VOL. 112 | NO. 168 | Thursday, September 17, 1998
The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor a seminar on premarital agreements from noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Peabody. The speaker will be Susan Callison of the Bogatin Law Firm. The seminar offers one hour of continuing education credit. The cost befor
The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor a seminar on premarital agreements from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Peabody. The speaker will be Susan Callison of the Bogatin Law Firm. The seminar offers one hour of continuing education credit. The cost before Sept. 21 is $35 for MBA members, $40 for non-members and $25 for non-attorneys.
The American Law Institute-American Bar Association Committee on Continuing Professional Education will offer a satellite update on estate planning on Oct. 1. The three-hour video broadcast via the American Law Network will be offered locally at the Shelby County Courthouse, 140 Adams Ave., Room 134. The cost is $155. To register, call (800) 253-6397.
The Justice Network will sponsor a golf scramble to benefit the Community Legal Center on Oct. 24 at Memphis Oaks Golf Club. It will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. A barbecue lunch will be catered by Neelys. The cost is $75 per person and $20 for non-golfers. To register, make checks payable to the Community Legal Center, c/o Ellen Fite, 242 Poplar Ave., Memphis, Tenn. 38103. For more information, call 526-1088.
The American Law Institute-American Bar Association Committee on Continuing Professional Education is accepting nominations for the 1999 Francis Rawle Award for outstanding contributions to the field of post-admission legal education. The committee will look for outstanding contributions in the form of publications, lectures, or creation or administration of programs. Recent specific contributions, contributions over time or career achievements will be considered. Nominations should be forwarded by March 5 to the Rawle Award Committee, ALI-ABA, 4025 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19104-3099.
The Memphis Bar Association will sponsor several continuing legal education seminars in October including topics such as direct and cross examination on Oct. 7, buying and selling small businesses on Oct. 8, ethics on Oct. 9 and fair debt collection on Oct. 15. Seminars also will address family law, estate planning, criminal law and bankruptcy.