VOL. 115 | NO. 95 | Thursday, May 17, 2001
Weintraub, Stock, Bennett & Grisham PC has relocated its office to the Renaissance Center, 1715 Aaron Brenner Drive, Suite 512. The firm concentrates its practice on representing employees in labor and employment matters.
John Sandford will be the guest for a taping of the radio program Book Talk at 11:30 a.m. today at the main library, 1850 Peabody Ave. Sandford is promoting the 12th installment in his "Prey" series, "Chosen Prey." Book Talk is locally produced by WYPL FM 89.3, the librarys radio reading service for the print impaired, then distributed to more than 30 stations nationally.
The annual spring "Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update" will be shown at noon Friday at the Memphis Bar Association, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. The event focuses on proposed regulations for minimum required distributions under Section 401(a)(9), recent developments for Section 401(k) plans and merger and acquisition issues. The update is approved for 3.67 hours of continuing legal education credit. Faculty for the event includes Pamela D. Perdue of the St. Louis firm Summers, Compton, Wells & Hamburg and Thomas D. Terry the Groom Law Group of Washington, D.C. To register, send $175 to Memphis Bar Association, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050, Memphis, Tenn., 38103.
The Memphis Bar Association hosts a seminar on the new Article 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in the MBA Conference Center, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050. Speakers are LeeAnne Cox of Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC, U.S. Trustee Ellen Vergos and University of Memphis professor Paulette Delk. The course is approved for three hours of general continuing legal education credit. The cost for MBA members is $75, $85 for non-members and $25 for non-attorneys or those who do not need CLE credit. Send payment to MBA, One Commerce Square, Suite 1050, Memphis, Tenn., 38103.
Lifeblood is hosting its fifth annual MASH Bash through Tuesday. MASH Bash is a celebration of the MASH television series. Each center will decorate to resemble a MASH unit, complete with military trimmings. Lifeblood staff members will dress like characters from the show. Everyone who tries to donate blood during this event will receive a T-shirt and a coupon for a free Dairy Queen Blizzard. Call 522-8585 or visit www.lifeblood.org for locations and the MASH Bash schedule.