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Monday, June 21

1:00 pm – 1:55 pm EDT Federal Employee Liability Act (FELA) Toxic Tort Defenses  

David Schmitt and Anne Marie O’Brien, Lamson, Dugan & Murray LLP  
2:00 pm - 2:55 pm EDT  Surface Transportation Board (STB) Update  
  David Rifkind, Stinson LLP  
2:55 pm - 3:10 pm EDT  Networking Break  
3:10 pm - 4:05 pm EDT  Appellate Practice  
  Turner Williams, Burr & Forman LLP  
4:10 pm - 5:05 pm EDT  National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Investigations  
  Tom Tobin, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP  
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm EDT   Opening Reception with Regional Meeting Attendees and


Tuesday, June 22

7:30 am – 8:00 am EDT  Networking Breakfast with Regional Meeting Attendees and
8:00 am – 8:55 am EDT 
Real Estate Consulting – Model Utility Statute  
  Matt Hammer, Daley Mohan Groble P.C. and David Dratch Esq.  
9:00 am - 9:55 am EDT  National Defense Authorization Act  
  Mark Sidman, Anacostia Rail and Susan Ebner, Stinson LLP  
10:00 am - 10:30 am EDT  Beverage Break with Sponsors  
10:30 am - 11:35 am EDT  Encroachments on Railroad Property  
  John Fiorilla and Greg Peterson, Dyer & Peterson, P.C.  
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT Networking Lunch with Regional Meeting Attendees and
1:00 pm - 1:55 pm EDT  Environmental Update  
  Pam Nehring, Daley Mohan Groble P.C.  
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT  General Counsel Committee Meeting   


Wednesday, June 23

1:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT   Golf Tournament - Covered Bridge Golf Course 
Our Golf Tournament kicks off with Regional Meeting Attendees at the
beautiful Covered Bridge Golf Course. Additional costs and separate
registration required; lunch will be provided.
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm EDT  SLSI Safety Train Tour   
  Join the staff of the Short Line Safety Institute onboard the Safety Train
to hear more about the Hazardous Materials programs offered including
training, Emergency Preparedness, Reporting and Response exercises,
Functional Drills and Transportation Emergency Response Plans – all
provided at no cost to railroads. Hosted by the Louisville & Indiana

CLE credits are available for an additional cost. Once you have selected your registration on the "Register" tab, you will be give the option to add CLE Credits to your registration. 

PLEASE NOTE - Schedule is subject to change.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Click here to download our Regional Sponsorship Prospectus, or contact, Amy Westerman, Vice President of Meetings, at or (202) 585-3449.

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