GCBA's Law Day Celebration

 FLINT - The Genesee County Bar Association will celebrate National Law Day U.S.A. with many activities which represent the GCBA's rich history of contributions and service to our community.

FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2010, 11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
LAW DAY LUNCHEON, MASONIC TEMPLE DOWNTOWN FLINT
The luncheon will feature keynote speaker Leonard Speckin, Forensic Document Analyst and Ink Dating Specialist of Speckin Forensics. Recognition will be given to each school participating in the Mock Trials that afternoon. The luncheon will also honor Jeff Nagy with the Golden Apple Award (presented for exemplary work in promoting law-related education); League of Women Voters of the Flint Area will be given the Liberty Bell Award (presented to non-lawyer organizations for their voluntary efforts to promote law-related awareness); and Dr. Edwin H. Gullekson will be given the Crime Victims' Services award by Prosecutor S. David Leyton (presented to those who act as advocates on behalf of victims of crime).
FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2010, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL MOCK TRIALS, GENESEE COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT
High School trial teams will argue a case before area judges. The teams have prepared for the case with the help of teacher and attorney advisors. Participating schools are:
PLAINTIFF   DEFENDANT COURTROOM
Grand Blanc Beecher Hon. Archie L. Hayman,
Rm. 308
GISD GenNet Genesee Hon. Duncan M. Beagle,
Rm. 515
Intl. Acad. Lake Fenton Hon. F. Kay Behm,
Rm. 306
Southern Gen. Forensic Montrose Hon. David J. Newblatt,
Rm. 504
Swartz Creek Northern Hon. John A. Gadola,
Rm. 507
GISD GenNet Faithway Christ. Hon. Larry J. Stecco,
Rm. 506
ASK THE LAWYER FREE COMMUNITY SEMINARS
All community seminars are held at the Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley Street, Flint, MI, from 6-7:30 p.m. Reservations are requested and will be accepted by calling the GCBA at (810) 232-6000 or by registering online at www.gcbalaw.org.
May 13 - Internet Law and Privacy: Harassment and Freedom of Speech
June 17 - Social Security Injury: Disability and Workers' Compensation
SENIOR OUTREACH AND TEENS AND THE LAW - MULTI-DAY ACTIVITIES
Attorneys visit senior citizen centers and schools to discuss specific law-related issues of special concern to senior citizens and teenagers. To schedule a visit, contact (810) 232- 6012.
For further information about any of these events, you may contact the Genesee County Bar Association at (810) 232-6000.

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