MCLE Classes & Events

Compliance Group 1 (A-G) DEADLINE: 2-1-19

The January Blitz!!: MCLE Live Programs Blitz

Thursday, January 17, 2019: Elimination of Bias in the Workplace - 2.0 Units Elimination of Bias

Tuesday, January 22, 2019: Ethical Duties and Electronically Stored Information - 1.0 Unit Legal Ethics

EVENT - Monday, January 28, 2019: 13th Annual Presiding Judge's Luncheon

Tuesday, January 29, 2019: Under Pressure: Attorneys Dealing with Stress - 1.5 Units Competence

Thursday, January 31, 2019: Recent Developments in Labor & Employment Law - 1.0 Unit Elimination of Bias

Tuesday, February 5, 2019: What to Know About the New Tax Law, A Year Later

Wednesday, February 6, 2019: Representing an Undocumented Person

Friday, February 15, 2019: Do’s and Don’ts of Civil Motion Practice

Thursday, February 21, 2019: Basic Fee Arbitration Training

Friday, February 22, 2019: SCWiL & SCBA's Barristers - Building Your Law Practice

Monday, February 25, 2019: New Laws and Forms in the Civil Department for 2019

Tuesday, February 26, 2019: A Matter of Trust: The Challenges of Mediating Inheritance Disputes

Friday, March 1, 2019: 2019 Family Law Judicial Officers’ Luncheon

Monday, March 4, 2019: Advanced DissoMaster Training

NEW DATE: March 5, 2019 from 10-30-18: The Prudent Investor Rule: Investing for Continuing Trusts

Monday, March 11, 2019: Legal Developments in LGBTQ Employment Discrimination Law

Friday, March 15, 2019: Mandatory Arbitration Clauses After Epic Systems v. Lewis

Friday, March 22, 2019: 2019 Civil Trial Workshop

Friday, March 29, 2019: Real Property Update 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019: The ABCs of Independent Contractors

Wednesday, April 3, 2019: Recent Changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct

EVENT - NEW DATE: Friday, April 5, 2019: The 20th Annual Rex Sater Award Dinner

REX SATER AWARD

The Family Law Section of the Sonoma County Bar Association accepts the Nominations for “The Rex Sater Award” for Excellence in Family Law. Each year, this award is given to an individual or group who has contributed to improving the practice of Family Law in Sonoma County.

The plaque commemorating the award states: “Judge Sater’s legacy to Sonoma County is his belief that people hold the answers to their family conflict locked in their own hearts….The ‘Systems’ primary duty should be to help those people find their own answers….”

Previous Honorees:

Michael Lentz (1997)
Commissioner Jeanne Buckley (1998)
Steven Neustadter (1999)
Patricia Lansdowne (2000)
Kids’ Turn (2001)
Amy Rodney (2002)
Catherine Conner (2003)
Peggy Schmeck (2004)
Commissioner Cynthia Denenholz (2005)
Debbie Lamb (2007)
Judge Arnold Rosenfield (2008)
Commissioner Louise Bayles-Fightmaster (2009)
Jeanne Miskel (2011)
Dana Schneider (2012)
Judge James Bertoli (2013)
John Johnson (2014)
William Doty (2015)
Judge Cerena Wong (Ret.) (2016)