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29
SEP
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Paths to Teaching Law

Have you ever thought about teaching law or wondered how to find law teaching opportunities? During this interactive panel discussion, you will hear from multiple lawyers who have successfully transitioned from full-time law practice to teaching law as an adjunct or full-time professor. Then they ...[continued]



2
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Rosh Hashanah

Jewish High Holy Day begins at sunset. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Begins the 10 days of repentance.



3
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 1st Day

Jewish High Holy Day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted. Begins the 10 days of repentance.



4
OCT
2016
Catholic Lawyers Guild of Chicago
Red Mass

The Catholic Lawyers Guild of Chicago cordially invites lawyers, judges, and all those who work in the legal system to attend the eighty-second annual Votive Mass of the Holy Spirit, traditionally known as “The Red Mass,” at 5:15 PM on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, at Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago. Arch ...[continued]



4
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Rosh Hashanah 2nd Day

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



5
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois Lieutenant Governor to Keynote Alliance for Women Kick-Off

Join the Alliance for Women at their annual kick-off reception on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the CBA Building, 321 S Plymouth Court. Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti will be the guest speaker. Thank you to our generous sponsor Schiff Hardin. RSVP at www.chicagobar.org/ ...[continued]



7
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Wellness for Lawyers

This seminar will address why it is prime time for the legal profession to address personal and professional wellness and work-life balance; define what "wellness" means generally and specifically to you; and provide scientifically proven methods an individual, law firm, or other group might use to ...[continued]



11
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Yom Kippur

Jewish High Holy Day begins at sunset. The holiest day of the Jewish calendar. Fast day and continuous prayer throughout the day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



12
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Yom Kippur

Jewish High Holy Day ends at sunset. The holiest day of the Jewish calendar. Fast day and continuous prayer throughout the day. No work, writing, commerce or travel is permitted.



14
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Free Barristers Big Band Concert: Mercer & Mancini

Swing to the sounds of Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini with the CBA Barristers Big Band on Friday, October 14, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the Harold Washington Library Center. Concerts is free and open to the public.



14
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
U.S. Immigration Policy: What the Future Holds

Join the CBA on October 14 from 12:00-1:30 p.m. for an objective perspective on changes in U.S. immigration policies and the possible impact on them from the 2016 Presidential election. Policies and views on immigration related to business and families as well as the intersection between immigration ...[continued]



16
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Sukkot

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



17
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 1st Day

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



18
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Storytelling for Lawyers

Lawyers are storytellers. We seek to convince our audience, whether it be in court or out, that our client’s story is true, important, and worthy of their attention. Keith Grant, Office of the Lake County Public Defender, and Larry Wood, Legal Assistance Foundation, will provide you with the tools n ...[continued]



18
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Sukkot 2nd Day

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



19
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
7 Key Strategies to Growing Your Book of Business through More Effective Networking

On October 19, join the CBA Young Lawyers Section and Steve Fretzin of Sales Results to understand 7 key strategies to growing your book of business through more effective networking. Then, stick around and put those skills into practice at the networking social hour following the presentation where ...[continued]



20
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Archbishop Cupich Special Guest at Association Luncheon

CBA members are invited to a special Association Luncheon featuring Archbishop Blase J. Cupich on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at The Standard Club, 320 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago. A reception will take place at 11:30 a.m. followed by a luncheon at 12:00 p.m. $75 per person, $750 for a table of ten. For ...[continued]



20
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
SuperCONNECT: Network With Chicago's Business Leaders

The CBA is joining the Illinois CPA Society, Turnaround Management Association Chicago/Midwest Chapter, and 10 other professional associations at SUPERCONNECT, for a collaborative event geared toward fostering connections and networking opportunities among professionals, membership associations, and ...[continued]



23
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Erev Shmini Atzeret

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



24
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Shmini Atzeret

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



25
OCT
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Simchat Torah

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



26
OCT
2016
Commercial Law League of America
CLLA Events @ NCBJ 2016

CLLA will again be hosting events at NCBJ in 2016. The CLLA programming has two parts, the Annual Luncheon & Educational Program featuring the presentation of the Lawrence P. King Award for Excellence in Bankruptcy and the CLLA’s Honorable Frank W. Koger Memorial Education Program:Current Developme ...[continued]



26
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Justice: An Evening of Stories and Community

As part of Pro Bono Week 2016, join The Chicago Bar Foundation and the Young Lawyers Section on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Revolution Brewing. Get to know your fellow justice-minded colleagues and enjoy listening to stories of justice shared by volunteers from the audience. In ...[continued]



27
OCT
2016
Chicago Bar Association
23rd Annual Pro Bono and Community Service Fair

Meet with representatives from 40+ of Chicago’s legal aid, pro bono, community service and mentoring organizations to find an opportunity that fits your schedule, interests and goals. Join the YLS, CBA and CBF for the 23rd Annual Pro Bono and Community Service Fair. The Fair will be held at the law ...[continued]



2
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Navigating the Workers Compensation Commission

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



2
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Jewish Judges Association of Illinois Annual Dinner

14th Annual Justice, Lifetime Achievement, and Public Service Award and Installation Dinner Honorable Seymour Simon Justice Award: Judge Marvin P. Luckman Lifetime Achievement Award: Judge Earl B. Hoffenberg Honorable Richard J. Elrod Public Service Award: Justice Richard P. Goldenhersh Dietary ...[continued]



3
NOV
2016
Chicago Bar Association
Lawyers' Assistance Program Annual Dinner

The Lawyers' Assistance Program will host their annual dinner on November 3, 5:30 p.m., at the University Club of Chicago, 76 E. Monroe St., Chicago. WGN anchor Mark Suppelsa and musician Ava Suppelsa will keynote the event. For more information contact LAP at 312-726-6607 or visit www.illinoislap.o ...[continued]



9
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: The 2nd Amendment and Gun Rights in Illinois

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



16
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Maximizing Social Security Retirement Benefits For You and For Your Clients: Inside the Black Box!

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



19
NOV
2016
Chicago Bar Association
The Chicago Bar Association Fall Benefit

Bring the family and join the CBF for a fun, casual evening at the Museum of Science and Industry on November 19! From eye-opening exhibits and unique family activities, to a sprawling silent auction, the CBF’s largest annual event provides an unforgettable night in one of Chicago’s most iconic mus ...[continued]



30
NOV
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: The New Residential Closing Process

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



1
DEC
2016
Chicago Bar Association
The Bar Show - This Case is a Shamilton

Don't miss the Association's 93-year old tradition, The Bar Show, a musical comedy revue parodying local and national political, sports, and showbiz figures. Tickets are now onsale for "This Case is a Shamilton" running December 1-4 at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre. $45 main floor and $35 balcony. G ...[continued]



7
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Elder Law and Ethics

Speaker: Michael Erde 1 hour Professional Responsibility credit pending for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



14
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Police/Civilian Interaction

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



20
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Chanukah Party

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25
DEC
2016
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Chanukah

Jewish Festival. There are no prohibitions during this 8 day holiday.



11
JAN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: Current Trends in ADR

Speakers: Elizabeth Lyons and Cecilia Horan 1 hour General MCLE credit for Decalogue members. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



18
JAN
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
CLE: MLK Day Video CLE

Video and speakers TBA 2 hours Professional Responsibility credits pending. Sponsored by Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.



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.



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.



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.



7
MAR
2017
Decalogue Society of Lawyers
Decalogue Judicial Reception

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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.



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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