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Event The Philadelphia Association of Defense Counselwill hold its monthly CLE luncheon at the Union League on Nov. 21. Former state Supreme Court justice Russell Nigrowill speak about Effective Oral Argument. One substantive credit is offered. The program begins at 12:15 p.m. Lunch will be included. The price is $40 for members and $75 for nonmembers. For more information call 800-734-0737.   Elected and Appointed Jay Barry Harris , a senior partner at the law firm Fineman Krekstein & Harrisin Philadelphia, was named national director of DRI � The Voice of the Defense Bar, the nation’s largest organization of civil defense attorneys.   AIG claims counsel Anthony P. Zarellawas recently elected to the board of directors of the Pennsylvania Defense Institute(PDI). The PDI is an organization of defense trial lawyers, corporate counsel and insurance industry executives. PDI provides numerous educational and informational resources to the defense bar. PDI is one of the largest organizations of its kind in the United States. Organized in December 1969, it now boasts a membership of approximately 1,000 lawyers, executives of insurance companies and self-insurers from across the state.   Speakers Barbara T. Sicalides , a partner with Pepper Hamilton, spoke at the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show, recently held at in Las Vegas, Nev. Sicalides discussed minimum advertised price programs, commonly known as “MAP.” She is vice chairwoman of the firm’s commercial litigation practice group and head of that group’s antitrust section.   Joseph M. Manko, a founding partner of Manko Gold Katcher & Fox, and Rodd W. Bender, a partner at the firm, will speak at the 10th annual Real Estate Instituteon Dec. 7 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Manko and Bender will present a workshop titled “Real Estate Development: How to Avoid the Environmental Pitfalls.” They will provide advice to real estate practitioners on recognizing and overcoming environmental regulatory pitfalls when acquiring and developing property.   Barry Cohen, a partner at Thorp Reed & Armstrong, presented at the 12th annual Business Lawyers’ Instituteon Nov. 2 in Philadelphia. Cohen presented a workshop titled “How to Protect Your Company’s IP.”   Claudia Becker, of counsel in the real estate department at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, is the speaker at today’s monthly breakfast meeting of CRENE(the Commercial Real Estate Networking Exchange of Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties). The meeting is to take place at 8:30 a.m. at Otto’s Brauhaus, at 233 Easton Road, Horsham. Becker will speak on the topic of Zoning and Land Development: Contrasting Philadelphia and the Suburbs. Becker’s practice at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersollis focused on zoning, land use and development. Announcement The Justinian Society of Philadelphia has announced the endorsement of Gaetan J. Alfano (immediate-past chancellor of the Justinian Society), Karen L. Detamore, Rosemary Pinto, Jacqueline G. Segal and Shelly R. Smith for the board of governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. Ballots for this year’s bar election will be mailed today. In-person voting will occur on Dec. 5.

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