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Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013
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Spanish-Speaking Lawyers Committee Hora Social—Thursday, Feb. 28
Estudiantes, paralegales, y abogados, please join the Spanish-Speaking Lawyers Committee for its first hora social (happy hour) of the year! Whether fluent in Spanish or just learning, everyone is welcome to attend this informal gathering. Come to practice your Spanish or simply to learn more about the Spanish speaking community in Colorado and ways you can be involved. The event is at Tamayo in downtown Denver beginning at 5:30 p.m. Please RSVP to Roberto Ramirez at
Denver Cutthroats Hockey Game and Fundraising Event—Friday, March 1
The DBA Young Lawyers Division invites you to enjoy a hockey game for a good cause. Tickets are $35 and may be purchased online. (The promo code is COLORADO.) A ticket includes a seat in the lower bowl, access to the “party deck” with free food, and two drink tickets for beer or soda. Best of all, the Cutthroats will donate $5 from every ticket sold to COLTAF.
Call for Entries: 2013 Denver Lawyers Arts & Literature Contest—Deadline Monday, April 15
Are you an attorney with an artistic inclination or a way with words? The submission period is open to enter your creative works in the 2013 Denver Lawyers Arts & Literature Contest, sponsored by The Docket. Contest submission categories include: Writing—Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Humor; and Visual Arts—Painting (watercolors and oil/acrylic/mixed media), Drawing, Sculpture, and Photography. In all categories, the subject matter is open to the artists’ choice—no legal subject matter is required.
Winners will be recognized in the September issue of The Docket. For full entry details and rules, click here; download an entry form here. Questions? Email Sara Crocker at
Barristers Ball
Continuing Legal Education
A Crash Course in Motor Vehicle Accident Law—Thursday, Feb. 21
New lawyers and Litigation Section members receive a discount!

Whether you are contemplating taking your first motor vehicle accident case or you are a seasoned practitioner wanting updates, this program provides current information to enhance your skills. The content is presented by top Colorado practitioners in auto accident and insurance law and who have extensive experience and expertise. See the complete program.

Medical Malpractice Cases: Practical Advice and Winning Strategies—Friday, March 1
New lawyers and Litigation Section members receive a discount!

Colorado’s top medical malpractice practitioners share their experience and expertise on the strategies of medical malpractice cases. Plaintiff and defense attorneys and insurers can benefit from this full-day seminar that will provide critical fundamentals, winning trial strategies, and more. This is a unique opportunity to hear from plaintiff and defense counsel in a single setting. Review the complete agenda and faculty and reserve your seat.

Optimize Your Membership
Discount Tickets to Avalanche Hockey Games

Surely you’ve heard; the NHL lockout is over! To celebrate, join the Colorado Avalanche for one (or more) of the following games.

Wednesday, Feb. 6: Avalanche vs. Ducks
Ticket Prices: upper level corners: $22; club or lower level corners and ends: $50. Purchase tickets.
Tickets include a $10 credit that can be used for food, beverages, or merchandise.

Monday, Feb. 11: Avalanche vs. Coyotes
Option One: upper level: $20; lower level corner and ends: $40; and club level corners or ends: $50. Purchase tickets.
Option Two: Guys Night Out Package: $31.50.
Ticket price includes one upper level ticket, one beer or soda voucher, and a T-shirt. Purchase tickets.

Wednesday, Feb. 20th: Avalanche vs. Blues
Ticket Prices: upper level corners: $22; club and lower level corners and ends: $50. Purchase tickets.
Ticket prices include a $10 credit that can be used for food, beverages, or merchandise.

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