July 27, 2018
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Programming from the Center for Legal Education
Your  Choice. Your Program. Your Bar Foundation.
Trust and Estate Update: Recent
Statutory Changes that are
Overlooked and Underutilized
4-5 p.m. August 21, 2018
State Bar Center and Live Webcast (1.0 G).  Register here.

Co-sponsor: Real Property, Trust and Estate Section

Various changes have been made in recent years to the UPC, UTC and other statutes that affect trusts and estates. This CLE will provide a quick overview of some of the more subtle, but important, changes that you may have missed. Come make sure you are up to speed.
To browse the Center for Legal Education's full CLE offerings, click here


State Bar News, Events and Deadlines
Election Special at Annual Meeting
The State Bar welcomes candidates on the 2018 New Mexico ballot to connect with their constituents in the legal community during a reception from 7-8:30 p.m. on Aug. 9 at the State Bar Annual Meeting at the Tamaya Resort and Spa. In addition to the opportunity to network with attendees on an individual basis, we will also provide each candidate with an open forum to promote their campaign. If you have a friend or colleague running for an office this year, please have them contact Breanna Henley to participate in the Election Special.
Senior Lawyers Division: Volunteers Needed for Civil Legal Clinic
The Senior Lawyers Division will sponsor the Second Judicial District Court Civil Legal Clinic from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. on Aug. 1. Volunteers are needed to give brief, free legal advice during the clinic to community members in need. Attorneys are expected to issue spot and use other attorneys as resources. Email Bill Burgett by July 27, to volunteer. The Clinic will take place in the 3rd floor conference room at the Court, located at 400 Lomas N.W. in Albuquerque.
Around the New Mexico Legal Community
Call for University of New Mexico Connected Artists
The University of New Mexico School of Law Not for Profit Art Gallery invites all artists connected to UNM to submit their New Mexico images for consideration for our 2019 exhibition. The UNM School of Law Not for Profit Art Gallery provides a space for artists affiliated with UNM as faculty, staff, students, alumni and immediate relatives of this group to display and sell their work. For the 2019 exhibition, the art committee is looking for approximately 30 images on canvas, print work or photographs. The selected artists will become 2019 Artists in Residence and must provide art throughout the year.  Contact Professor Sherri Burr, chair of the Art Committee, 505-277-5650, burr@law.unm.edu, or  Cheryl Burbank, 505-277-0609, burbank@law.unm.edu.
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