LACBA Event Calendar

40-Hour Mediation Training

This Forty-Hour training is designed to fulfill the training requirements of all local courts and the California Dispute Resolution Programs Act.

Presented By: Attorney Client Mediation & Arbitration Services
When: Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:30AM - 5:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles,

Wow!! Why Didn’t I Think of That?

Presented By: Real Property
When: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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Meet 4 New Justices of the 2nd Appellate District

Come meet four of the new justices in the Second Appellate District and learn about their judicial philosophies, appellate practices, legal careers and personal interests.  (We will catch up with the other new justices in future programs.)

Presented By: Appellate Courts
When: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Where: California Court of Appeal, Los Angeles,

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Transgender and Non-Binary Californians: Elimination of Bias

Presented By: Litigation
When: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 7:30AM - 8:30AM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

Transfer-Age Youth Housing Resources

Please join IJDP for our next lunchtime MCLE where we will be hosting Tina Estedabadi and Jaclyn Grant of Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority. They will be presenting on YCES, the Youth Coordinated Entry System, which you can use to assist homeless, transfer-age youth clients to find housing. The goal is to give you options for clients who are, or will soon be turning, 18, who do not have a suitable placement order at the time of their 18th birthday and who are ineligible for AB12 placement.

Presented By: Independent Juvenile Defender Office
When: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 12:15PM - 1:15PM
Where: LACBA, Los Angeles, CA

Avoiding Leasing Pitfalls/AIR Leases

Avoiding Leasing Pitfalls/AIR Leases

Presented By: Real Property
When: Thursday, January 24, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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ICDA Spring Seminar

Presented By: Indigent Criminal Defense Appointments
When: Saturday, January 26, 2019 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Where: LACBA, Los Angeles, CA

Top 10 Things Landowners and Their Lawyers Need to Know

Top 10 Things Landowners and Their Lawyers Need to Know Prior to Seeking Land Use Entitlements for Infill and Greenfield Development Projects

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

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Litigating Discovery Motions in Federal Court

Please join us for an informative discussion with three U.S. District Court Magistrate Judges, Hon. Karen L. Stevenson, Hon. Jean P. Rosenbluth, and Hon. Maria A Audero.

Presented By: Litigation
When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Where: Roybal Federal Building and Court, Los Angeles, CA

New California Rules of Professional Conduct

On November 1, 2018, the state changed the numbering on every Rule of Professional Conduct, added new rules and modified the standards applicable to some of the most important rules governing  small or sole firm practice.

Presented By: Small Firm & Sole Practitioner
When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

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2018 Entertainment Law Year in Review

2018 Entertainment Law Year in Review

Presented By: Entertainment Law and Intellectual Property
When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Lawry's Restaurant, Beverly Hills, CA

The History of the Zoot Suit Riots

The History of the Zoot Suit Riots: War, Prejudice, Criminal Prosecutions, Civil Disturbances and their Effects in the 1940s and Thereafter

Presented By: Senior Lawyers
When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

Barristers/Young Attorneys Bench Meets Bar Reception

The LACBA Barristers/Young Lawyers Section is proud to host a cocktail reception on January 31, 2019 at the Jonathan Club for our local state and federal judiciary.

Presented By: Barristers / Young Attorneys
When: Thursday, January 31, 2019 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Where: The Jonathan Club, Los Angeles, CA

Solving the Mysteries of Accounting

Solving the Mysteries of Accounting and Getting Your Fees Approved

Presented By: Trusts & Estates
When: Thursday, February 7, 2019 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, 1055 W 7th St., Los Angeles, CA

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Transgender and Nonbinary Youth

Transgender and Nonbinary Youth: Improving Legal Access for the Vulnerable

Presented By: Access to Justice
When: Friday, February 8, 2019 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Where: 201 Centre Plaza Dr., Monterey Park,

SoCal Business Impact Update

SoCal Business Impact Update: AB617 New Community Air Protection Program Communities Selected

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

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Asylum, Withholding of Removal, and Protection under the CAT

Asylum, Withholding of Removal, and Protection under the CAT: How They're Alike, How They're Different, and What Law You Need to Know

Presented By: Workers' Compensation
When: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, 1055 W 7th St., Los Angeles, CA

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Representing Health and Technology Startups

Healthcare Innovators- Digital Health Startups and What You need to know to represent them.

Presented By: Healthcare Law
When: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, 1055 W 7th St., Los Angeles, CA

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,

Are you a member who would like to bring a guest?

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,

Third Annual Sorrell Trope Trial Institute

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

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

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