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Upcoming Live Seminars

Thursday, October 15, 2015
Managing E-Discovery Effectively: Meeting the Expectations of Your Clients and the Court (10/15/15)
3.0 hours CLE credit
Delaware State Bar Association
Georgetown - Tunnell & Raysor
Survey of E-Discovery Practice Issues and Recent Developments; Finding the Right Balance: Lawyer, Vendor, and Client Roles in the E-Discovery Process; Views from the Bench and Bar: Judicial and Practitioner Perspectives on Attorneys’ Ethical Obligations to the Court and Their Clients. DSB10152015MANAG

Monday, October 19, 2015
Office and Trial Practice 2015 (10/19/15)
7.0 hours CLE credit (includes 5.0 hours Enhanced Ethics credit)
Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE
The Basics in Starting Up a Law Practice; Common Ethics Traps; Ethical Problems in Corporate Litigation; Social Media Ethics Update; The Ethics and Principles of Witness Preparation in Civil and Criminal Cases; Magna Carta, 1225 - 2015; Learn Ten Office Practice Technology Tips Without Glazing Over; Ethics in the Office; DSB10192015OFFIC

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Tax Issues Facing Small Businesses (10/28/15)
3.0 hours CLE credit (includes 1.0 hour Enhanced Ethics credit)
Delaware State Bar Association
Georgetown - Tunnell & Raysor
This CLE will cover a number of tax related decisions facing small business owners, from the proper choice of entity to the liquidation business. Areas covered will include federal taxes and filings, passive loss rules, capitalization versus loans, depreciation, Section 1244 stock, and many more. Topics include: Choice of Entity and Preliminary Tax Considerations and Elections; Tax Implications of Day-to-Day Operations and Liquidations; Ethics Update: A Review of Circular 230. DSB10282015TAX_I

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The Crucible: Plymouth Rocks!

Get your tickets now for the DSBA’s annual musical, The Crucible: Plymouth Rocks!

Please click here for tickets.

Delaware Law Review 15.2

The next issue of the Delaware Law Review is now available. Please click here to view the full issue.

The 2015 Delaware Legal Directory

To order the 2015 Delaware Legal Directory, your resource for information about attorneys, law firms, and the practice of law in Delaware and available January 2015, please click here and complete the order form.

The Veasey Report

Click here to access the complete document, “Report of Independent Counsel on Investigation of Violations of Delaware Campaign Finance and Related State Laws”

Voluntary Good Practices Guidelines

Voluntary Good Practices Guidance to Combat Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing
The Voluntary Good Practices Guidance for Lawyers to Detect and Combat Money Laundering and
Terrorist Financing (the “Voluntary Guidance”) has been developed by the ABA Task Force on Gatekeeper
Regulation in the Profession, working with other state and local bar associations, including with members of
the Delaware State Bar Association, and specialty bar […]

Final Report of Survey of DSBA Members To Assess the Presence of Conditions that Hinder Their Practice of Law

Click here to access the DSBA Disabilities Survey Report conducted on behalf of the Delaware State Bar Association by the Center for Community Research and Service in the School of Public Policy and Administration of the University of Delaware.

The DSBA Bar Journal App is here!

DSBA Members: Put the DSBA Bar Journal in the palm of your hand!
Available for Android and coming soon for iPhone and iPad. It’s free to download and use.
The Journal of the Delaware State Bar Association app allows you to view current and past issues going back to 2009 on your Android device*.

* Requires PDF viewer (Available on the App Store).

To download the app, […]