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11/09/2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact: Michael Petitti

Phone: 215-238-6342


Officers of the Business Law Section to be Elected at Annual Meeting, Dec. 13

Officers of the Business Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association will be elected at the Section's Annual Meeting, December 13 at 1:00 p.m. at Bar Association headquarters, 1101 Market St. The Section's bylaws will also be amended.

The following nominations for Section officers for one-year terms beginning January 1, 2011 will be considered: Barbara Sicalides, Vice Chair; Wanda Flowers, Treasurer, and Michael Ecker, Secretary. Rachel Branson is a candidate for a three-year term. Section members may submit additional nominations for the above-stated positions no later than December 8 by filing a petition that is signed by at least 35 members in good standing with the Section. Additional nominations should be sent to Wanda Flowers, Secretary, Business Law Section, Philadelphia Bar Association, 11th Floor, 1101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

The Section shall also address amendments of its bylaws to provide that (a) notice of the Annual Meeting under Article V, Section 1, and (b) notice of special meetings under Article V, Section 2, shall be published in the online Philadelphia Bar Reporter and distributed by the Section’s listserv at least fifteen (15) days before such meetings, replacing notice by publication in the Legal Intelligencer at least fifteen (15) days before such meetings.

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