Join the CBA
If you are already a CBA Member you know the benefits! However if you are not a CBA Member but would like to join, now is the time. Membership is only $50 per year which may entitle you to receive discounted rates when registering for CBA hosted dinner meetings, educational seminars, and events scheduled throughout the year! In the past the CBA has co-sponsored with organizations such as the American Bankruptcy Institute and ICLE. The discounted rate for any one of these seminars alone would pay for your membership!
Nominations Sought for the Barbara J. Rom Award for Bankruptcy Excellence
The FBA Committee established the Barbara J. Rom Award for Bankruptcy Excellence. The purpose of this award is to honor individuals who, like Barbara, have exhibited the highest level of overall excellence in the practice of bankruptcy law. The following criteria are among those considered for this award:
Overall excellence, civility, sophistication of practice, community involvement, Bar association and Court activity involvement, and pro bono participation.
Nominations must be made in writing and submitted to any member of the selection committee by October 19, 2018. The selection committee will review all written nominations and select an award winner. That award winner will then become a member of the following year’s selection committee.