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Retirement Celebration of the Honorable Ben C. Clyburn
Chief Judge of the District Court of Maryland

Thursday, May 22, 2014
BWI Airport Marriott Hotel
Cocktail Reception - 5:30 pm, Dinner - 6:30 pm

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Featured Section Events

Environmental Law Section
Breakfast Program: The Current Status of Fracking in Maryland and Recent National Developments
Thursday, April 17 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Maryland Environmental Service
259 Najoles Rd., Millersville, MD 21108
Cost: $20.00 | A hot breakfast will be served
Questions: Kate Udo, 301-875-6457
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Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
ADR Spring Event: Powerful Non-Defensive Communication
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Day Training Event - 9:00am - 5:00pm (Meets Title 17 Requirements)
Dinner Presentation - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Feature Speaker: Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera, Maryland Court of Appeals
Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel
For more information please contact: Robert Mueller OR Sogand Zamani
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MSBA 2014 Annual Meeting
June 11-14, 2014
Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel
10100 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD
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Cross Training: How Real Estate Law and Estate Planning Intersect with Family Law
Monday, April 28, 2014
8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Columbia
Columbia, MD
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Practical Approaches to Guardianship in Maryland
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Ecker Business Training Center, Columbia, MD
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Demystifying Investor Visas for Immigration Lawyers
Friday, May 9, 2014
8:30 am – 12:45 pm
Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel
Columbia, MD
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2014 Hot Tips in Workers’ Compensation
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Ecker Business Training Center, Columbia, MD
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2014 Advanced Estate Planning Institute
Monday, May 19, 2014
8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Doubletree Hotel, Columbia, MD
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March/April 2014

Lawyer Assistance Program:
12 Step Professional’s Support Group Meeting
Meets every Thursday 6:30pm

Judicial Administration Section
Meeting
Thursday, April 17, 2014
6:00 pm
½ Conference Room

Young Lawyers Section Public Service Committee & Public Awareness Committee
Earth Day at Patterson Park
Saturday, April 19, 2014
9:00 am – 12:00 Noon
Volunteers will meet at Patterson Park for some gardening to help celebrate the Earth!
If you are interested in participating, please contact
Gwendolyn Tate.
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Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
ADR Spring Event: Powerful Non-Defensive Communication
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Day Training Event - 9:00am - 5:00pm (Meets Title 17 Requirements)
Presentation on Powerful Non-Defensive Communication
Presented by Sharon Strand Ellison
Dinner Presentation - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Feature Speaker: Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera, Maryland Court of Appeals
Hilton Baltimore BWI Hotel
1739 West Nursery Road
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
For more information please contact: Robert Mueller OR Sogand Zamani
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The Land Use Committee of the Real Property Section
Spring Seminar/Speaker Event: “What is the land use impact of a partial taking? Condemnation in a suburban and urban environment. Valuation, damages and severance impacts.”
Friday, April 25, 2014
10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Speakers: Joseph Suntum, Esquire, Miller Miller & Canby; Kevin Pascale, Esquire, Rosenberg Martin Greenberg; Ryland Mitchell, CRE, MAI (Appraiser); Janet Handy, Esquire, Deputy Counsel, State Highway Administration
Cost: $10.00 for Section Members, $15 for non-members
Bar Headquarters
520 West Fayette St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Questions ~ contact:  David D. Freishtat, Land Use Committee Co-Chair
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Senior Lawyers Section
Senior Lawyers Section Annual Dinner
Judge Joseph H.H. Kaplan will be awarded the Senior Lawyer of the Year Award
Sunday, May 4, 2014
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Libertatore’s Restaurant, 9515 Deereco Road, Timonium, MD
Tickets: $55 for section members, $60 for non-members
RSVP to Theresa Michael
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Estate and Trust Law Section
Annual Spring Dinner and Program
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
6:00 pm
Topic: From Living Wills to MOLST: The Shifting Terrain of Health Care Decision Making
Speaker: Jack Schwartz, Esquire
Cost: $75.00 per person
Turf Valley, Waterford Room, 2700 Turf Valley Road, Ellicott City, Maryland 21042
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Taxation Section
Annual Shulbank Dinner
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Keynote Speaker: Nina E. Olson, National Taxpayer Advocate
The Belvedere Baltimore
1 East Chase St, Baltimore, MD 21202