your name in our bar directory resides somewhere from Mark Abel,
past Sherri Lazear and up to George Lyons, your December plans may
include spending 24 hours (or less) on completing your CLE requirements.
We’re here to help! Be sure to check out our great upcoming
CLE offerings, including Lincoln on Professionalism. If you are
registered for that November 19 presentation, you are one of the
lucky ones, because it’s sold out! But don’t despair
– we will repeat it in February. Call now and get your name
on the list.
me know what you think of our commercial – you can follow
the link below, but you’ll also be seeing in on Channel 10-WBNS.
It’s tough for a lot of people in our community to navigate
legal issues and needs – we hope our new ad will help “smooth
Lagusch, Columbus Bar Executive Director
1. FormFire Streamlines
Health Insurance Comparisons
2. Luxury Boxes at the World Series of Demolition
3. Enjoy the Demolition Through Webcam
4. Watch Our New Commercial
5. From the Red Cross
6. Discounted Pricing at PrevaHealth for Columbus Bar
7. LexisNexis Coffee Break Webinar Series
Streamlines Health Insurance Comparisons
Char Sutak, Employee Benefits, Willis HRH
you dread insurance comparison shopping? Gone are the days when
your firm was required to fill out forms for each carrier. Willis
HRH has streamlined insurance comparison shopping. With Formfire,
you have confirmed medical pricing from multiple health insurance
carriers such as Anthem and Medical Mutual, by filling out just
one simple online application. Continue
Boxes at the World Series
Bruce Campbell, Bar Counsel
Allen, the late and nonpareil sportscaster (and a lawyer, by the
way) always described being in the best possible position in life
as “sitting in the catbird seat.” The phrase apparently
refers to the fact that catbirds choose the highest branch in the
highest tree on which to perch. Well, that is just where the CBA’s
offices are as the Columbus City Center completes its journey from
chichi palace of avarice to humongous rubble heap, and the view
is smashing – literally. Continue
the Demolition Through Webcam
Capitol South and Standard Parking met to discuss the continued
operation of the underground parking garage as the City Center demolition
continues. The parking garage is intended to remain open with temporary
weekend closures and minimal parking space relocations throughout
the course of the demolition and construction. Continue
Our New Commercial
The Columbus Bar is proud of the quality legal work our members
our new brand commercial to understand why clients
might start asking whether you're a member of the Columbus Bar.
the Red Cross
Columbus-based employers should plan to have 30% of their staff
out for two weeks in the next three months due to flu (some will
be home caring for sick kids, some will be sick themselves). The
number of reported cases grew by 20% again this week.
10 steps your business can take to help prepare for pandemic flu.
Columbus Bar is working to keep you healthy, too. We're instituting
a no handshake zone until flu season ends and we're providing plenty
of antibacterial wipes, hand sanitizer, hand soap and boxes of tissues.
Pricing at PrevaHealth for Columbus Bar Members
The best health strategy always has been to stay well and protect
your good health. The fact is that nearly 90% of the causes of death
and disability take years to develop and are preventable if they
are detected early. The single best test for identifying most diseases
in their earliest stages is the EBT scan. The test is accurate,
quick, and painless. As a benefit of your membership, the Columbus
Bar Association is offering discounted pricing at PrevaHealth for
current CBA members. Continue
Coffee Break Webinar Series
out these upcoming
(free!) webinars from LexisNexis
in November 2009:
17 , 12:00-12:20pm
Semantic Search from LexisNexis®: A Look Under the Hood
2009 California E-Discovery Act: Understanding the Processes, Procedures
19 , 12:00-12:20pm
Using PowerInvoice to Simplify Online Billing
Windows 7 Worth the Upgrade?
October 22, Microsoft released its newest operating system, Windows
7. Initial reviews have been largely positive, but is it worth upgrading
from Windows XP or Vista? Check out the full review from CNET and
look over the new features before you buy.
Marketing Tips for New, Small Law Firms
unprecedented series of law firm layoffs has thousands of lawyers
looking for work. Many are hanging out their own shingle for the
first time either as solo practitioners or as part of two- to five-partner
“micro” firms. To turn the pink-slip trend into a profitable
new business quickly in this tough economy, every non-billable hour
needs to generate leads and build business. The following are Internet
marketing tips for budding sole practitioners and micro practices.
The CBA provides links to various sources of information in Columbus
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The opinions expressed by the authors are their own, and the CBA
is not responsible for reliance on any such information.