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Dec. 13

December 13, 2011
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In this issue...
  • Order Discount Copies of the 2012 Colorado Legal Directory
  • CAN’s Toothbrushes for Tots Drive
  • Score a Mock Trial Round
  • Secret(s) Colorado Rule 1.6: Confidentiality of Information
  • Bundle Up Now with Your Choice of Compliance CLE Packages
  • For the Holiday Season, Share the Gift of Giving
  • A Guide to Holiday Survival
  • Women Lawyers Support Group
  • Discounts Available for the Colorado Ballet Season
From the Bar
Order Discount Copies of the 2012 Colorado Legal Directory
Each member of the DBA automatically receives one complimentary copy of the directory, which are in currently in the mail. DBA members can order additional copies at a discount here or by calling CBA-CLE at 303-860-0608.
CAN’s Toothbrushes for Tots Drive, Feb. 6–10
The Community Action Network (CAN) is sponsoring the Annual Toothbrush Drive to benefit Kids In Need of Dentistry (KIND). Sign up your firm by emailing Kate Schuster, or click here to sign up online.
Volunteer Opportunity
Score a Mock Trial Round
The 2012 Mock Trial season is almost here. The DBA Regional Mock Trial Tournament is fast approaching and we need your expertise to score rounds. Teams are competing for a spot in the CBA High School State Championship Tournament. The Denver Regional Tournament is Feb. 9–10 at the Denver City and County Building. Please volunteer to score one or more rounds, as your schedule will accommodate. Click here for the volunteer form.
Continuing Education
Secret(s) Colorado Rule 1.6: Confidentiality of Information, this Thursday, Dec. 15
A panel discussion will address the ultimate issue raised by the rule: whether it is unconstitutional—and thus no rule at all—under the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and the Colorado Supreme Court's Foster case. Register now!
Bundle Up Now with Your Choice of Compliance CLE Packages
All with 45 CLE General Credits and 7 Ethics Credits for One Great Price

You can satisfy all the credits you need for your compliance period. We’ve put together Four Bundle Packages with the best and most relevant programs for your CLE needs, or you can build your own 15-credit bundles. Check out your options!
In the News
For the Holiday Season, Share the Gift of Giving
For attorneys and legal professionals who reach out to some of the most disadvantaged in Colorado, the holidays are a time to give—and to get back even more. Those who give to others are happier than those who buy something for themselves, according to several studies. The amount of the gift didn’t seem to matter; it was the merely the act of giving that promoted happiness in people. Click here to read more.
A Guide to Holiday Survival
For many, the holidays are a time to share the joy of family traditions and create new, special memories. But for some, these expectations can make holidays stressful, especially for those who feel disconnected from family or friends, those who feel alone, or those who may be suffering from seasonal affective disorder. Click here to read about suggestions to help prepare you for this busy time of year and make the holidays a special time in your own way.
Colorado Lawyers Helping Lawyers
Women Lawyers Support Group
The Women's Support Group meeting, sponsored by Colorado Lawyers Helping Lawyers, is held the first and third Mondays of the month*, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Trinity Church, located at 1820 Broadway in Denver. These support group meetings are professionally facilitated and confidential. They are open to all women judges, women lawyers, and women law students seeking support from colleagues for issues including, but not limited to, pressures of the legal profession, pressures of managing a law practice, family pressures, and law school pressures. No RSVP required.
*Please note that due to the holiday, there will not be a meeting on Jan. 2.
Optimize Your Membership
Discounts Available for the Colorado Ballet Season
The Colorado Ballet is offering DBA members a 15 percent discount on tickets for next season. Performances include "Swan Lake," "The Nutcracker," "Peter Pan," and "Spring Tribute." Click here for more information.

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