August E-Alert to HSBA Members


Judicial Nominees:  The HSBA Board has submitted testimony to the Hawaii Senate Judiciary Committee that Blaine Kobayashi, nominee for the District Court, Second Circuit (Maui), and Mark Recktenwald, nominee for Chief Justice, Hawaii Supreme Court, are qualified for the respective judicial positions.  The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold confirmation hearings for these two nominees on Wednesday, August 25, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at the State Capitol, Room 229.  The deadline to submit testimony is 4:00 p.m. Tuesday.


MCLE/MCPE:  Two CLE courses are available this week on August 25th and 27th.  See details on the HSBA website.  Ten more programs are being offered at the Annual Bar Convention on Friday, September 17, 2010.  Click here OR find the Bar Convention link at the top of the HSBA homepage to review the courses and to register online! 


HSBA Board Election:  Ballots for the 2011 HSBA election have been deployed.  Click here for the link to bios of all the candidates and the interviews of the VP candidates on the HSBA website.  Be sure to cast your ballot by noon on September 15th.


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