Announcements

  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Friday, April 29, The New York State Bar presents Introductory Lessons on Ethics and Civility. The program is located at the Crowne Plaza Times Square, 1605 Broadway in New York City. It begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 12:45 p.m. The seminar features a combination of lectures and a colloquium on ethics and civility. Ethical issues faced by...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The annual ABA TECHSHOW®2011 has been planned, with the conference running from April 11-13 and the EXPO running from April 11 to 12. It will be held at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan. More than 50 sessions will be available as well as legal technology CLE, more than 100 exhibitors, and at least 1,500 fellow lawyers. This year's keynote address...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    ACC will offer a two-day seminar titled Driving Value in Inside/Outside Counsel Relationships on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 3 and 4, at the Chicago Marriott O'Hare, 8534 West Higgins Road in Chicago. Tuesday's program begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m. and is followed by a reception. Wednesday's program begins at 8:30 a.m. and adjourns at 3:00 p...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    Business Integrity is offering a free live webinar on Contract Automation and Management for In-House Legal. There will be three live streams of this event starting Wednesday, April 6 at noon until 1:00 p.m., on Wednesday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., and Thursday, April 29 at 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. All times are EST. Please join Business...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Friday, April 29, the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics will offer an annual regional compliance and ethics conference. It begins at 8:15 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown, 1 West Wacker Drive in Chicago. The conference will provide a forum for participants to interact with local compliance professionals in...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia (WBA), in conjunction with the Women's Bar Association Foundation (WBAF), will honor Sherri Blount, partner, Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery, and Debra Lee, chairman and chief executive officer, BET Networks, as the WBA Women Lawyers of the Year at the organizations' Annual Dinner on May 26, 2011...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Thursday and Friday, April 8 and 9, American Law Institute-American Bar Association will review Global Warming: Climate Change and the Law. The annual course is located at the AED Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue in Washington, DC,and it runs from 7:45 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.on Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Friday. The U...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Charlotte Chapter of the Association for Corporate Counsel will examine green leasing and sustainable initiatives in North Carolina on Wednesday, April 13, from noon until 1:00 p.m. at the offices of K&L Gates, 214 North Tryon Street in Charlotte, North Carolina. The speaker, Peter McLean, partner at K&L Gates LLP, will discuss green...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The North Carolina Bar Association Foundation Endowment is the philanthropic workhorse of the NCBA Foundation and the NCBA. Since 1988, 462 endowment grants totaling more than $3.5 million have been awarded. But where does this money go, and who benefits from the generosity of North Carolina lawyers? For the grant period from January-June 2011,...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7, the North Carolina Bar Association presents a seminar titled Environmental Essentials for the Next Decade. It will be held at the Marina Inn at the Grande Dunes, 8121 Amalfi Place in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Day one begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m. with social activities to follow. Day two starts at 9...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Friday, May 6, the Florida Bar presents Greening the Law. The class is located at the Tampa Airport Marriott at 4200 George J. Bean Parkway in Tampa and will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 5:10 p.m. The course will address legal issues arising out of green and sustainable development, leasing, construction, and disputes. Speakers will present...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Tennessee Department of Environmental Conservation and the Environmental Law Section of the Tennessee Bar Association will host the Annual Environmental Show of the South. The conference and exhibition will run from Wednesday, April 27 through Friday, April 29 at the Gatlinburg Convention Center, 303 Reagan Drive in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The specific...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    Most citizens are aware that legal assistance provided by Louisiana's legal services programs improves access to justice and quality of life to the poor, but many may not be aware of benefits that accrue to the economy of the state. At the request of the LSBA's Access to Justice Committee, Dr. James Richardson, alumni professor of economics at Louisiana...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    DRI recently held a successful seminar, Sharing Success - A Seminar for Women Lawyers in Miami, Florida. The seminar hosted nearly 250 attendees from across the country, and each earned more than 12 hours of CLE credit. It presented many valuable learning opportunities and lively discussions on the topics of challenges for in-house counsel, trial tactics...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    Florida foreclosure filings have dropped off dramatically since December, triggering a cash-flow budget crisis for the courts that will bring the State Courts Revenue Trust Fund Balance to zero by the end of March. The state courts are bracing for a more than $70 million shortfall, said state courts administrator Lisa Goodner. If the legislature does...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    Join the Minority Corporate Counsel Association on Thursday through Saturday, April 14-16, for MCCA's 8th Annual General Counsel Invitational Diversity Leadership Summit. This years' event will be held at the Doral Resort & Spa, 4400 NW 87th Ave. in Miami, Florida. On Thursday the summit runs from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 pm, and on Friday it begins at...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On March 2, the South/Central Texas Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel presented a check in the amount of $25,000 to the Community Justice Program (CJP). The funds are the net proceeds from ACC's 13th Annual Ethics Conference, Ethics Follies® "Remote Control," which was held in September, 2010. The San Antonio Bar Association (SABA) and San...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Texas Tech School of Law won the final round of the 61st Annual National Moot Court Competition, held Friday, February 4, at the New York City Bar Association. The winning team included Alexis Butler, Daniel Durell and Jason Jordon. The University Of Tennessee College Of Law was the runner-up team; best oralist went to Alexis Butler of Texas Tech...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Thursday and Friday, April 14 and 15, the State Bar of Texas has scheduled a Health Law Conference to be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Houston. It will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Friday. Attendees may attend an optional session on Wednesday evening, from 7:00 to 9:15, to cover basic health...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Houston Bar Foundation (HBF) has announced its annual awards for pro bono service, volunteerism and legal writing. The HBF is the charitable arm of the Houston Bar Association (HBA) that enables the organization to fund crucial programs that provide legal services and support the administration of justice for all Harris County citizens. Awards are...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Thursday and Friday, May 26 and 27, the University Of Texas School Of Law will hold its Annual Technology Law Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin. It will run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 8:00 a.m. until 3:10 p.m. on Friday. On Thursday, topics that will be covered include trends in outsourcing legal services, a...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The Los Angeles County Bar Association will offer a full-day seminar, the 25th Annual Environmental Law Super Symposium: The Greening of California - Achieving Green Goals in a Time of Limited Financial Resources, on Thursday, April 28. It will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel, 251 South Olive Street in Los Angeles. As...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    This spring, the American Conference Institute will hold an ERISA Litigation conference on Thursday and Friday, April 14 and 15.The faculty will explain expert defense strategies for leading outside counsel and in-house counsel on litigating today's key issues involving fiduciaries, plan fees and benefit claims. The conference will run from 8:00 a.m....
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    On Thursday, May 19, the Los Angeles County Bar Association will offer a panel discussion with experienced technology law practitioners, both external and in-house, and regulators to cut through the hype over social media risks. Social Media and the Law: More Guidance, Less Hype, will run from noon to 2:00 p.m. at the bar association, 1055 West 7th Street...
  • Sunday, April 3, 2011
    The San Francisco ACC chapter is sponsoring a night at the ballpark and sports law CLE event on Wednesday, April 13, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. It will be held at the AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza in San Francisco. The San Francisco Giants will take on the LA Dodgers at this fun-filled event in one of AT&T ballpark's new and luxurious suites, The...
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