VOL. 127 | NO. 165 | Thursday, August 23, 2012
Memphis Breakfast Rotary Club will meet Thursday, Aug. 23, at 7 a.m. at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Glen Vanderford, regional Rotary Foundation director, will speak. Contact Mark Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Black Business Association of Memphis will meet Thursday, Aug. 23, at 8 a.m. at the Renaissance Business Center, 555 Beale St. Call 526-9300.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will present a business litigation briefing titled “Social Media in Litigation, Discovery and the Courtroom,” Thursday, Aug. 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Baker Donelson’s offices, 165 Madison Ave., suite 2000. Clinton P. Sanko will speak. Registration begins at 8 a.m. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com.
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Alumni Chapter will host a continuing legal education class titled “Busted! Local and National Criminal Issues,” Thursday, Aug. 23, at 8:30 a.m. in the Wade Auditorium of the law school, 1 N. Front St. Visit memphisbar.org for costs and registration details.
Downtown Memphis Commission board of directors will meet Thursday, Aug. 23, at noon in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
The National Black MBA Association Memphis chapter will hold its Power Up Your Possibilities networking meeting Thursday, Aug. 23, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Salsa restaurant, 6150 Poplar Ave. Visit nbmbaamemphis.org.
Sportin’ Fore Kids Weekend benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis will begin with the Buddy Up Fore Kids golf tournament Friday, Aug. 24, and continue with the Clays for Kids clay shoot Saturday, Aug. 25, at Harrah’s Tunica, 13615 Old Highway 61 N. Register at rmhc-memphis.org.
The Federal Bar Association Memphis Mid-South Chapter will hold the Memphis Trial Practice Summer Seminar Friday, Aug. 24, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the federal courthouse, 167 N. Main St. Speakers include jury strategist Jason Bloom; U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Diane Vescovo; Mike McLaren of Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee PC; and Les Jones of Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Gavel Club of Memphis will meet for a Dutch treat lunch Friday, Aug. 24, at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Marilyn Rabinowitz, Literacy Mid-South director of community initiatives, will speak. Call Bob Gray at 494-8639.