Calendar

December 2018
  1. December 13 Calendar

    December

    13 The Oakland County Bar Association will host a Video Viewing Marathon—A Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series Replay on Monday through Friday, Dec. 10-14, at the OCBA?offices located at 1760 S. Telegraph Rd. in Bloomfield Hills. Each video is worth one credit for attorneys on the criminal assignment list.  There is no cost to attend. The remaining dates and topics are as follows:
    • Thursday, Dec. 13, 10 a.m. Accident Reconstruction Reports in Criminal Cases*; 11:15 a.m. Post-Verdict Consequences of a NGRI or GBMI Plea*.
    • Friday, Dec. 14, 10 a.m. The Intersection of Criminal and Juvenile Law*; 11:15 a.m. Forensic Interviews: Using a Child’s Testimony During Trial**.
    * This video is worth one credit for attorneys on the criminal assignment list and one credit for attorneys on the juvenile assignment list.
    ** This video is worth one credit for attorneys on the criminal assignment list and 1.5 credits for attorneys on the juvenile assignment list.
    For additional information, call 248-334-3400. To register, visit www.ocba.org.

    13
    The Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers will host its Annual Christmas Party Thursday, Dec. 13, at Cost Plus Wine – Eastern Market. Cocktail hour and registration begins at 5:30 p.m.; small plates dinner starts at 6:30 p.m.  Attire is business casual (Christmas themed encouraged). Price is $35 per person for members; $40 per person for non-members; $25 for law students; $45 at the door (no exceptions).   Payment can be made online at http://irish-lawyers.org/upcoming-events, or a check can be mailed to: Jennifer Cupples, Foley, Baron, Metzger, & Juip PLLC, 38777 Six Mile Road, Suite 300, Livonia, 48152.

    13 The Rochester Bar Association will host its annual holiday party on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Great Oaks Country Club, 777 Great Oaks Blvd. in Rochester. The RBA will provide light hors d’oeuvres and there will be a cash bar available. Attire is business casual (no denim). Registration is requested by Dec. 6. To register, email rochesterbarassociation@gmail.com.

    18
    The Debtor Creditor Committee of the Oakland County Bar Association will host a meeting Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 9 a.m. at the OCBA offices in Bloomfield Hills. Anyone interested in joining the committee should email Jan Anson at janson@ocba.org or call 248-334-3400.

    20 The Wolverine Bar Association and the D. Augustus Straker Bar Association will host their Holiday Party on Thursday, Dec. 20, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Atheneum Hotel, French Quarter Room, 1000 Brush St. in Detroit. Proceeds from the event will benefit Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan. Cost is $25 for Wolverine and Straker members, $15 for law students, and $35 for non-members. Cash or checks will be accepted at the door. To register, email holidayparty2018@yahoo.com.

    January

    15 The Oakland County Bar Association will present “A Snapshot of the Indigent Client in Oakland County” on Tuesday, Jan. 15, from noon to 1 p.m. at the OCBA offices in Bloomfield Hills. This seminar presents an overview of poverty in Oakland County and the unique issues facing poor communities in metro Detroit. This seminar is free to attorneys on the criminal appointment list. It is worth one CLE credit for attorneys on the juvenile and criminal appointment lists. To register or for additional information, visit www.ocba.org.