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September 12, 2006

September 12, 2006 DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association


- Tuesdays at the Bar Back in Session

- It’s a Party!

- Don’t Miss the Bench-Bar Retreat

- Bankruptcy Practice & Procedures Update

- Wine Fiesta

- "Voices of Experience" Speaker Series

- CBA–CLE Publications: Bankruptcy Deadline Checklist  

*** Tuesdays at the Bar Back in Session
From life insurance to Casemaker, you’ll find something at these one-hour DBA–CLE programs to help your practice. Click here for full details

*** It’s a Party!
Metro Volunteer Lawyers is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Join the celebration on Oct. 12, between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. for “Thursday Night at the Bar.” The event will be held at the DBA offices, 1900 Grant St., 9th floor. Enjoy food, drinks and a silent auction to benefit MVL. Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs will make a presentation in honor of the occasion. For more information or to RSVP, contact Codi Raymond at (303) 866-9311 or

*** Don’t Miss the Bench-Bar Retreat
The DBA’s Annual Bench-Bar Retreat will be Oct. 21, 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., at the Inverness Hotel. The topic will be: “Mending Justice.” 

*** Bankruptcy Practice & Procedures Update
This CBA–CLE program is critically important for your bankruptcy legal support staff. Attendees will learn from the experts about new changes to the requirements for forms and quality assurance that go into effect on Oct. 17. Also covered will be current problems with cases that are being filed and how to avoid those errors. Stay current with this ever-changing area of the law — register today!
Register online: Bankruptcy Practice and Procedure Update; Oct. 12, 2006, 9 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

*** Wine Fiesta
Don’t forget to get your tickets to the 13th annual Wine & Beer Tasting to benefit Legal Aid Foundation of Colorado. Held in collaboration with the DBA’s Young Lawyers Division, this year’s Latin-Flavored Fiesta will be Wednesday, Oct. 18, 5:30–7:30 p.m., at La Rumba (99 W. 9th Ave.). Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the door, and $25 for Young Lawyers. Contact Jodi Korthuis at or (303) 863-9544 for more information or to become a sponsor or provide a silent auction item.

*** "Voices of Experience" Speaker Series
The University of Denver Daniels College of Business “Voices of Experience” series runs September 2006 through May 2007. This enlightening series of presentations links leadership theory to practice and real-world experience. Next topic is “Failing Retirement: Some Stories from a Four-Career Life.” 

*** CBA–CLE Publications (order online!):
Bankruptcy Deadline Checklist
The third edition of the Bankruptcy Deadline Checklist is a very practical tool intended to be a quick reference guide to assist bankruptcy judges, attorneys, paralegals, credit managers, collection agents, professors, law students and others participating in bankruptcy cases or study. Changes to the law go into effect Oct. 17, 2006. For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll-free (888) 860-2531; or visit

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