Monday, April 13, 2015

Law Week programs @ LA Law Library (including free mcle)

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Music & Arts Celebration
Thursday, April 23, 2015
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Gary Greene, Esq. and his Big Band of Barristers

Norman Rockwell Photo

Join us as we mix and mingle at our annual Law Week kick-off event: a lively concert and art celebration.

Dance to the music of America's #1 legal band Gary S. Greene Esq. and his Big Band of Barristers after the unveiling of one of the most iconic prints of the Civil Rights era "The Problem We All Live With,"
a limited print edition signed by famed 
artist Norman Rockwell. 

Click here to see the line-up of free public classes, workshops and MCLEs throughout Law Week.  Register now to save your spot! 

Enjoy Complimentary Desserts and Coffee

Some of the FREE programs are appellate related (e.g., Landmark Supreme Court Cases; Efficient Legal Research), but one focuses precisely on appellate practice for pro pers:

Representing Yourself in the California Court of Appeal
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Are you thinking of appealing your civil lawsuit? Do you know the purpose of an appeal? Do you know the basics of court procedure? Learn about the appeals process from a Clerk at the California Court of Appeal who has extensive experience in providing assistance to unrepresented litigants.
Class covers:
  • The purpose of an appeal
  • Deadlines and calendaring
  • Where and how to file
  • Brief writing
  • And more!
James Renteria, Assistant Deputy Clerk, Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District