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.