LACBA Event Calendar

Hitting a Moving Target…BALCA Cases, Updates and Hot Topics

Join the LACBA Immigration & Nationality Law Section and a panel of experts to sharpen your skills on labor certification and keep you up-to-date with new strategies on PERM. Speakers will cover critical drafting nuances, traps in the process, what's new, and 2 special topics: Special Handling labor certifications for colleges and university professors/scholars; and Schedule A, Group II Exceptional Ability cases in the science and arts. .

Presented By: Immigration & Nationality Law
When: 12/16/2017
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

2017 LACBA Installation Reception

Presented By: Los Angeles County Bar Association
When: 12/18/2017

Current Cases of 2017

The program will provide summaries of 2017 cases that affect trust, estate and conservatorship matters.

Presented By: Trusts & Estates
When: 01/09/2018
Where: Los Angeles Superior Court, 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: 01/09/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

Post Conviction Relief Training

This emergency training will address best practices for motions under the new Penal Code § 1473.7 and related relief.

Presented By: Immigration & Nationality Law
When: 01/10/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

Protecting Your Data Through the Seven Seas

Data security and protection across the world is a hot topic directly affecting law firms, lawyers, and clients. In today’s world, the security of portable storage devices, and cloud-based services can no longer be taken for granted. Practitioners must take extra measures to protect their clients’ confidential data and their own from domestic and foreign cyber-attacks

Presented By: International Law
When: 01/11/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles,

Ethics - All You Need to Know - 2017

LACBA’s Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee will present its 13th annual ethics seminar on Saturday, January 13, 2018. This seminar gives participants the opportunity to learn about important ethical issues that have a direct impact on the practice of law from the top practitioners in the field and acquire 4 hours of ethics MCLE at the same time.

Presented By: Los Angeles County Bar Association
When: 01/13/2018

Opinionated: A Look Inside the Legal Opinion Unit...

Learn from two members of the Opinion Unit about the unit's authorization to prepare opinions, the process for requesting opinions, how opinions are crafted, and how the unit's opinions have been received by the courts.  The program will also cover the Opinion Unit's role in quo warranto actions, which resolve disputes over whether a specific person has the legal right to occupy a public office.

Presented By: Appellate Courts
When: 01/17/2018
Where: California Court of Appeal, Los Angeles, CA

Barristers’ Bench Meets the Bar Reception

The LACBA Barristers Section is proud to host a cocktail reception on January 18, 2018 at the Jonathan Club for our local state and federal judiciary. This will be a great opportunity for LA's young attorneys to spend an evening mingling with the judges who work so hard each and every day in our courtrooms.

Presented By: Barristers
When: 01/18/2018
Where: The Jonathan Club, Los Angeles,

Making Cents of Construction Costs and Damages

All roads in construction claims lead to damages. Whether you represent owners or contractors, dollars represent the end game.

Presented By: Real Property
When: 01/23/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles,

A Conversation with Chief Counsel, Sandra D. Anderson

Los Angeles Chief Counsel Sandra Anderson will discuss current policies and procedures at OPLA Los Angeles. Attendees will have an opportunity to submit specific questions in advance of the meeting.

Presented By: Immigration & Nationality Law
When: 01/24/2018
Where: Los Angeles Athletic Club, Los Angeles,

Drafting and Analysis of Insurance and Indemnity Provisions

Presented By: Real Property
When: 01/25/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Bench Meets the Bar Luncheon

Please join us for the 2018 Bench Meets the Bar luncheon, which will gather many prominent judges and lawyers from the Los Angeles legal community in a unique and collegial atmosphere to meet and discuss the state of the court.

Presented By: Litigation
When: 02/06/2018
Where: Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

LPS Conservatorships & The Mental Health Court

An Overview of LPS Conservatorships and the Mental Health Court

Presented By: Trusts & Estates
When: 02/06/2018
Where: Los Angeles Superior Court, Los Angeles,

Annual Construction Law Update & Flaig Award

Annual Construction Law Update & Flaig Award

Presented By: Real Property
When: 02/27/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

38th Annual Labor & Employment Law Symposium

Presented By: Labor & Employment Law
When: 03/15/2018
Where: Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles, Los Angeles,

Compliance 101

Compliance 101: Navigating the Uncertainty of Prevailing Wage Compliance, Project Labor Agreements, and Updated Regulations

Presented By: Real Property
When: 03/27/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

The Art of the Archive

The Art of the Archive: Document Retention Issues and Best Practices for Construction and Design Professionals

Presented By: Real Property
When: 04/24/2018
Where: Los Angeles County Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA

9th Annual CFJ Golf Tournament

Please join us as a player or sponsor on May 21, 2018 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. Last year alone, these projects helped more than 18,000 individuals and provided over $3.75 million in pro-bo

Presented By: Counsel for Justice
When: 05/21/2018
Where: 12445 MountainGate Drive, Los Angeles, CA