Happening This Week

* Oakland County Bar Association Membership Maximizer
May 21

The Oakland County Bar Association will host a Membership Maximizer event from 8-9:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at the OCBA office, 1760 S. Telegraph, Suite 100, in Bloomfield Hills. All OCBA members and potential members are welcome. The event is free to members and first-time guests. RSVP to Katie Tillinger at ktillinger@ocba.org. or at (248) 334-3400.

• Michigan Creditors Bar Association Spring Member Dinner
May 22

Join Michigan Creditors Bar Association member colleagues for the spring member dinner from 5:30-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 22 at Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2089 West Big Beaver Rd. in Troy. Registration is $60 for members and $85 for non-members. Register at www.michbar.org.

• Wayne Law hosting Michigan Supreme Court Review
May 23

The Wayne Law Federalist Society and Michigan Lawyers Chapter present a panel discussion on decisions of interest from the Michigan Supreme Court from 4:30-8 p.m. Thursday, May 23 in the Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium at Wayne Law, 471 W. Palmer in Detroit. Panelists include Mary Massaron, partner, Plunkett Cooney; and Phillip DeRosier, Dickinson Wright. For more information contact Joseph Zanetti at (586) 219-8273 or joseph.zanetti@ wayne.edu.

• Federal Bar Association Eastern District of Michigan Leonard R. Gilman Award Luncheon
May 23

Registration is open for the Federal Bar Association Eastern District of Michigan Leonard R. Gilman Award Luncheon to be held from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23 at Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront, 2 Washington Blvd. in Detroit. The keynote speaker will be Matthew Schneider, U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Michigan. Cost to attend is $45 for FBA members and $60 for non-members. Register online at www.fbamich.org.

• State Bar of Michigan Taxation Section: 32nd Annual Tax Conference
May 23

Master the latest tax developments at the 32nd Annual Tax Conference presented by the Taxation Section of the State Bar of Michigan in cooperation with the Institute of Continuing Legal Education. The conference will be held from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23 at The Inn at St. John’s, 44045 Five Mile Rd. in Plymouth. Stay on top of evolving issues in tax law — from changes on the national front to state and local developments. Get complete coverage of tax reform implementation and in-depth analysis of the Wayfair decision from the company’s lawyer.  The cost is $195 for section member; $295 for ICLE Basic and Premium Partners; $125 for new lawyers (0-3 years in practice); $175 per registrant for 4+ registrants from the same firm; and $295 for all others. Special registration is offered to current sitting state court judges at no cost. Register at https://www.icle.org. This seminar is available on-demand starting June 13.