VOL. 111 | NO. 194 | Thursday, October 16, 1997
Frederick J. Lewis, partner in the McKnight, Hudson, Lewis, Ford & Harrison law firm, was inducted as a fellow in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers of the American Bar Association. The college was established in 1996 to recognize leadership in the employment law area. Lewis was the only 1997 inductee from Tennessee. Lewis is listed in The Best Lawyers in America and is included in Whos Who in American Law. He is a past president of the Memphis chapter of the Federal Bar Association and is a fellow in the Tennessee Bar Foundation.
The Memphis/Mid-South chapter of the Federal Bar Association and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee will co-sponsor a continuing legal education seminar today from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the U.S. courthouse. Louis Marcus of Magibox and Bruce Kramer of Borod & Kramer will present "Practicing Law in the Computer Information Age: The Internet and Legal Ethics." The cost is $45 for FBA members and $50 for nonmembers. The program is approved for 1.5 hours of ethics credit and 1.5 hours of dual credit. To register, call Delaine Smith at 756-1550.
The merchants of Overton Square, with corporate sponsors First American National Bank, The Memphis Flyer and D. Canale Beverages, are sponsoring a family law enforcement expo on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The rain date is Sunday at the same time. Representatives from the Memphis Police Department and the Shelby County Sheriffs Office will be on hand as will representatives from Crime Stoppers, Memphis Area Neighborhood Watch, the Exchange Clubs Family Center, the Victims Assistance Center, the Commission on Missing and Exploited Children and the Memphis Child Advocacy Center. For more information, call 278-6300.
The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor a seminar on collection analysis on Friday from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. The speakers will be Earl C. Buckles of Baker Donelson Bearman & Caldwell and Mike Bursi of Rice Smith Bursi Veazey Amundsen & Jewell. The seminar offers three hours of continuing education credit. The cost is $85 for MBA members and $95 for nonmembers.