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May 22

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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In this issue...
  • Second Judicial District Announces District Court Vacancy
  • iPads for Lawyers
  • Hands on Practice Management: From Intake to Invoicing
  • Acrobat X for Lawyers
  • The Paperless Trial
  • Seniors Spring Banquet
  • DBA YLD Attorneys’ Night Out
  • Videos of BBB Dance-Off are Online
  • Federal Contracts 2012
  • Federal Practice Update 2012
  • City and County of Denver Seeks Permanent Panel of Arbitrators
  • LCCUC Announces Board of Directors
From the Courts
Second Judicial District Announces District Court Vacancy
The Second Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet Friday, June 15, at the Denver City and County Building to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor to the office of district judge for the Second Judicial District. Deadline to apply is June 1. The vacancy will occur July 13 by the resignation of the Honorable Christina M. Habas. Click here for more information.
Member Appreciation CLE Programs
iPads for Lawyers—Noon to 1p.m., Thursday, June 7
Presented by Verizon at CBA-CLE offices

This course will give you the ability to have hands on training with both an iPhone and iPad by reviewing current applications for daily use, as well as highlighting a few of the top legal applications that lawyers are using. One general CLE credit is available and lunch is provided. The live program is complimentary for DBA members and $15 for CBA members. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext 727.
Hands on Practice Management: From Intake to Invoicing—1 to 2 p.m., Thursday, June 7
Presented by Jack Newton, co-founder and CEO of Clio, at CBA-CLE offices

Learn how to use a management system to do everything from client intake to invoicing and everything in-between. Topics include conflict screening, time tracking, document management, billing, and trust accounting. One general CLE credit is available and lunch is provided. The live program is complimentary for DBA members and $15 for CBA members. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext 727.
Acrobat X for Lawyers—1 to 2:30 p.m., Friday, June 8
Presented by CBA President David Masters at CBA-CLE offices

One component of competent representation is the ability to work with Portable Document Format (PDF) files. This presentation will show attorneys how to effectively use Adobe Acrobat X Pro for their legal needs. The live program is complimentary for DBA members and $15 for CBA members. Two general CLE credits are available. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext 727.
The Paperless Trial—2:30 to 4 p.m., Friday, June 8
Presented by CBA President David Masters at CBA-CLE offices

Trying cases without paper will soon be the norm. This presentation will take you from disclosure and discovery through opening statements and the presentation of evidence to closing argument, using everyday off-the-shelf tools. The live program is complimentary for DBA members and $15 for CBA members. Two general CLE credits are available. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or 303-860-1115, ext 727.
From the Bar
Seniors Spring Banquet—Tuesday, June 12 at 5:30 p.m.
The University Club

The Denver Bar Association Seniors Committee invites you to its best event of the year, celebrating those who have reached 50 years of participation in the legal profession. Click here for more information. Contact Alexa Drago or Sara Crocker with questions or to RSVP.
Attorneys’ Night Out—Wednesday, June 20
Join the DBA YLD for a night out benefitting The Legal Center at Blake Street Tavern. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and will include a silent auction, a complimentary scotch-tasting, and a wine ring toss. Cost to attend is $25. Purchase tickets at thelegalcenter.org or by contacting Joshua Anderson at 303-722-0300, ext. 507.
Videos of BBB Dance-Off are Online
Did you miss the dancers at the Barristers Benefit Ball, or simply wish to watch it again? Then click here to watch Mark and Pat Fogg; Elsa Martinez Tenreiro and her husband Steve Theis; and Bill Walters and his wife Christy Culter dance the night away. The past presidents battled it out on the dance floor to raise more than $27,000 for MVL.
Continuing Legal Education
Federal Contracts 2012: Acquisition, Performance, and Compliance Fundamentals—Thursday, June 14
Federal contracts remain a significant source of potential revenue for Colorado businesses. Attend this practical and useful program to get an overview of federal government contract law important for any company considering or currently performing federal contract work. Click here for more information on how to increase your knowledge and skills in this important business law area.
Federal Practice Update 2012—Friday, June 15
Get the latest insight from experienced federal attorneys and distinguished magistrate judges. Hear the recent developments that affect your practice, the ethical issues you are bound to face, what is expected of you, and what you can expect in return from the court. Our panel of magistrate judges will teach you about successfully handling your cases in their courtrooms and pointers to take back to the office. Click here for more information.
Arbitrator Opportunity
City and County of Denver Seeks Permanent Panel of Arbitrators
The Denver City Council is seeking three qualified individuals to serve on the Permanent Panel of Arbitrators to resolve impasses in collective bargaining between the city and the bargaining units of the Denver Police Department and Denver Sheriff Department. Deadline to apply is Friday, June 1. Contact Janna Bergquist at 720-337-2001 for position and application details, including qualification requirements.
In the Community
Legal Community Credit Union of Colorado Announces Board of Directors
The Credit Union held elections on May 16 and is pleased to announce its Board of Directors: Dawn McKnight, Linda Phillips, Alli Gerkman, Kelley Southerland, Dee Tendell, Jeremy Sitcoff, and Carolyn Thorburn.

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