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Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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DBA Member Appreciation Week Activities
Join Your Colleagues at the Hiwan Golf Club—Monday, June 4
The Henry Hall Memorial Golf Tournament is June 4 at the Hiwan Golf Club, a private golf club in Evergreen where many of the biggest names in golf have played. Lunch and range balls will be available at noon, and there will be a shotgun start at 1:15 p.m. Click here for more information and to register. Proceeds benefit Metro Volunteer Lawyers.
DBA Annual Awards Party—Tuesday, June 5
Be our guest at the Annual Awards Party at the Sherman Street Event Center where we will honor our 2012 award recipients. Starting at 5:30 p.m., enjoy music by Not Mona Lisa. There will be beer, wine, and appetizers. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Those recognized will be: Elsa Martinez Tenreiro, Award of Merit; Erich Bethke, Volunteer of the Year; Hon. Daniel Taubman, Judicial Excellence Award; Troy Rackham, Young Lawyer of the Year; and Elizabeth Correa-Leslie, Teacher of the Year. Click here to watch a short video featuring the recipients.
Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Day—Wednesday, June 6
Join us for our annual paper shredding and electronic recycling day. There is no cost for this event, which runs from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. However, a donation of one food item or $2 is requested per box or electronic item, with all contributions benefitting Metro CareRing. There is a limit of 20 boxes (no three-ring binders) and five electronic items per vehicle. Click here for more information.
Complimentary Practice Management CLEs—Thursday, June 7
Join us for two, one-hour back-to-back CLE programs starting at noon. Verizon will present “iPads for Attorneys,” followed by “Hands-on Practice Management: From Intake to Invoicing,” presented by Clio CEO Jack Newton. These are complimentary programs for our members. RSVP for one or both programs at lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727. Lunch will be provided; one CLE credit is available for each program.
Complimentary CLE Programs with David Masters—Friday, June 8
CBA President David Masters will present tow, hour and a half practice management CLE programs. “Acrobat X for Lawyers” will begin at 1 p.m., and “The Paperless Trail” follows at 2:30 p.m. Both programs have two CLE credits available and are complimentary for our members. RSVP for one or both programs to lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727.
Free Portraits—June 6–8
Don't Be a Name Without a Face!

Get your photo taken at no cost for the CBA’s online Find-A-Lawyer directory from June 6 to 8 at the DBA offices. You can view your photos and select the one you want posted to your directory listing. Jamie Cotten is providing the complimentary sitting. Photos will be available to purchase, but there is no obligation. To schedule your appointment, click here or email hclark@cobar.org.
Member Appreciation Prizes
Get Involved and Win!
During Member Appreciation Week, we will offer/give a prize to a member drawn at random daily from our database. In addition, be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for your chance to win in the following categories:
  • Stories—Every day, we will ask members via Facbook and Twitter to talk about specific ways they are putting their DBA membership benefits to work for them. You may use a video, a photo, or simply text. Winners will be chosen each day and prizes given.
  • Trivia—Daily, we will ask members via Facebook and Twitter a different historical legal trivia question. The first DBA member to answer correctly will win a prize!
  • Thanks—Member Appreciation Week wouldn’t be the same without a whole lot of “thank yous” going around. Join us in sharing your appreciation of other members or anything/anyone else using #DBAthanks. We will publish your comments in the July/August issue of The Docket.
  • Get Involved—During Member Appreciation Week, sign up for a DBA Committee, attend a program or event, or submit your story and get entered to win The Grand Prize!
From the Bar
Get Creative: Participate in the Denver Lawyers’ Arts and Literature Contest
The Docket and Colorado Lawyers for the Arts are launching an arts contest for members of the Denver Bar Association. Categories include Writing—Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Humor, and Visual Arts—Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Photography. Download this entry form for rules and guidelines. Entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Monday, July 16. Contact Kate Schuster for more information.
Continuing Legal Education
CBA-CLE: Your Connection to Colorado Law
You’ll get concrete savings as a DBA member, with discounts on CBA-CLE programs, only for members! Not only are there hundreds of live and live webcast programs to choose from throughout the year, but CBA-CLE also offers thousands of quality CLE programs on-demand. CBA-CLE is more than CLE credits: we are an educational resource providing legal practitioners with legal information and legal research on your terms. Click here to view all of our resources.
CBA-CLE Season Pass
We’ve recently launched the CBA-CLE Season Pass, a comprehensive subscription service with unlimited access to the best catalog of CLE seminars in Colorado, all at a fraction of what you would normally pay! There are two great options—and discounts for members! Find out more here. Just one more of many great DBA membership benefits.

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