Benefitting the Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship DATE/TIME: Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. LOCATION: BBC Tavern and Grill 4019 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE The Women & Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA) and the BBC Tavern and Grill (“BBC”) invite you to a guest bartending night at the BBC, Wednesday, April 27 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Join the BBC and Guest Bartenders to raise money for the Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship. 100% of your tips are donated to the Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship. Eat in the dining room and 10% of your dinner bill will be donated. Please write “Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship” on your bill before you pay. Come to BBC on April 27th & support your favorite bartenders! To donate online, please click here. Checks may be mailed to Sorelis Duran, Delaware State Bar Association, 405 North King Street, Suite 100, Wilmington, DE 19801. Please make checks payable to “DSBA” and note: “Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship” in the memo line. About the Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship The Women and the Law Section and the DSBA founded the Roxana C. Arsht Fellowship in November 1998 to encourage law students, recent law school graduates and attorneys newly admitted to the Delaware Bar to pursue careers in the non-profit sector in Delaware. In an effort to encourage attorneys to work in non-profit positions, regardless of financial considerations, the Fellowship offers financial assistance for three years to each recipient selected. Applicants must be within three years of law school graduation and working with a non-profit organization that provides legal services that benefit the Delaware community, underrepresented groups, or indigent persons in Delaware. An applicant’s annual salary may not exceed $55,000 to be [...]
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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 organizations. The genesis of the work of the ABA Task Force was a serious concern that mandatory gatekeeper requirements being promoted through federal legislation and potential regulations would significantly affect confidential attorney/client relationships and privilege. The Delaware State Bar Association supports this initiative and the Voluntary Guidance. Below are links to two publications from the ABA Task Force for more information. Voluntary Good Practices Guidance for Lawyers to Detect and Combat Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing FAQs on the Gatekeeper Initiative and Voluntary Good Practices Guidance The DSBA has endorsed the Voluntary Good Guidance and has embarked on a series of efforts to promote it to all Delaware attorneys. We take seriously these efforts to help combat criminal activity in ways that are consistent with our duties to our clients, the courts and the profession.
Final Report of Survey of DSBA Members To Assess the Presence of Conditions that Hinder Their Practice of Law
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