Calendar of Events

DateEvent / Time / Location

11/05/2014 - Construction Law Section Program - Environmental and Green Building Considerations for the Construction Law Attorney
SPEAKERS: Michael Thal, Lang Baker & Klain, PLC; Christopher Colyer, Snell & Wilmer; Curtis Slife, FM Solutions; Chair, U.S. Green Building Counsel - Arizona Chapter
12:00 p.m. to 1:01 p.m.
Location:  Phoenix Country Club, 2901 N. 7th St., Phoenix, AZ
Contact:   Teri Yeates - 602-340-7312

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

11/11/2014 - International Law Section Program: THE NUTS AND BOLTS OF THE NEW CANADA ANTI-SPAM LAW
Speaker: Tom Tollison, Senior Assistant General Counsel – Marketing Group, Uhaul International, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location:  State Bar of Arizona, 4201 N 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ & 270 N Church Ave., Tucson
Contact:   Teri Yeates - 602-340-7312

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

11/13/2014 - Administrative Law Section - Annual Bench and Bar CLE/Reception
The Administrative Law Section’s Annual Bench & Bar provides the opportunity for practitioners from a wide variety of disciplines to meet informally with each other and with key administrative law decision makers.
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location:  University Club, 39 E. Monte Vista Road, Phoenix
Contact:   Teri Yeates - 602.340.7312

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

11/20/2014 - Bankruptcy Section - Appeals Before The Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Of The Ninth Circuit
PANELISTS: BAP Chief Judge Randall L. Dunn, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Oregon; Judge Meredith A. Jury, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California; Judge Ralph B. Kirscher, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Montana
12:00 p.m. to 1:01 p.m.
Location:  U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 230 N. First Avenue, 3rd Floor, Courtroom No. 301, Phoenix, Arizona 85003 & 38 S. Scott Avenue, Video Courtroom, Tucson, Arizona 85701
Contact:   Teri Yeates - 602-340-7312

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