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Oct. 9

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
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DBA YLD Hosts Law Suit Days—Oct. 10–11
From 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, the DBA YLD will be on the steps of the Denver City and County Building to accept donations of gently used professional clothing, shoes, and accessories. All collected clothing and accessories will be donated to Bayaud Enterprises, Inc., a local nonprofit that provides vocational training, job coaching, résumé building, and job placement services for individuals with physical, mental, and emotional disabilities, and to homeless or low-income individuals and families. For more information, contact Sarah Oviatt.
DBA Seniors to Roast Chuck Brega—Monday, Oct. 22
Roasters Announced

The DBA Seniors Committee will roast Chuck Brega on Monday, Oct. 22, at the University Club, 1673 Sherman St. Cocktails will be served starting at 5:15 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. and the roast to follow. Roasters include Jack Berryhill, John Birkeland, and Stu Bennett. Cost to attend is $45. To RSVP, please contact Alexa Drago. Please indicate your meal choice of surf and turf, chicken, or a vegetarian option.
DBA YLD Movie Night: “To Kill a Mockingbird”—Thursday, Oct. 25
Join the DBA YLD at the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder for a viewing of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” followed by guest speaker Judge Bob McGahey. One CLE credit is available. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Veterans Day Reception—Monday, Nov. 12
In honor of Veterans Day, Colorado Lawyers for Colorado Veterans invites you to a reception honoring those who have served our country. Remarks by Chief Justice Michael Bender. Event hosted by Wheeler, Trigg, O’Donnell, LLP; please RSVP by Nov. 5 to or 303-824-1829.
Continuing Legal Education
Pro Bono Training: The Law and Education of Children With Disabilities, Part II—Wednesday, Oct. 24
A continuation of the Part I training presented in August, Part II will include an overview of the laws requiring public education for children with disabilities—the Individuals with Education Act (IDEA), Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Colorado’s Exceptional Children’s Education Act. Part I is a pre-requisite for this program, however, simply contact Dawn McNight for the homestudy course. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
HOA Update and Hot Topics 2012—Thursday, Nov 1
Get critical case law developments, a review of new legislation on association records, and learn how today’s social media and new technology impact community association practices. You also will hear about traditional “dirt” law issues related to common element taxes and title matters, and gain insight into reasonable accommodations under the fair housing laws that apply to HOAs. Register now!
Winning Trial Tactics of 2012—Friday, Nov. 9
How to Frame the Issues, Take Control, and Manage a Professional Win of Your Case

Co-Sponsored and presented by the Colorado Chapter of the American College of Trial Lawyers, all presenters are seasoned courtroom advocates and ACTL Fellows. This superb program not only includes the fundamentals of a well-orchestrated trial, but also emphasizes tips and tactics for the more experienced practitioner. Review the complete agenda.

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