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May 27, 2008

May 27, 2008 DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association

IN THIS ISSUE:  

- Go a few rounds with the judges 

- Sign up for golf tournament by June 5 

- Tuesdays at the Bar schedule for June: 

* Updates: Civil procedure  

* E-Filing in Court of Appeals (two dates)

* Arbitration Appeals with Merits: a Discussion

- Coffee talk: Employment law

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*** Go a few rounds with the judges
Discuss the practice of law in Denver with several judges on various courts, in a casual, roundtable, brown-bag lunch. The Bench-Bar Committee is sponsoring "A Round with the Judges" on Wednesday, June 11, noon - 1:45 p.m., at the Denver City & County Building Law Library, 1435 Bannock St. The program has been submitted for two general CLE credits. Cost: $15 for DBA members and $20 for nonmembers. Please RSVP by noon on June 9 to (303) 860-1115, ext. 727, or e-mail lunches@cobar.org. Space is limited to 30 people.

*** Fore! Sign up for golf tournament by June 5
Escape 20 minutes north of Denver to the annual Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament on June 9 at Vista Ridge Golf Course. Tickets are $100 per player. Price includes lunch, greens fees, GPS and cart. Registration, lunch and range balls start at 11:30 a.m., followed by a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. For more information, see www.denbar.org or to RSVP by June 5 contact Dana Collier Smith at dcolliersmith@cobar.org.

Tuesdays at the Bar for June
Get lunch, CLE and a great program!

Send the form below to make reservations for Tuesday programs, along with a check for $15 ($25 for non-members), payable to the Denver Bar Association, to: Tuesdays at the Bar, DBA, 1900 Grant St., Ste. 900, Denver, CO 80203. Or RSVP by calling (303) 860-1115, ext. 727, or by e-mailing lunches@cobar.org. Indicate the program you will be attending. All programs are at the DBA on the third floor at noon. Cost includes lunch and typically one CLE credit. (Coffee Talk is a morning program on the ninth floor, and includes a continental breakfast for $5.)

*** Tuesday, June 3 – Civil Procedure Update
Troy Rackham will present all of the changes in Civil Procedure from 2007. There are several changes that you WANT to be aware of. Troy authored the chapter on Civil Procedure for the CBA-CLE's "2007 Annual Survey of Colorado Law." For more information or to order click here. One General Credit

*** Tuesday, June 10 – E-Filing with the Colorado Court of Appeals
The Colorado Court of Appeals will begin accepting civil, domestic and probate cases through the e-file system on July 1. Come and learn what you need to know to e-file your next appeal. This program will be presented twice, June 10 and June 17, in an attempt to give everyone a chance to learn about the appellate e-file system. In addition to addressing the mechanics of the system, representatives from the Court of Appeals will answer specific, court-procedure questions. One General Credit

*** Tuesday, June 17 – E-Filing with the Colorado Court of Appeals
The Colorado Court of Appeals will begin accepting civil, domestic and probate cases through the e-file system on July 1. Come and learn what you need to know to e-file your next appeal. This program will be presented twice, June 10 and June 17, in an attempt to give everyone a chance to learn about the appellate e-file system. In addition to addressing the mechanics of the system, representatives from the Court of Appeals will answer specific, court-procedure questions. One General Credit

*** Tuesday, June 24 – Arbitration Appeals on the Merits: A Discussion
A panel sponsored by the CBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Section will discuss the idea of a pilot project on Arbitration appeals on the merits of a case, as well as other ideas surrounding arbitration decisions. This project is still in the formulation phase, and the ADR section and the DBA would welcome you to join us for what is sure to be a lively discussion. One General Credit

Wednesday, June 25 – Coffee Talk – Employment Law Basics
Join Lana Rupprecht, a member of the DBA YLD Board, as she discusses Employment Law Basics that everyone should know. One General Credit

 

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Please circle the programs that you would like to attend.

June 3, Noon-1 p.m., $15 ($25 for non-members)
Civil Procedure Update 2007

June 10, Noon-1 p.m., $15 ($25 for non-members)
E-Filing with the Colorado Court of Appeals

June 17, Noon-1 p.m., $15 ($25 for non-members)
E-Filing with the Colorado Court of Appeals

June 24, Noon-1 p.m., $15 ($25 for non-members)
Arbitration Appeals on Merits: A Discussion

Wednesday, June 25, 8–9 a.m., $5 ($15 for non-members)
DBA YLD Coffee Talk — Employment Law Basics 

 

 

 

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