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Meeting of the NLS Committee to Wrap Up the 2018 Event

January 24 @ 11:30 am

This meeting is for members of the New Lawyer Seminar Committee to discuss the 2018 seminar and any notes/changes/improvements for the committee as the planning for the 2019 seminar begins. Feel free to bring your lunch and note the below location: Meeting in Judge Parker’s jury room on the second floor of the courthouse (enter

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January 29 @ 12:00 pm

Please join the FBA Eastern District of Michigan’s Immigration Committee for an in depth discussion of current immigration issues including the interplay and contradictions between Executive Orders and the INA, as well as other relevant immigration statutes. This event is FREE and please bring your lunch. REGISTER HERE   

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February 5 @ 12:00 pm

Please join the FBA Eastern District of Michigan’s Book Club Committee for an exciting discussion on EVICTED: POVERTY AND PROFIT IN THE AMERICAN CITY by Matthew Desmond.  This book won the Pulitzer Prize and was recognized by the New York Times as one of 2016’s “10 Best Books.” Cost is FREE for members and $10

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Pro Se Clinic Fundraiser

February 6 @ 5:30 pm

  Please join us for the inaugural PRO SE CLINIC SOIREE at the Miller Canfield office in Detroit.  This event is proudly hosted by your Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Miller Canfield, Detroit Mercy Law and the Oakland County Bar Association. This benefit event celebrates the 1st anniversary of the Federal Pro Se Legal

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Legal Ethics Seminar

February 12 @ 12:00 pm

Please join the Legal Ethics committee for an informative seminar 12-1 on Feb 12th in the Detroit Room of the Levin Courthouse.  Details to follow.

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February 13 @ 10:00 am

The Rise Committee has organized a Motion Day before Judge Berg at UDM Law on February 13, 2019 starting at 10am. This is a great opportunity for future and new lawyers to come to motion call in a less-traditional (and hopefully more convenient for students) setting.  Remember: MEMBERSHIP IS FREE FOR LAW STUDENTS!  Please encourage

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Sustaining Member Appreciation Event

March 21 @ 4:30 pm

This event is in appreciation for the vast support provided to our chapter of the FBA by our Sustaining Members. This event is for FBA Eastern District of Michigan Sustaining Members only and is sponsored by the Chapter and generously sponsored by the Miller Canfield Law Firm.  If attending, please park in the Miller Canfield adjacent

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2019 Bankruptcy Luncheon

March 28 @ 11:30 am

Stay tuned for more details! And click below to register Register Here

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FBA Appeals Seminar

April 16 @ 11:30 am

Brought to you by the FBA’s Appeals Committee, please stay tuned for additional information regarding panelists etc.  In the meantime, please save the date and REGISTER HERE

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June 19 @ 5:30 pm

Tentatively scheduled for this date. ANNUAL FBA EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN DINNER Wednesday, June 19th Please join us for the 40th Annual Dinner of the FBA Eastern District of Michigan! Location:International Banquet and Conference Center at the Atheneum Hotel 400 Monroe St Detroit, Michigan 48226 Cocktail Reception Starts at 5:30 PM and Dinner at 6:30

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