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June 26

June 26, 2013
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In This Issue:
  • Website and Blog
  • ADA on the Job
  • Attorney's Night Out

DBA YLD Facebook

  • Barristers After Hours
  • Volunteer Opportunities

DBA Young Lawyers Division Website and Blog—dbayounglawyers.org
Are you intersted in writing for the DBA YLD blog? We are looking for writers to submit articles for the blog portion of the new website. Please contact Joel Jacobson.

DBA YLD Upcoming Events and Programs

ADA on the Job—Thursday, June 27
What is the ADA? Who is covered as a person with a disability? What is a reasonable accommodation? What are a person's rights if they believe their employer has violated the ADA? Come to the introductory CLE and you can find out the answers to all of these questions and more. Coffee Talk programs are held every fourth Thursday at 7:30 a.m. at the DBA offices. RSVP online or email lunches@cobar.org.

8th Annual Attorney’s Night Out—Thursday, June 27
Join the DBA YLD as they celebrate The Legal Center for People with Disabilities and Older People's protection of the rights of people with disabilities and older people in Colorado since 1976. Event includes a silent auction. To be held at the Blake Street Tavern from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $25 and available by contacting Joshua Anderson at janderson@thelegalcenter.org or 303-722-0300, ext. 507.

Barristers After Hours
The DBA YLD Barristers After Hours will return in September. Look for dates and locations in future newsletters.

Volunteer Opportunities

DBA YLD Members—Get Involved with Legal Nights
Denver Legal Night is an open house where volunteer attorneys provide free legal and referral information to people who cannot afford legal services. Areas of law addressed commonly include Immigration, Family, Criminal, Housing, Consumer and bankruptcy, and Employment.

Sign up for the upcoming clinic:

  • July 16 (Mi Casa)
  • August 7 (El Centro de San Juan Diego)
  • August 20 (Mi Casa)
Denver Legal Night is co-sponsored by the Colorado Lawyers Committee, Denver Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, and the Denver Access to Justice Committee.

 

Denver Senior Law Day—Saturday, July 27
At the Denver Mart (formerly Denver Merchandise Mart)

Senior Law Day is a community event supported by the CBA, CBA-CLE, the CBA Trust and Estate and Elder Law Sections, and several other law firms and organizations. The event in Denver will attract more than 1,000 seniors, adult children, and caregivers. Volunteers are needed for registration, directing guests, and other tasks. Please contact Casey Williams at casey@tolisonwilliamslaw.com or 303-500-7706 if you would like to volunteer.

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