Litigation, Federal Law

Federal Practice: Some Differences in Litigating Civil Cases Against the U.S.


Sovereign immunity refers to the fact that the government cannot be sued without its consent. The government has the ability to waive their sovereign immunity. In this presentation Kenny Saffles, Assistant United States Attorney will discuss Exceptions to Sovereign Immunity. Some of these exceptions include FTCA, Title VII, ADEA, Rehab Act, and FOIA. The speaker will also go over the Statue of Limitations, Filling in Appropriate Court, Settlements and Appeals.

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Course InformationHighlights
  • Flexible to your schedule
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile devices
  • Discount for Federal Practice Section Members
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 1.00
Total Credits: 1

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please email a request to for Georgia and Mississippi CLE credit.