Hispanic Bar Association of Orange County
December 1, 2009
2010 Installation Dinner and Scholarship Fundraiser March 6th
HBA 2009 Annual Holiday Party

December 9
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Jason's Downtown Restaurant & Wine Cellar
416 W. 4th St., Santa Ana, CA 92701

Members $20 at the door*
Non-Members $25 at the door*
Judges FREE

RSVP by Dec. 5th at info@ochba.org
Or call (949) 440-6700 Ext. 253

Please join the HBA for its Annual Holiday Party.  We will announce the results of the elections for the 2009 HBA Board of Directors.  So join us for drinks, appetizers, and holiday cheer while you meet the 2009 HBA Board of Directors. 
*$15 if you pre-pay at www.OCHBA.org

Sponsored by The Law Office of Laurie K. Allread

OCAABA 5th Annual Family & Friends Holiday Dim Sum Party 12-12-09

Saturday, December 12, 2009
11:30am to 12:00pm - Check-in/Registration
12:00pm - Food will be set

At King Lobster Palace
2045 N. Tustin Street, Orange

More information and costs and to RSVP: visit www.ocaaba.org.
OCBA Specialty Credit Seminar

Don't miss out on a live field sobriety test administered by a CHP officer and get your much needed (and hard to get) specialty CLE credits!
"Specialty Credit Night"
Thursday, December 3, 2009
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM
Radisson Hotel, Newport Beach 92660

Detection/Prevention of Substance Abuse
Watch the real-time effects of alcohol from sobriety to intoxication; the impact on attorneys and the judicial system; and the newly implemented DUI court
Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession
OC war stories of bias; transparency in the judicial process; failure to promote; pay equality; solutions that work and don't work
Legal Ethics
Putting the "Civil" back in civil litigation; tips on how civility can move your case along faster and more economically for your clients from the perspective of the bench, plaintiff and defense counsel
Hon. Carlton P Biggs, Orange County Superior Court
Hon. Thierry P. Colaw, Orange County Superior Court
Patricia Lee-Gulley, Esq., Gordon & Rees
Edward R. Leonard, Esq., Harrington, Foxx, Dubrow & Cantor
Solange E Ritchie, Esq., Law Offices of Steven R. Young
Eric V. Traut, Esq., The Traut Law Firm
Officer Jennifer Hink, California Highway Patrol
Pre-registration deadline is November 24th.  Standard rates apply for payments received in the OCBA offices after close of business on November 24th.  OCBA is not responsible for lost, misdirected or delayed mail.
Register online  or download a registration form
For more information, request Fast Fax #2237 or contact the OCBA Education Department at 949.440.6700 x125
Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Fall 2009 Webinar Calendar

For more information and to register:
Visit www.ilrc.org/seminars

Purchase any publication and receive 5% off on ALL Webinars!


Asylum and "Material Support" Bar
Thurs, December 3, 12 pm - 1:30 pm PST
1.5 MCLE

LGBT & HIV+ Asylum Claims
Thurs, December 10, 12 pm - 1:30 pm PST
1.5 MCLE

What is a Webinar?
A webinar is a web conference system that allows you to join ILRC trainings from the convenience of your own office via the telephone and internet. You simply dial a conference call number and click on a web link provided by the ILRC, and you will be able to learn by listening to the instructor's lecture and watching the computer screen simultaneously.

Please contact Sai Suzuki, Marketing Coordinator, at 415-255-9499 Ext 789 or ssuzuki@ilrc.org.

Immigrant Legal Resource Center
1663 Mission Street, Suite 602, San Francisco , CA 94103
(T) 415-255-9499 (F) 415-255-9792 (W) www.ilrc.org
Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble's 3rd Annual Fundraiser "Una Noche De Milagros" 


PLEASE JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF MIRACLES! MUSIC, FOOD, DANCING & CELEBRATION!  Be a part of award winning, grassroots Theater Company. By joining our efforts, you are helping us to keep our doors open to create more opportunities for Latinas on and off the stage!
When: Saturday, Dec 5th @ 8pm
Where: 511 E. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana, CA    
Presale Tickets $20
At the door $25
For online reservations click: www.breathoffire.org
or Call: 714. 540.1157
E-mail: boftc.reservations@breathoffire.org
Can't come? You Can Still Help!   
Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Sponsorship, Volunteering, in-kind & monetary donations are always welcomed and are tax deductible!  
For more information please visit our website: www.breathoffire.org or call 714.540.1157
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Also In This Issue
HBA 2009 Annual Holiday Party December 9
OCAABA 5th Annual Family & Friends Holiday Dim Sum Party
OCBA Specialty Credit Seminar
Immigrant Legal Resource Center...Fall 2009 Seminar & Webinar Calendar
Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble's 3rd Annual Fundraiser "Una Noche De Milagros"



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2009 Executive Board Members

Monica E Lukoschek

Carlos X. Colorado

Vice President:
Genoveva Meza Talbott

Luis A. Barba

Chief Financial Officer:
Olivia Carrillo Hickman

Immediate Past President:
Norma García Guillén

2009 Board of Directors

Frank Acosta
Eric M. Alderete
Eva Casas Sarmiento
Jacob Gonzales
Theresa C. Lopez
Christy Marie Lopez
Tami Lopez
José Gonzalez
Jorge A. Martinez
Javier Rivera-Carbone
Federico C. Sayre
Karin Khan
Leo Paredes
Marcelo Reyes

Hispanic Bar Association of Orange County