Day 1 – 4/14/18: Arrival / Defining civility

  • 13:30–16:30    Bus from Fiumicino Airport to Sovana
  • 18:00–19:30    CLE: Defining civility (spouses/guests invited to attend this session)
  • 19:30–20:30    Welcome reception with wine and appetizers – Sovana Hotel & Resort

Day 2 – 4/14/18: Introducing civility; why civility matters; foundations of civility

  • 08:00–  9:30    Breakfast
  • 09:30–12:00    CLE: Client voice and the lawyer-client relationship
  • 12:00–13:30    CLE: Why civility matters
  • 13:30–15:00    Lunch
  • 15:00–18:00    CLE: Foundations of civility 
  • 18:00–20:00    Break
  • 20:00–22:30    Dinner in Sovana at Taverna Etrusca

Day 3 – 4/16/17: Precursors and costs of incivility; benefits of civility

  • 08:00–  9:30    Breakfast
  • 09:30–11:45    CLE: Precursors and costs of incivility
  • 11:45–12:15    CLE: Is incivility in the rules?
  • 12:15–13:30    CLE: Articulating the benefits of civility
  • 13:30–14:30    Lunch
  • 14:30–15:30    Break
  • 15:30–19:00    Excursion 1: Sovana tour and Etruscan tombs
  • 19:00–              Dinner on your own – Sovana or Pitigliano*
  • Option to return on the bus to Sovana or go to Pitigliano for the evening and return at 22:00

Day 4 – 4/17/18: Civility excursion

  • 08:00–09:30    Breakfast
  • 09:30–10:00    Meet in the main square for group photo
  • 10:00–11:30    Travel to Porto Santo Stefano
  • 12:00–14:30    Lunch at seafood restaurant in Porto Santo Stefano
  • 15:00–15:45    Travel to Il Giardino dei Tarocchi
  • 15:45–17:15    Il Giardino dei Tarocchi
  • 17:15–17:30    Travel to Capalbio
  • 17:30–18:30    Capalbio
  • 18:30–19:30    Travel to Sovana
  • 19:30–              Dinner on your own Sovana*

Day 5 – 4/18/18: Personal strategies to foster civility

  • 08:00–  9:30    Breakfast
  • 09:30–10:45    CLE: How assumptions impact us personally
  • 10:45–13:30    CLE: Exploring creative lawyering through art
  • 13:30–15:00    Lunch
  • 15:00–16:30    CLE: The science of consciousness, creativity, and community
  • 16:30–16:45    Break
  • 16:45–18:00    CLE: Understanding implicit bias and cross-cultural competence
  • 19:00–20:00    Optional wine tasting in Sovana*
  • 20:00–              Dinner on your own in Sovana

Day 6 – 4/19/18: Interpersonal strategies to foster civility

  • 08:00–  9:30    Breakfast
  • 09:30–10:45    CLE: Concepts of civility applied
  • 10:45–11:00    Break
  • 11:00–13:30    CLE: The civility of listening
  • 13:30–15:30    Lunch
  • 15:30–18:00    Optional Excursion 2: Pitigliano tour
  • 18:00–19:30    Shopping and free time in Pitigliano   
  • 19:30–23:00    Dinner on own in Sovana or Pitigliano (optional tasting dinner at Il Tufo Allegro)*

Day 7 – 4/20/18: Engaging others with civility

  • 08:00–  9:30 Breakfast
  • 09:30–13:30    CLE: Preparing to re-enter existing relationships and communities
  • 13:30–15:00    Lunch
  • 15:00–16:00    CLE: Lawyers as leaders
  • 16:00–16:15    Break
  • 16:15–17:45    CLE: Strategies for leading in a civility movement
  • 17:45–18:30    CLE: Civility Tai Chi
  • 18:30–19:30    Optional olive-oil tasting at Sovana olive-oil press
  • 19:30–              Dinner on your own – Sovana*

Day 8 – 4/21/18: Igniting a culture of civility

  • 08:00–  9:30 Breakfast
  • 09:30–10:30    CLE: Summarize lessons learned
  • 10:30–12:30    CLE: Develop an action plan to foster civility
  • 12:30–13:00    CLE: Reflection and evaluation
  • 13:00–13:30    CLE: Conclusion
  • 13:30–15:00    Lunch on your own*
  • 15:00–18:30    Excursion 3: Sorano city and fortress tour*
  • 18:30–20:00    Break
  • 20:00–22:30    Etruscan banquet in Sovana at Taverna Etrusca

Day 9 – 5/7/17: Depart Sovana

  • 08:00–10:00    Breakfast and hotel check out
  • 10:00                Bus to Fiumicino Airport, Rome (2.5–3 hours)

*Cost not included in registration fee