Washington Bar to Present National Bar Member Allie B. Latimer with Houston Medallion Award
Today, the Washington Bar Association and the Washington Bar Association Educational Foundation, Inc. will celebrate Law Day 2014 with its annual dinner, which will feature the presentation of the Charles Hamilton Houston Medallion of Merit to National Bar member Allie B. Latimer. Readhere.
Confirmation Vote of Judge Gayles Expected Next Week
On, April 1st, Judge Darrin P. Gayles’ U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing took place on Capitol Hill. President Obama nominated Judge Gayles to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida on February 5, 2014. Judge Gayles’ nomination now moves onto the full U.S. Senate for a vote of confirmation. The National Bar Association reaffirmed its endorsement this week. Read here.
National Bar Women Lawyers Division Newsletter
The Women Lawyers Division (WLD) published the latest edition of its newsletter. This Winter/Spring edition highlights moments from the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, preview of the 2014 Annual Supreme Court Swearing-In Ceremony and “Respect Yourself” Mentoring Program taking place July 26, 2014 during the 89th Annual Convention. Read here.
National Bar Association Affordable Care Act Webinar Series Continues
The National Bar Association will host part two of our Affordable Care Act Series on May 6, 2014. This webinar will focus on Health Care Reform for Providers: Medicare and Medicaid, Fraud and Abuse, and Privacy Issues. Presenters include: Katrina Pagonis, Charlotte Combre, and Talib Karim. Register here.
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