|Oregon State Bar Bulletin FEBRUARY/MARCH 2009|
Markowitz to Speak to New Lawyers on Career Development,
Admission is $40 and attendance is limited to
48 new lawyers. For more information or to RSVP, contact Dani
Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org or (503) 431-6426.
New Post Office Rules May Affect Mail Delivery
If you are expecting mail from the bar but are not receiving it, please make sure your address is up to date by logging on to the Member Center at www.osbar.org.
Comments Invited On Judge Reappointments
The U.S. District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of these judges to new four- and eight-year terms, respectively. Comments from members of the bar and public are invited as to whether these judges should be recommended by the panel for reappointment to the courts.
Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. on April
30, 2009, and should be addressed to: Office of the Clerk
of the Court, Human Resources Division, U.S. District Court
for the District of Oregon, 740 Mark O. Hatfield Courthouse,
1000 S.W. Third Ave., Portland, OR 97204.
2009 OSB Day at the Capitol
Public Affairs staff will schedule appointments with legislators and bar members to discuss issues and will host a luncheon and presentation. For more information, contact Camille Greene at (503) 431-6376 or email@example.com.
LRAP Application Deadline Is April 15
The LRAP Advisory Committee especially encourages applications from attorneys showing a demonstrated commitment to public service, extraordinary personal expenses or a unique type or location of work.
For more information on the LRAP program and to apply, visit www.osbar.org/lrap or call (503) 431-6355. All applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2009.
2009 OSB and ABA House of Delegates Openings
The deadline for filing nominating petitions and candidate statements is March 23, 2009.
For more information and to print a copy of the candidates statement and nominating petition go to www.osbar.org and select House of Delegates, or contact Danielle Edwards at (503) 620-0222 or toll-free in Oregon, (800) 452-8260, ext. 426.