issue of Bar Bytes has lots of good stuff - you can race with us,
“march” with us, and stay healthy with us. You can learn
with us, lunch with us, and check out Et Cetera, our
new feature that brings you “news you can use” of the
non-local nature. As for my mask....see item 4. Stay well!
Lagusch, Columbus Bar Executive Director
1. Join Our Team
for Race Judicata
2. Attention! Technology Boot Camp: Microsoft Office
Members Now Save 20% on Courier and Delivery Services
Practice Preparedness for the Flu
Columbus Bar Committee Webpages
Municipal Court Judges to Lunch with New Lawyers
7. New Lawyer Training – Solid Nuts &
Bolts for Any Attorney
8. LexisNexis Coffee Break Webinar Series
9. Et Cetera
Our Team for Race Judicata
Race Judicata is a 5k charity run/walk for people and pets presented
by the Moritz College of Law Student Bar Association. The purpose
of Race Judicata is to bring law students and members of the Columbus
legal community together for a charitable endeavor, reinforce the
importance of community service, and raise money for the Columbus
race will be held on October 16 at 6:00pm at
Fred Beekman Park (corner of Lane Avenue
and Kenny Road).
Columbus Bar is organizing a team to run the Race Judicata.
$15 registration fee includes t-shirt.
sure to select the Columbus Bar as your team!
Deadline: October 9, 2009
Technology Boot Camp: Microsoft Office 2007 for Lawyers
a Microsoft Office 2007 Expert and earn
14 hours of CLE credit!
October 6 & 13,
8:45am to 5:30pm (both days)
Barron Henley, HMU Consulting
comprehensive 2-day program has been approved for 14 CLE hours by
the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on CLE.
tailored for law office needs, this course will help you utilize
Microsoft Office 2007 to its fullest potential.
PowerPoint for Lawyers
Outlook for Lawyers
Word for Lawyers
$579 for Columbus Bar members
$699 for non-members
program is not eligible for CLE Easy Pass
here for more information about this program.
Contact Paula Coulter at 614/340.2029.
Member Benefit: Save 20% on Courier and Delivery Services
Columbus Bar is pleased to announce our latest member benefit, saving
you 20% on courier and delivery
your immediate or schedule deliveries
up your mail at the post office
a title to the title office and return it to your office
documents at the courthouse
up and deliver office supplies
reliable friendly couriers will work with you to meet all your delivery
Preparedness for the Flu
out this timely
and helpful information from www.flu.gov:
for 2009 H1N1 Influenza:
A Preparedness Guide for Small Business
other tips on staying healthy during flu season, watch for details
about the Wellness Fair October 27 - 29 at the CBA.
Bar Committee Webpages
Columbus Bar website is your best resource for all things committee
related! From accessing copies of meeting materials to checking
out upcoming meeting topics and events or connecting with other
committee members, each committee page offers “one stop shopping”
for all the information you need to make your committee membership
work for you. And, with new features like message boards and practice
area specific newsfeeds on the horizon, committee pages will help
you stay up-to-date on relevant issues even when you can’t
join us in person for those monthly noon meetings!
always interested in hearing from you so please check out the pages
for your committees and then let us know what else we could add
to make the pages even more robust and helpful. To access committee
pages, visit www.cbalaw.org/committees.
Court Judges to Lunch
with New Lawyers
with the judges about their courtrooms, leadership roles in the
community, professional careers, and life experiences is a unique
and valuable experience for young attorneys. On Thursday, October
29, the Municipal Court judges will join the New Lawyers committee
for a special noon lunch meeting here at the Columbus Bar. Judges
and new lawyers will sit down for small group conversation over
an informal meal provided free of charge.
Columbus Bar members in their first 5 years of practice are invited
to join us for this event, but space is limited. Those interested
in attending must RSVP to Marcia Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org
or 340.2051) by the end of business on Friday, October 23.
Lawyer Training –
Solid Nuts & Bolts for Any Attorney
Columbus Bar Association is excited to be offering, for the first
time, New Lawyer Training in an unbundled format. All required new
lawyer hours are provided. Seminars offer great basic information
for the new attorney, as well as the seasoned lawyer expanding their
practice. Programs take place Tuesdays beginning November 10 to
For more information about these sessions, visit www.cbalaw.org/cle.
Workers Compensation & Social Security Disability
to Basic Criminal Law
Interviews, Depositions, & Discovery
Client Fund Management & Law Office Management
Injury, Demand Letters, & ADR/Mediation
Coffee Break Webinar Series
out these upcoming
(free!) webinars from LexisNexis
in October 2009:
October 6, 4:00-5:00pm
How the California E-Discovery Act Impacts You and Your Clients
Access More Expert Witness Information Faster than Ever
Extended Analysis: How the California E-Discovery Act
Impacts You and Your Clients
When 10 Days Is Really 14 Days: Be Prepared for
Federal Rules Timing Changes
Strengthen Your Position on Insurance Policy Interpretations
Ideas for Growing Your Practice
ideas that are easy to execute are often overlooked ways to help
your practice prosper.
up your PC, PDA and smartphone with these lawyer-friendly favorites.
RECOVERY: Anticipating Death
can safeguard all your data, yet fail at business continuity if
you don't have a plan for reconstructing your practice or law department
in the face of the unthinkable.
In the Cloud
what exactly is SaaS (a.k.a. "cloud" computing), you ask?
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