The Delaware State Bar Association offers a variety of seminars

for the continued professional development of its members

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Ethics in Litigation 2015 (1/27/15)
1.0 hour CLE credit in Enhanced Ethics
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
This seminar will cover recent trends in disciplinary matters and will offer tips on how to avoid ethical complaints.
Topics include when to retain counsel, self-reporting to ODC, candor to a tribunal, advance fees and fee agreements, declining or terminating representation and safekeeping property. DSB01272014ETHIC
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Thursday, January 29, 2015
Understanding Delaware’s Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets and Digital Accounts Act: Practical Implications for Fiduciaries and Their Advisors (1/29/15)
1.5 hours CLE credit
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
This seminar discusses the newly enacted Delaware Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets and Digital Accounts Act, taking effect January 1, 2015, and its significance for trustees, personal representatives of estates, attorneys-in-fact and guardians, as well as the practitioners who represent them. Both the terms of the Act itself and its practical implications, including steps advisors may want to consider in drafting and administering the terms of wills, trusts and powers of attorney, will be considered. – DSB01292015UNDER
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Friday, February 6, 2014
Rubenstein-Walsh Seminar in Professionalism and Ethics (2/6/15)
6.5 hours CLE credit (includes 4.0 hours Enhanced Ethics)
Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE
This special program will honor one of its founders, Justice Joseph T. Walsh, and feature a stellar array of experienced judges and practitioners offering insights on numerous practice areas. The topics covered will fulfill the biennial four-hour ethics requirement and highlight the latest developments relating to practice in Delaware’s state and federal courts. Topics – A Man for All Seasons: Justice Joseph T. Walsh; Delaware’s Disciplinary Tribunals: A Judicial Perspective; Ethical Issues in Fee Agreements, Billing, and Settlements; Duties and Threats to Report Attorney Misconduct; The Difficult Client Opposing Counsel Judge Self; Deposition Dos and Don’ts; Update on the ACTL/DSBA State Courts Project; When at 9th & King:  Federal District Court Practice – DSB02062015RUBEN
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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Fundamentals of Real Estate (2/10/15)
6.8 hours CLE credit (includes 1.0 hour Enhanced Ethics)
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
If you are new to real and personal property law, either as a new admittee or if you’re handling a pro bono case or just need a refresher, this seminar is invaluable. Topics covered are Title Searches, Land Use Regulations, The Relationship Between Attorneys and Title Companies, Protecting Your Escrow Accounts, Agreements of Sale, and Mortgage and Residential Financing will be discussed by experts in the field and an ethics update will be presented by Chief Disciplinary Counsel Kate Aaronson. DSB02102015FUNDA
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Friday, March 6, 2015 and Saturday, March 7, 2015
Women and Law Retreat (3/6/15 and 3/7/15)
7.0 hours CLE credit
Atlantic Sands Hotel and Conference Center
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Friday, March 27, 2015
Labor and Employment Law Update 2015 (3/27/15)
5.0 hours CLE credit (includes 1.0 hour Enhanced Ethics credit)
OSHA: What Every Employer Should Know about the 2015 Updates to the OSHA Injury and Illness Reporting Rules; Legislative Developments in Delaware; Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Hot Topics; Recent Developments at the Delaware Merit Employee Relations Board; Common Ethical Pitfalls of Practitioners with Respect to Mobile Technology. DSB03272015LABOR
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
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