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10
FEB
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Income Tax Update

Speaker: Larry Krupp, Partner, Kessler Orlean Silver. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Brown Bag Lunch.



11
FEB
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Young Lawyer and Law Student Winter Social

All welcome. 1st drink (house wine or beer) free for Young Lawyers and Students.



17
FEB
2016
Appellate Lawyers Association
How Judges Judge: Text, Context, and Pretext

A conversation featuring Seventh Circuit Judges Diane Sykes and David Hamilton. Originalism? Textualism? Pragmatism? Join us for a lively discussion of judicial philosophy. Judges Sykes and Hamilton will provide an in-depth look at the differing ways that judges approach statutory and constitutiona ...[continued]



18
FEB
2016
Advocates Society
Advocates Society 85th Annual Installation and Awards Dinner

Matthew Sidor, a solor practitioner from Chicago who focuses on business and civil litigation, will be accepting the president’s gavel from outgoing President Michael Zink. The 2016 Award of Merit will be presented during the evening to the Hon. Daniel Kotowski, Illinois state senator from the 28th ...[continued]



18
FEB
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Solid Strategy and Tactical Timing for Client Development

Easy Strategies to Up Your Client Development Game. Technology can help tame the time commitment of client development. But technology alone can’t generate clients – that is a human endeavor. A combination of strategies, goals and priorities in tandem with some simple technologies, can help you carv ...[continued]



19
FEB
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Texas Hold'em Goes to Mardi Gras

The Young Lawyers Section invites you to head to the French Quarter for an evening of Texas Hold''em and fun for all. Non-players can watch the table action while enjoying N''awlins inspired food, drink and entertainment. All proceeds benefit The Chicago Bar Foundation. 6:30 p.m. player check-in, p ...[continued]



23
FEB
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Judicial Reception

Decalogue's famous hot dog and hamburger buffet honoring Federal and State judges. Sponsors: $250-$1000. See website for more information. Buy your sponsorship by 1/11/16 to be listed on the invitation.



26
FEB
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Wine Tasting at the CBA

Join your colleagues at the CBA on February 26 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for an evening of wine tasting and small bites, music and mingling. $50 per person. For tickets, email Tamra Drees at tdrees@chicagobar.org or call 312-554-2057.



27
FEB
2016
Catholic Lawyers Guild of Chicago
Catholic Lawyers Guild 2016 Lenten Day of Reflection

This year’s Day of Reflection entitled “Jesus the Human Face of God’s Mercy" will be led by Rev. Donald Senior, C.P., President Emeritus, Chancellor, and Professor of New Testament Studies at CTU. Fr. Senior served by appointment of Pope John Paul and Pope Benedict as a member of the Pontifical Bibl ...[continued]



28
FEB
2016
Commercial Law League of America
CLLA Capitol Hill Day 2016

Join the Commercial Law League of America in D.C. for our 3rd Annual Legislative Summit! Take advantage of this opportunity to promote the CLLA in DC, and to work on behalf of the issues that affect the commercial law arena. This year the League is working on 3 issues: Venue Reform Preference Refo ...[continued]



2
MAR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Bankruptcy

Speaker: Cindy Johnson, Managing Member, Johnson Legal Group. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Brown Bag Lunch.



9
MAR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Class Actions

Speaker: Clint Krislov, Principal, Krislov Law. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Brown Bag Lunch.



10
MAR
2016
Appellate Lawyers Association
Roundtable Luncheon Featuring the Justices of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District

This luncheon provides an opportunity to converse with the Justices of the First District in an informal setting. Numbers permitting, the ALA will seat at least one Justice at each luncheon table. Attendees may ask questions and discuss appellate practice with the Justices and thus gain the perspect ...[continued]



17
MAR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Domestic Violence in the Jewish Community

Co-sponsored with SHALVA. Open to the public and CLE provided for all attorneys. Professional Responsibility credits pending.



18
MAR
2016
Appellate Lawyers Association
Advanced Appellate Practice Seminar

The Appellate Lawyers Association is presenting an Advanced Appellate Practice Seminar in the Seminars Room at the Chicago Bar Association. Topics include Discretionary Appeals, Appeal Bonds, Motion Practice in the Appellate Courts, Post-Judgment Practice in Anticipation of Appeal, Petitions for Lea ...[continued]



28
MAR
2016
Chicago Bar Association
CLE in Switzerland

Experience the beauty of Lausanne, Switzerland while earning 9 hours of continuing legal education and making countless connections with fellow attendees! The Chicago Bar Association is headed to Lausanne, Switzerland from March 28-31, 2016 with add-on travel to London and Paris.



30
MAR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Dealing With Difficult Clients II

Speaker: Charles Silverman. Professional Responsibility credit pending. Brown Bag Lunch.



6
APR
2016
Commercial Law League of America
CLLA 122nd National Convention & the 85th Chicago Spring Meeting

The Commercial Law League of America is heading back to Chicago for the 2016 National Convention. This year’s event promises to deliver the same high quality education, networking, and fun you’ve come to expect. Meet attorneys, credit managers, law list publishers, collection agency members, and ...[continued]



7
APR
2016
Commercial Law League of America
CLLA One-Day Bankruptcy Program

For Non-CLLA Members in the Chicago Area, the CLLA Bankruptcy Section presents a One-Day Education Program. Program includes all day CLE education and a post-session cocktail hour ''meet & greet'' with the CLLA Bankruptcy Section leadership. Education Sessions: 1) Hidden Assets in Consumer and Bus ...[continued]



7
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue and AABAR Honor Women in the Legal Profession

SAVE THE DATE!



13
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Ethics Update

Speaker: Wendy Muchman, ARDC Director of Litigation. Professional responsibility credits pending. Brown Bag Lunch.



19
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Model Seder - New Date!

Learn about the meaning of the Passover Seder and share in the ritual foods of the holiday.



22
APR
2016
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.



23
APR
2016
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.



24
APR
2016
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.



28
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shevi'i Shel Pesach

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



29
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 7th Day

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



30
APR
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 8th Day

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



4
MAY
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: The Art and Science of Remediating Burnout in Lawyering: Cultivating Emotional Balance in the Legal Profession

Speaker: Alice Virgil, Lawyers Assistance Program. Professional Responsibility credit pending. Brown Bag Lunch.



11
MAY
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Criminal Law and the Constitution

Speaker: Donna Makowski. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Brown Bag Lunch.



25
MAY
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Intersection of Religious and Secular Law II

Speaker: Jonathan Lubin. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Brown Bag Lunch.



11
JUN
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shavuot

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



12
JUN
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 1st Day

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



13
JUN
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 2nd Day

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



29
JUN
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Annual Dinner & Installation

Save the Date



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]




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