DivisionNotes We’ve just returned from the Division’s 2006 Fall Meeting in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at the Pfister Hotel, where we hosted numerous programs and events including the National Solo and Small Firm Conference and the Difference Maker Awards Dinner. A special thank you to our Division sponsors:
- Thomson West: A primary sponsor of the General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division
- National Arbitration Forum
- Minnesota Lawyers Mutual
and our meeting sponsors:
Read about the highlights of our Fall Meeting.
- ABA Retirement Funds
- EPS, Inc.
- Strategic Settlements
- Green Point Legal Services
February 7–13, 2007
GP|Solo’s headquarters will be the Hyatt Regency Miami.
Visit the ABA Midyear Meeting site for more information, to register and book your lodging.
Solosez is an email discussion list for solo and small firm lawyers that has grown to be by far the ABA’s busiest list.
For a taste of what Solosez has to offer, check out the popular threads on Solosez’s website. Last month’s threads were:
- Timeliness—Give Me Some Advice!
- Third Party Acting as Gatekeeper for Potential Client
- Sticker Shock Over Yellow Page Ad Costs
- Mac Users Only
- How Long Must I Send Statements?
- Unauthorized Practice
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