Full Committee Meetings List
following is a list of committees that have notified the CBA of
their speaker/topic. Meetings are held at 12:15 p.m. for one hour
at the CBA unless otherwise noted. Bring your CBA card to obtain
MCLE credit for meeting attendance. Lunch is available in our
servery. There is no need to RSVP for committee meetings.
Members may attend any meeting they choose.
Meetings for June 17-28, 2013
This schedule was generated on June 13, 2013.
See latest meeting list and get full descriptions - schedule subject to change.
Business Law, Corp. Doc: Forms & Best Drafting Practices (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Panel discussion of key drafting considerations for 409A and deferred compensation.
Real Estate Taxation, Assessment & Appeals
Cyber Law & Data Privacy
Federal Taxation, Younger Members Division Y
Committee will meet.
Law & Literature (5:15 P.M.)
Location: Daley Center, Room 2501. The Racketeer by John Grisham.
LGBT Committee (12:00 P.M.) (IL MCLE Credit)
Location: SmithAmundsen, 150 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 300. Panel discussion of discrimination laws in Chicago and more.
Probate Practice (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Hon. James G. Riley, Probate Division-Circuit Court of Cook County, recent case developments.
Real Property Law, Condominium (IL MCLE Credit)
Hon. George Scully with evictions.
Bankruptcy & Reorganization (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Annual Bankruptcy Judges' Roundup.
Business Law, Private Equity
Futures & Derivatives Law
Real Property Law, AIA Construction Contracts (8:00 A.M.) (IL MCLE Credit)
Location: Deutsch Levy & Engel, 225 W. Washington St., 17th Fl. Group discussion led by Margery Newman.
Animal Law (IL PR Credit-subject to approval, Webcast)
Susan Richards, Thomson-Reuters, marketing in animal law.
Commercial Finance & Transactions (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Michael L. Weissman, Levin Ginsburg, commercial lending in the judicial system.
Customs & U.S. International Trade Law
Immigration & Nationality Law (IL MCLE Credit, Webcast)
Panel discussion on how to prepare your clients for immigration reform.
Organizational meeting for the 2013-2014 bar year.
Social Security Law
Social Security Law Task Force is meeting - no general meeting will be held.
YLS International & Foreign Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Prof. Spencer Weber Wallace, Loyola School of Law, Google and the globalization of antitrust enforcement.
Alliance for Women
Intellectual Property Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Panel discussion of patent infringement remedies, injunctions and damage.
Committee will meet.
Committee will meet.
Health Law (IL MCLE Credit)
Panel discussion of federally qualified healthcare centers.
Human Rights Committee
General committee business and more.
Real Property Law
Upcoming "You and the Law" programs, the post-production and more.
Real Estate Taxation, Tax Sale Tax Deed
Domestic Relations, Domestic Violence (IL MCLE Credit)
Corinne (Cookie) Levitz, Circuit Court of Cook County, how to prepare your client (parent) for mediation.
- CBA Member Discount CLE Plan: Members can attend most CLE
seminars for only $150 per plan year. Seminars are also webcast at
www.chicagobar.org and the West LegalEdcenter (see costs online).
Legal Issues Surrounding Guns (2 IL MCLE Credit)
June 17/12:00-2:10 p.m./$40 Member/$60 Nonmember
Copyright Law: Regulation and Reform in the Digital and D.I.Y. Age (2.75 IL MCLE Credit)
June 17/2:00-5:00 p.m./$80 Member/$160 Nonmember
Dangerous Curves Ahead: The Crossroads of Ethics and Technology for Government and Public Sector Attorneys (1.5 IL PR Credit) PR Credit!
June 12/12:00-1:30 p.m./$30 Member/$60 Nonmember
Introduction to Mediation (2.75 IL PR Credit) PR Credit!
June 20/3:00-6:00 p.m./$80 Member/$160 Nonmember
Money Management for Lawyers (2 IL PR Credit) PR Credit!
June 21/12:00-2:10 p.m./$50 Member/$100 Nonmember
How To... Use DropBox for File Management (No MCLE) Complimentary!
June 25/1:45-2:45 p.m./$0 Member/$50 Nonmember
How To... Get Local with Google Places for Business (No MCLE) Complimentary!
July 9/1:45-2:45 p.m./$0 Member/$50 Nonmember
Essential Technology for the Virtual Law Practice (1.5 IL MCLE Credit)
July 18/12:00-1:30 p.m./$30 Member/$60 Nonmember
How To... Backup Web-Based Email (No MCLE) Complimentary!
July 23/1:45-2:45 p.m./$0 Member/$50 Nonmember
CBA Annual Meeting - June 27
The CBA will host its 140th Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago. Aurora Abella-Austriaco, President 2012-2013, will preside over the Meeting. Incoming President J. Timothy Eaton will also make remarks. 11:30 a.m. reception, followed by 12:00 p.m. luncheon. $65 per person. For reservations, contact Tamra Drees at 312-554-2057. See details and a roster of the incoming Officers and Board of Managers at www.chicagobar.org/events.
Proposed Bylaws Amendments
All members are asked to review proposed amendments to the Association’s Bylaws and return a proxy vote to the Association by June 26, 2013. To see a complete set of the CBA Bylaws, with the wording of the proposed changes, as well as download a copy of the proxy, visit www.chicagobar.org/bylaws. The Board of Managers recommends an affirmative vote in favor of the adoption of the Bylaws as restated and urges you to return your proxy before the deadline.
Share Your Careers News at www.chicagobar.org
Have you recently made a job change or a career move? Share your news with other CBA members. See how to make a submission at www.chicagobar.org/membernews.
CBF Pro Bono Support Program
Pro bono programs in and around Chicago have a variety
of opportunities for you to help, and the CBF is available to help
you find a pro bono opportunity that fits your skills, interests and
availability. The CBF
Pro Bono Opportunities Guide is designed to help you find a pro
bono program that fits your needs. For a hard copy of the Guide or
for more information on pro bono opportunities, contact CBF Pro Bono
Director Kelly Tautges at email@example.com or