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      For more information on New Jersey State Bar Association events, please contact Kate Coscarelli, Senior Managing Director of Communications and Media Relations, at kcoscarelli@njsba.com or call 732-249-5000.

June 18

ESSEX COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION & NJ WOMEN LAWYERS ASSOCIATION — Annual Fore Ladies Only! Golf Outing and Clinic, Mon., at Cedar Hill Country Club, 100 Walnut Street, Livingston. Schedule: 11:30 a.m.: Luncheon; 1 p.m.: Golf Shotgun (for experienced golfers) and Golf Clinic, followed by 9 Holes; 5:30 p.m.: Extended Cocktail Reception (Wear something floral for your walk through One Simple Wish’s Wish Garden). Cost: Golf 18 Holes/ Lunch/ Reception: $250. Golf Clinic and 9 Holes/Lunch/Reception: $250. Lunch Only: $30. Cocktail Reception Only: $100. Tee Sponsorship: $250. First time golfers and seasoned pros will both enjoy this fun and friendly outing. Ladies can register for the Beginners or Advanced clinic/9 holes or play a full 18 holes, either way they will enjoy camaraderie on the course and off over lunch and during an extended cocktail reception. All proceeds to benefit One Simple Wish. Please make checks payable to the NJWLA/Fore Ladies Only and remit to 372 Franklin Avenue, Suite 713, Nutley, NJ 07110. Reservations must be received by Thursday, June 14, 2018. For more information, Call 973-819-9488 or email us at cskinner@njwla.com or wsdeer@essexbar.com.

NJSBA — 2018 NJSBA Town Hall Program, Mon., 9 a.m.-12 p.m., at the Historic Trenton Masonic Temple, 100 Barrack St., Trenton. Topic: “What Would You Do? A Real World Perspective on How to Advocate for Your Clients in Trenton.” Program Description: Watch legislators and staffers interact about real world lobbying issues, learn how government affairs affects your practice, understand how to better serve your clients through government relations and recognize the ethical pitfalls of lobbying and the practice of law. Join us for an interactive discussion on real world lobbying scenarios that unfold in front of you. Lobbyists will ask both legislators and staffers how they handle real world scenarios and let them play out their reactions and engage in an interactive dialogue to better understand how to advocate your  client’s issues in Trenton. Learn how they react to certain scenarios, how NJSBA’s advocacy affects your practice, how you can better serve your clients through the legislative process and do it all without violating the Rules of Professional Conduct. Moderated by Christine Stearns, Esq., a lobbyist at Gibbons P.C., and William Maer, a lobbyist for Public Strategies Impact, LLC. Cost: $50 for NJSBA members; $75 for nonmembers.

NJSBA — Consumer Protection Law Committee Dinner Meeting (Section Members only), Mon., 6-8 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick.  General Section Business Meeting.

June 19

HUDSON COUNTY BAR ASS’N & FOUNDATION — CLE Seminar: “Cervical Disc Replacement Is the Future of Spine Surgery” (2.0 credits), Tues., 5 p.m., Brennan Courthouse, Courtroom of the Hon. Lisa Rose, 583 Newark Avenue, 4th floor,  Jersey City. Guest Speaker: James J. Hale, M.D., Board Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Clinical Assistant Professor NYU Medical Center/Hospital for Joint Diseases. Moderator: Rene Riverol, Esq. Course Description: A Presentation designed to provide participants with a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to the degenerative and traumatic cervical spine and the role of emerging technology. The seminar is designed for all active workers compensation and personal injury lawyers and judges. A review of the anatomy and bio-mechanics of the cervical spine, the clinical examination, and common cervical degenerative and traumatic pathologies and their management will be discussed. (Program to start promptly at 5:30 p.m.) For more information call: 201-798-4708.

NJSBA — Land Use Law Section Board of Directors Meeting (Section Members Only), Tues., 5-6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. This meeting is for the Land Use Law Section’s Board of Directors.

NJSBA — Land Use Law Section Annual Dinner, Tues., 6-9 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Guest Speaker: Superior Court Judge Thomas McCloskey. Schedule: 6-7 p.m.: Wine and Cheese Reception; 7-9 p.m.: Dinner and Program. Cost: $25 per person (includes hot buffet dinner, beer and wine.) Sponsored by: Archer & Greiner P.C.

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee Meeting (Section Members only), Tues.,  6:30-7:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Food will be provided (sandwiches). Please register so we may order the appropriate amount. This meeting will take place at the NJ Law Center only. Members who cannot attend in person may join via conference call. All callers will remain on hold until the chair/host initiates the call. (Dial in number: 732-964-1031; Conf. room # 671017; User Pin: 1022.)

June 20

NJSBA — Appellate Practice Committee Business Meeting (Section Members only), Wed., 6-8 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq. New Brunswick. This Committee Meeting will feature a discussion of administrative appeals with Judge Maria P. Simonelli and Michael Schottland, Lommuro Law. Cost: $23.

June 21

AMERICAN INN OF COURT — The Justice Virginia Long Family Law American Inn of Court invites you to the fourth and final program of the 2018 spring term: “Cohabitation Law in a Developing Legal Landscape,” Thurs., at the Culinary Conference Center, 161 Newkirk Street, Jersey City.  The meeting will begin with an open bar at 5:30 p.m. The formal presentation will commence at approximately 6 p.m. There will be a short break in the presentation (at approximately 7 p.m.) in order for the members to serve themselves the buffet dinner. The panel discussion will continue during the dinner. After the presentation, there is usually time for informal networking with the guest speakers, judicial members and among the attorneys. The program’s panel will include the following individuals: The Hon. Michael Casale, J.S.C., (retired); Stephanie L. Lomurro, Esq.; and Robert Epstein, Esq., who will also act as moderator. In September 2014, New Jersey amended its alimony statute: N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23. One of the most important and far reaching changes of the new statute was in the area of cohabitation. This panel will engage in a comprehensive discussion of this law: both pre- and post-amendment. They will discuss their own experiences of how courts have addressed this topic.  And as important, what judges are now focusing on when this issue comes before them. For more information, please contact Inn President Brunilda Bonilla, Esq., at bonillalawoffice@verizon.net, or Inn Board Member Vito Brunetti, Esq., at vito@vitobrunettiesq.com.

HUDSON COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION — 2018 Hudson County Bar Foundation Annual Scholarship Awards Dinner, Thurs., 6 p.m., at Conga Café, 1218 Kennedy Blvd., Union City. Guest Speaker: Hon. Anthony D’Elia, J.S.C. Cost: Free to HCBA Members.  For more information, contact Lisa Burke, HCBA & HCBF Executive Director, at 201-798-4708.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N —  Board of Trustees Meeting, Thurs., 9 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. All members are invited to attend. To make a reservation, you must call 732-828-3433, ext. 102 in advance.

 June 22

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Family Meet & Greet, Fri., Mountain View Golf Club, 850 Bear Tavern Rd., Ewing Township. Details TBD. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Board of Trustees Meeting, Fri., 9 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. All members are invited to attend. To make a reservation, you must call 732-828-3433, ext. 102 in advance. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com.

June 22-24

NJSBA — 2018 Environmental Law Forum, a three-day program, Fri.-Sun., at La Mer, 1317 Beach Ave., Cape May. Presented by the NJSBA Environmental Law Section, the NJ Chapter of the Corporate Counsel Association and NJICLE. Cost: $399.

June 23

NJSBA — Diversity Retreat, Sat., 9 a.m.-12 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick.

June 25

THE BAR FOUNDATION OF UNION COUNTY — Fifty-Year Dinner, Monday, at The Grand Summit Hotel, 570 Springfield Avenue, Summit. Schedule: 4:30-6:15 p.m.: Pre-dinner Seminar: Ethics from the Masters: How to Be Professional for Over 50 Years. Moderator: Donald A. DiGoia, Esq., DiGoia Law Group, Mountainside; Speakers: Stanley A. Fink, Esq., Fink Rosner Ershow-Levenberg, LLC, Clark; Raymond S. Londa, Esq., Londa & Londa, Elizabeth; and Edwin J. McCreedy, Esq., McCreedy & Cox, Cranford. 6:15-7:15 p.m.: Dinner and Open Bar. 7:15 p.m.: Awards Ceremony and Cash Bar. The Hon. Ann P. Conti Scholarship Award will be presented. Cost: Young Lawyers $35 (admitted 3 years or less), $50 (admitted 4 to 10 years); Bar Members: Seminar only: $40; Dinner Only: $75; Dinner and Seminar: $95. Nonmembers: Seminar only: $80; Dinner Only: $100; Dinner and Seminar: $115. Send checks and reservations to: The Bar Foundation of Union County, Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad Street, First Floor, Elizabeth, NJ 07207. For more information, call 908-354-5984.

June 26

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Tax Committee Meeting, Tues., 8 a.m., at the Law Office of Greenberg & Schulman, 90 Woodbridge Center Drive, Suite 200, Woodbridge. Topic/Speaker: TBA. Cost: $5 for Young Lawyers and $10 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

June 27

            PRINCETON BAR ASS’N — CLE Seminar and Luncheon, Wed., 12:30-2 p.m., at TPC Jasna Polana, 4519 Province Line Road, Clubhouse Entrance, Princeton, NJ 08540. Topic: “Navigating the Legal Landscape in the #Me Too Era.” Speakers: Vik Jaitly, Esq., Drinker Biddle & Reath; and Monica Wahba, Esq., of SuitSupply (U.S.A.). Cost: $50 for Bar members and $65 for nonmembers. For more information, contact Bar President Jennifer Mohammed at princetonbarassociation@gmail.com or call 609-454-4775.

June 28

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Municipal Bench Bar and 1.0 credit CLE seminar, Thurs., 3:30 p.m., at Ewing Municipal Court, 2 Garzio Place, Ewing Twp. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

NJSBA — Diversity Summit, Thurs., 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Cost: $45 for NJSBA members, $55 for nonmembers and $35 for government/public sector attorneys. Students may attend for free (must register with form). The New Jersey State Bar Association Diversity Committee presents the annual Diversity Summit, featuring panel discussions, lunch, and a dessert reception immediately following the program. (CLE credit pending.) Cost: $55. Sponsors: McCarter & English, LLP; Rutgers Law School; Seton Hall University School of Law; Association of Black Women Lawyers; Garden State Bar Association; Hispanic Bar Association; Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York; New Jersey Muslim Lawyers Association; New Jersey Women Lawyers Association; Portuguese Speaking Attorneys of New Jersey; South Asian Bar Association of New Jersey; and The Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey.

NJSBA — Construction Law Section Year End Dinner (Section Members only), Thurs., 6-8 p.m., at The Frog and The Peach, 29 Dennis Street, New Brunswick. Includes Dinner and Cash Bar. Cost: $70.

July 10

NJSBA — Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee Meeting (Section Members only), Tues., 6:30-7:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq.  New Brunswick. Food will be provided (sandwiches). Please register so we may order the appropriate amount. This meeting will take place at the NJ Law Center only. Members who cannot attend in-person may join via conference call. All callers will remain on hold until the chair/host initiates the call.

July 12

      UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Baseball Outing: The NY Mets vs. the Washington Nationals, Thurs., 7:10 p.m. start time at Shea Stadium. Bus will depart 4:30 p.m. (Sharp!!!) from Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wigstrom & Sinins, 505 Morris Avenue, Springfield. (Box lunch and refreshments will be provided on the bus.) Cost: $70 per ticket (tickets are limited). (Seats are in the Promenade Infield, Sections 517 and 518.) Friends and Family are welcome. Send checks and reservations to: The Union County Bar Association, Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad Street, First Floor, Elizabeth, NJ 07207. For more information, call 908-354-5984.

July 13

BURLINGTON COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Christmas in July party, Fri., 6-8:30 p.m., at the home of Doug Heinold, 191 Peshekee Trail, Medford Lakes. Co-sponsored by the BCBA’s Women in the Profession Committee Benefitting the BCBA’s annual Children’s Holiday Party. Cost: $30 with donation of a new toy (unwrapped); $35 without donation. Food generously sponsored by: The Bonnette Ross Group. Send checks and reservation form, no later than July 6, 2018, to: Burlington County Bar Association, 137 High Street, 3rd Floor, Mount Holly, NJ 08060.

July 19

ESSEX COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION — Women Lawyers Networking event, Thurs., 6-8 p.m., at the Essex Fells Country Club, 219 Devon Road, Essex Fells. Cost: $60 for ECBA Members; $75 for nonmembers; $25 for Young Lawyers, Law Students and Public Sector Lawyers. Co-sponsored by: Hispanic Ba Association-NJ; IWIRC-NJ Network; NJSBA Women in the Profession Section; New Jersey Women Lawyers Association; Seton Hall Law School Women’s Law Forum; and TMA NOW. For more information, contact Wendy S. Deer, Esq., at wsdeer@essexbar.com.

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Family Bench Bar Meeting, Thurs., 3:30 p.m., in Judge Catherine Fitzpatrick’s Courtroom, Civil Court Building, 175 S. Broad St., Trenton. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Board of Trustees Meeting, Thurs., 9 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. All members are invited to attend. To make a reservation you must call 732-828-3433, ext. 102 in advance.

July 20

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — “Day at the Races” Annual Track Outing, Fri., at Monmouth Park Racetrack, Turf Club, Parterre Level 1, Oceanport. Includes Free Ethics Seminar: Practical Solutions to Ethical Issues in all Practice Areas. Moderator: George J. Shamy Jr., Esq.; Speakers: Joseph J. Benedict, Esq., (Criminal); Edward J. Rebenack, Esq. (Civil); Appellate Division Judge Arnold Natali (Chancery); Tara Auciello, Esq. (Municipal Court); and John P. Paone Jr., Esq. (Family). Schedule: 9:30 a.m.: CLE Seminar; 12:15 p.m.: Buffet Lunch with Open Bar; 12:45 p.m.: First Race. Cost: $99 per person. Co-sponsored by the Monmouth Bar Association. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbf.org or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

MONMOUTH BAR ASS’N — Annual Beach Bash, Fri., 6–9 p.m., at The Asbury Hotel, Asbury Park. Co-sponsored by the Middlesex County Bar Association. Cost: $70 for bar members and $50 for Young Lawyers. To make a reservation, go to  www.monmouthbarassociation.com or call 732-431-5544.

August 10

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Board of Trustees Meeting, Fri., 9 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. All members are invited to attend. To make a reservation you must call 732-828-3433, ext. 102 in advance.

August 15

      UNION COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Baseball Outing: The NY Yankees vs. the Tampa Bay Rays, Wed., 7:05 p.m. start time at New Yankee Stadium. Bus will depart 4:30 p.m. (Sharp!!!) from Lindabury, Estabrook & Cooper, 53 Cardinal Drive, Westfield. (Box lunch and refreshments will be provided on the bus.) Cost: $70 per ticket (tickets are limited).(Seats are in the Terrace Level, Section 210.) Send checks and reservations to: The Union County Bar Association, Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad Street, First Floor, Elizabeth, NJ 07207. For more information, call 908-354-5984.

September 20

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Family Bench Bar Meeting, Thurs., 3:30 p.m., in Judge Catherine Fitzpatrick’s Courtroom, Civil Court Building, 175 S. Broad St., Trenton. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

THE BAR FOUNDATION OF UNION COUNTY — Annual Golf and Tennis Outing, Thurs., at Suburban Golf Club, 1730 Morris Avenue, Union. Schedule: Lunch: 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; Driving Range: 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; Dinner: 6-9 p.m.; Shotgun Start: 12:45 p.m.; Tennis Round Robin: 1 p.m. (Soft Spikes and appropriate golf attire is required. Golf attire acceptable for Dinner.) Cost: Lunch, Golf, Cocktails and Dinner: $250. Lunch, Tennis, Cocktails and Dinner: $170. Golf, Cocktails and Dinner: $240. Tennis, Cocktails and Dinner: $160. Cocktails and Dinner Only: $100. Lunch, Golf and Cocktails: $190. Lunch, Tennis and Cocktails: $85. Co-sponsored by the Union County Chapter of NJCPA. Send checks and reservations to: The Bar Foundation of Union County, Union County Courthouse, 2 Broad Street, First Floor, Elizabeth, NJ 07207. For more information, call 908-354-5984.

September 26

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Judge’s and Law Clerk Reception and Beef Steak Dinner, Wed., 5 p.m., at the Mercer Oaks Golf Course, 725 Village Rd W, Ste. 1, West Windsor.  For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

October 1

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Annual Golf Outing, Mon., 11 a.m., at the Cherry Valley Country Club, Skillman. Openings available. To make a reservation, go to  www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 11

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Xtreme, Thurs., 8 a.m.–8 p.m., at Mercer County Community College, Conference Center. Details to Follow. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

November 2

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Casino Night, Fri., 6:30 p.m., at the Stone Terrace by John Henry, 2237 Kuser Road, Hamilton. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.

November 29

MERCER COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Family Bench Bar Meeting, Thurs., 3:30 p.m., in Judge Catherine Fitzpatrick’s Courtroom, Civil Court Building, 175 S. Broad St., Trenton. For more information, call Mary E. Murkli at 609-585-6200 or go to mmurkli@mercerbar.com.