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09/12/2007

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact: Philadelphia Bar Association

Phone: 215-238-6300


Judges Manfredi, Blasi to Take Part in Bench-Bar E-Filing Seminar

Judge William J. Manfredi, supervising judge for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Civil Division, along with Municipal Court Judge Robert S. Blasi (supervising judge, Civil Division) and members of the court administration will lead a program on electronic filing in Municipal Court and the Court of Common Pleas at the 2007 Bench-Bar Conference on Saturday, Sept. 29 at Bally's Atlantic City. The program will be moderated by Rudolph Garcia.

The program will explain the benefits, requirements and procedures for electronic filing in Municipal Court and the Court of Common Pleas. The Civil Litigation Automated Internet Municipal Court System allows Municipal Court cases to be filed online from anywhere using a computer. Cases are also disposed of electronically in the courtroom. Other speakers for this program include Theresa Cannon of Municipal Court administration and Harold Palmer of court administration.

This program is one 14 different courses, offering a total of 7 CLE credits, that are available at the Bench-Bar Conference on Sept. 28 and 29 at Bally's Atlantic City.

This year's conference, "Saddle Up to a Bench-Bar Bonanza," has a Wild West theme and includes a black tie and blue jeans reception on Friday evening, Sept. 28. Sponsors for the 2007 Bench-Bar Conference include USI Colburn Insurance Service, LexisNexis, PNC Wealth Management, Trial Technologies, JAMS, Veritext and Kroll.

Click here to register for the Bench-Bar Conference.

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