Presentations to Outstanding Volunteers By:
California Rural Legal Assistance Council on Aging Disability Services & Legal Center Empire College School of Law Family Justice Center Legal Aid of Sonoma County Recourse Mediation Services Sonoma County Bar Association Sonoma County Law Library Sonoma County Legal Services Foundation Sonoma County Superior Court Date: Friday, November 16, 2012
Time: 11:30 am Check In; 12:00 pm –1:30 pm Lunch, Meeting & Program
Place: Fountaingrove Inn, 101 Fountaingrove Parkway, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Cost: $55 per person. $50 per person for Special Recognition Award Recipients
Online Regsitration is Closed. Please Call the SCBA Office at
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Malcolm T. Manwell
Malcolm T. Manwell Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz, LLP
Mr. Manwell’s practice includes complex real estate transactions, estate planning and business formation, non-profit entities, limited liability company and public agency representation. He heads the transactional and estate planning group at Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz.
Mr. Manwell graduated from the University of Notre Dame (Cum Laude) in 1971. Following that, he worked for two years in the lumber mills of Northern California before attending and graduating from law school at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, in 1976. He was admitted to
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Meal and rest period violations have increasingly become a major player in employee claims and class action lawsuits, resulting in large awards of premium wages and penalties.
Finally, the California Supreme Court in Brinker Restaurant vs. Superior Court of San Diego answers outstanding questions on the employer’s duties in providing and timing of meal and rest periods. In addition to addressing meal and rest period requirements, the Brinker decision provides guidance regarding the circumstances where class actions are applicable in common wage and hour claims.
Dawn Ross and Valorie Bader will discuss the Brinker holding with practical applications of common
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Proper subjects of expert testimony Expert disclosure requirements How to bring or oppose a motion to exclude an expert witness Crucial role of experts on certain summary judgment motions Use of hearsay on direct: how much is allowed? Scope of cross-examination of expert Correct use of impeachment or rebuttal testimony
Hon. Gary Nadler
Hon. Gary Nadler Sonoma County Superior Court
The Honorable Gary Nadler is currently Judge in the Civil Division of the Sonoma County Superior Court. Judge Nadler is also an adjunct professor at the University Of San Francisco School of Law, and is a faculty member
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Bring your friends, family, and colleague’s to SCBA’s Third Annual BBQ and Picnic!
Come for the good food and fun games with SCBA members and their families. There will be a Special Tennis Exhibition Match at 12:30 pm followed by round robin play for all levels of play and Water “Olympic” games and performance by Court N Disaster at 2 pm!
All fun and more worries! Free swim with a professional lifeguard on duty.
Date: Saturday, August 25, 2012
Time: 12:30 pm – 4:00pm
Place: Wikiup Tennis & Swim Club, 500 Wikiup Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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