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CLE# 2006-005: Wilderness Recreation & Tourism in Alaska: Managing Operations and Legal Risks – Part 2

Credits: 6.0 General

Date: Friday, March 10, 2006


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Course Materials Only:

*No CLE credit for materials only.


Topics:
  • Hot Topics in Recreation and Tourism: “What’s Keeping Us Up at Night?”
  • Disclosure and Protective Measures: Insurance, Releases, VARs, Independent Contractors, Marketing Your Company
  • Participant Suitability: Information Exchange, Use of Physician Sponsors, Standards of Wilderness Medicine
  • Operations & Employment Issues: Staff Training; Employment Law Issues; Using Volunteers, Interns, and Independent Contractors; Behavioral Evaluations
  • Recreational Activities on Public Lands: Permitting and Access
  • Claims and Litigation Issues: Trial Preparation, Strategy Considerations, Top 10 Cases

Faculty:
Deborah Ajango, Risk Management Consultant, Safety Ed/Safety Education for Outdoor and Remote Work Environments; Kevin Apgar, Concession Program Manager, Alaska Region, National Park Service; Wally Cathcart, Patterson Cathcart Insurance Brokers;  Laura Farley, Farley & Graves; Lincoln Garrick, Asst. Professor in Adventure Leadership; Health, Physical Education & Recreation Department; University of Alaska Anchorage; Charles (Reb) Gregg, Legal Counsel, National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), Houston, Texas; Co-editor, Outdoor Education and Recreation Law Quarterly; Kirk Hoessle, President, Alaska Wildland Adventures; Tracey Knutson, Knutson & Associates; Jerry Lewanski, Director, Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation, State of Alaska; Steve Prysunka, Director, Crossings Wilderness Expeditions for Youth; Terry Reid, Special Uses and Lands Program Manager, Chugach National Forest; Danielle Ryman, DeLisio Moran Geraghty & Zobel;  Paul Stockler, Sole Practitioner; Paul Twardock, Director, Outdoor Studies Department, Alaska Pacific University

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