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Tuesday, May 28, 2013
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Memorial Day Reception—Thursday, May 30
Join the CBA Military and Veterans Affairs Section for a CLE presentation and reception in honor of Memorial Day. From 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., John Vaught will present his CLE lecture, “What Was the Cause of the Vietnam War.” A reception will follow from 5:30 to 7:30. Attend either or both events. Hosted by Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell. Click here to learn more. RSVP to rsvp@wtotrial.com. Interested in joining the CBA Military and Veterans Affairs Section? Contact Carolyn Gravit.
Seniors Spring Banquet—Tuesday, June 4
The Denver Bar Association Seniors Committee invites you to its best event of the year, celebrating with those who have reached their 50-year milestone in the legal profession. This year’s honorees are Douglass B. Auer, M.D. Biesterfeld, Thomas P. Brightwell, Thomas R. Bromberg, Richard O. Campbell, James W. Creamer, Nathan Davidovich, William E. Dawn, the Hon. Thomas J. DeMarino, Eugene E. Drake, Sheldon F. Goldberg, John J. Hanlon, Richard L. Harring, Peter J. Wall, Robert J. Wittenbrink, and Albert E. Zarlengo. The banquet will begin at 5:15 p.m. at the University Club. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Golf
Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament—Monday, June 10
The fun starts at noon on Monday, June 10, at Valley Country Club in Centennial at the annual Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament. DBA members pay $135 for lunch, greens fees, range balls, cart, and snacks. There will be a silent auction after the tournament, with all proceeds benefitting Metro Volunteer Lawyers. For a registration form, click here. Questions? Contact Alexa Drago at adrago@cobar.org.
Membership Appreciation Week

CLE programs are limited to members only. DBA Members may attend for free, with a suggested donation of $15 to Metro Volunteer Lawyers, and CBA members who are not DBA members may attend for $15. Lunch will be provided at noon-hour events.

Retaining Client Files: Limiting Exposure to Paper Cuts—Monday, June 3
No rule of professional conduct expressly requires a lawyer to maintain a client file, but it is difficult to envision the practice of law without them. From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., join Chip Mortimer as he discusses the life cycle of a client file, and Reba Nance, who will present tips on scrubbing your PC. Attend this program in preparation for our Annual Document Shredding and Electronics Recycling event on Friday, June 7. Two ethics credits are available. Click here for more information. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Stemming the Digital Tide—Tuesday, June 4
Reba Nance will demonstrate ways to manage the deluge of emails and other information we receive daily. Through effective time and email management, you’ll learn tips and tricks to keep on top of things and help ensure nothing falls through the cracks. The program is from noon to 1 p.m. One general credit available. Click here for more information. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Apps to Help Your Practice—Wednesday, June 5
Presented by Miles Buckingham, Kennedy Childs PC; Jerry Marroney, State Court Administrator; and Dan McCune, Kennedy Childs PC. Join us from noon to 1 p.m. for a hands-on demonstration of the panelists’ favorite apps that assist them in their practice. Regardless of your practice area, you’ll find something you can take back and use right away! One general credit available. Click here for more information. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
The Paper(less) Office—Thursday, June 6
Presented by Karen Kishbaugh, Kishbaugh Law Firm LLC, and Brenda Speer, BL Speer & Associates. Most of us would like to go paperless, if only we knew how! Join us from noon to 1 p.m. for a practical program where two solo practitioners explain how they went paperless. Even if you don’t think you can go paperless, we guarantee you will walk away with ideas to go with “less” paper. One general credit available. Click here for more information. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Casemaker Training—Friday, June 7
Join Reba Nance from noon to 1 p.m. for training on Casemaker, the legal research tool exclusively for CBA members. One general credit available. Click here for more information. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Continuing Legal Education
11th Annual Rocky Mountain IP & Technology Institute—May 30–31
This Thursday and Friday: There is still time to register!

Join us to hear recent trends and hot topics in the IP industry from senior federal judges, in-house counsel from innovative Silicon Valley companies, and practice leaders nationwide. The institute kicks off with a judicial panel, followed by a panel discussion on “Mobile Apps and Related Issues” with speakers from Twitter, Netflix, and Square. See the complete agenda and list of faculty. Co-sponsored by the CBA Intellectual Property Law Section and the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law

Legal Drafting with Microsoft Word and Advanced Techniques—Friday, June 28
Two Classes to Choose From, or Take Both!

If you’re tired of wrestling with Word’s formatting every time you have to draft something more complex than a letter, this course is meant for you. Word courses designed for the general public typically don’t address the issues legal professionals face when drafting legal instruments. This course is designed by legal professionals, for legal professionals. Learn more about each class and the topics addressed.

Optimize Your Membership
Corepower
Discounted Corepower Yoga Membership
Studies show that yoga helps calm the heart and focus the mind. DBA members receive a corporate discount at Corepower Yoga, a great place to get rejuvenated during your busy day. Click here for pricing information. Contact Alexa Drago to sign up for the discounted rates.

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