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October 11, 2005

October 11, 2005

DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association

 

IN THIS ISSUE:  

- Live to be 100!

- Do You Know Hover Lentz?

- Run or Walk to Support the CIBA

- Check Out What’s New in Elder Law

- Judge Moot Court — Get CLE

- An Afternoon with Janet Reno

- CBA–CLE Publications

 

 

*** Live to be 100!

The Transitions Committee’s fall program, “Longevity Made Simple: How to live to be 100” is Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2005, at the CBA, 3rd floor. Dr. Richard Flanigan will speak about healthy living. Cost is $15, which includes lunch. For reservations, call (303) 860-1115, ext. 727 or e-mail lunches@cobar.org.

*** Do You Know Hover Lentz?

He’s back from retirement as the honoree of the Senior Roast on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 6–9 p.m. at the Warwick Hotel, 1776 Grant St. Celebrate his career and give him a hard time. RSVP by Friday, Oct. 14. Contact Mindy Marks, mmarks@cobar.org or (303) 824-5312, and indicate your dinner preference for salmon, chicken or vegetarian. Cost is $45, payable to the Denver Bar Association.

*** Run or Walk to Support the CIBA

The Colorado Indian Bar Association’s “Red Rock Ramble” is Sunday, Oct. 16, 10 a.m., at Lyons High School. This annual five-mile run or three-mile walk raises money to provide scholarships to two Indian law students in Colorado (one at CU and one at DU). For more information and to register, visit http://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1247957.

*** Check Out What’s New in Elder Law
This update session covers topics on VA benefits, inherent conflict when agents and proxies make placement decisions over the resident's objection, ethics, senior drivers, understanding the new acceptance of office for conservators and guardians, and end of life choices. Register online: Elder Law Update, Oct. 14, 2005, Denver.

*** Judge Moot Court — Get CLE

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law Moot Court is looking for volunteers for its six moot court competitions. The next competition is Friday, Oct. 21 through Monday, Oct. 24, and judges are needed for Friday and Saturday. This is an opportunity to network with students and peers, while receiving CLE credit. The more rounds you judge, the more CLE credit you receive. For more information or to volunteer, contact Helen Hoopes at hhoopes06@law.du.edu.

*** An Afternoon with Janet Reno

The Parkinson Association of the Rockiesinvites you to enjoy an afternoon with Janet Reno on Saturday, Oct. 15, from noon to 2 p.m., at the Warwick Hotel. Ms. Reno will speak about her career and how she copes with Parkinson's Disease. Sponsored by Holme Roberts & Owen, a buffet lunch and beverages will be served. Tickets are $40 per person for PAR members (Parkinson Association of the Rockies — membership fees are $30 per year) and $75 for non-members. To register, call (303) 830-1839 by the close of business Wednesday, Oct. 12.

*** CBA–CLE Publications (order online!):

Funding the Revocable Living Trust — Estate planning is as much art as it is science. This publication represents the author’s acquired wisdom from many years of practice, to help pass along the techniques and forms that he has developed, as well as avoid some of the pitfalls and mistakes in funding revocable living trusts. For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll free (888) 860-2531; or visit http://www.cobar.org/cle.

 

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