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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.

September 24

NJSBA — Municipal Court Section Business Meeting (Section Members only), Mon., 5-6 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. 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 # 732-964-1031; Conf. Room # 671001; User PIN # 0189.

NJSBA — Labor and Employment Executive Committee Dinner (Section Members only), Mon., 6-8p.m., at Venezia, 112 Main St.,  Woodbridge. (Parking is behind the venue.) Cost: $50 per person.

NJSBA — New Jersey Lawyer Editorial Board Business Dinner (Section Members only), Mon., 6-7 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. General business meeting for members of the New Jersey Lawyer editorial board. A sandwich dinner will be served.

NJSBA — Women in the Profession Section Kickoff Networking, Mon., 6-8:30 p.m., at the Red Knot, Galloping Hill Golf Course, 3 Golf Dr., Kenilworth. (Food and drinks will be at cost. In order to secure the appropriate number of participants for the reservation, it is important to pre-register.)

September 25

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bench Bar Meet and Greet Breakfast, Civil Part, Tues., 8:30-10 a.m., at the Historic Courthouse, 470 MLK Jr. Blvd., 2nd Floor, Newark. Cost: Free.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Taxation Committee Meeting, Tues., 8 a.m., at the Law Offices 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.

NJSBA —  Animal Law Committee Meeting (Section Members only), Tues., 6:30-7 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. 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 # 671003; User Pin – 2017. Cost: $4.50.

NJSBA — Solo and Small-Firm Kick-Off (Section Members only), Tues., 6:30-9 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Program: “How to Run a Profitable Firm.” Learn from our professional and seasoned colleagues on how to build and run a profitable law firm. Cost: $15. Sponsors: CosmoLex; Modern Planning Group; USI Affinity.

September 26

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Annual Judicial Reception, Wed., 5:30 p.m., at Mayfair Farms, West Orange. All Federal and State court judges sitting in Essex County have been invited to attend this annual gathering of the bench and bar. Join us in recognizing the Hon. Thomas M. Moore on his appointment as Presiding Judge of the Civil Division. Cost: $80 per person. For additional information, please contact Wendy Deer, Esq., at EssexBar.com.

HUDSON COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Civil Bench Bar Conference CLE, Wed., 4:30 p.m. (Check in); (Program to start promptly at 50 p.m.), at the Brennan Courthouse, Courtroom of the Hon. Francis B. Schultz, J.S.C. 583 Newark Avenue, 4th floor, Jersey City. Panelists: Hon. Joseph A. Turula, P.J. Cv.; Hon. Mary  K. Costello, J.S.C.; Hon. Anthony V. D’Elia, J.S.C.; Hon. Kimberly Espinales-Maloney, J.S.C.; Hon. Joseph V. Isabella, J.S.C.; Hon. Martha D. Lynes, J.S.C.; Hon. Vincent J. Militello, J.S.C.; Hon. Marybeth Rogers, J.S.C.; Hon. Francis B. Schultz, J.S.C. Moderators: Norberto  A. Garcia,  Esq., Co-Chair, Civil Practice Committee; and Robert E. Margulies, Esq., Co-Chair, Civil Practice Committee. Cost: $50 for HCBA Members, $100 for non-HCBA Members.

HUDSON COUNTY BAR ASS’N —  Family Law Seminar: “Where Ethics Do Apply and the Consequences Matter!” Wed., 5 p.m.(Check in) (Program to start promptly at 5:30 p.m.), at the Brennan Courthouse, Courtroom of the Hon. Lisa Rose, J.S.C., 583 Newark Ave., 4th  Floor, Jersey City. Moderator: Carolann Aschoff, Esq. Guest Speakers: the Hon. hTara Schillari Rich, J.S.C.; Lori Cieckiewicz, Esq.; and Christine C. Fitzgerald, Esq.

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.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — General Membership Dinner Meeting, Wed., 6:15 p.m., at The Pines Manor, 2085 Route 27, Edison. Dinner Topic: State of the Middlesex County Judiciary. Speakers include Hon. Alberto Rivas, A.J.S.C. and all Presiding Judges.  Predinner CLE Seminar (4:30 p.m.): Update on Malpractice Issues. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call  732-828-3433, ext. 102.

MORRIS COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Retirement Dinner for Appellate Division Judge Thomas V. Manahan, Wed., 6-9 p.m., at The Madison Hotel, Morristown. Cost: $85 for YLD/Public Employees; $100 for MCBA members;$120 for non-members. Contact the MCBA at 973-267-6089 or assistant@morriscountybar.com to register or for more details.

NJSBA —  Public Utility Law Section CLE Meeting (Section Members only), Wed., 8:30-11 a.m., at Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., 90 Woodbridge Center Dr., Woodbridge. Cost: $15.

NJSBA —  Real Property Trust and Estate Law Section BOC Dinner Meeting (Section Members Only), Wed., 4:30-7 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. This is a business dinner meeting for members of the Real Property Trust and Estate Law Section’s Board of Consultors. Preregistration is required. Members who cannot attend in-person may participate via conference call. Dial-in information will be sent via postal mail and email to all section members.Cost: $23.

NJSBA — Dispute Resolution Section and CLE Meeting (Section Members Only), Wed., 5:30-7:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Schedule: Dispute Resolution Section Business Meeting: 5:30-6:30 p.m.; CLE Meeting: 6:30 p.m. Title: “Best Practices: Conducting the Preliminary Hearing, Drafting a Bullet-Proof Arbitration Award and Handling Financial Issues.” Speaker: P. Jean Baker, Esq., VP, American Arbitration Association. (Hot Buffet Dinner.)

September 27

HUDSON COUNTY BAR ASS’N —  CLE Seminar: “Environmental Remediation: What you need to know!” Thurs. (5 p.m.: Check in; Program to start promptly at 5:30 p.m.), at the Brennan Courthouse, Courtroom of the Hon. Lisa Rose, J.S.C., 583 Newark Avenue,  4th floor, Jersey City. Guest Speakers: Steve Barnett, Esq., Connell Foley, and Kenneth Goldstein, P.E., Ransom Environmental. Moderators: Norberto  A. Garcia,  Esq., Co-Chair, Civil Practice Committee; Robert E. Margulies, Esq., Co-Chair, Civil Practice Committee. Cost: $50 for HCBA Members, $100 for Non-HCBA Members. For more information, call-201-798-4708.

NJSBA — Banking Law Section Board of Directors Meeting (Section Members only), Thurs., 6:30-8 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Board of Directors Dinner Meeting (Hot Buffet Dinner). Cost: $27. This meeting will take place at the NJ Law Center only. Members who cannot attend in person may join via conference call. Call-in: 732-964-1031; Conference Room: 671003; User Pin# 2017.

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 2

NJSBA —  Taxation Law Section’s International Tax Committee Meeting (Section Members only), Tues., 6 -7:30 p.m., at Gibbons PC, 1 Gateway Center, Newark. Speaker: Andrea Adler of Economics Partners LLC.

October 3

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bench Bar Meet and Greet Breakfast, Chancery Part, Wed., 8:30-10 a.m., at the Wilentz Justice Complex, 10th floor, 212 Washington Street, Newark. Cost: Free.

NJSBA —  Equity Jurisprudence: 17th Annual Chancery Judges reception, Wed., 6-9 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Please join us for a purely social evening, as no formal program is planned, to welcome Chancery Judges and their Law Clerks to the new term. Cost: $50 per person; free for judges and law clerks. This event is open to NJSBA members and non-members.

October 4

HUDSON COUNTY BAR ASS’N — CLE Seminar: “Medicine for Lawyers,” Thurs. (5 p.m. Check in; Program to start promptly at 5:30 p.m.), at the Brennan Courthouse, Courtroom of the Hon. Lisa Rose, J.S.C.,583 Newark Ave., 4th  Floor, Jersey City. Guest Speakers: John Athas, M.D., Athas Radiology, PC, Chairman & CEO, Radiologist; Steven H. Dane, M.D., Sall Myers Medical Associates, Associate Medical Director, Neurologist; and Alex Visco, M.D., East Coast Spine, Pain Management Specialist. Moderator:  Jonathan Koles, Esq., 2017  HCBA President. Cost: $50 for HCBA Members, $100 for Non-HCBA Members. For more information, call-201-798-4708.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Civil Practice Dinner Meeting, Thurs., 6 p.m., at The Pines Manor, 2085 Route 27, Edison. Co-sponsored by Middlesex County Trial Lawyers Association. Seminar Topic: Civil Rules Update. Speakers: Hon. Jessica Mayer, J.A.D.; Barry Muller, Esq.; and Willard Shih, Esq. Cost: $40 for Law Clerks, $75 for MCBA & MCTLA members and $125 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

NJSBA —  Insurance Defense Committee Meeting (Section Members only), Thurs., 6-8 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Cost: $23.

October 5

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bench Bar Meet and Greet Breakfast, Criminal Part, Fri., 8:30-10 a.m., at the Veterans Courthouse, 50 West Market Street, 7th Fl., Newark. Cost: Free.

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.

October 6

NJSBA — Shredding Party (Members only), Sat., 9-11 a.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Join us for a Shredding Party (or until the truck is full). (This event is for NJSBA members only.) Each member may bring up to 10 boxes of paper: Cost: $2 for each small box (1 Cu. Ft. Storage Box 12″ x 15″; approx. 30 lbs.), $4 for each large box (2 Cu. Ft. Storage Box 15″ x 24″; approx. 50 lbs.). (Bags of paper are ill-advised and will be charged at the rate of $5 per small bag and $10 per large bag.) Safe Shredding will be on hand with their mobile destruction trucks—capable of shredding 100 lbs. a minute. (Trucks hold up to 10,000 lbs. and are capable of shredding documents, books, stapled and/or clip binders.) Safe Shredding will use all possible safety and security measures when shredding documents and will provide a Certificate of Destruction to any member who requires that level of documentation.

October 9

Chiesa, Shahinian & Giantomasi — “Legal Eagles” networking reception for Eagle Scout attorneys, Tuesday, 6 p.m., at Chiesa, Shahinian & Giantomasi, One Boland Drive, West Orange. Sponsored by the Patriots’ Path Council of the  Boy Scouts of America. All Eagle Scouts are welcome to attend, whether they earned the award in New Jersey or elsewhere. For additional information, please contact Dennis Kohl via email or at 973-765-9322 ext. 245. To register, please visit the Patriots’ Path Council’s website.

NJSBA — Elder and Disability Law Section Roundtable (Section Members only), Tues., 9 -11 a.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick.  In this program, you’ll learn about laws and resources for people with mental health issues, including residential programs, psychiatric facilities, and the civil commitment process. We’ll also discuss community Medicaid programs–those other than long term care.  There are many programs, and the eligibility standards for some are very different than those for the long term care program. So if you’re doing planning, it’s important to understand what program the person sitting across your desk is on, and how assets or income affect those programs. We’ll discuss how to do that. Additionally, we’ll talk about new SSI POMS on special needs trusts. Speakers: Ann Portas; Gwen Orlowski, Esq.; Mark R. Friedman, Esq. Cost: $8 for breakfast meeting only; $31 for breakfast and CLE credit. This program is open to NJSBA members only.

NJSBA — Workers’ Compensation Section Executive Committee (Section Members only), Tues., 2-4 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. General business meeting for members of the Workers’ Compensation Section Executive Committee.

NJSBA — FLEC Business Dinner Meeting (Section Members only), Tues., 6-8:30 p.m., at the Ramblewood Country Club, 200 Country Club Pkwy, Mount Laurel. This general business meeting includes a hot buffet dinner, beer and wine. Preregistration is required for all Family Law Executive Committee members. Cost: $45.

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.

October 10

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Keep it Local CLE Seminar: The Top Twelve Things the Non-Elder Law Lawyer Needs to Know About Elder Law, Wednesday, 8:30-10 a.m., at Andy’s Cafe & Conference Center, 354 Eisenhower Parkway, Plaza I, First Floor, Livingston. Cost: $25 for members, $40 for non-members (1.5 CLE Credits). For additional information, please contact Wendy Deer, Esq., at EssexBar.com.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Elder Law Breakfast Seminar, Wed., 8 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: Medicaid and Estate Planning. Speakers: John Krenzel, Esq., and Gabrielle Strich, Esq. Cost: Free for Law Clerks, $5 for MCBA Young Lawyers, $10 for MCBA members and $20 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Municipal Court Practice Seminar, Wed., 12:15 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: Municipal Court College. Speakers: Hon. Christine Heitmann, P.J.M.C.; Mark Cintron, Esq.; and Matthew Teeter, Esq. Cost: $15 for Law Clerks, $25 for Young Lawyers, $30 for MCBA members and $60 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

NJSBA —  Construction Law Section CLE Meeting (Section Members only), Wed., 6- 7:30 p.m., at the New Jersey Bar Association, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. CLE Credits: TBD.

NJSBA — Annual Reception Honoring Diverse Judges, Wed., 6-9 p.m., at the New Jersey Law Center, 1 Constitution Sq., New Brunswick. Join us at our annual reception as we award these diverse jurists with the Justice Thurgood Marshall Award: Lisa P. Thornton, A.J.S.C.; Jose L. Fuentes, P.J. App. Div.; Haekyoung Suh, J.S.C. Presented by the Diversity Committee. Cost: $20 per person (free for Judges).

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.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Real Estate Practice Seminar, Thurs., 5 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic:  Roping and Wrangling: A Workshop on  Foreclosures, REOs and Chancery Abstracts. Speakers: Jonathan Friedman, Esq., and Casey Booth, VP, First American Title Insurance Co. Cost: $15 for Law Clerks, $25 for Young Lawyers, $35 for MCBA members and $70 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 15

ESSEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Bench Bar Meet and Greet Breakfast, Family Part, Mon., 8:30-10 a.m.. at the Wilentz Justice Complex, 10th Fl., 212 Washington Street, Newark. Cost: Free.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — General Practice Seminar, Mon., 5 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: Keys to Effective Oral Advocacy. Speaker: Alexander Kemeny, Esq. Cost: $10 for Superior Court Law Clerks; $25 for Young Lawyers; $30 for MCBA members; and $60 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 18

TRIAL ATTORNEYS OF NEW JERSEY —  51st annual Trial Bar Awards Reception, Thurs., 6 p.m.,, at the Pleasantdale Chateau, 757 Eagle Rock Avenue, West Orange. Honorees: Maureen S. Binetti, Robert E. Paarz, Susan M. Sharko and David P. Weeks. Michael R. Ricciardulli, Ruprecht Hart Weeks & Ricciardulli, LLP, will be installed as President. Cost: $150 per person ($1,500 for a table for 10). Please contact the TANJ office for more information at 732-517-1337 or email Ginny Whipple Berkner at bwbtanj@aol.com.

October 19

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — “Bar Goes Local” Lunch Meeting, Fri., 12:15 p.m., at Gabriele’s Restaurant, 1351 Centennial Avenue,  Piscataway. Guest speakers: NJ Senators and MCBA members Bob Smith and Patrick Diegnan. Cost: $25 for members and $30 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 23

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Taxation Committee Meeting, Tues., 8 a.m., at the Law Offices 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.

October 24

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Annual Memorial Ceremony, Wed., 9 a.m., Freeholders Meeting Room, Middlesex County Administration Building, New Brunswick. Members of the Middlesex County Legal Community being memorialized: Carol Boudwin, Terrill Brenner, Marvin Feingold, Christopher Killmurray, Hon. Martin Kravarik, J.S.C., Stephen Klausner, Daniel Lebar, Anthony J. Pannella Jr., Fred Richards, Hon. Edward Ryan, J.S.C., Howard Weber and Russell Wojtenko Sr. To make a reservation, call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 25

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Civil Trial Practice Lunch Seminar, Thurs., 12:15 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: No Fault/PIP Arbitrations. Speakers: Tejal Forrar, Esq., and Anthony Vindigni, Esq. Cost: $15 for Law Clerks, $25 for Young Lawyers, $35 for MCBA members and $70 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

October 26

NJ PARALEGAL CONVENTION, INC. NJ Paralegal Convention, Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel (at the Metropark), 515 U.S. Route 1 South, Iselin. Join us for a fun day of education and networking. A variety of seminars are scheduled. Don’t miss out. All are welcome to join. Cost: Paralegals/Students: $75; Attorneys/Others: $85.To register, go to www.njparalegalconvention.com/attendee.html. For more information, contact Jennifer D. Morin Smith, ACP (Advanced Certified Paralegal) at 973-464-2449.

October 29

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Family Law Section Dinner Meeting, Mon., 6 p.m., at The Pines Manor, 2085 Route 27, Edison. Topic: How to Negotiate Alimony. Speakers: TBA. Cost: $50 per person. To make a reservation, please call Section Chair Robert Goldstein, Esq., at 732-972-1600.

October 30

FLASTER GREENBERG/CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY — The Rutgers Business Outlook will present a panel discussion to assess the region’s business economy., Tues., 8 a.m., at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill. The program will be moderated by Marty M. Judge, a partner at Flaster Greenberg PC. Several of South Jersey’s leaders in various local industry sectors will join together to assess the region’s business economy. The panel will consist of four experts in economy, health insurance, banking, and tourism, who will discuss current and six-month outlooks in their respective fields: Joel L. Naroff, Ph.D., President, Naroff Economic Advisors, Inc.; Michael A. Munoz, Market President, AmeriHealth New Jersey; Denise V. Monahan, Administrative Vice President, M&T Bank; and James Woods, Chief Executive Officer, Meet AC.Cost:  The breakfast event is open to the public and costs $10 for preregistered attendees or $15 after October 25th. Register online, or by contacting the Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey at 856-424-7776.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — YLC Real Estate Breakfast Seminar, Tues., 8 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St.,New Brunswick. Topic: Real Estate Closing Basics. Speakers: Rajeh Saadeh, Esq., and Joshua Cheslow, Esq. Cost: $5 for Law Clerks, $15 for Young Lawyers, $25 for MCBA members and $50 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — YLC Trial Practice Lunch Seminar, Tues.,12:15 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: Pre-Trial Motions. Speakers: Hon. Pedro Jimenez, J.S.C.,  and Hon. Lisa Vignuolo, J.S.C. Cost: $10 for Law Clerks, $20 for Young Lawyers, $25 for MCBA members and $50 for all others. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

November 1

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Advanced Mediation Training, Thurs., 11:30 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Speakers: Hon. Travis Francis, A.J.S.C. (retired); Hon. Bradley Ferencz, J.S.C. (retired); and Hon. Louis Locascio, J.S.C. (retired). Moderator: David Greenfield, Esq. (This program meets the annual 4-hour advanced training requirement for R.140 Civil Mediators.) Cost: $75 for MCBA members and $100 for all others (includes lunch).To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

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 14

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — Elder Law Committee, Wed., 8 a.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: TBA. A light breakfast will be served. There is no cost to attend. To make a reservation, go to www.mcbalaw.com orcall 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY BAR ASS’N — YLC Family Law Lunch Seminar, Wed.,12:15 p.m., at the MCBA Office, 87 Bayard St., New Brunswick. Topic: Family Law Basics: Dealing w/Everyone. Speaker: John P. Paone Jr., Esq. Cost: $10 for Law Clerks, $25 for Young Lawyers, $30 for members and $60 for all others. To make a reservation, go towww.mcbalaw.com or call 732-828-3433, ext. 102.

November 16

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.

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.