Have You RSVP’d for the July 8 Summer Outing?

 The Linn County Bar Association’s Summer Outing, set for Thursday, July 8, is quickly approaching!  Please remember to return your postcard RSVPs (plus the separate postcard if you’re golfing) as soon as possible.   If you’ve lost your postcards, you can also register via telephone by calling Amy at Luneckas & Newhouse at 294-8777.

There is a terrific itinerary planned, from the morning 3.25 hour CLE at Coe College, to the afternoon bike and golfing events, to the evening supper and other festivities at Hunter’s Ridge Golf Course.  Please remember, only members who have paid their LCBA 2009-2010 dues are eligible to attend Summer Outing activities.  For those who need information on paying their dues, click here: Dues.

The CLE will be held from 8:00 – 11:30 a.m. at Dows Fine Arts Center at Coe College.  Registration will be from 7:30 – 8 a.m., and a continental breakfast will be available.  The CLE agenda is as follows:

7:30 – 8:00                           Registration – Continental Breakfast – Dows Auditorium 
8:00 – 8:15                           Federal Court Update                                                                    Honorable Linda R. Reade 
8:15 – 8:45                           State Court Update                                                                         Honorable Patrick Grady 
8:45 – 9:45                           Ethics: Clients from Hell: Wake Up and Smell the Brimstone Karen Erger, VP of Holmes Murphy 
9:45 – 10:00                        Break 
10:00 – 10:10                       Iowa Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Recognition                  Honorable David Baker
10:10 – 10:40                       What’s New at the Bankruptcy Court                                      Honorable Thad Collins 
10:40 – 11:00                      Changes and Priorities in the U.S. Attorney’s Office         Honorable Stephanie Rose 
11:00 – 11:30                       Electronic Social Networking Ethics                                          Jason Steffens 
11:30                                     Lunch    Gage Memorial Union – Lynch Room – or to go

Application will be made for 3.25 credit hours, including 1.5 ethics hours.

The golf and biking events will both take place in the afternoon following the CLE.  Details regarding both events will be sent to those who register for the events.   For more info on the golfing event, contact Dave Thinnes at krelorjac@aol.com or 363-3185.   For more info on the biking event, contact Stephanie Hinz at shinz@pbalawfirm.com or 366-7621.

Supper will follow at Hunter’s Ridge Golf Course, with refreshments served at 5:30 p.m. and supper beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Many contests and door prizes will be available.

For any general questions about the Summer Outing, contact Darin Luneckas at darin@crlawyers.com   or at 294-8777.