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Successful Re-Entry: Addressing Legal Needs for People After Incarceration
Friday, July 12, 2019
Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans LA 70130
9AM - 2:15PM

This training, sponsored by the LSBA Access to Justice Commission, is open to attorneys listed on the LSBA’s Modest Means Directory and attorneys who volunteer for the Re-Entry Legal Clinic, operated by the Justice and Accountability Center, First 72+, and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services. The Re-Entry Legal Clinic was created to reduce legal barriers that people face after incarceration. Attorneys interested in joining the Modest Means Directory can learn more here

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Wellness Wednesday - Raising the BAR on Wellness: Limitless Limitations
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Location:
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans
Registration: 11:30 a.m.-Noon
Seminar: Noon-1:00 p.m.
Registration Fees
 Registration $10 (limited to 30 registrants)
 
Join us for an hour of ways to live a less stressful life with Eleanor B. McAuliffe, LPC.


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ETHICS FRIDAY CLE SERIES: Ethics in the Practice of Immigration Law
Friday, July 19, 2019
Location

LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 11:30 a.m.-Noon 
Seminar: Noon-1:00 p.m.

Registration....
$10 (Limited to 30 Registrants)
Webcast....
$10  (Unlimited)

Join us for an hour of discussion with a distinguished member of the LSBA Ethics Advisory Service Committee, Oxana Bowman, on Ethics in the Practice of Immigration Law. Available in person or via Webcast.

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Employment Law Update 2019
Friday, August 16, 2019
Hilton Riverside Hotel
2 Poydras St., New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:15p.m.
Fee: $320

The American workplace continues to be a prolific source of challenging legal issues and claims, and significant changes in labor and employment law have been occurring at a faster pace than ever, particularly with some of the new federal agency heads being approved by the Senate, a Democrat controlled House, and active state and local legislative actions affecting the workplace. This popular annual seminar will bring employment law practitioners up to date on the latest developments in this dynamic field. REGISTER NOW!!
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ETHICS FRIDAY SERIES: A Lawyer's Role: Dealing with Cybercrimes
Friday, August 23, 2019
Location

LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 11:30a.m.-Noon
Seminar: Noon-1:00p.m.

Registration.... $10 (limited to 30 Registrants)
Webcast..... $10 (unlimited to registrants)

Join us for an hour of discussion with a distinguished member of the Ethics Advisory Service Committee, Adrejia L. A. Boutte Swafford, LLM,  This seminar will address terms of the industry, regarding cybercrimes, and what our role and obligations are to our clients and as entity owners. Available in person or via Webcast.

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2019 Specialty Bars Conference
Saturday, August 24, 2019
The Specialty Bars Conference will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, 924 Canal St., New Orleans, LA. This conference developed with the issues of specialty bars in mind, offers sessions that will facilitate discussion on timely issues in the legal profession and beyond.

Date:
August 24, 2019
Registration
: 8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. 
Registration Fee: $100
Schedule: 8:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m. 
CLE CREDIT HOURS: 5.0 CLE Credit Hours including Ethics, Professionalism, and Law Office Management (Pending Approval)

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Ethics & Professionalism (Lafayette)
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Registration: Noon-12:30 p.m.
Seminar: 12:30-4:45 p.m.
Fee: $250/ $275 On-Site

Get your ethics & professionalism credits early!! *Attendance my qualify your firm for a Loss Control credit on your next professional liability policy written through CNA and administered by Gilsbar. (Subject to company underwriting guidelines: Call 1-800-GILSBAR for details.)
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The Essential 2019 Estate Planning Playbook: The Latest Xs & Os and the Future Razzle Dazzle
Friday, September 6, 2019
Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel
800 Rue Iberville • New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:15 a.m.
Seminar: 8:15 a.m.-4:15p.m.
Fees: $320 / After Aug. 30 - $345

Do you want to expand your trust and estate planning playbook and have the knowledge to impress the future draft class of potential clients? Grab your cleats and suit up and join us on the gridiron. This seminar covers a fresh set of topics that address the changing landscape of trust and estate planning.
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26th Annual Admiralty Symposium
Friday, September 13, 2019
Windsor Court Hotel
300 Gravier St., New Orleans

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $320

REGISTER NOW for this popular annual program! RICHARD J. ARSENAULT, seminar chair since the program’s inception leads the discussions. Presentation topics include personal jurisdiction, prosecuting & defending maritime injury claims, litigating maritime asbestos related claims, punitive damages, and  recent admiralty rulings. The afternoon presentations include ethics, professionalism, and tips from the bench  Leave prepared with a solid understanding of the latest issues on the high seas!
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Ethics & Professionalism (New Orleans)
Friday, September 20, 2019
Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 8:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
Fee: $250 / $275 On-Site


Get your ethics & professionalism credits early!! *Attendance my qualify your firm for a Loss Control credit on your next professional liability policy written through CNA and administered by Gilsbar. (Subject to company underwriting guidelines: Call 1-800-GILSBAR for details.)

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SAVE THE DATE! Ethics Friday Series: What Ethical Duties are owed to my Clients?
Friday, September 20, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Seminar: 9-10:00 A.m.

Registration... $10 (limited to 30 registrants)
Webcast... $10 (unlimited to registrants)


Please join us for an hour of discussion with a distinguished member of the Ethics Advisory Service Committee, Leslie Schiff.
Available in person and via Webcast. (Opening soon)
2019 Louisiana Justice Community Conference (By Invitation Only)
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - Friday, October 11, 2019
REGISTRATION OPENS IN JULY

Crown Plaza Executive Center 

4728 Constitution Avenue
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

For two days, public interest advocates will come together to learn, network, and collaborate with justice community members from around the state. In addition to regular conference programming, we will distribute two Civil Legal Aid Awards to recognize colleagues who have developed innovative ways of delivering legal services and provided exemplary service to those most in need.

As always, the Louisiana State Bar Association is proud to provide the conference for civil legal aid attorneys working fulltime with a qualified program. The event is by invitation only. To be eligible to attend the LA Justice Community Conference free-of-charge, you must be employed full-time by a qualified civil legal aid provider (see list).

In addition to the regularly scheduled program, we will also offer the CINC pre-conference by invitation only on Thursday, October 10. To be eligible to attend the CINC Pre-conference free-of-charge, you must:
        1) Be employed full-time by a qualified civil legal aid provider (see list); OR
        2) Provide contract CINC services for a qualified civil legal aid provider (see list).
Hanging Out Your Own Shingle
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Ave. • New Orleans

Registration: 7:30-8:00 a.m.
Seminar: 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

This add-on option to the Bridging the Gap program will provide practical "need to kow" information about starting a solo practice.
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SAVE THE DATE! Ethics Friday Series: Recent Developments in Legal Ethics
Friday, October 18, 2019
LA Bar Center
601 St. Charles Avenue. • New Orleans

Registration: 11:30 a.m.-Noon
Seminar: Noon-1:00 p.m.

Registration... $10 (Limited to 30 Registrants)
Webcast... $10 (Unlimited)

Please join us for an hour of discussion with a distinguished member of the Ethics Advisory Service Committee, Dane Ciolino.
Available in person and via Webcast. (Opening Soon)
LSBA CLE Series on Disabilities Related Issues: "Social Security"
Friday, October 25, 2019
Hosted by the LSBA Diversity Committee's Pipeline to Diversity and Outreach Subcommittee 

Date: 
October 25, 2019
Location: Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA
Registration Fee: FREE
Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Schedule: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
CLE Credit hrs: 1.50 CLE credits (Pending Approval).
Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel your registration, kindly contact the Member Outreach and Diversity team at diversity@lsba.org by Friday, October 18, 2019 so we can cancel your registration. Please note that space is limited. Credits will be processed within two weeks of receipt of the cancellation request.


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SAVE THE DATE! 2019 "Natchitoches Lights" CLE
Friday, December 13, 2019
Location: Chateau Saint Denis Hotel, 751 Second St., Natchitoches, LA

The LSBA’s Committee on Diversity in the Legal Profession is hosting the “Natchitoches Lights” CLE seminar on Friday, December 13, 2019 at the Chateau Saint Denis Hotel, Natchitoches, LA. More details to come.
2020 SOLO, SMALL FIRM & TECH CONFERENCE
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - Wednesday, March 4, 2020
LSBA'S 13th SOLO, SMALL FIRM & TECH CONFERENCE!!  

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SAVE THE DATE! 2020 Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession
Friday, March 27, 2020
Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA

Please join the LSBA, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and a host of statewide local and specialty bar associations for the 13th Annual Conclave on Diversity in the Profession. The Conclave is scheduled for Friday March 27, 2020 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. More details to come.
FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - COVINGTON


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FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - LAKE CHARLES


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FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - BOSSIER CITY


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FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
FOUR CORNERS - WEST MONROE


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Louisiana State Bar Association
601 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600