Calendar of Events

DateEvent / Time / Location

10/27/2014 - Employment & Labor Law Section - Pregnancy in the 21st Century: The New EEOC Guidelines
This presentation will explore the new EEOC Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy with perspectives from inside and outside the EEOC. FACULTY: Mary Jo O’Neill, EEOC Regional Attorney Stacy Gabriel, Gabriel & Ashworth, P.L.L.C.
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona, 4201 N 24th Street, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Contact:   Betty Flores - 602-340-7215

10/28/2014 - Tax Law Section Luncheon Program - 2014 LEGISLATIVE WRAP-UP
SPEAKER: JAMES G. BUSBY, JR., The Cavanagh Law Firm PA
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona, 4201 N. 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ
Contact:   Nancy Nichols - 602-340-7304

11/10/2014 - Elder Law, Mental Health & Special Needs Planning Section - The ABCs of Conservatorship Accounting
This seminar will provide practical advice to help guide you through the new conservatorship accounting forms with ease. John Tully, an estate administrator with East Valley Fiduciary Services, will focus the discussion on how to put together an accounting for a conservatorship estate that will satisfy the court accountants’ scrutiny. SPEAKER: John Tully of East Valley Fiduciary Services
3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona office, 4201 N 24th Street, Phoenix or 270 N Church Avenue, Tucson
Contact:   Teri Yeates or Wendell Chin - 602.340.7312 or 520.623.9944

11/12/2014 - Real Property Section Meeting - Southern Counties:- AIA Contract Issues For The Real Estate Lawyer
SPEAKER: John E. Kofron, Fennemore Craig PC
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Arizona Inn, 2200 E. Elm Street, Tucson, AZ 85719
Contact:   Wendell Chin - 520-623-9944

11/18/2014 - Intellectual Property Section - The Fate of Software Patents Following Alice v CLS Bank
In June 2014, the Supreme Court of the United States released its opinion in Alice v. CLS Bank on the issue of patenteligible subject matter. This program will provide practical guidance for patent practitioners and litigants on how to preserve the value of software and business method inventions following Alice. These technologies remain patent eligible, provided the claims do not preempt fundamental building blocks of modern commerce. SPEAKER: Michael Kelly, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C.
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona, Live Seminar: 4201 N 24th Street, Phoenix Group Viewing: One South Church Ave., Tucson
Contact:   Betty Flores or Wendell Chin - 602.340.7307 or 520.623.9944

11/27/2014 - Thanksgiving Day
State Bar offices are closed on Thursday and Friday in observance of the holiday.

11/28/2014 - Thanksgiving Holiday
State Bar offices are in observance of the holiday.

02/01/2015 - Due Date - Annual Membership Dues
Annual Membership Fees are due on or before February 1.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona
Contact:   Resource Center - 602-340-7239

09/15/2015 - MCLE Affidavit Deadline
MCLE Compliance Affidavits are due and will begin compiling late fees after this date
Contact:   Carolyn deLooper - 602.340.7327