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29
AUG
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Iran – Update on Sanctions After the Nuclear Deal

Speaker: Inna Tsimerman, International Trade Counsel of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. 1.5 hours General MCLE credit. This event is free and open to the public.



8
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Young Lawyers Section Meet the Committees Night

Come out and meet the Young Lawyers Section’s practice and specialty committees - everything from Bankruptcy to Estate Planning to Women in the Law - on Thursday, September 8, 2016, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the CBA. Meet and mingle with YLS leaders, enjoy complimentary appetizers and cocktails, and s ...[continued]



10
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Young Lawyers Section First Annual Pie Competition

Join the Young Lawyers Section on September 10 as Chicago lawyers, law students and friends square off in the CBA’s first annual pie competition benefiting the Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center! All CBA members, law students, friends and family members (especially children) are welcome to attend a ...[continued]



13
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Law Firm Leaders Educational Breakfast

The Chicago Bar Association is proud to co-sponsor the Great Chicago Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrator’s "Annual Law Firm Leaders Educational Breakfast" on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 8:00 a.m., at the Chicago Athletic Association, 12 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago. At the event Matth ...[continued]



14
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
17th Annual Justice John Paul Stevens Award Luncheon

Justice John Paul Stevens (ret.) will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Justice John Paul Stevens Award Luncheon on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at The Standard Club. 2016 honorees will be announced soon. 11:30 Reception, Noon Luncheon. $75 per person, $750 tables of 10. For reservations, cont ...[continued]



15
SEP
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Merit Award Dinner

Honoring Israel Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran. Emcee: Judge (ret.) William Haddad.



16
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
7th Circuit Social Security and Disability Law Conference

The Social Security Law Committee’s new 2-day event on September 16 and 17 will offer practical advice for lawyers in a traditional in-person format as well as a live Webcast. Topics will cover the anatomy of a hearing, how pain is disabling, how to make your best case at the Appeals Council, fee is ...[continued]



16
SEP
2016
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Skills Training

Collaborative Practice (the newer approach to family law) differs from litigation, pre-trial settlement, and even divorce mediation. It involves a Collaborative team approach in which three types of professionals join forces—without reliance on threats, demands, or the court—to support a couple thro ...[continued]



16
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Chamber Music Delights at the Cliff Dwellers Club

The CBA’s Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will perform chamber music on Friday, September 16, 2016, at the exclusive Cliff Dwellers Club, located on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. The $40 ticket includes hearty hors d'oeuvres during the pre-concert reception at 6:00 p.m. Music begins at 7:00 p.m. The doo ...[continued]



21
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
CBA Golf Outing

Get out from behind your desk for some end of Summer fun and networking! The CBA will host its annual Golf Outing on Wednesday, September 21, at Harborside International Golf Course. Lunch is available at 12:00 p.m., followed by a shot-gun start at 1:00 p.m. The fee includes 18 holes, golf cart, loc ...[continued]



21
SEP
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Young Lawyers' CLE: Black Lives Matter & The Jewish Community

This class will explore the Black Lives Matter Movement and its history, structure, and platform. We will delve into its platform and explore the likelihood of legislative, judicial, or executive legal changes associated with their demands. We will also discuss the implications of the movement’s c ...[continued]



22
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association All Member Open House / Welcome Reception

Join us for a complimentary open house and welcome reception for CBA President Daniel M. Kotin and Young Lawyers Section Chair Kathryn C. Liss on Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the CBA Building. RSVP to events@chicagobar.org or 312-554-2057.



28
SEP
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE - The Good Wife: Another Ham Sandwich

We will watch the video as Prof. Cliff Scott-Rudnick leads a discussion of ethical issues arising in the story. 2 hours Professional Responsibility credits pending for members of Decalogue and John Marshall faculty. Sponsored by Attorneys'Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



28
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Bar Exam Bootcamp

All law students and bar applicants are welcome to join the Young Lawyers Section of the Chicago Bar Association for Illinois Bar Exam Boot Camp! Law students will have an opportunity to mingle and discuss bar exam study tips with young lawyer CBA members over a complimentary pizza dinner. Then, ex ...[continued]



2
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Rosh Hashanah

Jewish High Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Begins the 10 days of repentance.



3
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 1st Day

Jewish High Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Begins the 10 days of repentance.



4
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day

Jewish High Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



11
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Yom Kippur

Jewish High Holy Day begins at sunset. The holiest day of the Jewish calendar. Fast day and continuous prayer throughout the day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



12
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Yom Kippur

Jewish High Holy Day ends at sunset. The holiest day of the Jewish calendar. Fast day and continuous prayer throughout the day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



16
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Sukkot

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



17
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 1st Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



18
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 2nd Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



23
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shmini Atzeret

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



24
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shmini Atzeret

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



25
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Simchat Torah

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



26
OCT
2016
Commercial Law League of America
CLLA Events @ NCBJ 2016

CLLA will again be hosting events at NCBJ in 2016. The CLLA programming has two parts, the Annual Luncheon & Educational Program featuring the presentation of the Lawrence P. King Award for Excellence in Bankruptcy and the CLLA’s Honorable Frank W. Koger Memorial Education Program:Current Developme ...[continued]



2
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Navigating the Workers Compensation Commission

Speaker: Arbitrator Milton Black 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



9
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: The 2nd Amendment and Gun Rights in Illinois

Speaker: Lester Finkle 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys'Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



16
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Maximizing Social Security Retirement Benefits For You and For Your Clients: Inside the Black Box!

Speaker: Avram Saks 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



30
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Topics in Real Estate Law

Speaker: TBA 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



1
DEC
2016
Chicago Bar Association
The Bar Show

The CBA’s 93rd Annual Bar Show will be held at DePaul’s Merle Reskin Theatre. Tickets on sale at www.chicagobar.org/barshow soon.



7
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Elder Law and Ethics

Speaker: Michael Erde 1 hour Professional Responsibility credit pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



14
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Police/Civilian Interaction

Speaker: Jonathan Lubin 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



20
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Chanukah Party

Save the Date!



25
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Chanukah

Jewish Festival. There are no prohibitions during this 8 day holiday.



11
JAN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Current Trends in ADR

Speakers: Elizabeth Lyons and Cecilia Horan 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



18
JAN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: MLK Day Video CLE

Video and speakers TBA 2 hours Professional Responsibility credits pending. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



1
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: To H-1B Or Not To H-1B and Other Immigration Questions

Speaker: Nancy Vizer. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys'' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



8
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: 2017 Income Tax Update

Speaker: Lawrence Krupp, Director, Kessler Orlean Silver. 1.5 hours General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



15
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Entrapment – Are You Predisposed?

Speaker: Hon. James A. Shapiro (ret’d). 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



7
MAR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Judicial Reception

Save the Date!



15
MAR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Family Law IMD

Speaker: Judge Grace Dickler. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



3
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Model Seder

Save the Date!



10
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Pesach

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



11
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 1st Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



12
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 2nd Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



16
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shevi Shel Pesach

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



17
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 7th Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



18
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 8th Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



26
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: 2017 Ethics Update

Speaker: Wendy Muchman, ARDC Director of Litigation. 2 hours Professional Responsibility credits pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys'' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



27
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue/AABAR Joint Event

Save the Date!



10
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Burnout in Lawyering II

Speaker: Alice Virgil, M.A., L.C.S.W. 1 hour Professional Responsibility credits pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



24
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Service & Process

Speaker: Joel Chupack. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



30
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shavuot

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



31
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 1st Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



1
JUN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 2nd Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



28
JUN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Annual Meeting & Installation

Save the Date!




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