General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Division

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ABA TECHSHOW® 2009 »

Join the ABA Law Practice Management Section as it presents ABA TECHSHOW® 2009 from April 2-4, 2009 at the Hilton Chicago hotel, in the magnificent Windy City!  Take advantage of the world’s premier legal technology conference and expo, register before the early bird deadline and save $350 from the standard rate as a member of the General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division.

Now in its 23rd year, ABA TECHSHOW offers registrants more than 60 legal technology educational sessions in sixteen exciting tracks, including E-Discovery Boot Camp, Mac Track, Solo/Small Firm and Large Firm tracks, Internet and Finance to name a few.  During the two-day expo, over 120 technology vendors feature the latest in legal technology products and services. Network with over 1500 attendees during the ABA TECHSHOW After Dark – a gala event in the Grand Ballroom with a live band, light fare, drinks and door prizes.

General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division members will need to use the Event Promoter (EP) code EP925 when registering.

One-day passes are available for Thursday and Friday; however, the association discount cannot be applied to the one-day registration rate. 

Register before the early bird deadline and receive a $350 discount as a member of General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division. Visit the ABA TECHSHOW website at www.techshow.com, choose the “Event Promoter Registration,” and enter your association’s Event Promoter Code where indicated.

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2009 ABA MidYear Meeting »

The General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division will be based in the Sheraton Copley, Boston, MA for the 2009 ABA Midyear Meeting. Click on this link for ABA MidYear Meeting Registration.

GP|Solo will have several events at Midyear Meeting; they include

  • The Keithe E. Nelson Memorial Luncheon, on Friday, February 13, 2009.
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces Swearing in Ceremony, on Friday, February 13, 2009.
  • A CLE Program, “ Advising the Small: Choosing the Right Entity Type & Issues Arising in Representing Entities”, on Saturday, February 14, 2009.
  • SoloSez™ Dinner, on Saturday, February 14, 2009.
  • The Solo and Small Firm Lawyers Breakfast Caucus will be held on Sunday, February 15, 2009.
For a complete schedule please see the link marked schedule. For a description of the CLE Program click the link marked CLE Flyer. GP|Solo has a separate registration for Midyear, if you plan on attending any of the events listed on our schedule please register by clicking Register Now.

The Keithe E. Nelson Memorial Luncheon »

The Keithe E. Nelson Memorial Luncheon will be held on Friday, February 13, 2009 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. in the Fairfax Room A, 3rd level, Sheraton Copley, Boston, MA. Tickets are $60 per person and can be purchased by clicking Register Now.

Solo and Small Firm Lawyers Breakfast Caucus Invitation »

The General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division invites you to attend the Solo and Small Firm Lawyers Breakfast Caucus. Sunday, February 15, 2009, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, Back Bay Ballroom A, 2nd Level, Boston, MA.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

SOLO AND SMALL FIRM LAWYERS BREAKFAST CAUCUS

CLE Program Flyer
Advising the Small Business: Choosing the Right Entity Type & Issues Arising in Representing Entities

REGISTER NOW !! for 2009 GP|Solo ABA MidYear Meeting Events

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26th Annual National CLE Conference »

CLE in Colorado is pleased to announce that the 26th Annual National CLE Conference® will be held at the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa from January 3 - 7, 2009 in Vail, CO.

By attending the Annual National CLE Conference you can have:

  • Live programs with top-notch speakers
    – among the best lawyers in the country
  • Cutting edge topics
  • 16-22 CLE credits, plus ethics credits
    – accredited in all MCLE states
  • Opportunities for open discussions
  • Networking with fellow attorneys
  • Outstanding resort location
  • Early morning and late afternoon CLE schedule
  • Special Vail lodging and lift-ticket discounts

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ABA Member Advantage Discounts Update »

Include ABA Member Advantage in Your Year-End Plans

The end of the year is fast approaching, and you’re probably looking for ways to boost your buying power. ABA Member Advantage companies are ready to help. As an ABA member, you’re eligible for offers that can add up to significant savings.

Whether you’re scrambling for holiday gifts or just want to try to limit your tax exposure by purchasing office equipment and supplies before Dec. 31, check with ABA Member Advantage . Our discounts may fit your plans perfectly.

The current list of ABA Member Advantage companies follows, and we encourage you to click on the logos to start using your advantage today. But check back often. ABA Member Advantage continues to grow, and we’d hate for you to miss anything.

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