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22
MAY
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Growing Your Practice Using Technology and Old School Methods

Topics and speakers: MAKING IT RAIN? LESSONS I'VE LEARNED Trisha Rich, Holland & Knight, Chicago, Illinois HOW TO GROW YOUR PRACTICE Steven Gursten, Michigan Auto Law, Farmington Hills, Michigan ETHICALLY USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO GROW YOUR PRACTICE Allison L. Wood, Legal Ethics Consulting, Chic ...[continued]



22
MAY
2018
Chicago Bar Association
How To... Not Pull a Manafort (PDF Security)

Recent headlines read "Manafort and Gates's struggle to turn a PDF into a Word doc created a paper trail." Lawyers should understand the benefits and risks of technology, and that includes even basic skills like converting a Word document to PDF and a PDF to Word. But, wait, there is more! Do you kn ...[continued]



23
MAY
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Alliance for Women Annual Luncheon

The AFW will honor two outstanding women attorneys at its Annual Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 11:30 a.m., at The Standard Club. Neha Lall of LAF will be the recipient of the Founder''s Award. Emily N. Masalski of Rooney Rippie & Ratnaswamy LLP will be the recipient of the Alta May Hul ...[continued]



23
MAY
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Jewish Multi-Culturalism

Speakers: Stacey Flint, Mel Ferrand, Amy Zaretsky. Class is open to the public but credit is available only for members of Decalogue. Professional responsibility credits pending.



30
MAY
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Animal Welfare in the Era of President Trump

This seminar will provide current, up to date information on the effect that the current presidential policies are having on animal welfare, both domestic and wild, and the methods that are being taken to address such policies. Topics and speakers: A DISCUSSION OF CURRENT LITIGATION DESIGNED TO ...[continued]



31
MAY
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Criminal Law: Practical Information They Can't Teach You in Law School

Topics will include: - How to handle any case - mentor/support - Elements to evaluate before taking a criminal case - How to evaluate a case and what to charge - Time expenditure estimates - what to consider - Outcomes and client expectations - Shortcuts, insights and practice secrets & resou ...[continued]



1
JUN
2018
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Golf Outing - Arlington Lakes Golf Club

Grab your colleagues, clients and friends for 18 holes of golf, lunch, contests and prize raffle! Not an experienced golfer? No problem. Golfers at all levels are encouraged to come out and play. Check in and lunch begins at 11:30 a.m., golf at 1:00 p.m. Registration Fee: $160 per player (includes l ...[continued]



1
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Practice Basics: Handling Claims of Sexual Harassment

Get practical tips for litigating, investigating, and counseling on complaints of sexual and other workplace harassment. These employment and labor practitioners will explore the legal and cultural landscape of the #MeToo movement and provide a basic overview of emerging trends, considerations, and ...[continued]



5
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Breaking Down Blockchain: The Possibilities and Pitfalls

Everyone is talking about crypto-currencies and Bitcoin these days as well as the blockchain technology on which it is built. Together, we will explore how blockchain can be used in not only FinTech, but also law, entertainment, and health. We will explore the legal and regulatory issues surrounding ...[continued]



6
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
CBA Young Lawyers Section Annual Meeting/Luncheon

Members are invited to attend the YLS Annual Meeting on June 6, 2018, 11:30 a.m., at The University Club of Chicago, 76 E. Monroe, Chicago, IL. 2017-2018 Chair Jonathan Amarilio of Taft Law will preside over the meeting and celebrate the Section's many accomplishments and outstanding committees, sem ...[continued]



7
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois FOIA and OMA Updated

As the Freedom of Information Act and Open Meetings Act continue to evolve, this program serves to provide attorneys in both the public and private sector with relevant and important information regarding both Acts. With many exceptions available under FOIA, presenters will discuss issues related to ...[continued]



7
JUN
2018
Appellate Lawyers Association
Third District Roundtable

TBA



12
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
The Collaborative Process in Domestic Relations

This interactive seminar will begin with a presentation on the collaborative process, the professionals used in a collaborative case, and how the process differs from litigation, with time reserved for questions and answers. Attendees will then hear from a panel of the professionals used in a coll ...[continued]



14
JUN
2018
Asian American Bar Association
AABA In-House Counsel & Partners Dinner

Save the Date! Join AABA and AABA Foundation at their annual In-House Counsel and Partners Dinner at Beatrix Fulton Market, 834 W. Fulton Market, Chicago, IL 60607. Registration Opens Soon



14
JUN
2018
Northwest Suburban Bar Association
Installation Dinner

Installation of the next NWSBA President, Michael Rothmann, as well as 2018/19 Officers, Board of Governors and NWSBA Foundation members. The 2018 Installation Dinner will take place on Thursday, June 14th at Maggiano's in Schaumburg. Cocktails - 5:30 PM featuring Nino Folino singing Sinatra and m ...[continued]



21
JUN
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association Annual Meeting

The CBA will host its 145th Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago. Outgoing President Hon. Thomas R. Mulroy will preside over the Meeting. Incoming President Steven M. Elrod will also make remarks. 11:30 a.m. reception, followed by 12:00 p.m. l ...[continued]



22
JUN
2018
Appellate Lawyers Association
Installation of Judge Clare Quish as 51st ALA President

TBA



27
JUN
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
84th Annual Installation and Awards Dinner

Keynote Speaker: Attorney General Lisa Madigan



12
JUL
2018
Chicago Bar Association
CBA & CBF Pro Bono & Public Service Awards Luncheon

Seven exceptionally dedicated attorneys will be celebrated for their outstanding work at The Chicago Bar Association and The Chicago Bar Foundation 20th Annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Luncheon on July 12. The awards honor several of the profession's unsung heroes from a broad cross-secti ...[continued]



22
AUG
2018
Northwest Suburban Bar Association
NWSBA Annual Golf Outing

Join us for our annual golf outing on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at the Schaumburg Golf Club. 9:30 AM - Registration; 10:30 AM- Shotgun Start; 2:00 PM - Bags Tournament; 3:30 PM - Wine Event; 5:30 PM - Dinner & Awards



9
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Rosh Hashanah

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



10
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 1st Day

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



11
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day

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



18
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Yom Kippur

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.



19
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Yom Kippur

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.



23
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Sukkot

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



24
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 1st Day

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



25
SEP
2018
Chicago Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association 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 Tuesday, September 25, 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, locke ...[continued]



25
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 2nd Day

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



28
SEP
2018
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice 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]



30
SEP
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shmini Atzeret

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



1
OCT
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shmini Atzeret

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



2
OCT
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Simchat Torah

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



2
DEC
2018
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Chanukah

8 day Jewish festival begins at sundown. There are no prohibitions on this holiday.



19
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Pesach

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.



20
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 1st Day

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.



21
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 2nd Day

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.



25
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shevi'i Shel Pesach

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



26
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 7th Day

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



27
APR
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 8th Day

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



8
JUN
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shavuot

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



9
JUN
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 1st Day

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



10
JUN
2019
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 2nd Day

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




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