California Bar Journal
OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA - APRIL 1999
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California Bar Journal

The State Bar of California


REGULARS

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Front Page - April 1999
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News
Legal specialist exam set Aug. 19
Sullivan to take reins at Stanford Law School
Only two appointed members remaining on State Bar board
Legal services board has five vacancies
Davis taps Michael Kahn
State Bar honors Justice Mosk with Witkin Medal
Board tentatively approves budget based on dues of $384
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Opinion
If it distracts, so be it
Let's cut back on jury service
Limit bar to admissions and discipline
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From the President - Door to justice must be open
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Letters to the Editor
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Law Practice - Preparing for a successful mediation
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Appointments - Apply to serve on a bar committee
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Legal Tech - DSL speeds up Internet - at a reasonable price
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New Products & Services
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MCLE Self-Study
Taxes and long-term care
Self-Assessment Test
MCLE Calendar of Events
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Trials Digest
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Discipline
Ethics Byte - Fiduciary duties basis for all rules
Attorney nabbed at State Bar offices for soliciting murders
Attorney Discipline
Ethics for the 21st Century - A canon for the future
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Public Comment

MCLE

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MCLE CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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THE STATE BAR SECTIONS HAVE SCHEDULED THE FOLLOWING EVENTS:
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MARCH

Friday, March 19 - Saturday, March 20: State Bar International Law Section presents Stress Busters Weekend, The Palms, Palm Springs. [5 hours MCLE credit]

Friday, March 26 - Saturday, March 27: State Bar Mid-Year Meeting, Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa. [1 hour MCLE credit]

APRIL

Friday, April 23 - Sunday, April 25: State Bar Litigation Section Annual Trial Symposium: Champions of the Courtroom - the Masters in Action, Silverado Country Club, Napa. [7.5 hours MCLE credit]

Friday, April 30 - Monday, May 3: State Bar Real Property Law Section Annual Retreat, Silverado Country Club, Napa. [12.5 hours MCLE credit]

MAY

Thursday, May 13 - Sunday, May 16: State Bar Environmental Law Section presents 4th Annual Roundtable, Fess Parker’s Doubletree Hotel, Santa Barbara. [MCLE credit to be determined]

JUNE

Friday, June 4 - Saturday, June 5: State Bar International Law Section presents International Law Weekend, Hyatt Regency, San Francisco. [MCLE credit to be determined]

CERTIFICATION: The State Bar of California and Section Education Meeting Services are bar-approved MCLE providers. Call 415/561-8210.