The Law and Bioethics of Using Animals in Research Aug. 31, State Bar Center or Live Webcast This CLE will address the complex and often controversial regulatory framework that governs the use of animals in biomedical research and toxicity testing. The class will also explore the bioethics of using animals in research as well as reviewing litigation and policy developments in this quickly evolving field. The program qualifies for 6.2 general CLE credits.
State Bar News, Events and Deadlines
2017 Business Lawyer of the Year Award Open for Nominations The Section will present the Award to a lawyer who demonstrates professionalism and integrity, superior legal service, exemplary service to the Section, and service to the public at a reception on Nov. 15. The deadline is Oct. 2. View the selection criteria and nomination instructions. Recent recipients include David Buchholz, Leonard Sanchez, John Salazar, Dylan O'Reilly, and Susan McCormack.
Paralegal Division Presents Half-Day Mixed Bag CLE Join the Paralegal Division from 9 a.m.-noon, Sept. 23,, at the State Bar Center for a CLE (3.0 G). Topics included Pre-Adjudication Animal Welfare Court, third party sexual harassment and the attorney/paralegal relationship. Not just for paralegals! Contact Christina Babcock.
Professor David Stout Honored with Justice Pamela B. Minzner Outstanding Advocacy for Women Award Join the Committee on Women and the Legal Profession in presenting the 2016 Justice Minzner Award to Professor Stout at a reception from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Aug. 24, at the Albuquerque Country Club. Hors d'oeuvres will be provided and a cash bar will be available. R.S.V.P.s are appreciated to Co-chairs Quiana Salazar-King or Laura Castille.
Support of N.M. Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice Fundraiser The Immigration Law Section invites members of the legal community to support NMFCIJ's Major Fundraiser benefiting New Mexico's immigrant and refugee families and individuals from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 26, at the Hotel Andaluz. There will be a hosted lunch, cash bar and silent auction. Learn more.