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Event Date & Time Event Name and Details
 
Thursday, April 17, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
RESCHEDULED   (THE APRIL 17TH CLE HAS BEEN POSTPONED.) 2014 Immigration Series (04/17/14 and 04/24/14)
CLE Credit: 1.0 General Hour
Location: MCB Center
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Thursday, April 17, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
CANCELED   Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski''s Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Thursday, April 17, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
 
Robert F. Rush Memorial Service
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Rush''s life.
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse Room 6370
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
The Ethics of Email & Social Media: A Top Ten List (04/23/14)
VIDEO REPLAY - CLE Credits: 2.0 Ethics Hours
Location: MCB Center
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
RESCHEDULED   LRS Committee Meeting
Location: MCB CLE Room
   
Thursday, April 24, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
2014 Immigration Series (04/17/14 and 04/24/14)
CLE Credit: 1.0 General Hour
Location: MCB Center
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Thursday, April 24, 2014
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
SOLD OUT   Expunctions of Criminal Records in North Carolina (04/24/14)
CLE Credit: 1.0 General Hour
Location: Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP
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Friday, April 25, 2014
8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
 
2nd Annual Mecklenburg County Bar Juvenile Law Section Conference (04/25/14)
CLE Credits: 5.5 Total Hours (4.25 General + 1.25 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)
Location: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center
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Friday, April 25, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
 
Empowering Your Clients Through Holistic Lawyering (04/25/14)
CLE Credits: 3.0 Total Hours (2.0 General + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)
Location: MCB Center
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Saturday, April 26, 2014
12:00 PM
 
MCB Executive Committee Meeting
Location: Bar Center Boardroom
   
Monday, April 28, 2014
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
 
CANCELED   Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
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Tuesday, April 29, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
LAVA Panel Meeting
Location: MCB Boardroom
   
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Paying Attention to the Small Stuff (04/30/14)
VIDEO REPLAY - CLE Credits: 3.0 Total Hours (2.0 General + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)
Location: MCB Center
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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Community Services Committee
Location: MCB Boardroom
   
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
BLI Session 5 - Lawyers as Public Servants
Honorable Karen Eady-Williams, Kevin Tully, Mecklenburg County Public Defenders’ Office, and John Lassiter, Past MCB President, Former Member of School Board and City Council, will discuss ways to get involved in the community whether that be running for elected office, working as an attorney in the public sector or for a nonprofit, or by taking pro bono cases.
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
   
Friday, May 2, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Come Rap With Us -Alternative Options for Legal Practice
Free networking event and lunch to connect informally with peers and discuss the steps and things to consider when making a big career change. Register by 4/28/14.
Location: Bar & Foundation Center (1123 S. Church St., Ste. 103)
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Saturday, May 3, 2014

 
YLD Wills Clinic for Habitat for Humanity Homeowners
Contact Ruth Tankersley at rtankersley@meckbar.org or 704/375-8624 to volunteer.
Location: 3815 Latrobe Drive, Charlotte, NC 28211
   
Monday, May 5, 2014
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
 
Communications Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Center Board Room
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Wednesday, May 7, 2014
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
 
BLI Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
 
Collections & Litigation for Lawyers That “Don’t Do Collections”: What You Need to Know
CLE Credit: 1.5 General Hours
Location: MCB Center
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Wednesday, May 7, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
RESCHEDULED   Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Thursday, May 8, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
2014 Law Day Luncheon Featuring Mary C. Curtis: American Democracy and the Rule of Law - Why Every Vote Counts (05/08/14)
CLE Credit: 0.5 General Hour (PENDING)
Location: Hilton Charlotte Center City
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
 
Law Day Luncheon
Mary C. Curtis, award-winning multimedia journalist, will provide the keynote address. The MCB will present the Liberty Bell Award and winner of the Charlotte Observer''s Law Day essay contest.
Location: Hilton Charlotte Center City
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Legal Considerations for Opening, Running and Patronizing Breweries and Other Drinking Establishments (05/08/14)
CLE Credits: 1.5 General Hours
Location: NoDa Brewing Company
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
 
YLD Sponsored CLE: Legal Considerations for Opening, Running and Patronizing Breweries and Other Drinking Establishments
CLE Credit: 1.5 General Hours
Location: NoDa Brewery
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
 
YLD Spring Social
Join MCB YLD members for drinks and appetizers during a NoDa Brewery Crawl. Free for MCB YLD members; $10 for Non-Members
Location: NoDa Brewing Company (2229 N. Davidson Street, Charlotte NC 28205)
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Thursday, May 8, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Civil Litigation Section at the Charlotte Knights Game
Limited capacity of 50 guests. RSVP to Heather Blackley at hblackley@meckbar.org by May 1, 2014.
Location: Pepsi Party Terrace at BB&T Ballpark
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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
RESCHEDULED   Legal Volunteer Recruitment Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
 
Issues in North Carolina LLC Law (05/14/14)
CLE Credits: 3.0 General Hours
Location: Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, PA
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Wednesday, May 14, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
BLI Session 6 - Class Project
Participants will discuss and create a plan of action for their class project. Guests include Tricia Derr, MCB President, Dianne Bailey, MBF President, and Nancy Roberson, MCB/MBF Executive Director.
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
   
Thursday, May 15, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Thursday, May 15, 2014
12:00 PM
 
MCB Executive Committee Meeting
Location: Bar Center Boardroom
   
Thursday, May 15, 2014
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Family Law Section CLE: #AbuseOfDiscretion, QDROs and A View From the Bench (05/15/14
CLE Credits: 3.5 General Hours
Location: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center - Room #267/270
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Thursday, May 15, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
 
Francis J. Blanchfield Jr. Memorial Service
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Blanchfield''s life.
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse Room 6370
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Friday, May 16, 2014
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
 
W.D.N.C. Bankruptcy Seminar Spring 2014 (05/16/14)
CLE Credits: 4.75 Total Hours (3.75 General + 1.0 Ethics)
Location: Charlotte Plaza Uptown Hotel
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Monday, May 19, 2014
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Scheduled one week early due to Memorial Day.
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Nonprofits and Client Pro Bono Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
BLI Graduation and Alumni Event
As part of the graduation event for the 2014 Bar Leadership Institute Class, previous BLI graduates are invited to attend to re-connect with their class members and to renew and make connections with prior or subsequent class members. Members of both the MCB and MBF Boards will also be in attendance. Hors d''oeuvres will be served and each guest will receive two drink tickets. Free to attend!
Location: The Liberty, 1812 South Boulevard
   
Thursday, May 22, 2014
7:30 AM
 
Board of Directors Meeting
Location: Bar Center CLE Room
   
Thursday, May 22, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
 
MCB Annual Meeting
Kick off the summer with food, fun and your fellow members at one of the biggest MCB gatherings of the year. Elect the new Board officers and members and get updates about the Bar.
Location: First Presbyterian Church, Trade & Church Street
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Thursday, May 22, 2014
4:00 PM - 6:15 PM
 
Food Truck Law (05/22/14)
CLE Credits: 2.0 General Hours
Location: Unknown Brewing Company
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Friday, May 23, 2014
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Deadline to Nominate A Young Lawyer for the MCB YLD Young Lawyer of the Year Award
Location:
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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Thursday, May 29, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Community Services Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Thursday, May 29, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Swearing-In Court Session with Judge Sean P. Smith
Available to those new admittees who are unable or do not want to participate in a formal ceremony who wish to be sworn-in the NC State Court ONLY - space is limited.
Location: Courtroom 8100, Mecklenburg County Courthouse
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Friday, May 30, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
 
2nd Annual North Carolina Business Court CLE: Navigating North Carolina's Specialized Forum for Complex Civil Litigation (05/30/14)
CLE Credits: 6.0 Total Hours (4.0 General + 2.0 Ethics)
Location: Mint Museum Uptown - Levine Center for the Arts
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Friday, May 30, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
 
Professionalism for New Admittees: Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers (05/30/14 & 05/31/14)
CLE Credits: 12.0 Total Hours (11.0 Ethics + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)
Location: Charlotte Plaza Uptown Hotel
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Saturday, May 31, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
 
Professionalism for New Admittees: Mandatory State Bar Program for All New Lawyers (05/30/14 & 05/31/14)
CLE Credits: 12.0 Total Hours (11.0 Ethics + 1.0 Mental Health/Substance Abuse)
Location: Charlotte Plaza Uptown Hotel
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Monday, June 2, 2014
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
 
Communications Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Center Board Room
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Wednesday, June 4, 2014
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
 
BLI Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Thursday, June 5, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Spring Swearing-In Ceremony
Important instructions, FAQs and Registration information for the 2014 Spring Swearing-In Ceremony
Location: Charlotte Uptown Plaza Hotel
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Friday, June 6, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Come Rap With Us -Establishing a Solo Practice
Free networking event and lunch to connect informally with peers and discuss the ways to generate the support solo attorneys need when establishing a solo practice. Register by 6/1/14.
Location: Bar & Foundation Center (1123 S. Church St., Ste. 103)
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Monday, June 9, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Legal Volunteer Recruitment Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
Swearing-In Court Session with Judge Matthew J. Osman
Available to those new admittees who are unable or do not want to participate in a formal ceremony who wish to be sworn-in the NC State Court ONLY - space is limited.
Location: Courtroom 4150, Mecklenburg County Courthouse
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Thursday, June 12, 2014

 
Lawyer Referral Service Reception
Location: TBD
   
Thursday, June 12, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Tuesday, June 17, 2014
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
 
MBF Nominating Committee
To consider nominees and a proposed slate of officers for the 2015 MBF Board of Directors.
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
LRS Committee Meeting
Location: MCB Board Room
   
Thursday, June 19, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Thursday, June 19, 2014
12:00 PM
 
MCB Executive Committee Meeting
Location: Bar Center Boardroom
   
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Monday, June 30, 2014
12:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
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Thursday, July 10, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, July 17, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Thursday, July 17, 2014
12:00 PM
 
MCB Executive Committee Meeting
Location: Bar Center Boardroom
   
Thursday, July 24, 2014
7:30 AM
 
Board of Directors Meeting
Location: Bar Center CLE Room
   
Monday, July 28, 2014
12:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Thursday, August 14, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, August 21, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Monday, August 25, 2014
12:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
More Information
   
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
More Information
   
Thursday, September 11, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, September 18, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Monday, September 29, 2014
12:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
More Information
   
Thursday, October 9, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, October 16, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Monday, October 27, 2014
12:15 PM
 
Juvenile Law Section Lunch
Location: Mecklenburg County Courthouse - Courtroom 9610
More Information
   
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
8:30 AM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Breakfast
Location: Toast Café Dilworth - 2400 Park Road
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Thursday, November 13, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, November 20, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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Thursday, December 11, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Solo Practitioner / Small Firm Section Lunch
Location: Bar & Foundation Center
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Thursday, December 18, 2014
12:00 PM
 
Immigration & Nationality Section Lunch
Location: Lebowski's Grill & Pub - 1524 East Blvd. Charlotte 28203
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