In This Issue: August 12, 2016



State Bar Center Meeting Space

An auditorium, conference rooms, and classrooms provide ideal space for meetings, training, conferences, and mediations/arbitrations.

More information
Call 505-797-6000.
2016 Annual Meeting-Bench & Bar Conference 
Aug. 18-20, Buffalo Thunder Resort, Santa Fe

On-site Registration Begins Thursday

Still interested in attending the Annual Meeting? Advanced registration has closed but attendees can register on-site starting at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18. Registration is available for the full conference or by day pass.

Explore the Annual Meeting.
From the Center for Legal Education
The trip offers 10.0 G, 2.0 EP credits. Contact Terri Nelson at 1-800-998-6925, to find out if rooms are still available at the State Bar group rate. More information
State Bar News
Business Law Section
Nominations Open for 2016 Business Lawyer of the Year
The Business Law Section seeks nominees that demonstrate professionalism and integrity, superior legal service, exemplary service to the Section or to business law in general, and service to the public. The deadline is Oct. 3. More information

Paralegal Division
Criminal Law/Civil Liabilities CLE
Attend "Criminal Law Civil Liabilities" (3.0 G), hosted by the Paralegal Division on Sept. 24, at the State Bar Center. Topics include unauthorized practice of law and increasing liabilities for paralegals, financial discovery and case management deadline changes. View the full schedule and registration instructions online. For more information, contact Carolyn Winton (505-858-4433) or Linda Murphy (505-884-0777).

Young Lawyers Division
State Bar Open House for Students and Lawyers
The YLD and UNM School of Law Student Body Association invite all members and students to meet, mingle and discuss opportunities within the State Bar at the annual State Bar Open House from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sept. 13, at the State Bar Center. Food and beverages will be served. R.S.V.P. by Sept. 9.
Other News
New Mexico Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Digital Evidence CLE
Join the NMCDLA for "I Always Feel Like Somebody's Watching Me, and I Have No Privacy: Digital Evidence and the Fourth Amendment" (6.7 G) on Aug. 26 in Las Cruces. After the CLE, NMCDLA members and their friends and families are invited to the annual membership party and auction. More information
New Mexico Lawyers and Judges Assistance Program
You don't have to manage alone. 
Help and support are only a phone call away

Free Confidential 24-Hour Helpline
Judges: 888-502-1289
Attorneys and Law Students: 505-228-1948 or 800-860-4914

Support Groups
First Monday of the month: 5:30 p.m.
Attend by Teleconference: Second Monday of the month: 5:30 p.m. (dial 1-866-640-4044 and enter 7976003#)
Third Monday of the month: 7:30 a.m.
For more information, contact Bill Stratvert, 505-242-6845, or Hilary Noskin, 505-449-7984.
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