SePtember 2009
September e-newsletter
september 18, 2009
2009 bar convention

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Hilton Hawaiian Village, Coral Ballroom
September 18, 2009

Annual Meeting Notice

2009 Family Law Update*

Real Estate Law Manual, Volume Two*


The Settlement Conference*

Paying for Health Care at End-of-Life, including Medicaid Long-Term Care*

Casemaker Update

Annual meeting and Keynote Address

Franchise Law*

Mediator Tools or Manipulation*

Securing Intellectual Property Rights: What All Lawyers Need to Know*

Casemaker Update

*includes Lunch, Annual Meeting & Keynote Address.

**For more calendar items, click here. All calendar items are subject to change.

Benefits Corner

Financing of professional liability insurance premiums.

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Great rates on auto insurance!

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Did you know that additional member benefits have been added?

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Don't miss valuable seminars, the presentation of annual HSBA awards, the swearing in of Hugh Jones as the 2010 HSBA President, and our keynote speaker Jeff Widener, a pulitzer prize nominated photojournalist.

Help us congratulate the HSBA awardees!

Ki’e ki’e Award -- for outstanding provision of pro bono services.

Gary Singh

‘Ikena Award—for outstanding service to the public or profession toward legal education.

Mitch Imanaka, Mark Hazlett and Deborah Chun

The Golden Gavel Award—presented for outstanding service to the state or federal judiciary in Hawaii.

The Honorable Michael Town

The C. Frederick Schutte Award---for outstanding and meritorious service to the legal community and profession.

Lincoln Ashida

The President’s Award – recognizes an attorney, or nonattorney, whose extraordinary contributions and/or lifetime achievement best exemplify the mission of HSBA: to unite and inspire Hawaii’s lawyers to promote justice, serve the public and improve the legal profession.

The Honorable Frances Wong

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SAVE THE DATE! Chief Justice Moon to Address the Bar at an October 30, 2009 Luncheon at the YWCA of Oahu!

The luncheon will include HSBA recognition of retiring judges and the YLD will host its annual meeting. The YLD will present its awards and honor its volunteers.

You Can't Miss This!

MCLE! Volunteers Needed for the MCLE Board!

This is an exciting opportunity to shape the guidelines and procedures. This work will require a commitment of time and dedication.

Contact MCLE Administrator Jodie Hagerman for more details.


All three county codes are now up on Casemaker!

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REMINDERS, president messages, and notes!

September 2009 President Messages 

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Check out the YLD Volunteer Opportunities!

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Deadline Approaching to Apply for Board of Bar Examiners

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