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June 21, 2005

IN THIS ISSUE:
- Donate With Your Dues!
- Mandatory Electronic Case Filing on Civil Cases, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
- Legal Research Class!
- AG Jobs
- Need Your Nominations - Forty Under 40
- Get Up To Speed On Family Law
- DBA-CLE Publications

***DONATE WITH YOUR DUES!
Thank you to the Ritsema & Lyon law firm. Once again, each attorney from all three Ritsema & Lyon offices donated $25 to either the Legal Aid Foundation or the Denver Bar Association Metro Volunteer Lawyers program. There is still time to include a donation in your dues payment if you haven't sent it in. You can also donate at any time during the year to the organizations. For information on how to donate to the DBA Metro Volunteer Lawyers program, call the bar association offices at (303)860-1115. For the Legal Aid Foundation, click on: http://www.legalaidfoundation.org/how_you_can_help.htm
 
***MANDATORY ELECTRONIC CASE FILING ON CIVIL CASES, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
-Becomes Effective JUNE 20, 2005-
Attorneys should begin registering immediately. For more information, visit http://www.co.uscourts.gov/forms/cm_flyer.pdf.
 
***LEGAL RESEARCH CLASS!
Learn the most efficient way to conduct legal research using LexisNexis®. If you are new to online research, this is a great way to learn. Or, if you are familiar with LexisNexis®, come and learn about new features. You'll pick up an hour of CLE credit in the process! The next class is Thursday, July 7, at 9 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. There is no charge for the class and space is limited. To RSVP, contact Michelle Gersic at (303) 824-5342 or mgersic@cobar.org.
 
***AG JOBS
Access the website below to view the current job announcements for the Colorado Department of Law - Office of the Attorney General, as of June 16, 2005. http://www.ago.state.co.us/JOBLIST/ATTYLIST.HTM
 
***NEED YOUR NOMINATIONS - Forty Under 40
The Denver Business Journal is now accepting nominations for its annual Forty Under 40 special publication and awards event. (DBA President-elect, Chris Little, is a past honoree.) If you or someone you know is under 40, a recognized business leader and an active participant in the community, you can click on the link below for more information on nominations:
http://denver.bizjournals.com/denver/nomination/305.
 
***GET UP TO SPEED ON FAMILY LAW (including Rule 16.2)
Led by Marie Avery Moses of Cook Cooper & Moses, and Richard J. Rotole of Rotole Jaunarajs Blanchard & Lumbye, this DBA-CLE on June 29 covers family law topics including: parent coordinators and decision-makers; changes regarding special advocates and legal representatives (including immunity and reporting issues); limiting evaluations in dissolution proceedings; Rule 16.2; and more. Register online: Family Law Update, June 29, Denver,
http://www.cobar.org/calendar/eventdetail.cfm?EventID=FL062905L.
 
***DBA-CLE PUBLICATIONS (order online!):
Public Trustee Foreclosure, 2005 Supplement - NEW!

For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll free (888) 860-2531; or visit us at www.cobar.org/cle.