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THIS FRIDAY!!! 2014 Diversity Day: Friday, April 4th  
"Is Diversity on YOUR Agenda?"

Please join us for this important seminar covering topics related to the significance of diversity to the Bar, to Bar Associations, to our client base and to the rule of law.
Friday, April 4th | Sinclair College, Bldg. 12
8:30-1:30pm | CLE#103 | 3.0 CLE Hours
>Register for Diversity Day


Have You Submitted Your 2014 Legal Directory Forms?
Fields of Practice | Enhanced Firm Listing | Personal Information Update | Legal Directory Advertising

We need your help to ensure that the Directory continues to be the Miami Valley's go-to-resource for local legal contact information. We have extended the March 7th deadline. If you haven’t done so already, please complete the forms below. Contact us with questions at 222.7902 or publications@daybar.org
>Personal Information Update
>Enhanced Firm Listing
>Fields of Practice
>Legal Directory Advertising


A DBA favorite, back by popular demand!
Sean Carter, Humorist at Law: Wednesday, April 23rd  

The DBA is pleased to welcome back legal humorist, Sean Carter. Testimonials from the last time he visited Dayton: “Outstanding, Sean makes the otherwise serious and austere character of the Supreme Court accessible through humor.”
“Sean Carter was excellent, so entertaining. While making relevant  and important points.”
Wednesday, April 23rd | UD River Campus, Former NCR World Headquarters
9:00-4:30pm | CLE#104 | 6.0 CLE Hours, incl. Prof. Conduct
>Register for the Sean Carter, Legal Humorist


Notice Montgomery County Common Pleas Court, General Division
Amendments to Local Rules 1.01 – 1.41

The General Division of the Montgomery County Common Pleas Court adopted amendments to Local Rules 1.01 – 1.41 effective March 21, 2014.
Pursuant to Mont. Co. C.P.R. 1.03 of the Local Rules of Practice and Procedure for the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas and Rule 5 of the Rules of Superintendence for the Courts of Ohio, the adopted amendments are being published for a sixty-day comment period beginning Friday, March 21, 2014, through Monday, May 19, 2014.
Comments regarding the adopted amendments to Local Rules 1.01 – 1.41 can be submitted via email to rulecom@montcourt.org or in writing to:
James E. Dare, Court Administrator
Montgomery County Common Pleas Court
41 N. Perry Street, P.O. Box 972, Dayton, OH  45422
Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 19, 2014
To view the amendments to Local Rules 1.01 – 1.41 in their entirety, visit
www.montcourt.org under “Court News and Announcements.”


Did You Know...The DBA Offers ONLINE CLE!

We want to help make meeting your CLE requirements as convenient as possible. To that end, we, in conjunction with the Ohio Metropolitan Bar Association Consortium (OMBAC), have partnered with FastCLE so that you may easily and conveniently earn up to twelve-credit hours of CLE each reporting period. >Online CLE Offerings


DBA Partners with the Victoria Theatre Association
Offering Discount Theatre Tickets for Schuster Center Performances

The DBA and the Victoria Theatre Association Team Up with the CEO Program for DBA Members, Staff, Family and Friends! The Company Exclusive Offers (C.E.O.) program gets you the best available seats to Victoria Theatre Association performances before they go on sale to the public—and at a discount! Shows include: MEMPHIS, BRING IT ON, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET...and more!!! Newly added: TYLER PERRY’S HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A WOMEN SCORNED, GIRL’S NIGHT: THE MUSICAL and MARK LOWERY Order now for great seats at great prices! >Victoria Theatre CEO Program ticket details


The Court of Appeals of Ohio
Second Appellate District Case Summaries of the Week

The Court has issued case summaries of the week for the convenience of the public, the bench and the bar. They are a brief statement of the holding of the court in the matter noted. They are not to be considered headnotes or syllabi. Readers may obtain copies of an opinion from the particular county's clerk of courts. The full text of each opinion is also available at the Ohio Supreme Court Website at www.sconet.state.oh.us >Previous summaries
>This weeks summary


Become a DBA Platinum Partner

The Dayton Bar Association Wishes to Thank Our Platinum Partners:
Eichelberger Foundation
Estabrook Charitable Trust
Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L.
Thompson Hine LLP
Platinum Partners provide annual financial support to the DBA along with partnership in our mission to further the administration of justice, enhance the public's respect for the law, and promote excellence & collegiality in the legal profession.

>To become a Platinum Partner contact Bill Wheeler

DBA Events for the Week of
March 31, 2014

Committee Meetings

CANCELLED-Bankruptcy & Commercial Law
Tuesday, April 1 @ Noon
CANCELLED-Diversity Issues
Tuesday, April 1 @ Noon
We encourage you to register for the 2014 Diversity Day here!

Young Lawyers Division
Wednesday, April 2 @ Noon
Estate Planning Trust & Probate Law *WITH OPTIONAL CLE*
Wednesday, April 2 @ 4:00pm

Continuing Legal Education

Estate Planning Trust & Probate Committee presents: Greene Cty Probate Ct Update Judge O'Diam
Wednesday, April 2nd  
CLE#116 ; 1.0 CLE Hour
2014 Diversity Day
Friday, April 4th 
CLE#103 ; 3.0 CLE Hours
Sinclair College, Bldg. 12
DBA Civil Trial Committee presents:
Framing an Effective Daubert Challenge

Tuesday, April 8th  
CLE#115 ; 1.0 CLE Hour
Sean Carter, Legal Humorist
Early Bird Rate (prior to April 1st and SAVE)
*DBA Favorite Back By Popular Demand!
Wednesday, April 23rd
CLE#104 ; 6.0 CLE Hours
UD River Campus, Former NCR World Headquarters 1700 S. Patterson Blvd., Dayton, OH 45469

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Save The Date

Chancery Club Luncheon 2013-2014 DATES

The Old Courthouse

Doors open at 11:30am

Friday, April 11

Friday, May 9

Diversity Day

Friday, April 4

Location & Time: TBA

Paralegal Day Celebration

Wednesday, April 16

11:30-1:00 pm

Building 7 (Tartan Marketplace area)

*Nominate Outstanding Paralegal here

*Sponsorship details for this event here

Law Day

Thursday, May 1

The Old Courthouse

Doors open at 11:30am

Lawyers Without Rights: OPENING RECEPTION

Wednesday, May 14


Temple Israel 130 Riverside Dr., Dayton, Ohio

Lawyers Without Rights: DBA CLE

Thursday, May 15


Temple Israel 130 Riverside Dr., Dayton, Ohio

Celebration of Life Memorial Luncheon

Monday, May 19

Dayton Racquet Club

Doors open at 11:30am

Annual Meeting

Friday, June 13

Sinclair College, Bldg. 12

DBA Day at the Dragons

Thursday, July 10

Dayton Dragons Fifth Third Field

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