LACBA Event Calendar

Litigation Section Brown Bag Lunch: Protecting the Record

Please join our prominent appellate justices for an informal session in which they will discuss how trial lawyers can protect the record for a possible appeal. Topics will include issues relating to preserving legal record, and ensuring that the record contains what is necessary to present a compelling appellate argument.

Presented By: Litigation
When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Where: Ronald Reagan State Building, Los Angeles, CA

Legislative Updates and Recent Court Decisions

Presented By: Trusts & Estates
When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 12:15PM - 1:15PM
Where: Stanly Mosk Courthouse, LASC, Los Angeles,

Business Law Section Networking Mixer

Presented By: Business & Corporations Law
When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Where: 555 S. Flower Street, Los Angeles, CA

Congressional Investigations

Congressional Investigations: Why Every Industry Should Be Aware of What’s Going on in Washington

Presented By: Criminal Justice
When: Thursday, February 21, 2019 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

Annual Construction Law Update & Flaig Award

Annual Construction Law Update & Flaig Award

Presented By: Real Property
When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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The Argument Clinic

A re-enacted argument of a 2017 case, Kanno v. Marwit Capital Partners II., L.P, 18 Cal.App.5th 987 presented before a specially-convened panel of Justices of the Court of Appeal.

Presented By: Appellate Courts
When: Thursday, February 28, 2019 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Where: California Court of Appeal, Los Angeles,

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Cannabis & IP: Trademark, Trade Secrets, Patents

Cannabis & IP: Trademark, Trade Secrets, Patents- How to Protect Brands and Business Operations in the Emerging Cannabis Industry

Presented By: Entertainment Law and Intellectual Property
When: Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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Yoga in the Park with the Barristers/Young Attorneys

Barristers member, attorney, and yoga instructor Chloe Ghoogassian will lead a one-hour outdoor yoga class.

Presented By: Barristers / Young Attorneys
When: Saturday, March 2, 2019 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Where: Palisades Park, Santa Monica, CA

39th Annual Labor & Employment Law Symposium

Within the space of a day, this Symposium will provide invaluable practical information and insights concerning a number of topics of vital importance to professionals who work in, or whose work brings them in contact with the field of labor and employment law.

Presented By: Labor & Employment Law
When: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Where: Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles,

Introductory TAP

This is one in a series of courses offered by LACBA's acclaimed Trial Advocacy Project (TAP), where attorneys can get trial experience FAST.

Presented By: Trial Advocacy Project
When: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Where: 1055 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA

Building a Book of Business – Beyond the Business Card

A panel of three practicing attorneys will describe methods and systems they have employed to build a book of business that go beyond merely collecting other people’s business cards and which have successfully led to continued client development and business growth. Dinner and wine will be provided.

Presented By: Barristers / Young Attorneys
When: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 6:15PM - 7:30PM
Where: Greenberg Gross, Los Angeles, CA

Third Annual Sorrell Trope Trial Institute

Third Annual Sorrell Trope Trial Institute Program: Planning and Presenting Direct Evidence.  This year’s program will focus on organizing and presenting the client’s case through carefully crafted party and expert witness testimony and the use of exhibits and demonstrative evidence.

Presented By: Family Law
When: Saturday, March 9, 2019 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Where: InterContinental Hotel - Century City, Los Angeles,

Top Ten Cases in Real Estate for 2018

This program will cover important cases, decided by California courts and the U.S. Supreme Court in 2018, that will impact the practice of real estate law in California.

Presented By: Real Property
When: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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Civil Litigation Walk-Through Program - L.A. Superior Court

You are cordially invited to attend this year's civil litigation walk-through program. During the program, you will: •Learn the civil litigation process in the Los Angeles Superior Court, from case filing to trial verdict, from master trial lawyers and judges; •Gain valuable insight about case management, law and motion, discovery, pretrial and trial; •And more...

Presented By: Los Angeles County Bar Association
When: Saturday, March 16, 2019 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Where: Stanley Mosk Courthouse, Los Angeles, CA

Philip L. Goar Night of the Roundtables

Presented By: Appellate Courts
When: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Where: California Court of Appeal, Los Angeles,

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Litigation 2019 Bench Meets the Bar Luncheon

Please join us for the 2019 Bench Meets the Bar Luncheon, where many appellate and trial court judges and attorney members of our Los Angeles legal community come together in a unique and collegial atmosphere to meet, break bread together, and discuss the state of the Courts.

Presented By: Litigation
When: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Where: L.A. Grand Hotel Downtown, Los Angeles, CA

Bridging the Gap 2019

Please join us for this special one-day program featuring prominent attorneys and judicial officers with specific practice area expertise sharing their insights targeted at helping first– and second-year attorneys make the transition from law student to legal professional.

Presented By: Los Angeles County Bar Association
When: Saturday, March 30, 2019 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

2019 Appellate Courts Luncheon for the Supreme Court

The Appellate Courts Section will honor the California Supreme Court, The Court of Appeal Second Appellate District, and the Appellate Division of the Los Angeles County Superior Court at its annual luncheon. This event is by invitation only.

Presented By: Appellate Courts
When: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Where: OMNI Hotel, Los Angeles,

Supporting Women Real Estate Attorneys

Supporting Women Real Estate Attorneys – Empowering Women to Lead

Presented By: Real Property
When: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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2019 Labor & Employment Annual Retreat & Section Meeting

Join the LACBA Labor and Employment Law Section for its Annual Retreat at the Four Seasons Westlake Village on April 5-7, 2019. In addition to earning hours CLE credit you will have plenty of opportunity to mix and mingle with other labor and employment law practitioners and members of the judiciary in social and other informal activities.

Presented By: Labor & Employment Law
When: Friday, April 5, 2019 7:00PM - 1:00PM
Where: Four Seasons Hotel, Westlake Village,

10th Annual CFJ Golf Tournament

Please join us as a player or sponsor on April 8, 2019 at the beautiful MountainGate Country Club. Together, we stand at the forefront of providing equal access to legal services in our community by raising funds and directly contributing at the front lines of justice in four key areas: domestic violence, legal support of our veterans, immigration legal assistance and AIDS legal services.

Presented By: Counsel for Justice
When: Monday, April 8, 2019 9:00AM - 7:00PM
Where: MountainGate Country Club, Los Angeles, CA

51st Annual Family Law Symposium

Presented By: Family Law
When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 8:30AM - 5:00PM

2019 Dana Latham Awards Luncheon

2019 Dana Latham Awards Luncheon

Presented By: Taxation
When: Friday, June 7, 2019 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Where: Omni Los Angeles Hotel, Los Angeles, CA