Thursday, October 26, 2023
The Promenade & Gardens by Turnip Rose
1570 Scenic Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
*REDUCED PRICING FOR OCBA LAW STUDENT MEMBERS*
Monday, October 23, 2023
OCBA Live Webinar
*COMPLIMENTARY SEMINAR FOR OCBA LAW STUDENT MEMBERS*
Monday, October 16, 2023
Hybrid - ZOOM and Central Justice Center - Dept. C6, 4th Fl
700 W Civic Center Dr.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
The OCBA's annual Board of Directors Election closed at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2023. In accordance with the OCBA bylaws, 2023 President-Elect Christina M. Zabat-Fran (Lanvin Group) will succeed to the Presidency in 2024.
Another reason to be glad Beds does not hear traffic cases.
There are different ways contingent fee disputes can be resolved.
A recipe for dismissing a series of frivolous suits.
Many judicial positions were authorized that remain unfilled.
Tips to help everyone with confidential client information keep it that way.
A sneak peek at a new podcast that delves into our county’s legal history.
Could Orange County set an example for other regions?
How California’s policy developed over time.
Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero, chair of the Commission on Judicial Appointments, announced that the commission today confirmed Judge Martha Gooding as an associate justice of the Fourth District Court of Appeal, Division Three (Santa Ana).
The Orange County Bar Association announced Cherrie I. Tsai, Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, as this year’s Harmon G. Scoville Award recipient.
Nominations Deadline: Friday, Nov. 3, 2023
Click here to download the nomination form.
The Daily Journal recently published their 2023 Top 100 Lawyers list and recognized 11 OCBA members.
On October 12, 2023, OCCDL will be celebrating Orange County’s Top Young Lawyers, Top DEI Champions, and the Top Legal Organizations for DEI. Congratulations to all the OCBA member Honorees!.
Judicate West, one of California’s leading providers of private dispute resolution services, has added Judge Linda S. Marks, formerly with the Orange County Superior Court, to its roster of neutrals.
The Superior Court is accepting volunteer applications for those interested in becoming a SUPERIOR COURT AMBASSADOR.
The University of California, Irvine School of Law (UCI Law) announced the naming of its accomplished Pro Bono Program in recognition of a generous gift from Michael G. Ermer, Partner Emeritus at Irell & Manella LLP.
The OCBA Young Lawyers Division spotlights member Nicolette Nunez for the month of September.
The Judicial Council recently adopted a new rule (rule 10.1014 of the California Rules of Court) that becomes effective on September 1, 2023.
Breast cancer is no laughing matter.
May an attorney testify as an expert in a matter adverse to a client or former client?
This month’s featured attorney describes the long process by which the wife of a U.S. missionary can become a citizen.
Deciding copyright cases involving art is no picnic.
OCBA Past President, Danni Murphy, left an important legacy for the OC legal community.
Meet the OCBA Secretarial Candidates for 2024.
Join in celebrating OCTLA's Top Gun & Hall of Fame Award Recipients on Saturday, November 11, 2023 at City National Grove of Anaheim in Anaheim.
The OCBA leadership election is now open for online voting.
Orange County Business Journal announced the 2023 Women in Business Awards Nominees. Of the 204 outstanding OC professional women named by Orange County Business Journal, 14 are OCBA Members.
L.A. Times B2B Publishing announced 13 OCBA members as nominees for the Orange County Inspiration Women Forum & Leadership Awards. The event took place on August 18, 2023.
The Rules and Forms Committee of the Superior Court of California, County of Orange, has proposed revisions to the Local Rules of Court. Pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 10.613, the Court invites you to comment on the following proposed changes to the local rule. If approved, the proposed changes will be effective January 1, 2024.
Governor Gavin Newsom today announced his appointment of 10 Superior Court Judges, which include two in Orange County.
The OCBA Young Lawyers Division spotlights member Tess M. Messiha for the month of August.
The United States District Court, Central District of California, is currently accepting applications from qualified attorneys interested in serving on the Central District’s Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel.
Amended rule(s) with the effective date of September 1, 2023. These rules were adopted by the Judicial Council at its May 12, 2023 and July 21, 2023, business meetings.
Governor Gavin Newsom today announced his appointment of 17 Superior Court Judges, which include one in Orange County.
The online election will open for voting on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2023, and close at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023. Only active attorney members will be eligible to vote (no law students, retired, or honorary members).
Beds shares some inner musings of the best legal mind he knows.