73S-76S Topics S February - The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel

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					Page 76                                                           The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel                                                       February 2008

Keating Wagner Polidori Shatner             Patton Boggs LLP; Kay McCarthy,           Topic: Deposition Skills Workshop           Date: Thursday & Friday, March 6 & 7
Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                  Falcon Discovery                          March 2008                                  Topic: 19th Annual Advanced Real
                                            Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                Speakers: To be announced                   Estate Drafting Course
Date: Thursday, February 21                                                           Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN                 Among the speakers: Mark
Topic: Class Actions for Non-Class          Date: Tuesday, March 11                                                               McPherson, McPherson & Assocs;
Action Lawyers                              Topic: How to Craft a Winning Story       Date: Monday, March 31                      Frank Z. Ruttenberg, Bracewell &
Speakers: Alexander Barnett, The            for Judge and Jury (video replay)         Topic: Witness Examination Workshop         Giuliani; Douglas W. Becker, Chicago
Mason Law Firm, LLP; Vincent J.             Speaker: William L. Keating, Fogel        March 2008                                  Title Insurance Co; K. Gregory Erwin,
Esades, Heins Mills & Olson, P.L.C.;        Keating Wagner Polidori Shatner           Speakers: To be announced                   Winstead PC; Jett L. Hanna, Texas
Valerie G. Esch, Wells Fargo Bank;          Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN                 Lawyers Insurance Exchange
Gregg A. Farley, The Farley Firm;                                                                                                 Sponsor: STATE BAR OF TX
Daniel R. Karon, Goldman Scarlato &         Date: Thursday, March 13
Karon P.C.                                  Topic: Updates in Federal Civil                 Pro Bono/Nonprofit                     Date: Thursday & Friday, March 6 & 7
Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN                 Litigation                                        Organizations                       Topic: 12th Annual Land Use
                                            Speakers: To be announced                                                             Conference
Date: Thursday & Friday, February 21        Sponsor: STATE BAR OF ARIZONA                                                         Among the speakers: Arthur J.
& 22                                                                                  Date: Wednesday, March 26                   Anderson, Winstead PC; Keith H.
Topic: 24th Annual Litigation Update        Date: Friday, March 14                    Topic: 2008 Immigration Law and             Hirokawa, TX Wesleyan Univ School
(video replay)                              Topic: How to Conduct Powerful            Procedure: Removal (a pro bono pro-         of Law; Scott N. Houston, TX
Course directors: The Hon Levi J.           Cross Examinations                        gram)                                       Municipal League; Randy Van Vleck,
Benton, Judge, 215 TX Dist Court;           Speaker: David J.F. Gross, Faegre &       Program chair: Mekela Goehring,             NM Municipal League
Alistair B. Dawson, Beck Redden &           Benson                                    Exec Dir, Rocky Mountain Immigrant          Sponsor: UNIV OF TX SCHOOL OF
Secrest; Patricia Long Weaver,              Sponsor: STATE BAR OF ARIZONA             Advocacy Network                            LAW
Stubberman McRae Sealy Laughlin &                                                     Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN
Browder                                     Date: Wednesday, March 19                                                             Date: Monday, March 11
Sponsor: STATE BAR OF TX                    Topic: Opening Statement and
                                            Demonstrative Evidence
                                                                                                  Real Estate                     Topic: Current Issues in the Payoff of
                                                                                                                                  Existing Loans
Date: Saturday, February 23                 Speaker: Daniel M. Reilly, Reilly                                                     Speakers: To be announced
Topic: Los Angeles Superior Court           Pozner & Connelly LLP                     Date: Wednesday, February 20                Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN
Litigation Program                          Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                Topic: Real Estate Finance Update
Speakers: Julie Bronson, LA Superior                                                  Speaker: Ira J. Waldman, Cox Castle         Date: Wednesday, March 19
Court; John J. Collins, Collins, Collins,   Date: Wednesday, March 26                 & Nicholson LLP                             Topic: Remedies in a Down Market
Muir & Stewart LLP; the Hon Emilie          Topic: Jury Selection                     Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN                 Speaker: Dennis B. Arnold, Gibson
H. Elias & the Hon Aurelio Munoz,           Speaker: David TeSelle, Burg                                                          Dunn & Crutcher LLP
both LA Superior Court                      Simpson Eldredge Hersh and Jerdine,       Date: Wednesday, March 5                    Sponsor: LA COUNTY BNAR ASSN
Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN                 PC                                        Topic: Land Use Bootcamp
                                            Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                Among the speakers: Scott N.                Date: Thursday, March 27
Date: Wednesday, February 27                                                          Houston, TX Municipal League; E.            Topic: ALTA Surveys: Everything You
Topic: The Roadmap and the Game             Date: Wednesday-Friday, March 26-28       Allen Taylor Jr, Taylor, Olson, Adkins,     Wanted to Know About Reading a
Plan: Using a Trial Notebook and Trial      Topic: Damages Seminar                    Sralla & Elam, LLP                          Survey and Then Some
Management/Presentation Technology          Among the speakers: Stanley J.            Sponsor: UNIV OF TX SCHOOL OF               Speaker: James J. Brown, Bock &
Speakers: Miko A. Brown, Wheeler            Bigos, MD, Univ of WA; Charles H.         LAW                                         Clark Corp
Trigg Kennedy LLP; Karen C. Whalen          Cole, Schuyler Roche & Zwirner PC;                                                    Sponsor: LA COUNTY BAR ASSN
& Vickie L. Yeomans, Hall & Evans           W. Ray Persons, King & Spalding LLP
Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                  Sponsor: DRI                              Partners Notes
Date: Friday, February 29                   Date: Thursday, March 27
Topic: The New E-Filing                     Topic: 3rd Annual Litigation Basics for                      Loeb & Loeb Expands
Requirements . . . “How Do I File a         Paralegals                                             Corporate Department Into Chicago
Court Pleading Electronically?”             Speakers: Barbara Biondolillo,
Speakers: Joe Silberschlag, Training &      Berenbaum Weinshienk & Eason PC;             Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced            that have arisen as a result of the
Staff Dev-Clerk of the Superior Court,      Patton Boggs LLP; Kay McCarthy,           that Elizabeth L. Majers will join the      dislocations and upheavals in the
Maricopa County; Michael Jeanes,            Falcon Discovery                          firm’s Chicago office as a partner in the     subprime mortgage market.
Clerk of the Court, Maricopa County         Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                Corporate Department, working in the           In addition to Majers’s move to the
Superior Court; George Knecht, Sr                                                     Commercial Finance and Bankruptcy,          Chicago office, Loeb & Loeb recently
Business Analyst, Maricopa County           Date: Thursday, March 27                  Workouts and Creditors Rights practice      added Scott Edel in Los Angeles, a
Superior Court; Moyheddin Abdulaziz,        Topic: NLCLE: Court Procedure –           groups.                                     partner who focuses on entertainment
Chief Info Officer, AZ Court of              Civil Law                                    Ms. Majers joins from McDermott          industry transactions.
Appeals, Div 2; Aaron Nash, Program         Speakers: To be announced                 Will & Emery LLP in Chicago where                              ***
Mgr-Clerk’s Office, Maricopa County          Sponsor: UTAH STATE BAR ASSN              she was a partner and served as chair of       Loeb & Loeb LLP attorneys secured
Superior Court                                                                        the Global Corporate Finance Practice       an order in the Los Angeles Federal
Sponsor: STATE BAR OF AZ                    Date: Friday, March 28                    Group and was the partner-in-charge of      District Court granting reconsideration
                                            Topic: Evidence – The Basics by the       client relations. Her move marks the        of the previous summary judgment
Date: Friday, February 29                   Experts                                   expansion of the Loeb & Loeb’s              decision that stripped Marilyn Monroe
Topic: Commercial Case: “The                Speakers: Edward Imwinkelried,            Corporate Department into the Chicago       of her posthumous publicity rights. Had
Amazing Case”                               Edward L. Barrett Jr Prof & Dir of        office, further diversifying the footprint   the original ruling remained in place,
Speakers: Thomas A. Mauet, Prof of          Trial Advocacy, Univ of CA-Davis;         of this growing office.                      Ms. Monroe’s estate would have been
Law & Dir of Trial Advocacy, Univ of        Brent D. Anderson & Lee A. Mickus,           Ms. Majers has primarily represented     unable to prevent others from
AZ College of Law; Michael P. Cash,         Snell & Wilmer LLP; H. Patrick            institutional lenders in the area of the    commercially exploiting the actress’
Commercial Litigator                        Furman, Univ of CO School of Law;         direct placement of corporate securities.   name or image on a wide array of
Sponsor: STATE BAR OF NEVADA                the Hon William G. Meyer, Judicial        She has represented virtually every         tawdry and tasteless products.
                                            Arbiter Group, Inc                        major insurance company and pension            Reconsideration was granted in light
Date: Wednesday, March 5                    Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                fund active in the private placement        of recently enacted California
Topic: Jury Selection                                                                 industry as well as hedge funds, banks,     legislation (SB 771), authored by State
Speaker: David TeSelle, Burg                Date: Monday, March 31                    capital companies and other financial        Senator Sheila Kuehl and supported by
Simpson Eldredge Hersh and Jerdine,         Topic: Expert Witnesses                   institutions in connection with their       Loeb & Loeb attorneys, which clarified
PC                                          Speakers: The Hon Deborah Bernini,        purchase of privately placed securities.    the original intent of the 1985 California
Sponsor: COLORADO BAR ASSN                  Pima County Superior Court; David         Ms. Majers’ practice will complement        law that created an enforceable post-
                                            Dwyer, Grabb & Durando PLC; Kari          and enhance the specialty finance           mortem right of publicity for deceased
Date: Thursday, March 6                     Zangerle, Campbell, Yost, Clare &         products that Loeb already offers.          actors, artists and other celebrities.
Topic: 3rd Annual Litigation Basics for     Norell, P.C.                                 Loeb & Loeb launched the Mortgage           Loeb & Loeb partners Laura Wytsma
Paralegals                                  Sponsor: STATE BAR OF ARIZONA             Industry Services Group in 2007 to          and Doug Mirell were responsible for
Speakers: Barbara Biondolillo,                                                        advise clients with respect to the myriad   securing this important result for their
Berenbaum Weinshienk & Eason PC;            Date: Monday, March 31                    of legal, economic and practical issues     client Marilyn Monroe LLC.

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