The Delaware State Bar Association offers a variety of seminars

for the continued professional development of its members

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Office and Trial Practice 2014
6.8 hours CLE credit including 4.0 hours Enhanced Ethics
Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE
This year’s program features former Chief Justice of Rhode Island, Frank J. Williams, a noted Lincoln scholar, discussing “Lincoln – A Litigator and A Judge.” The morning program has our all-star speakers discussing Ethical Problems in Family Law, Taking Care of Your Client By Taking Care of Yourself, Rules for Practicing Lawyers to Follow, Cutting Edge Issues on Social Media Ethics, Practical Ethics in Representing Clients. Following Justice Williams is a panel on deposition practice, then Order in the Court: What Delaware Judges Want You to Know, with five prominent judges. DSB10292014OFFIC
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Monday, November 3, 2014
Reverse Mortgages 2014
2.0 hours CLE credit
This seminar is a recap of the 2013 seminar plus important updates from 2014. Fundamentals of Reverse Mortgages; New Principal Limit Factor; New Withdrawal Guidelines; Non-Borrowing Spouse Rules; Mandatory Obligations (60% Rule); New Government Insurance Fee (0.5% VS 2.5%); Annuitized Monthly Check Scenarios; Costs of Reverse Mortgages – DSB11032014REVER
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Thursday, November 13, 2014
Enhance Your People Skills and Be a Better Lawyer
6.0 hours CLE credit
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
No matter how well you know the law, to be most effective as an attorney you also need good skills with people. Just as you need to continually add to your knowledge of the law, so do you need to become ever more effective in interacting with your clients, your co-workers, people in the court system and beyond. This seminar focuses on valuable techniques, strategies, and principles to apply not only to your own clients, but also with those across the table. The topics discussed in this seminar impact professional civility and advance the goal of professionalism. When you increase your skills in working with others, you increase your ability to succeed in almost all aspects of work and life. This seminar is for everyone in the legal field. By attending this seminar, you will receive a copy of Cal Sutliff’s book, The Power of Your People Skills.
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Tuesday, November 18, 2014
No Exceptions Compliance Audits
1.5 hours CLE credit
This seminar is a continuation and recap of the September 16, 2014 program about maintaining a law firm’s books and records in compliance with Delaware’s Lawyers’ Rules of Professional Conduct. Bring your questions, comments, examples and learn, not only from LFCP auditor Judy Scarborough, CPA, CVA, CFF, but from the other attendees who will be sharing issues and asking questions about matters that you’ll probably need to know. This is live seminar at its best! This seminar is for attorneys, accountants, legal administrators, bookkeepers, and any legal professional who is involved in financial recordkeeping for an attorney. DSB11182014NO_EX
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Friday, November 21, 2015
The Ten Top Things Every Attorney Needs to Know about Elder Law
2.0 hours CLE credit
Delaware State Bar Association, Wilmington, DE
Webcast to Tunnell & Raysor, Georgetown, DE
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Friday, December 12, 2014
Family Law Update 2014
6.0 hours CLE credit
Christiana Hilton, Newark, DE
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Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Workers’ Compensation Breakfast Seminar (1/21/15)
3.3 hours CLE credit
Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, DE
Keynote Address: Giving Back: Mentoring and Nurturing; Medical Expense Issues; On The Hook: How Far is Too Far to Maintain Denial of Claim; Displaced Workers: How to Recognize and Handle Them; Legislative Update; Case Law Update – DSB01212015WORKE
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