Nominations Being Accepted for 2011 YLD Executive Committee; Information Session on Sept. 20
The Young Lawyers Division is now accepting nominations from any voting member of the Division interested in serving a 3-year term on the YLD Executive Committee. This year's election takes place Dec. 7 and the deadline to submit materials is Oct. 6.
Each year, 7 new members are elected to the Executive Committee. To help explain the process further, an Information Session will be presented on Sept. 20 for anyone who would like to learn more about the YLD or running in the YLD election. This program begins at 12 p.m. in the 11th Floor Conference Center of Bar Association headquarters, 1101 Market St. and is free to attend with lunch included. Pre-registration is required. READ MORE
Gift Certificates to Ruth's Chris Steak House for Winner, Runner-up of YLD Photography Contest; Entries Due Sept. 20
The YLD welcomes submissions from all members of the Bar Association for "Eyes on the Environment," a summer photography contest in which the winner and runner-up will receive $200 and $100 gift certificates, respectively, to Ruth's Chris Steak House as well as have their images featured in The Philadelphia Lawyer, the Association's magazine. READ MORE
TEN DAYS LEFT to take advantage of Early-Bird pricing for the 2010 Bench-Bar and Annual Conference at the Borgata in Atlantic City, Friday, Oct. 15 and Saturday, Oct. 16. Register now! The event features 14 CLEs and a Grand Reception at newly-remodeled MIXX nightclub. YLD member costs remain at 2007 prices. Early bird pricing registration is available if tickets purchased by Sept. 17. READ MORE
Bench-Bar Conference Scholarships Available
Scholarships to the 2010 Bench-Bar and Annual Conference are available by lottery to Association members who are public interest or government service attorneys. The lottery drawing will take place on Sept. 10 and the announcement of winners will be sent via e-mail on Sept. 13. READ MORE