Announcements

  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    WESFACCA has scheduled a CLE seminar titled Fearless Firing: Terminating Employees While Limiting Wrongful Discharge Claims. The program will take place on Wednesday, September 28 from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Red Barn Restaurant, Westport, CT. The program will cover a variety of topics including: Investigating Employee Misconduct; Employment at Will:...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The Greater New York Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (NY ACCA) and the firm of Stroz Friedberg, LLC next month are planning a CLE seminar titled Computer Forensics: Technology, Law and Strategy. The program is scheduled for Tuesday, October 11 from 8:45 to 10:15 a.m. at the offices of O'Melveny & Myers, Times Square Tower, 7...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The International Centre for Dispute Resolution this month will present a three-day International Mediation Skills Training Program. The event will take place from Friday-Sunday, September 23- 25 at the Corinthia Towers Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic in conjunction with the International Bar Association meeting. Speakers for the conference are still...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    Thomson West and the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Litigation last month hosted a reception to honor the 190 authors of the upcoming second edition of the critically acclaimed treatise Business and Commercial Litigation in the Federal Courts. The reception took place on August 6 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago during the ABA Annual...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    On January 1, the U.S. District Court in the Western District of Pennsylvania became the fourth federal district in the country to adopt specialized rules for patent cases. To give attorneys a better understanding of these rules, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) this month is planning a CLE seminar titled Local Patent Rules for the Western District of...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The Delaware Valley Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America (DELVACCA) this month will present its Fourth Annual General Counsel Forum. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 14 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Union League, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia. This annual conference is intended to serve as a forum for...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The 27th Annual Advanced Real Estate Course will be presented this month in a video replay by the State Bar Association of Texas. The three-day program will take place from Thursday-Saturday, September 7-9 at the Hilton Houston Westchase Hotel, 9999 Westheimer, Houston, TX. Sessions will run from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. on day one, from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m....
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    In-house attorneys and law firms across the country have been hearing about NAMWOLF without being fully aware of what the acronym means. The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) is a national trade association with a membership of certified minority-owned and women-owned law firms. In the past few decades, Corporate America...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The American Arbitration Association (AAA) this month is planning another presentation of a CLE seminar titled Enhancing the Strategic Value of the Legal Organization: Leading Practices That Get Results - What Works, Why and the Bottom-Line Benefits as part of its Dispute-WisesmBusiness Management series. The program is scheduled for Tuesday &...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The firm of Holland & Knight LLP this month is planning a seminar and networking event titled Protect Your Top Officers, Assets and Advisors: A Discussion of New Issues. The session will take on Tuesday, September 20 at the Holland & Knight Chicago office, 131 South Dearborn Street. The program will cover topics such as Deepening Insolvency,...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The mergers of telecommunications giants will signal many changes to telecom service for businesses. To help attorneys deal with this change, the firm of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP this month has scheduled a CLE seminar titled Merger Mania and Your Telecom Service Contract. The program will take place on Thursday, September 8 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The San Diego Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America this month has scheduled another in its series of brown bag programs titled Whistleblower Statutes, Including Issues Related to Such Statutes Under California and Federal Law. The program will take place on Wednesday, September 14 from noon to 1 pm at Invitrogen, 1600 Faraday Avenue,...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    Michael B. Hyman, a principal with Much Shelist, recently took over as president of the Chicago Bar Association (CBA). "He is selfless, smart, organized and will be a great leader for this organization," said his predecessor Joy V. Cunningham. "I often refer to Mike as the 'ideas man' because he comes up with great ideas with amazing regularity."...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The Northwestern University School of Law this month has scheduled its 44th Annual Corporate Counsel Institute. The two-day event will take place on Thursday and Friday, September 29 and 30 at the Northwestern Law School, Thorne Auditorium, 375 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago. Sessions will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on the first day and 8:30 a.m. to 2...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    For 43 years, the Corporate Counsel Institute at Northwestern University School of Law has provided thousands of general counsel with a forum for addressing current challenges and discussing recent developments in the law. This fall the tradition continues with the Chicago program being held September 29 and 30 and the San Francisco program being held...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    In the constantly-evolving area of employment law, practitioners regularly face a number of ethical questions. Some of these questions are universal; others are more particular to this practice area. To help attorneys deal with these questions, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York (ABCNY) this month is planning a video replay of a CLE seminar...
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    The Boston Bar Association recently announced the election of five officers and seven new Council members. The following lawyers have been elected to serve a one-year term as officers, beginning September 1: President Edward P. Leibensperger, McDermott Will & Emery LLP; President-Elect R.J. Cinquegrana, Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP; Vice President...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The New York County Lawyers' Association this month is planning a series of Internet-related CLE seminars focusing on topics of interest to attorneys. The schedule includes: Tuesday, August 9, New York Materials on Westlaw, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, New York City, with Christin Franckle, Westlaw, as speaker;Friday,...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Fundamentals of Effective Discovery is the title of a CLE seminar planned for this month by the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA). The program is scheduled for Tuesday, August 16 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the MBA Conference Center, 20 West Street, Boston. Speakers for the seminar are still to be announced. For information on registration fees, see the...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The Legal Marketing Association (LMA), headquartered in Glenview, IL, and the Australasian Professional Services Marketing Association (APSMA), based in Chatswood, Australia, recently announced that they have joined to create an affiliate relationship for the benefit of their members. LMA is the voice of marketing professionals and attorneys at law firms...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (ABCNY) on Monday, August 22 will present a video replay of a CLE seminar titled Basic Arbitrator Training: What You Need to Know to Become an Arbitrator. This is a basic arbitrator skills program that introduces lawyers to the duties and responsibilities of domestic arbitrators. The program tracks the...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The New York County Lawyers' Association (NYCLA) recently submitted two amicusbriefs challenging the constitutionality of restrictions Congress imposed on federally funded legal services programs that provide services to low-income people. Joining NYCLA in one of the briefs, which was filed by Holland & Knight LLP, are more than a dozen other bar...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The New York State Bar Association's (NYSBA) Corporate Counsel Section is readying its first Corporate Counsel Institute. The event is scheduled for Thursday and Friday, September 22 and 23 at the Princeton Club of New York, 15 West 43rd Street, New York City. Sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. on Friday....
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    With more than 100 members of the bench and bar applauding, the Honorable Joan N. Feeney, Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Massachusetts, recently received the Boston Bar Association's Haskell Cohn Distinguished Judicial Service Award. Describing Judge Feeney as "a legal scholar with extraordinary analytical ability and mastery of detail...

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