Category: CLE

Reminder: June 11 Brown Bag – Conflict Resolution How to get along with anyone

Brown Bag CLE Series

What: Conflict Resolution How to get along with anyone… including opposing counsel
by Michael Duane Brown

When: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 from noon until 1:00 pm.

Where: Judge James’s Courtroom
Bring your own brown bag lunch.

MCBA members earn a free CLE credit.*
Non-members an additional $10.00 at the door, cash or check made payable to MCBA.

RSVP to michelle@thesalemlawyer.com

Save the date for the next Brown Bag CLE:
July 9, 2013 topic Hidden Copyright Issues: Discovering Copyright Law in General Transactions – Jeffrey Marlink

*Credit pending

Brown Bag CLE Series | Conflict Resolution How to get along with anyone…. | Tuesday, June 11

Brown Bag CLE Series

What: Conflict Resolution How to get along with anyone… including opposing counsel – by Michael Duane Brown
When: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 from noon until 1:00 pm.

Where: Judge James’s Courtroom
Bring your own brown bag lunch.

MCBA members earn a free CLE credit.*
Non-members an additional $10.00 at the door, cash or check made payable to MCBA.

RSVP to michelle@thesalemlawyer.com

Save the date for the next Brown Bag CLE:
July 9, 2013 topic Hidden Copyright Issues: Discovering Copyright Law in General Transactions – Jeffrey Marlink

*Credit pending

Understanding Your PLF Coverage | Thursday, May 9 at 12:00

A Courthouse Connections Event
Presented by
The Marion County Bar Association and The Mary Leonard Law Society

Understanding Your PLF Coverage

 With guest panelists:
Emilee Preble – Lead Underwriter & Staff Attorney | PLF
Jeff Crawford – Director of Administration | PLF
Matt Borrillo – Claims Attorney | PLF

Thursday, May 9 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Marion County Courthouse, 5th Floor Jury Room

1.5 CLE credits pending

Questions? Contact maryleonardlawsociety@gmail.com

Visit:  www.maryleonardlawsociety.org
for more information about this or other Courthouse Connections events

 

Brown Bag CLE: April 9, Real Estate Transactions and the importance of title searches

Marion County Bar Association

Brown Bag CLE Series

What:    Real Estate Transactions and the importance of title searches ~ for the General Practitioner by Dee Collins at First American Title Company

When:   Tuesday, April 9, 2013 from noon until 1:00 pm.

Where:  Judge James’s Courtroom

Bring your own brown bag lunch.

MCBA members earn a free* CLE credit.

Non-members an additional $10.00 at the door, cash or check made payable to MCBA.

RSVP to michelle@thesalemlawyer.com

Save the date for the next Brown Bag CLE:  June 11, 2013 topic TBA

Free CLE at Willamette Law School: Feb. 19, Internet Security

The OSB Sole and Small Firm Practitioners Section and

Willamette University College of Law Present:

A THREE PART CLE SERIES FOCUSED ON INTERNET SECURITY

 Part 1

 INTERNET PRIVACY:  HAVE YOU PROTECTED YOUR CLIENTS?

What You Need to Know Before Sharing and Storing Client Information through the Internet.

WHEN:      February 19, 2013

TIME:         12:00 – 1:00pm

WHERE:    Willamette University College of Law

COST:       FREE.  Bring your own lunch.  Cookies and drinks provided by Cloudfeet.

RSVP:        E-mail tojlhazel@hazellawportland.com

Get an introduction to the key electronic processes at work when e-mail is transmitted between sender and recipient and when data is sent from your firm’s computer to a third party site for “cloud” storage or practice management purposes. How “secure” are those transmissions?

Part 2: 

WHEN:      TBA (March)

TIME:         12:00 – 1:00pm

WHERE:    Willamette University College of Law

Hitting the road with your laptop, smartphone, or tablet? What dangers lurk behind every wi-fi log-in?  A fascinating look at technology specifically designed to intercept your on-line activity and the best ways to protect your data.

The goal of Parts 1 and 2 of this series is to provide lawyers with an understanding of basic electronic processes so they can establish meaningful firm policies for internet usage in and out of the office. In the process, lawyers will be able to know what to look for when purchasing services from a variety of internet vendors.

Part 3

WHEN:      TBA (April)

TIME:         12:00 – 1:00pm

WHERE:    Willamette University College of Law

This final program will take a look at OSB Ethics Opinion NO. 2011-188 (Information Relating to the Representation of a Client: Third-Party Electronic Storage of Client Material): What constitutes “Third-Party Electronic Storage”? What can lawyers do to achieve core competency with respect to internet usage? Why is it important to stay current on technological advances affecting the products and services you use in your practice (and how to do it)?

Law students are invited and encouraged to attend!

 

Tuesday, March 12 | CLE: Overview of Institutionalized Racism for the Modern Practitioner

Marion County Bar Association

Brown Bag CLE Series

What:  Overview of Institutionalized Racism for the Modern Practitioner

    with Mariann Hyland of the Oregon State Bar.

When:  Tuesday, March 12, 2012 from noon until 1:15.

Where:   Courtroom 4B

MCBA members earn a free* CLE credit.

Pending 1.25 hours of Access to Justice credit.

Bring your own brown bag lunch.  Non-members an additional $10.00 at the door, cash or check made payable to MCBA.

RSVP to michelle@thesalemlawyer.com

 

Save the date for the next Brown Bag CLE:

April 9, 2012  – Working with Title Companies for the General Practitioner by Dee Collins at First American Title company.

Monday, February 11 – CLE with Professor Suzanne Rowe

The Mary Leonard Law Society and Willamette University College of Law present
a writing & editing workshop CLE with Professor Suzanne Rowe

Monday, February 11
12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Oregon Civic Justice Center, Hearing Room
790 State Street, Salem OR

Join the Mary Leonard Law Society and Willamette University College of Law for a CLE with author and professor Suzanne Rowe. A leader in the field of legal writing and the author of six books on legal research, Professor Rowe will provide a fresh look on legal writing and editing techniques. Banish embarrassing mistakes from your work and create a more error-free legal document! A question and answer period will be provided so bring your writing and editing questions for Professor Rowe.

MLLS lunchtime CLEs are $15 for OWLs members; $20 for non-OWLs members; $10 for judicial clerks; and free to students, WUCL staff and faculty, and to
those not seeking CLE credit. 1 MCLE credit pending.

Brown bag lunches are encouraged.

Email maryleonardlawsociety@gmail.com for more information or to RSVP.

A Courthouse Connections Event | Show & Tell – January 13, 12:00pm

A Courthouse Connections Event

 Presented by

The Marion County Bar Association and The Mary Leonard Law Society

Show & Tell: Working With Or Adding To the AV Capacities in Each Marion County Courtroom

 Doug Hanson, Marion County Deputy District Attorney

Monday, January 13, 2014 – Noon to 1:00 pm

Marion County Courthouse, Judge Burton’s Courtroom, 1st Floor

100 High Street NE, Salem 97301

 THIS IS A FREE CLE

To RSVP or for more info:  maryleonardlawsociety@gmail.com.

Courthouse Connections CLE: Practice Management, Thurs January 24

The Marion County Bar Association and the Mary Leonard Law Society present a Courthouse Connections CLE:
Practice Management
Thursday, January 24, |  12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Marion County Courthouse | 5th floor jury assembly room

The MCBA and MLLS welcome Dee Crocker, from the Professional Liability Fund, and solo practitioner Virgil Royer, of Virgil Royer PC, for a presentation on matters related to managing a private practice.  This panel discussion will feature information on the specifics of setting up a new practice, as well as tips from Virgil as he reflects on his first year of solo practice.

The CLE is FREE and brownbag lunches are encouraged.

 

PRACTICAL LITIGATION CLE SERIES and Practical Skills Workshops Winter 2013

Marion County Bar Association, Mary Leonard Law Society and
Willamette University College of Law Present:
PRACTICAL LITIGATION CLE SERIES
and Practical Skills Workshops

Winter 2013

A practical skills workshop follows each CLE session.
A great opportunity for new attorneys to meet with experienced practitioners in a small group setting.

January 16, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Show & Tell: Working with or Adding to the AV Capacities in Marion County Courtrooms”
Speaker: Douglas C. Hanson, Marion County District Attorney’s Office
Location: Chemeketa Center for Business and Industry, 626 High Street NE

January 23, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Immediately If Not Sooner, Please: TROs, Injunctions and Other Immediate Relief”
Speaker: Mark C. Hoyt, Sherman Sherman Johnnie & Hoyt
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

January 30, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Finding, Affording, and Using Experts to Help You Negotiate Settlements”
Speaker: Hon. Pamela L. Abernethy, Former Judge, Marion County Circuit Court, Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C.
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

February 6, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Map, Please! – How to Turn Jury Instructions into a Discovery Plan”
Speaker: James E. Mountain Jr., Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C.
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

February 13, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“You Are There: Successful Depositions Reviewed or Reenacted, and Why They Were Effective”
Speaker: Keith J. Bauer, Parks Bauer Sime Winkler & Fernety LLP
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

February 20, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Getting Your Audience’s Attention: Using Narratives, Themes and Examples to Tell Your Story”
Speakers: Hon. Martha L. Walters, Associate Justice, Oregon Supreme Court
Hon. Tracy A. Prall, Judge, Marion County Circuit Court
Mitzi M. Naucler, Legal Aid Services of Oregon
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

February 27, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“How to Pick’Em: Effective Voir Dire for Civil Juries”
Speaker: Walter H. Sweek, Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

March 6, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Reasonable Fees: How to Know What They Are and Present Them in ORCP 68 Petitions”
Speaker: Kim E. Hoyt, Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C.
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

March 13, 2013 3:30 – 5:00 pm
“Professionalism, Ethics and the Civil Litigator”
Speaker: Hon. Paul J. De Muniz, Former Chief Justice, Oregon Supreme Court
Location: Willamette University College of Law, Oregon Civic Justice Center

Cost Structure: (cash or check gladly accepted) (OSB CLE credit pending)
$20 per CLE
$100 for CLE series ($90 if payment received by 1/15/13)
$15 per CLE for 2010-2012 OSB admittees
$85 for CLE series for 2010-2012 OSB admittees ($75 if payment received by 1/15/13)
Free for practical skills workshops
Light refreshments provided

For advance payment, please send checks made out to MCBA to:
MCBA, c/o William Weidner
PO Box 749
Salem OR 97308

CLEs offered by the Marion County Bar Association.
Practical skills workshops hosted by the Mary Leonard Law Society.
Questions? Contact William Weidner at wweidner@ghrlawyers.com.

Ideal shared activity for new admittees and OSB attorney mentors.

MCBA and MLLS CLE Series Planners:
Hon. Allison R. Boomer, Magistrate, Oregon Tax Court
Hon. Claudia M. Burton, Judge, Marion County Circuit Court
Erin N. Dawson, Oregon Tax Court
Norma S. Freitas, Willamette University College of Law
John Gear, John Gear Law Office, LLC
Rebecca L. Hillyer, Chemeketa Community College
Gina A. Johnnie, Sherman Sherman Johnnie & Hoyt, LLP
Hon. Jill A. Tanner, Magistrate, Oregon Tax Court
Douglas L. Tookey, Office of the Legislative Counsel
William J. Weidner Jr., Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C.

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