hunting-law-live  (Note:  Your registration for the SCI Convention does not include payment for attendance at the Wildlife Law CLE Course.  Registration for the course must be arranged separately).

Membership in SCI is not a requirement for attendance.  If you are or know an attorney who would like to fulfill his or her CLE requirements by learning about the latest issues in hunting, conservation, firearms and importation law, this is the place to get it all!

TRENDING NOW
Surprise: Physician Group Rehashes Same Tired Gun Control Policies

News  

Friday, November 2, 2018

Surprise: Physician Group Rehashes Same Tired Gun Control Policies

Everyone has hobbies. Some doctors’ collective hobby is opining on firearms policy. Half of the articles in the “Latest from Annals” email from the Annals of Internal Medicine journal are related to firearms. The most prominent of these ...

Levi’s Teams with Billionaire Michael Bloomberg to Attack Gun Rights

News  

Friday, September 7, 2018

Levi’s Teams with Billionaire Michael Bloomberg to Attack Gun Rights

Levi Strauss & Co. established its brand in the mid-19th century by selling durable clothing to working-class Americans. As Levi’s signature jeans gained popularity amongst a wider set in the middle of the last century, ...

Midterm Elections Offer Motivation to Continue the Fight For Our Rights

News  

Friday, November 9, 2018

Midterm Elections Offer Motivation to Continue the Fight For Our Rights

The votes have all been cast in the 2018 midterm elections. And while the counting and recounting is still under way in some places, the overall picture that has emerged soundly refutes the breathless media narrative of ...

Missing the Marx: Gun Control’s Future is … Communism?

News  

Friday, November 2, 2018

Missing the Marx: Gun Control’s Future is … Communism?

After every high profile crime committed with a firearm of any sort, there are always calls for gun control. But one particular proposal this week managed to distinguish itself amid the usual din, if only ...

Former ATF Agent Pulls Mask Off Giffords’s Plans for Federal AR-15 Registration

News  

Friday, November 2, 2018

Former ATF Agent Pulls Mask Off Giffords’s Plans for Federal AR-15 Registration

In an odd turn, just before Halloween one prominent gun control group briefly got out of costume. When former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly launched Americans for Responsible Solutions (now named Giffords) in ...

Jamie Lee Curtis “Proves” She is Not Anti-gun by Stating her Support for Banning Guns?!?!

News  

Friday, October 12, 2018

Jamie Lee Curtis “Proves” She is Not Anti-gun by Stating her Support for Banning Guns?!?!

Actors and actresses should generally stick to what they know best; repeating the lines others have written for them. Jamie Lee Curtis recently decided to try to explain, in her own words, how much she ...

Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

Gun Laws  

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Guide To The Interstate Transportation Of Firearms

CAUTION: Federal and state firearms laws are subject to frequent change. This summary is not to be considered as legal advice or a restatement of law.

Who’s BS’ing Now? Gonzalez Argues for Gun Confiscation but Insists She’s “Pro Second Amendment”

News  

Friday, October 12, 2018

Who’s BS’ing Now? Gonzalez Argues for Gun Confiscation but Insists She’s “Pro Second Amendment”

Gun control advocates are constantly looking for the right messenger to push an agenda that boils down to law-abiding Americans giving up their freedoms, their security, and their property without expectation of affecting the behavior ...

Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams Reiterates Support for Semi-automatic Ban

News  

Friday, November 2, 2018

Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams Reiterates Support for Semi-automatic Ban

During a recent segment on ABC’s The View, Stacey Abrams reiterated her support for a ban on commonly-owned semi-automatic firearms. During an interview with the candidate, host Meghan McCain, daughter of longtime U.S. Senator John McCain, ...

Republican Mayor Survives Recall Effort After Twitter-Checking David Hogg

News  

Friday, October 26, 2018

Republican Mayor Survives Recall Effort After Twitter-Checking David Hogg

Fortunes seem to rise and fall on Twitter with alarming regularity. But the platform may not be an equal opportunity soapbox, with some opinions reportedly getting more exposure than others and some speakers seemingly operating with greater impunity. ...

MORE TRENDING +
LESS TRENDING -

More Like This From Around The NRA

NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.