Reminder: July 9 Brown Bag CLE Series | Hidden Copyright Issues

Marion County Bar Association Brown Bag CLE Series

What:  Hidden Copyright Issues: Discovering Copyright Law in General Transactions – Jeffrey Marlink

When:  Tuesday, July 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

*Credit pending

Annual Court Staff Appreciation Lunch – July 17th

Annual Court Staff Appreciation Lunch

 RSVP by July 12, 2013

When:  Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Where:  Riverfront Park – North Meadow

What:  Sit-down build-your-own sandwich bar (catered by Croissant & Company) to say thank you to our wonderful court staff!

COST: $15.00 per person

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Court Staff Appreciation Lunch Reservation Form

Name(s):  ____________________________________________

Total number of lunches: ________________________________

Please enclose a check made payable to Marion County Bar Association in the amount of $15.00 per lunch and send this form by July 12, 2013, to:

Shannon Snow
Saucy & Saucy, P.C.
475 Cottage Street NE, Suite 120
Salem, Oregon 97301

MCBA New Lawyers Division | June 27th

Marion County Bar Association New Lawyers Division

Who: Attorneys of Marion County who have practiced six years or less. Law students who hope to live or work in the Salem area are also welcome.

When: June 27th at 12:00 Brown bag lunch meeting at the Marion County Law Library

Where: Marion County Law Library – 234 High Street SE, Salem, Oregon

What: An opportunity for new lawyers in the Salem area to come together. The new lawyers will guide future programming which will include discussions of concerns unique to new lawyers, guest speakers, and possible CLE opportunities.

Please come to the MCBA Summer Cocktail Tour event at Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C. on June 20, 2013, from 5-7pm to ask your board members questions about the New Lawyers Division.

 

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

Kick off the MCBA/Inns of Court Salem Summer Cocktail Tour | Thursday, June 20

Come join us to kick off the MCBA/Inns of Court Salem Summer Cocktail Tour!

WHO:  Attorneys of Marion County

 WHAT:   This is strictly a social affair to mix and mingle with your colleagues.  Come have a beverage and decompress.  Wear your favorite Hawaiian gear to kick off the summer season.  We can’t guarantee good times and enlightening conversations - that’s why we need you to come! Oh yeah, the bar is hosted, so the drinks are free!

 WHERE:  Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C., 1011 Commercial Street, N.E. Salem OR 97301

WHEN:  Thursday, June 20 – 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

 WHY:  Because spending time together in a casual setting helps us to grow our professional relationships with each other and it helps ensure we don’t take ourselves too seriously.

 RSVP to sdrumm@ghrlawyers.com or 503-581-1501


    Summer Cocktail Tour Save the Dates:

  • July 18 – Sherman Sherman Johnnie & Hoyt
  • August 15 – Saalfeld Griggs

Request for comments from Oregon State Bar writer Melody Finnemore

Melody Finnemore is writing an article for the Oregon State Bar Bulletin that explores how Oregon attorneys have interacted with the state’s legal system from the opposite side, what they learned from the experience and how it may have made them a better lawyer.

Respond to the following:

What I learned when I _____________”

· Had to hire a lawyer for a civil case

· Was called as a witness in a case

· Was a crime victim and experienced the criminal justice system from that perspective

· Was taken to arbitration as a participant, not as the lawyer for a client

· Was disciplined by the Oregon State Bar

You are welcome to respond anonymously. Email your response to Melody at precisionpdx@comcast.net or schedule a brief phone interview.

36th Annual Medical/Legal Golf Tournament | August 30, 2013

36th Annual Medical/Legal Golf Tournament

August 30, 2013 at Salem Golf Club

12:30  Registration    |    1:00 Shotgun Start

5:30-6:30 Hors d’oeuvres and Prizes

Join us for the annual Medical/Legal Golf Tournament, designed so all levels of players will enjoy the day. Bring your colleagues to make your own team or register as a foursome or single, we’ll assign you to a team. After the tournament, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres while prizes are presented!
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You must pre-register for this event.

PLEASE USE THE ATTACHED REGISTRATION FORM

Make checks payable to Marion-Polk County Medical Society or credit cards are accepted.

Mail or Fax registration to:
MPCMS
2995 Ryan Dr. SE, Suite 100, Salem OR 97301
FAX: 503-362-0109

If questions, call 503-362-9669

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

Road to the Bench Discussion | Tuesday, May 21 at 12:00 pm

Road to the Bench Discussion with the Honorable Claudia Burton,
the Honorable Mary James, the Honorable Tracy Prall and Liani Reeves

Tuesday, May 21 at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Courtroom of Judge Burton, Marion County Circuit Court 1st floor
100 High Street, Salem OR 97301

For those contemplating a career on the bench to those who appear in front of the bench, this discussion will offer attendees an opportunity to ask questions in an informal and friendly atmosphere. Please join us as our honorable guests from the Marion County Court share their stories and thoughts. Liani Reeves, of the Office of the Governor, will also be on hand to to provide insights into the appointment process. This program is sponsored by the Mary Leonard Law Society, Courthouse Connections, the Marion County Bar Association, and the OWLS Judicial Workgroup.

This program will be preceded by the Mary Leonard Law Society general elections for the 2013-2014 Board Term.

There are several openings on the MLLS board, and we encourage any MLLS members who are interested in filling a position or who have questions about board membership to email us at maryleonardlawsociety@gmail.com.

Serving on the MLLS board is a great way to network, to get involved in the Salem area legal community, and to promote the MLLS mission of transforming the practice of law and ensuring justice and equality by advancing women and minorities in the legal profession. MLLS offers monthly meetings from September through May each year. Meetings feature presentations by guest speakers, CLEs, social gatherings, and volunteer opportunities. The MLLS board also meets once a month from September through May. Both general meetings and board meetings are typically held on weekdays over the noon hour.

To RSVP, contact maryleonardlawsociety@gmail.com

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

 

Dansette