November 8, 2019
Upcoming Programs from the Center for Legal Education
2019 Reefer Madness Part Deux: Chronic Issues in New Mexico Cannabis Law (5.0 G, 1.0 EP)

2019 Probate Law Institute (6.5 G, 1.0 EP)

Basics of Trust Accounting (1.0 EP)

Upcoming Events

State Bar of New Mexico Events
  • Nov. 13: Solo and Small Firm Section November Luncheon
  • Dec. 9: Solo and Small Firm Breakfast Roundtable
  • Dec. 16: Solo and Small Firm Section 2019 Annual Meeting

Legal Community Events
  • Nov. 7-9: NMCDLA Trial Skills College
  • Nov. 12: Senior Lawyers In Memoriam Ceremony and Scholarship 
  • Nov. 13: Solo and Small Firm Luncheon with U.S. Marshal Sonya Chavez
  • Nov. 15: New Mexico Black Lawyers Association Annual CLE
  • Nov. 19: Veterans Legal Clinic with the YLD
  • Nov. 20: Qui Tam Section of Federal Bar Association CLE
  • Nov. 20: Legal Professionals Support Group
  • Nov. 21: UNM School of Law Natural Resources and Environmental Law Program CLE
  • Dec. 3: Christian Legal Aid Fellowship Breakfast
Important Announcements and Deadlines

State Bar Announcements and Deadlines
  • Board of Bar Commissioners Appointment to New Mexico Legal Aid Board
  • Board of Editors Seeking Applications for Open Positions
  • Nominations for Solo and Small Firm Leadership
  • NREEL Section Nominations Due by Nov. 15
  • State Bar's Fee Arbitration Program Seeking Volunteer Arbitrators

Court Announcements and Deadlines 
  • New Mexico Court of Appeals Announces Judge J. Miles Hanisee elected Chief Judge
  • Third Judicial District Court Self Help Center Volunteer Opportunities
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico Court Closure
In Case You Missed It

State Bar Classifieds and Career Center
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Recently Released Opinions by the New Mexico Supreme Court and Court of Appeals
  • 2019-NMSC-015, S-1-SC-36772, N.M. INDUS. ENERGY COMM'N V. N.M. PUB. REGULATION COMM'N
  • 2019-NMCA-055, A-1-CA-36014, LSF9 MASTER PARTICIPATION TRUST V. SANCHEZ
  • 2019-NMCA-056, A-1-CA-35812, STATE V. GARCIA
  • 2019-NMCA-057, A-1-CA-35470, STATE V. FRANCO
  • 2019-NMCA-058, A-1-CA-36455, STATE V. WILLYARD
  • 2019-NMCA-059, A-1-CA-35234, STATE V. CAIN
  • 2019-NMCA-060, A-1-CA-36160, STATE V. KNIGHT
  • 2019-NMCA-061, A-1-CA-36299, DUNN V. BRANDT
  • 2019-NMCA-062, A-1-CA-36473, CADLE CO. V. SEAVALL
  • 2019-NMCA-063, A-1-CA-36069, STATE V. MARTINEZ
  • 2019-NMCA-064, A-1-CA-36038, GAUME V. N.M. INTERSTATE STREAM COMM'N

More Content from New Mexico's Courts
• Clerk's Certificates
• Recent Rule Making Activity
• Court of Appeals Opinions List
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