Peek @ the Week: March 13, 2017
Committee Meetings
Civil Trial Practice & ADR & Federal Practice 
   Tues. March 14 @ Noon
Labor and Employment
   Tues. March 14 @ Noon
Workers Comp' & Social Security 
   Thurs. March 16 @ Noon *w/optional CLE

Continuing Legal Education
Wed. March 15 | 1:00 - 3:30pm | Seminar#1617-094
M  $105 | NM $150 | PP $30

Workers Comp & Social Security Committee presents...
Thurs. March 16 | 12:00 - 1:00pm | Seminar#1617-095
Committee M $24 | M $35 | NM $45 | PP $0
dba upcoming events:
The Old Courthouse
Fri. March 17, 2017
Thurs. April 20, 2017
Fri. May 12, 2017
Fri. April 7, 2017 @ Sinclair
Fri. April 21, 2017 @ Sinclair
Wed. May 9, 2017 @ Sinclair
Doors open at 11:30am 
Fri. June 9, 2017
Doors open at 6:00pm 
DBA Day at Dragons Field
Thurs. July 20, 2017 


2017 Liberty Bell Nominations
Now is your chance to shout-out a fellow member of our community ! Nominations now being accepted for this years Liberty Bell Award.


2016-17 C.E.O. Program

By using this C.E.O. Program link to Ticket Center Stage, your DBA discount will
automatically be applied (if applicable) and the processing fees waived! What a savings!


DBA Attorney Resource Directory


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The Chancery Club Luncheon | Fri. March 17th

st_patricks_day_frame.jpg Join us for this fun lunch with the DBA as we bring you up to date on current "News from the Bar".This luncheon will be catered by The Deli. Doors open at 11:30am.
Seating is limited so please RSVP! >RSVP
Join the Conversation...
"The Diversity Gap in the Legal Profession" 
2017 Diversity Day | Fri. April 7
Friday, April 7, 2017 |  3.0 General CLE Hrs
8:30-11:45am Seminar | 12:00-1:15pm Luncheon
Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Judge Fanon Rucker 
Topic: "Mentoring and Creating Opportunity"

*The DBA wishes to Thank to Estabrook Charitable Trust, administered by Porter Wright Morris & Arthur for providing a grant for this program. Also, Faruki Ireland & Cox and Thompson  Hine for their sponsorships!

Judge Rucker has 4 years of experience as a prosecutor for the City of Cincinnati; 7 years as litigation attorney, with a concentration on Civil Rights, Employment Litigation, Municipal Law and Trial Practice. He has appeared before State and Federal Courts, and is experienced in Class Action Litigation, representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants. Judge Fanon has appeared on local and national t.v. and radio shows discussing cases and current legal topics and he frequently lectures to public and private bodies on topics such as Equal Treatment, Justice, Motivation, Encouragement, Conflict Resolution, Punishment, Mentoring and Decision Writing.
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Speakers Needed!
Celebration of Life Memorial Luncheon 
The DBA is looking for Speakers for the 2017 Celebration of Life Memorial Luncheon to be held on May 9th at Sinclair Community College. 
2016-17 Honorees:
Betty Busch Esq.; Harold Croghan Esq. ; Peter Donahue Esq.; L. Sharon Goodall Esq.; Winn Hamrick Esq.; Paul Horstman Esq.; Michael Mullin Esq.; Dwight Washington Esq.; Paul William Winks Esq.
>Contact Chris

2017 Legal Directory Forms Have Been Sent
Check Your Email Inbox and Mailboxes
We need your help to ensure that the Directory continues to be the Miami Valley's go-to-resource for local legal contact information.  Please find below, links to the forms that will assist you with completing your Enhanced Firm Listing , Fields of Practice and, Personal Information Update . Submit these forms with your payment by Monday,  April 3rd.

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Is it time for you to update your Legal Directory photo? 
Have your photo taken professionally, at the DBA, by Julie Noeth of Walling Photography. Contact Lori to set up your session at 937.222.7902 or
   - March 27th Monday 7:30-5:00pm
   - March 28th Tuesday 7:30-2:00pm
   - March 29th Wednesday 11:00-4:45pm 
FREE Fastcase Seminars:
March 13 - March 17, 2017
Fastcase provides free live training webinars so that you can learn how to use Fastcase right from the comfort of your own computer. Register below for this weeks webinar offerings.
Intro to TopForm Web
  Mon. March 13th @ 12:00 - 12:30pm EST
                                        Introduction to Fastcase
                                         Mon. March 13th @ 1:00 - 1:30pm EST 
                                        Introduction to Boolean Keyword Search 
                                         Thurs. March 16th @ 1:00-2:00pm EST
Advisory Opinions 2017- 1 & 2
The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct issued Advisory Opinion 2017-1 and Advisory Opinion 2017-2 on February 10, 2017.
The advisory opinions may be viewed by using the below links: 
A complete searchable collection of the Board's advisory opinions, a subject index, and an advisory opinion status list are available at: 
Member Benefit Spotlight:
Pinnacle Providers
*Pinnacle Providers financially support your Bar Association and the DBA's efforts to further the administration of justice and enhance the public's respect for the law.
 National Processing Solutions - NPS
You have a lot of choices for you credit card processing. We're a local leader - just minutes away from downtown! We know switching providers is a hassle, but we make it easy. We'll send our technician to install and or re-program your equipment. Call for a free analysis: 937.522.0032.  View NPS
Ohio Second District Court of Appeals
The Court issues 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 and are not to be considered headnotes or syllabi. Readers may obtain copies of an opinion from the particular county's clerk of courts. Full text of each opinion below.
DBA Annual Partners
Providing annual financial support and 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.

DBA Board of Trustees Directory
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Dayton Bar Association
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Dayton, OH 45402-1129 | 222-7902 l 222-1308 (f)

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