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March 8, 2005


March 8, 2005  DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association

IN THIS ISSUE:  

- BEST OF THE BAR
- TUESDAYS AT THE BAR: ETHICAL MISCONDUCT MARCH 15
- FREE MOVIE NIGHT! LEGAL THRILLER!
- DON’T MISS THE FUN: DISCUSS, THEN DANCE AND DINE
- LIVE CLE ON REAL ESTATE ALL DAY MARCH 18
- SCUTTLE FOR A GOOD CAUSE
- CAREER FAIRS FOR URBAN YOUTH
- DBA-CLE PROGRAMS (register online!):
- CBA-CLE PUBLICATIONS (order online!):

 


***BEST OF THE BAR
The Denver Business Journal and ccintellect want your nominees for "Best of the Bar." Categories are: Immigration Law; International Trade and Finance; Personal Injury Litigation (plaintiff & defense); Public Finance/Bond Counsel; Medical Malpractice (plaintiff); Securities Law; Media and Communications; Elections, Campaigns, Political Practice; Pro Bono Attorney of the Year; and Lifetime Achievement. For information, go to: http://www.ccintellect.com/dbjbestbar2005. Voting is March 3–April 8.

***TUESDAYS AT THE BAR: ETHICAL MISCONDUCT MARCH 15
Nancy Cohen from the Office of Attorney Regulation will discuss ethical misconduct relating to misrepresentation. Get a lunch, CLE, and hear this excellent speaker – cost is $15. Call (303) 860-1115, ext. 727 to register.

***FREE MOVIE NIGHT! LEGAL THRILLER!
Members are cordially invited to a free movie screening March 23 at 7 p.m. to see "The Staircase," a gripping courtroom thriller documentary by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jean-Xavier de Lestrade. For more info, go to www.denbar.org or e-mail dilworth@cobar.org with your contact information and number in your party. Reservations are necessary for this showing at the Starz Theater at the Auraria Center.

***DON’T MISS THE FUN: DISCUSS, THEN DANCE AND DINE
1) Those who have attended the DBA Bench-Bar retreat in the past have loved it—join this group for fascinating discussion on Saturday, April 2. Sign up at http://www.cobar.org/Docs/BBR2005.pdf

2) It’s dining, dancing, socializing on April 30, otherwise known as the DBA Barristers Benefit Ball. Give yourself a break. Go to: http://www.cobar.org/Docs/bb05fpclr.pdf

***LIVE CLE ON REAL ESTATE ALL DAY MARCH 18
Register online by clicking on: Litigating Real Estate Issues 

***SCUTTLE FOR A GOOD CAUSE
On April 3, the DU Sturm College of Law Student Bar Association is hosting the Inaugural Scholarship Scuttle 5K Run. The run will be at Washington Park in Denver to benefit a program that enables law graduates to pursue low-paying public interest positions. Info on: http://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1196424

***CAREER FAIRS FOR URBAN YOUTH
If you’d like to participate in the Colorado UpLIFT Career Fairs for urban youth, e-mail: cziegler@coloradouplift.org. These fairs are for students ages 9 – 14. Volunteers have a two-hour shift, but talk to students in short intervals as they rotate through the process.

***DBA-CLE PROGRAMS (register online!):
Current Issues in Bioethics, DU Sturm College of Law

***CBA-CLE PUBLICATIONS (order online!):
Mental Health Experts: Roles and Qualifications

For more information, call (303) 860-0608, toll free (888) 860-2531; or go to www.cobar.org/cle.
 
 
 
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