Dec. 1-2, 2022 – Austin, Texas
Registration is now open for the 2022 IAAO Legal Seminar, set for Dec. 1-2 in Austin at the Omni Austin Hotel Downtown. The theme for the seminar is “We’re in this Together” and attendees will hear from industry experts on legal topics of interest to members of the assessment and property tax industry.
Full session descriptions and brochure will be available in September.
Continuing legal education credits (CLEs) will be available and IAAO will seek approval for continuing legal education credits for states that are requested by Oct. 1. The amount of CLE credit varies by state. Requests for CLE credit must be made no later than Oct. 1.
Legal Seminar Agenda
Complete details of the sessions and times will be available in September. The following is an initial outline of sessions – see complete agenda.
Thursday, December 1
•Breakout of the Assessment & Appeal Process Preparing to be a Witness
From the Lawyers Perspective
From the Assessors’ Perspective
From the Taxpayer’s Perspective
• Notes on Decision
• Models for Cross and Direct Examination
• Lowering the Temperature- Interactions with Difficulty Taxpayers (Sovereign Citizens, etc.)
Friday, December 2
• Mediation & Conflict Resolution
• Working with one another: How to assemble the dream team
• Engaging Experts & Attorney Client Privilege
• You appraised what?
• Anatomy of an Assessment Defense
Attendees may register online or submit a paper form with payment. Early registration fees are $500 for IAAO members and $700 for nonmembers.