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Past Meetings

  • October 4, 2012 - Chip Mortimer (Office of Attorney Regulation Counsel) – Unauthorized Practice of Law and legal ethics for the  non-lawyers. Click HERE for Chip's Outline or HERE for the Power-point slides.
  • November 1, 2012 - Wanda McDavid (Access Information) – Timesaving techniques and resources using both free and fee based databases to find public records, including court cases and documents, and company information.  Click HERE for Wanda's Power-point handout or click HERE for the Fact Finding Links.
  • December 6, 2012 (5:30) - Reba Nance (CBA) – Outlook Tips and Tricks.  Click HERE for Reba’s Outline.
  • December 6, 2012 (1:00 - 4:45) - FFA End-of-Year Extravaganza! C.L.E. Registration Form
  • January 3, 2013 - Standard Committee Meeting - Click HERE for information!
  • February 7, 2013 - Andrew Whitfeld (President, Colorado Notary Solutions) – New notary laws in 2012 and a primer on laws that took effect on August 2010.  Click HERE for Andrew's Presentation.
  • March 7, 2013 - Shari Bjorkquist-Rich (LSI) – Electronic discovery tips and tricks.  Click HERE to access Shari's presentation and additional documentation.
  • April 4, 2013 - Standard Committee Meeting "Click HERE for Minutes"
  • May 2, 2013 (5:30 - 8:00 pm)  - Paralegal Day Reception - Warwick Hotel, 1776 Grant Street, Denver - RSVP to lunches@cobar.org (Pro Bono Paralegal of the Year)
  • June 6, 2013 (5:30) - Michael Canges (Senn Visciano Canges P.C.) - Changes in the Paralegal Profession (CLE credit pending) - Click HERE for materials.
  • July - August, 2013 - Paralegal Committee is on summer vacation
  • July 27, 2013 - Colorado Senior Law Day at the Denver Merchandise Mart (more information to follow)
  • September 5, 2013 (5:30) - MEETING CANCELLED
  • October 3, 2013 (5:30) - Standard Committee Meeting "Click HERE for Minutes"
  • November 7, 2013 (5:30) - Nancy L. Cohen, Esq. (MiletichCohen PC) – Legal ethics related to non-lawyers and UPL (CLE Ethics credit pending). Click HERE for Nancy's Presentation.
  • December 5, 2013 (5:30) - Cancelled
  • January 2, 2014 (5:30) – Cancelled
  • February 6, 2014 (5:30) – Janet Price, CP (Paralegal at Litvak Litvak Mehrtens Epstein and Carlton, P.C.) – Dissolution of Marriage and Legal Separation Basics for Paralegals - Get the Facts.  Click HERE for Janet's Presentation
  • March 6, 2014 (5:30) – Carol Donahue (Paralegal at Fox Rothschild LLP) – Fundamentals of U.S. Patent Law.   Click HERE for Carol's Presentation and Bio.
  • April 3, 2014 (5:30) – Jennifer M. Hagen, Esq. (Hagen Law LLC) – Overview of general bankruptcy law and the utilization of paralegals (CLE credit pending) Click HERE for Documentation and Bio's.
  • April 4, 2014 (4:00) – Colorado Supreme Court Pro Bono Recognition Ceremony (Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center, 2 East 14th Avenue, Denver).  Tours of the building will be offered from 3-4 pm and a reception will follow the ceremony beginning at 5:00 pm.  No RSVP is required.  Come and support the Colorado Supreme Court’s recognition of the winners of special pro bono awards including the recipient of the 2014 CBA/Rocky Mountain Paralegal Association’s Pro Bono Paralegal of the Year Award.
  • May 1, 2014 (5:30) – Pro Bono Paralegal of the Year Award Ceremony and the Celebration of Colorado Paralegal Day – Click HERE for Pictures of the Event!
  • June 5, 2014 (5:30) – Trina Ruhland, Esq. and Debra Hindin-King (Wheeler Trigg O’Donnell LLP) – Overview of general litigation practice area and the utilization of paralegals by associate attorneys (CLE credit pending) - Click HERE for Trina's Bio and HERE for the presentation.
  • June 27, 2014 (8:00 am) – ARMA International – Western Colorado Chapter – Records Seminar – “Rope in your information:  From Governance to Holds” – Old Mesa County Courthouse, 544 Rood Avenue, Grand Junction, CO – approved for 6 CLE credits.  Questions – please contact Lisa H. Cain, City Clerk/Human Resources Director – City of Rifle at (970) 665-6405 or email: Lcain@rifleco.org - Click HERE for Course Information and Seminar Flyer
  • July – August 2014 – Paralegal Committee is on summer vacation
  • September 4, 2014 (5:30) – Standard Committee Meeting and  Michelle M. Rose-Hughes, Esq. and Dianne Carns from Tuthill Hughes – Primer on Probate and Estate Law and the utilization of paralegals assisting within the practice area (CLE credit pending)
  • October 2, 2014 (5:30) – Jose Trujillo, CRP (Paralegal at John Sauer Legal Group, LLC) – Legal apps for the iPad – tips and tricks navigating with technology
  • November 6, 2014 (5:30) – Brian Medina and Jason Bergbower (Office of the Colorado State Court Administrator) – Overview and update on ICCES (Integrated Colorado Courts E-Filing System) and tips and tricks for searching court filings.
  • December 4, 2014 (5:00 - 6:30) – Member Appreciation Happy Hour & Meet & Greet.  Join us for a casual happy hour to meet other members, guests, past presenters and future presenters. Members will receive a drink ticket.  Appetizers will be provided. Members will get a chance for door prizes. Location:  McCormick’s Fish House and Bar, 1659 Wazee Street, Denver, http://www.mccormickandschmicks.com/Locations/denver-colorado/denver-colorado/wazee.aspx
     
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