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President's Message

Still time to get your mandatory CLE before the end of June!  In the event that you have not gotten all of your CLE done the PCBA has several programs this month for you.  In honor of mental health awareness month, the PCBA is offering three mental health seminars that are available live at the PCBA or via webinar:  Mental Health Treatment for the Client on May 18Dealing with Attorney Mental Health Issues on May 20, and The Attorney-Client Relationship when the Client becomes Incapacitated on May 23.

Also, please plan to attend our annual Memorial Service to remember those of our members, at the right, who have passed away during the last 12 months. The program starts at 10:30 a.m. in courtroom 210 on Thursday, May 26.  Following the service there will be a reception in the Jury Commission Room.  I hope to see many of you there. 

Tim Howard


The Government & Public Interest Seminar will be held on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at the Spalding Pastoral Center, 419 NE Madison, Peoria, IL.  Registration deadline is Friday, June 10.  This course provides three hours of general MCLE credit; certificates will be distributed at the end of the seminar.  To register online click here. To download the registration form click here.

Changes to the Illinois Eavesdropping Act by William Atkins, Johnson, Bunce & Noble
Employment Law Updates for the public (and private) sector by Joshua Herman, Miller, Hall & Triggs
NLRB Changes, Protected Concerted Activity by Nathaniel Strickler, NLRB
Social Networking Policies: NLRB perspective by Nathaniel Strickler and Employer perspective by Joshua Herman
Public Officials' Personal Cell Phones by Joshua Herman, Miller, Hall & Triggs
OMA/FOIA Updates and Recent PAC/AG Opinions by Phillip Lenzini, Kavanagh, Scully, Sudow, White & Frederick

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