September 2015
  1. September 2 Coming Events

    Sept. 16:  Grand Rapids Bar Association Legal Assistant Section Meeting, 12:00 noon, Skywalk Conference Room, 99 Monroe NW, 2nd Floor, Grand Rapids.  This Legal Assistant Section Meeting will focus on Startup Culture in Grand Rapids. Questions and RSVP to Karen Kinyon, or 616-698-4018.

    Sept. 17: Constitution Day, lessons for fifth grade students  sponsored by the Grand Rapids Bar Association in partnership with the Grand Rapids Public Schools. The GRBA is looking for volunteers to provide special lessons on the U.S. Constitution to GRPS 5th graders, with a goal of matching each fifth grade classroom with an attorney who will focus on one area of the Constitution for just one hour. Sign-up deadline is Sept. 1. Resource Packets and pocket-sized Constitutions will be provided to all volunteers. If you have a school preference, you may make note during the registration process. Once all volunteers are secure, you will be notified of your school assignment as soon as possible. To register visit and click on Constitution Day under the calendar listing on the home page. For more information call GRBA Staff at 616-454-5550.

    Sept. 28-29: No-Fault Institute XII - “The Stuff You Need to Know,” at the Westin, 1500 town Center, Southfield. Are you caught up with the latest issues facing PIP Legislation, Tort Liens, UM/UIM Clauses, and Medicare/ERISA?  These are just some of the many topics at the 12th Annual MAJ No-Fault Institute.  The biggest names in the law will present on the pressing issues facing No-Fault, including a special presentation on the State Farm ACE Documents that exposed the insurance company’s delay any deny tactics.  This seminar is open to MAJ member and non-members.  Visit for prices and registration or call 517-321-3073.