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25
JAN
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Free Screening of "A Path Appears, Episode One: Sex Trafficking in the USA"

As part of Human Trafficking Awareness Week, on January 25 special guest Laurel Bellows will introduce and join us for a showing of the gripping film, “A Path Appears, Episode One: Sex Trafficking in the USA.” The free event will be held from 12:00-1:30 p.m. at The Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. P ...[continued]



26
JAN
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Mechanics Lien and Construction Claims

This seminar will discuss mechanics liens and construction claims on both private and public projects. It will provide an analysis of how to prosecute and defend such claims, and the ethical issues involved in doing so. 8:45-9:30 a.m. Perfecting Mechanics Liens on Private Projects James Dash, Ca ...[continued]



30
JAN
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Making Sausage and Legislation in Illinois

Gain a better understanding of Illinois' legislative process. Our distinguished panel of legislative experts will provide you with an overview of the Springfield scene followed by a panel discussion of Illinois' Legislative process. Panelists: Representative, Elgie R. Sims, Jr., Illinois Legislat ...[continued]



1
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: To H-1B Or Not To H-1B and Other Immigration Questions

Speaker: Nancy Vizer. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys'' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



2
FEB
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Diversity in the Legal Profession: Navigating Cultural and Gender Differences in the Workplace

Topics and speakers: CROSS-CULTURAL LAWYERING How to Effectively Navigate Cultural Differences in an Increasingly Diverse and Global World Shannon P. Bartlett, Dean of Students, University of Chicago Law School TOWARD A MORE SENSITIVE AND INCLUSIVE WORKPLACE Writing as a Reader, Speaking as a L ...[continued]



8
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: 2017 Income Tax Update

Speaker: Lawrence Krupp, Director, Kessler Orlean Silver. 1.5 hours General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



10
FEB
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Wine Tasting to Benefit CBA Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

Join your colleagues at the CBA on February 10 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for an evening of wine tasting and small bites, music and mingling. $50 per person. For tickets, email Tamra Drees or call 312-554-2057



15
FEB
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Entrapment – Are You Predisposed?

Speaker: Hon. James A. Shapiro (ret’d). 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



23
FEB
2017
Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois
HLAI Judges Night

Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois cordially invites you to its First Annual JUDGES NIGHT Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. McCormick & Schmick’s 1 E. Upper Wacker Dr. Chicago, IL (between State St. and Wabash St.) www.hlai.org RSVP via EventBrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e ...[continued]



23
FEB
2017
Northwest Suburban Bar Association
NWSBA Mock Trial Invitational

24 high schools compete at the annual mock trial at the Rolling Meadows courthouse in front of real judges.



24
FEB
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Miami Nights: A Casino Night featuring a Texas Hold’em Tournament

Shake off the cold weather and raise funds for The Chicago Bar Foundation (CBF) while enjoying an exciting evening with your colleagues and friends at “Miami Nights!” The Young Lawyers Section invites you to The University Club on February 24, 2017 for an evening of table games, a Texas Hold’em Tour ...[continued]



7
MAR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Judicial Reception

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8
MAR
2017
Chicago Bar Association
Mostly Mozart: CBA Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Concert

The CBA Symphony Orchestra and Chorus are pleased to present "Mostly Mozart" on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Cathedral (Wabash at Huron). $12 Adult, $10 student. Purchase tickets at http://mozartinchicago.bpt.me. Tickets also available at the door.



15
MAR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Family Law IMD

Speaker: Judge Grace Dickler. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



30
MAR
2017
Black Women Lawyers Association
2017 National Summit of Black Women Lawyers

BWLA is thrilled to announce the 2017 National Summit of Black Women Lawyers, entitled, Legacy: Celebrating Our History and Charting Our Future! To make this event a success, we need your help! If you are interested in volunteering on the 2017 Summit, please email president@bwla.or



3
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Model Seder

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10
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Pesach

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



11
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 1st Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



12
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 2nd Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply for the duration of the 8 day holiday, including those days which are not designated as holy days.



16
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shevi Shel Pesach

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



17
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 7th Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



18
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Passover 8th Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Dietary restrictions apply.



26
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: 2017 Ethics Update

Speaker: Wendy Muchman, ARDC Director of Litigation. 2 hours Professional Responsibility credits pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys'' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



27
APR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue/AABAR Joint Event

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10
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Burnout in Lawyering II

Speaker: Alice Virgil, M.A., L.C.S.W. 1 hour Professional Responsibility credits pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



24
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Service & Process

Speaker: Joel Chupack. 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



30
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shavuot

Jewish Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



31
MAY
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 1st Day

Jewish Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



1
JUN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shavuot 2nd Day

Jewish Holy Day ends at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



28
JUN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Annual Meeting & Installation

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