CLE Calendar

Practice in a Flash: Litigation 101 Series         
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Learn what you didn't learn in law school with the Young Lawyers Division's new CLE series "Practice in a Flash: Litigation 101." The series will take you step-by-step through the litigation process with sessions on case investigation and evaluation; depositions and discovery; mediation and negotiation; trial; appeals; and ethics and civility. The six sessions will be held monthly at the Bar Center (643 North State Street) in Jackson from 4 - 6 p.m. Click here to download the series schedule and registration information.  

 

The Use of Trust Protectors and Directed Trusts - Estates and Trusts Section CLE Teleseminar - March 19
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The Estates and Trusts Section of The Mississippi Bar will present a teleconference CLE Seminar on Thursday, March 19, 2015.  Gray Edmondson of The Barnes Law Firm, PA and Anthony Sherman of Trustmark Bank will present a one (1) hour CLE teleseminar on the use of Trust Protectors and Directed Trusts in trusts following the adoption of the Mississippi Uniform Trust Code including practical considerations for Trustees in administering Directed Trusts and trusts with Trust Protectors. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at rgarner@msbar.org. To download a registration form with additional information, click here.

 

YLD Mid-Year Conference – Friday, March 27 – Jackson
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The Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division’s Midyear Conference is a statewide event designed to foster professional development and establish networking opportunities. The conference provides CLE educational seminars, informational programming, and a social event designed to enhance the skill, knowledge, and understanding of the legal profession for young lawyers. The Midyear Conference will be held on Friday, March 27, at the King Edward in Jackson with a kick off reception on Thursday, March 26 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Speakers include Patrick Nelson, COO/CO-Founder of I’m ME, and Judge James E. Graves, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Past Presidents of The Mississippi Bar will share their knowledge and experience about professionalism and ethics in the practice of law. Breakout sessions will be offered addressing specific areas of your practice. For additional information and the full agenda, click here to download the registration brochure.

 

Upcoming YLD Sponsored CLE TELESEMINARS
The Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division sponsors a series of new and timely CLE Teleseminars, which you can easily access from the convenience of your office or home phone. Register and review available courses online for these teleconference CLE seminars at http://ms.webcredenza.com.  All programs are available live at 12:00 p.m. CT and are presented by National speakers with written material and live Q&A. These CLE Teleseminars cover a broad range of legal topics, including Business and Commercial law, Real Estate Planning and Services, Estate and Trust Planning and Administration, Tax Planning, Civil Litigation, Ethics and much more! To see what topics are being covered in your area of practice, click here. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at rgarner@msbar.org.  

 

YLD Offers Webcasts -Earn CLE Credit From Your Computer
The Young Lawyers Division is now offering on-demand streaming CLE webcasts which you can login to view anytime, day or night, from your computer to earn CLE credit! Check out the newest topics available: Advice from the Bench, Business Entities, E-Discovery, From Trial to Appeal, A Few Tips Along the Way, Law Practice Management and Reasons Lawyers Get Sued (Ethics Hour). Visit the website by going to: msbar.fastcle.com. For additional information, email Rene' Garner at The Mississippi Bar at rgarner@msbar.org.