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Family Practice Update


This program will present new family law cases, rules, and legislative updates from the past 12 months. The speakers will discuss the most recent appellate cases regarding family law practice area, including such topics as child custody, child support, pensions, 529 college accounts, marital property/monetary awards, dissipation, contribution, appellate acquiescence rule, alimony, attorneys’ fees and costs, MDEC/Case Search/entry of judgment, venue, personal jurisdiction, sufficiency of pleadings, enforceability of religious/Islamic marriage contracts (mahr), enforcement issues, attorneys’ liens, as well as evidentiary issues. They will also address the impact of recent Rules (e.g., Parenting Plans) and legislation (e.g., shared custody child support guidelines revisions) on the practice of family law.

Speakers: Maureen Glackin, Attorney at Law and Paul Reinstein, Esq. of Reinstein, Glackin & Herriott, LLC; and Heather Sweren, Attorney at Law of Brodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet, Chartered.

Viewers will have the chance to submit questions during the livestream as well as ahead of the presentation to Criselle Anderson at

Four hours of CLE credit will be offered by the surrounding MCLE states.  This program is approved for 3.75 general credits by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations Inc. (NFPA)

If you need credit for Virginia, Pennsylvania or NFPA, please email Criselle Anderson at 

The program will be recorded and available on-demand a week after the livestream program date.


Course Level
Professional Area of Focus
Family Law
CLE Field of Study
Continuing Education Legal Credit
Heather Sweren Maureen Glackin Paul Reinstein
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Aug 26, 2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Total CLE Credits


Day 1

1:00 pm
Legislative Update
1:30 pm
Maryland Rules Update
1:45 pm
Case Law Update
3:00 pm
3:15 pm
Case Law Update, cont’d.
5:00 pm
Program Adjourns


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Family Practice Update