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For more than 85 years the Delaware State Bar Association has organized and united the lawyers who practice in the State of Delaware and served as their professional association

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Upcoming Live Seminars

A Workshop Series: Procrastination Prevention, Time and Stress Management For Lawyers(3/19/14 – 4/30/14)
Every Wednesday from March 19 through April 30, 2014
A 14.0 hour series with 7.0 hours CLE credit
Using The Procrastination Workbook by Will Knaus, Ed.D., as a guide, the seminar will personalize a program for you to break free from the patterns that hold you back. We will also discuss, plan, and implement time and stress management for lawyers by using Stress Management for Lawyers by Amiram Elwork, Ph.D as well as other publications.
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Health Care and Aging: Navigating the Challenges (4/29/14)
6.0 hours CLE credit for Delaware and Pennsylvania attorneys
Preventing and Identifying Elder Abuse and Neglect; Planning for Long Term Care with an Elder Client; Expanding Medicare Rolls, Increasing Scrutiny: Provider Enrollment and Audits and Investigations; Assessing Cognitive Ability: Getting it Right and the Consequences of Getting it Wrong; DMOST and Advance Health Care Directives – DSB04292014HEALTH
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The Raymond C. Radulski Workers’ Compensation Seminar (5/7/14)
6.5 hours CLE credit (includes 1.0 hour Enhanced Ethics credit)
Address from the Industrial Accident Board; ADR: A Better Way to Settle; Huffman Issues; Liens and Credits: What We Don’t Know; Legislative Update; Case Law Update; Keynote Address by The Honorable Jan R. Jurden; Retaliatory Discharge and Discrimination; Ethics and Social Media; Medical Expenses: Are We There Yet?; The Magic of Motion Day – DSB05072014WORKE
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Fundamentals of Will Drafting (5/13/14)
4.0 hours CLE credit
Considerations in Will Drafting; Dispositive Provisions; Testamentary Trusts, including trusts for minors and appointment of guardians for minors; Appointment of Fiduciaries and Administrative Powers of Fiduciaries; Tax Elections and Apportionment Provisions; Definitions; Tax Considerations – DSB05132014FUNDA
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The Fundamentals!

Remember the Fundamentals CLE courses? Need a refresher? Are you new to the practice of law and need some advice? We have two upcoming Fundamentals courses in May: Fundamentals of Will Drafting on May 13 and Fundamentals of Civil Litigation on May 16. Click on Upcoming Seminars for information.

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”

DSBA Mentoring Program

The DSBA Mentoring Program is designed to match newly admitted Delaware attorneys and those Delaware attorneys who have been practicing for less than three years who choose to participate with more experienced members of the Delaware Bar in their substantive area of practice or some other area of interest where the requesting mentee desires mentoring.

To volunteer to become a […]

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 […]

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 […]