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September 13, 2005

September 13, 2005 DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association

IN THIS ISSUE:  

- DBA Coat Drive for homeless veterans

- Katrina Relief Night at the Press Club 

- Continuing Legal Education programs 

- CBA-CLE  publications 

- DU NALSA Golf Tournament


*** Get those winter coats ready for curbside dropoff tomorrow morning, Sept. 14!
Come to the DBA offices to donate men's winter coats for the 15th Annual Homeless Veteran's Coat Drive. (Sizes L and XL coats are needed, clean and in good condition.) You can drop your coat off curbside, on Sept. 14 and Sept. 21, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. We'll be handing out donuts! Call Carolyn Ferber for more info at (303) 824-5323 or cferber@cobar.org. Drop off coats anytime Sept. 14 to 23, at the DBA offices at 1900 Grant St, on the 9th floor.

***Katrina Relief Night at the Denver Press Club,  Wednesday, Sept. 14, 3 to 9 p.m.
Rocky Mountain News columnist Penny Parker will serve as guest bartender at 6 p.m., and KHOW talk-show hosts Craig Silverman and Dan Caplis will broadcast their program live from the club from 3 to 7 p.m. A cajun menu will be served and a portion of the proceeds will go to the American Red Cross, so stop by and donate what you can! The Press Club is at 1330 Glenarm Place in Denver.

Continuing Legal Education programs

*** Tuesdays at the Bar on September 20: Judges Under Fire
Join CBA legal analyst Andrew Cohen as he discusses current attacks on the judiciary and their impact on the legal profession. One general CLE credit is offered. Registration and information at www.denbar.org.

*** On Depositions in Colorado program includes CBA-CLE'S newest publication!
Receive instruction from Colorado's leading litigators, and get CBA CLE's newest publication, On Depositions in Colorado, as your course materials. A brief ethics segment is included as a bonus. Gain the confidence you need to prepare for your next deposition with this informative program. Register online: On Depositions in Colorado, Sept. 30, Denver.

*** Leadership Today: Has One Bad Apple Become an Orchard?
The University of Denver Daniels College of Business and the Sturm College of Law announce the second annual "Voices of Experience" program, Friday, Sept. 16, 9:30-11:30 a.m., with speaker Norman R. Augustine, former CEO and Chairman of Lockheed Martin. The program is free and offers one general and one ethics credit. Register at:
http://www.daniels.du.edu/busethics/voicesregistration.cfm.

***CBA-CLE publications (order online!):
On Depositions in Colorado - Understanding depositions is essential for every litigator with vast differences of opinion on every step of the process. How to take or defend a deposition, you must first understand how it will help you win your case. The most important uses of a deposition transcript occur at trial. In this guide, get helpful tips and personal stories from the author, Colorado attorney Paul Gordon.
For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll free (888) 860-2531; or visit us at www.cobar.org/cle.

*** All are invited to attend the DU NALSA Golf Tournament
Join the Native American Law Student Association (NALSA), at the DU Sturm College of Law, for their golf tournament on Friday, Sept. 30. Registration is at 9 a.m., shotgun start at 10 a.m., at the Antelope Hills Golf Course in Bennett. Only $60 per player and includes cart and lunch. Great prizes will be awarded, including a $5,000 prize for a hole in one! Sign up at the DU NALSA office (Room 465A) by Sept. 26, or contact P.J. McKinney at pmckinney08@law.du.edu or (303) 622-6562.

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