SCBA Business Hours:

SCBA is Currently Closed for all In-Person Business Pursuant to the Shelter in Place Order by the Sonoma County Health Officer. Staff remains available 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, M-F, via email. Please see the Contact Us Page for a list of SCBA Staff emails. .~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.
General Law

Mediating Employment Cases

The discussion will include timing, client preparation, advance planning, negotiations and working with the mediator to achieve case and client goals.

David King

David C. King
The Law and Mediation Office of David C. King

Mr. King is an AV rated employment lawyer with over thirty-five years of litigation and trial experience in state and federal courts. He practices in all areas of employment law including wrongful employment termination, employment discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, wage and hour law, trade secrets litigation, contract disputes, and contract drafting. Mr. King has also litigated and tried cases in the fields of personal injury, real estate and contract law. He serves as a mediator in all civil litigation matters through the Arbitration and Mediation Center (AMC) in Santa Rosa. Mr. King currently sits on the Petaluma City Council and has served on the Sonoma County Bar Association Board of Directors and the Sonoma County Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Committee. He was President of the Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce from 2005-2006 and was on its Board from 2000-2007.

— Sponsored by SCBA’s Labor & Employment Law Section —

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 | Check-in: 3:30 pm; Presentation: 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Presenter(s):
David C. King, The Law and Mediation Office of David C. King

Location: Webinar Zoom Webinar – Materials and Zoom Sign-In will be provided at 3 pm one (1) business day prior to the start of this event.

MCLE: 1.0 Unit Participatory Credit in General Law

Registration Fee:
$60–SCBA Members
$75–Public
$35—SCBA L&E Section Members
$45–SCBA Barristers Club Members in First 5 Years of Practice

$20–Students (with proof of current enrollment)*

NOTE: Section Discounts are only available if registering by email to Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org

* The student discount is available online for SCBA Student Members only. Join today! Student membership may be free for you! For more information, please contact Ann Horn at Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org.

To Reserve your space and register offline, email Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org

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A Thank You Message from SCBA…

As with many in our community, SCBA continues to feel the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re deeply grateful for the continued support from our sponsors, membership, and the broader community during this difficult time.

SCBA Sponsors
Funds received from sponsors support SCBA’s “Distance Learning” Program (Webinars, OnDemand Video, Self-Study Articles) as well as other basic operations.

Supreme Sponsors ($1,000+)
Spaulding McCullough & Tansil LLP

Appellate Sponsors ($700 – $999)
Hansen & Miller

Superior Sponsors ($400 – $699)

Advocate Sponsors ($100 – $399)
Law Offices of Evan E. Zelig

Family Law Section

Understanding and Applying the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA)

The UCCJEA is a set of uniform laws that provides rules to establish which jurisdiction’s court has authority when parties disputing child custody issues reside in two different states.

This class will cover topics including:

• The history and policy behind the UCCJEA
• What kinds of cases are or are not controlled by the UCCJEA?
• Navigating the UCCJEA – a template for analyzing your case and counseling clients
• Resources to use in presenting your case

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Carol A. Gorenberg, Family Law Offices of Carol A. Gorenberg

Ms. Gorenberg is the principal of the Family Law Offices of Carol A. Gorenberg. She earned her law degree at the George Washington University Law School in 1996. In her long career in family law, she has focused on child custody matters, where she strives to promote the best interests of the children while honoring the goals of their parents. She has a wealth of experience litigating and settling disputes between parents, grandparents, and guardians involving interjurisdictional issues.

— Sponsored by SCBA’s Family Law Section —

Date/Time: Wednesday July 22, 2020 | Check-In: 3:00 pm; Presentation: 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Presenter(s): Carol A. Gorenberg, Family Law Offices of Carol A. Gorenberg

Location: Zoom Webinar – Materials and Zoom Sign-In to webinar will be provided at 3 pm one (1) business day prior to the start of this event.

MCLE: 1.5 Units Participatory Credit in General Law AND 1.5 Units Participatory Legal Specialization Credit in Family Law

Registration Fee:
$70–SCBA Members
$85–Public
$55–SCBA Barristers Club Members in First 5 Years of Practice
$20–Students (with proof of current enrollment)*

NOTE: Section Discounts are only available if registering by Email to Ann Horn: Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org.

* The student discount is available online for SCBA Student Members only. Join today! Student membership may be free for you! For more information, please contact Ann Horn at Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org.

To Register Offline, please email Ann Horn at Ann@SonomaCountyBar.org.