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2015 Best Practices for Busy Attorneys – Course Materials

Article Resource  |  Posted on May 15, 2015 in: Best Practices for Busy AttorneysOhio State Bar Association Convention

For OSBA Convention CLE Course Materials, click on the seminar title.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

9:00 – 10:00 AM
Best Practices for Busy Attorneys: Dealing With Stress and Depression
Speaker: Scott R. Mote, Executive Director, Ohio Lawyers Assistance Program
Young Lawyers Section
1.0 Professional Conduct / NLT CLE Hour

10:30 – 11:30 AM
Best Practices for Busy Attorneys: Family Law
Speaker: Karen Brinkman, Brinkman Law
Solo Firm & General Practice Section
1.0 General NLT CLE Hour

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OSBA Convention Seminar Will Present Scenarios For Success

Article Resource  |  Posted on March 10, 2014 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

Ohio Bar Liability Insurance Company (OBLIC) and OSBA Solo, Small Firm & General Practice Section will co-sponsor TWO full days of CLE sessions during the 2014 Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus.  The OSBA Senior Lawyers Section is also joining in sponsoring these sessions. Thursday, designated as Young Lawyers’ Day, will also be co-sponsored by the OSBA Young Lawyers Section.

 

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How to Catch and Keep Clients: Ethically Using Social Media

Presentation Resource  |  Posted on March 9, 2013 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally presented at the Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on May 9, 2013 by Terrie Wheeler, MBC (Professional Services Marketing, LLC) & Alvin E. Mathews, JD (James E. Arnold & Associates, LPA).

Presentation Agenda — Current Social Media Trends and Statistics, Lawyer Advertising Cases, Social Media Best Practices for Lawyers, How Lawyers Get into Trouble with Advertising, Tips for Compliance, Using LinkedIn to Market Your Practice, and Other Considerations

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Closing, Selling or Acquiring a Law Practice

Article Resource  |  Posted on May 3, 2012 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally offered to attendants at the 2012 Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention. It was reprinted by permission of the Ohio State Bar Association. It was written by Theodore M. Mann, Jr. and can be found in OfficeKeeper, an award-winning resource of the Ohio State Bar Association.

Presentation Agenda — The acquisition, sale or closing of a law practice is a multi-faceted process. Guidelines must be considered that relate to any business transaction. The additional compliance requirements are the legal-professional components creating responsibility and liability issues which should not be ignored by the parties to the transaction. This is a threeway process with Seller, Buyer and Client interests. The Sale of Law Practice should be viewed like the sale of any professional practice, with the important caveat ofthe need for protection of client confidences and secrets and respect for the attorney-client relationship.

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What You Need To Know About The Rules When Buying Or Selling A Law Practice

Article Resource  |  Posted on May 3, 2012 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally presented at the Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on May 3rd, 2012 by Richard D. Bringardner, Wiles Boyle Burkholder & Bringardner Co. L.P.A..

Presentation Agenda — Lawyers – Buying, Selling, Retiring, Buying & Selling Law Firms, Rules of Professional Conduct and Valuation of a Law Firm Practice

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Sale & Withdrawal from a Law Practice

Article Resource  |  Posted on May 3, 2012 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally presented at the Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention in Cleveland, Ohio in 2012 by Thomas J. Bonasera, Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP.

Presentation Agenda — Introduction, Arguments For/Against Allowing Purchase & Sale of a Law Practice, Background/ABA Model Rule, Ohio Rule – Sale of Ohio Law Practice 1.17, Fee Disputes – Arbitration/Mediation, Withdrawal Consideration, Conclusion

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What Happens to Your Files If…? – Part II

Presentation Resource  |  Posted on March 31, 2012 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally presented at the Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention in Cleveland, Ohio in 2012 by Jonathan Coughlan, Disciplinary Counsel, Supreme Court of Ohio.

Presentation Agenda (Part II) — With No One Left Behind, Trust Accounts, Proposed changes to Rule VI and Rule V of the Rules for the Government of the Bar Address these Issues, Proposed Changes to the Gov. Bar Rules,

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What Happens to Your Files If…? – Part I

Presentation Resource  |  Posted on March 31, 2012 in: Ohio State Bar Association Convention

This was originally presented at the Ohio State Bar Association Annual Convention in Cleveland, Ohio in 2012 by Jonathan Coughlan, Disciplinary Counsel, Supreme Court of Ohio.

Presentation Agenda (Part I) — Present Rule V Provision, Gov. Bar R. V (F), Two Primary Categories of Files, Third Category, Trust Account, The 5 D’s, What We Have Found

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