Daily Briefs, September 20

Third Circuit Court Juvenile Div. Attorney Training Program
The Third Circuit Court Juvenile Division will conduct its 2011 Attorney Training Program on Thursday, October 13, 2011 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Byblos Banquet Center at 7258 Chase Road in Dearborn.

Registration is required.  Registration forms may be obtained from the Juvenile Division, Assigned Counsel Services Office, Lincoln Hall of Justice, 1025 East Forest Avenue, Room 104, Building B; between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12 through Friday, Sept. 23.  

The cost for the program is $75. 

Completion of the Attorney Training Program is mandatory to become eligible to receive assignments from the Third Circuit Court Juvenile Division.  Note, attorney payment vouchers for Juvenile Division assignments will not be honored by Wayne County if an attorney is not eligible to receive them due to failure to attend the program.

For additional information, please call (313) 833-4777 or go to the Court’s website at www.3rdcc.org.

Wayne County Probate Court 2011 Attorney Training set for Oct. 6

The Wayne County Probate Court will conduct its 2011 attorney training session on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the auditorium in the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, 13th Floor. Two sessions will be held: Attorney Training from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Note that the 2011 attorney training program will be paperless. Registrants will receive their materials via e-mail with a link to the court’s website (www.wcpc.us - Attorney Training - 2011 Attorney Training Materials). Items can be printed out and brought to the seminar. Also, attorneys are welcome to bring their laptops to the program; you will be able to pull up the handouts during the training sessions from the court’s website, in addition to following the power point presentations by the speakers. Only a limited number of power plugs are available on site.

Attendance at one or both seminars is mandatory to become eligible to receive assignments from the Wayne County Probate Court. (If you do not obtain eligibility to receive appointments through this program, payment vouchers for any Probate Court assignments will not be honored by Wayne County.) All attorneys must attend the afternoon Attorney Training session (1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.). Attorneys who did not attend any of the attorney training programs from 1996-2010 must also attend the morning Attorney Training session (9 a.m. to noon).

The cost is $75 (whether you attend one or both sessions). Registration forms may be obtained from the Chief Deputy Probate Register’s Office of the Wayne County Probate Court, 1305 Coleman A. Young Municipal Center or from the court’s website at www.wcpc.us. On-site registration will also be available. For additional information, call Michael J. McClory at (313) 224-5685or his administrative assistant at (313) 224-5578 or visit the Court’s web page.

Race set for Sept. 25
The Oakland County Bar Association will present its 32nd annual Race Judicata on Sunday, Sept. 25 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Andover High School, Long Lake and Telegraph Road, in Bloomfield Hills.

The entry fee is $15 if registered by Sept. 21. Registration information is available online at www.ocba.org or by calling (248) 334-3400.