Calendar

August 2018
  1. August 20 ICLE Calendar

    4th Annual Elder Law Institute, Thursday, Sept. 13, from 8 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., and Friday, Sept. 14, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This basic/intermediate/advanced level course offers 9 CLE credits.

    The general admission fee is $395, Michigan new lawyers pay $195, paralegals pay $195, and ICLE basic and premium partners pay $345.

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    Hands-On Medicaid Workshop: Planning Strategies and Divestment, Friday, Sept. 14, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This basic/intermediate level course offers 2.75 CLE credits.

    The general admission fee is $165, Michigan new lawyers pay $95, paralegals pay $145, and ICLE basic and premium partners pay $145.

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    Resolving a Custody Dispute and Drafting the Settlement Agreement, Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This intermediate/advnaced level course, co-sponsored by the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, offers 5.25 CLE credits.

    The general admission fee is $395, Michigan new lawyers pay $365, and ICLE basic and premium partners pay $365.

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    Drafting an Estate Plan for an Estate Under $5 Million, Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This intermediate/advnaced level course, co-sponsored by the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the State Bar of Michigan, offers 5.25 CLE credits.

    The general admission fee is $395, Michigan new lawyers pay $365, and ICLE basic and premium partners pay $365.

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    Deposition Skills Workshop, Thursday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday, Sept. 21, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This basic/intermediate level course, co-sponsored by the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Michigan, offers 12.25 CLE credits.

    The general admission fee is $795, section members pay $745, Michigan new lawyers pay $695, and ICLE partners pay $695.

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    Course books, audio CDs, and MP3s for most seminars are available if unable to attend program. Video replays for some programs are also offered. For additional information or to charge reservations to VISA, MasterCard, or Discover, call 877-229-4350.

    Visit ICLE’s website at www.icle.org.
     

  2. August 20 Calendar

    August

    20 The Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association will host its 2018 Judges Banquet and Golf/Tennis Outing on Monday, Aug. 20, at Wabeek Country Club, 4000 Clubgate Drive in Bloomfield Hills. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m. Golfing and tennis begins at 1 p.m. Open bar reception will take place at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m.  To register or for additional information, visit www.mipla.org.

    21 The Association of Defense Trial Counsel (ADTC) will enjoy an evening out at a ball game when the Chicago Cubs play the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on Tuesday, Aug. 21.  The cost to attend is $100 per person and the price includes a picnic buffet in the Tiger Club at Comerica Park from 5:30 to 7:10 p.m. and a ticket for the 7:10 p.m. game in lower deck, right field box seat, Section 116. There will be a cash bar available during the picnic in the Tiger Club.  Due to limited ticket availability, ADTC suggests confirming purchase/attendance as soon as possible.  To order tickets, send name, address, phone number, and number of tickets with check payable to ADTC for total amount to ADTC, 4315 Kiefer Avenue, Warren 48091-5003. Tickets can also be purchased online at www.adtc.org.  For additional information, call James Hoehner at 313-237-5634 or Diane Hirshey at 313-237-0610.

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    The Oakland County Bar Association will continue its Anatomy of a Criminal Cases brown bag lecture series with “Representing the Client with Driver’s License Sanctions” featuring Oakland County 44th District Court Judge Derek Meinecke and attorney Daniel J. Larin on Tuesday, Aug. 21, from noon to 1 p.m. at the OCBA offices in Bloomfield Hills.  Attendees can bring their lunch and join for in-depth discussions. All seminars are worth one credit for attorneys accepting criminal appointments. OCBA members pre-registration cost is $12 or $25 at the door.  Non-members pre-registration cost is $25 for each seminar or $40 at the door. To register or for additional information, visit www.ocba.org and click on “events.”

    26 The State Bar of Michigan 2nd Annual NEXT Conference (formerly Annual Meeting/Solo and Small Firm Institute) subtitled, “Come See What’s NEXT For Your Law Practice,” will be held Wednesday through Friday, Sept. 26-28, at DeVos Place, 303 Monroe Ave. NW in Grand Rapids. Attendees will hear about the latest technology and practice management innovations designed to raise one’s level of practice.  Participants can learn new strategies for delivering competitive legal services in the changing marketplace and harness artificial intelligence software to increase productivity. Flexible and individual pricing is offered with multiple lunch and reception options, including the complimentary all-member reception. Register at www.michbar.org.

    September

    6 The Michigan Association for Justice (MAJ) will host an Employment/Civil Rights Evening Forum/Mixer for MAJ members only on Thursday, Sept. 6, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Lockhart’s BBQ, 202 E. 3rd Street in Royal Oak. MAJ?members can enjoy an evening of wine, food, and discussion on how to obtain substantial verdicts despite minimal wage loss damages. Forum fees, which include dinner and beverages, are $45 for MAJ members and $30 for MAJ members practicing 3 years or less. There is an additional $20 charge for registering at the door. To register, visit www.michiganjustice.org and click on “events.”

    10 The Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers along with the Michigan Irish American Chamber of Commerce will host the 23rd Annual ISIAL Golf Scramble—4th Annual ISIAL/MIACC Challenge Cup on Monday, Sept. 10, at the Inn at St. Johns in Plymouth. Registration starts at 10 a.m. followed by scramble with shotgun at noon.  Cost is $85 for members (ISIAL/MIACC), $95 for non-members, $75 for law graduates (less than 5 years), $70 for law students, and $35 for dinner only. To register, visit www.irish-lawyers.org and click on “Upcoming Events.”

    18 The Oakland County Bar Association will continue its Anatomy of a Criminal Cases brown bag lecture series with “Accident Reconstruction Reports in Criminal Cases” featuring Timothy P. Robbins, Michigan State Police and M-CRASH Group LLC, on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. at the OCBA offices in Bloomfield Hills.  Attendees can bring their lunch and join for in-depth discussions. All seminars are worth one credit for attorneys accepting criminal appointments. OCBA members pre-registration cost is $12 or $25 at the door. Non-members pre-registration cost is $25 for each seminar or $40 at the door. To register or for additional information, visit www.ocba.org and click on “events.”

    26 The State Bar of Michigan 2nd Annual NEXT Conference (formerly Annual Meeting/Solo and Small Firm Institute) subtitled, “Come See What’s NEXT For Your Law Practice,” will be held Wednesday through Friday, Sept. 26-28, at DeVos Place, 303 Monroe Ave. NW in Grand Rapids. Attendees will hear about the latest technology and practice management innovations designed to raise one’s level of practice.  Participants can learn new strategies for delivering competitive legal services in the changing marketplace and harness artificial intelligence software to increase productivity. Flexible and individual pricing is offered with multiple lunch and reception options, including the complimentary all-member reception. Register at www.michbar.org.