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September 20, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program

The Jones Inn will host its next General Body Meeting on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Michael Alberini’s in Boardman.  This event will start promptly at 5:15 p.m.

The pupillage team led by Nils Johnson will present the evening’s CLE Program:
“President Trump’s Travel Ban–Historical and Legal Perspective”  

The basis for this presentation is to provide an overview of President Trump’s Executive Order #’s 13,769 and 13,780, colloquially known as the “Travel Ban(s).” We will discuss constitutional limits to immigration actions, historical context for President Trump’s executive orders, an examination of the procedural history behind the orders’ subsequent litigation, and a substantive review of the arguments alleging its legality/illegality.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP. Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

Michael Alberini’s is located at 1140 Boardman Poland Road, Boardman, Ohio 44514. Google Map  Ample parking is available

Please submit your RSVP no later than Friday, September 15, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

I WILL ATTEND

I WILL ATTEND WITH A GUEST

If you cannot attend this event, please submit your request for an excused absence by clicking on the button below:

I CANNOT ATTEND

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June 21, 2017: Social

The Jones Inn is excited to announce our upcoming Summer Social will be held on June 21, 2017 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm, at the newly renovated Students Motivated by the Arts (SMARTS) headquarters. Members and guests will enjoy live music, an auction, open bar and catered hors d’oeuvres.  Event proceeds will go to benefit the SMARTS program. As always, this social is a great opportunity to mix, mingle and network, so guests are encouraged to attend. Special thanks to our Social Committee for their continued efforts in planning our June Social.  Stay tuned for more details!

SMARTS is Students Motivated by the Arts, a community based art school in Downtown Youngstown. SMARTS offers classes in the Visual Arts, Music, Dance, Theatre, and Creative Writing to K-12 students in Youngstown.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP. Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

SMARTS is located in the Ohio One Building at 25 E. Boardman St., Youngstown, Ohio 44503. Google Map  Ample parking is available

Please submit your RSVP no later than Friday, June 16, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

I WILL ATTEND

I WILL ATTEND WITH A GUEST

If you cannot attend this event, please submit your request for an excused absence by clicking on the button below:

I CANNOT ATTEND

Image credit to SMARTS

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May 17, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program

The Jones Inn will host its next General Body Meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at The Upstairs Restaurant in Austintown.  This event will start promptly at 5:15 p.m.

The pupillage team led by Ross Smith will present the evening’s CLE Program:
“Drug Abuse Jeopardy”  

The program will involve a discussion of current drug abuse issues in game show format.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP. Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

The Upstairs Restaurant is located at 4500 Mahoning Avenue, Austintown, Ohio 44515. Google Map  Ample parking is available

RSVPs for this event are now closed.

Image credit to Kevin Standlee

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American Inns of Court Leadership Summit

The American Inns of Court is hosting a leadership summit on May 12, 2017, in Cleveland, OH. Our Inn’s President, Judge Pearson, encourages all Inn members interested in taking on a leadership role to attend this event.

American Inns of Court Leadership Summit—Cleveland, OH

Leaders from other Inns around our area will be in attendance and sharing what has worked for their Inn when trying to gain new members, to increase the involvement of current members, and generally to manage the operation of the Inn.

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Inn Members Present at Hall of Fame Dinner

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, the Mahoning County Democratic Party held a dinner to induct four women into their Hall of Fame for contributions to our area. The inductees were Judge Cheryl Waite, of the Seventh District Court of Appeals; Sarah Brown-Clark, Clerk of Courts for the Youngstown Municipal Court; Joyce Kale Pesta, Vice Chair of the Mahoning County Democratic Party; and Bev Reyes, member of the Mahoning County Children’s Services Board.

Several Inn members were present to see colleagues and friends inducted.

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2017-2018 Inn Membership Application

Our President, Judge Pearson, asks that all members of the Inn–as well as any interested new members–fill out the attached membership form. Forms should be returned to Treasurer James Floyd when completed. His contact information is included on the form.

Dues for the upcoming in year are as follows:

Pupil (Law Students) – $0
Associate (0-5 Years Experience) – $85
Barrister (5-15 Years Experience) – $250
Bencher (15+ Years Experience) – $275

Information regarding the payment of dues will follow.

Link to Application Form (PDF Document)

By |April 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on 2017-2018 Inn Membership Application

Ohio Women’s Bar Association Annual Meeting

Judge DeGenaro of the Seventh District Court of Appeals would like to inform our membership about the upcoming Ohio Women’s Bar Association’s Annual Meeting. This year’s theme is “Critical Conversations and Courageous Leadership”. Keynote speakers at the event include Lucy Helm, General Counsel for Starbucks.

The event will be held May 11-12 at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center in Columbus, Ohio.

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April 19, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program

The Jones Inn will host its next General Body Meeting on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the B&O Station in Youngstown.  This event will start promptly at 5:15 p.m.

The pupillage team led by Robert Duffrin will present the evening’s CLE Program, a program discussing the use of technology during trial presentation as well as the procedures for authenticating and using evidence from social media and other electronically stored information.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP. Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

The B&O Station is located at 530 Mahoning Avenue, Youngstown, Ohio 44502. Google Map  Ample parking is available

Registration for this event is now closed.

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March 15, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program

marchThe Jones Inn will host its next General Body Meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Michael Alberini’s in Boardman.  This event will start promptly at 5:15 p.m.

The pupillage team led by Dave Betras will present the evening’s CLE Program:
“House Bill 523: Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Law”  

This program will explore House Bill 523, the recently passed medical marijuana law from the Ohio Legislature. The participant will gain a rudimentary understanding of the law and its rule-making authority from seed to sale. Also covered will be the ramifications of the bill on the Employee-Employer relationship and the Worker’s Compensation program.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP. Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

Michael Alberini’s is located at 1140 Boardman Poland Road, Boardman, Ohio 44512. Google Map  Ample parking is available

Please submit your RSVP no later than Friday, March 10, 2016 at 12:00 p.m.

I WILL ATTEND

I WILL ATTEND WITH A GUEST

If you cannot attend this event, please submit your request for an excused absence by clicking on the button below:

I CANNOT ATTEND

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February 15, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program

 

The Jones Inn will host its next General Body Meeting on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Michael Alberini’s, 1140 Boardman-Poland Road (Route 224).  Google Map

 

We will start at 5:15 p.m. and dinner will be served @ 5:45 p.m.   You have the following entrées to choose from:

 

Single Chicken Piccata

Gnocchi Marinara (vegan)

Whitefish Francaise

Single Pecan Pork Chop

 

The pupillage team led by Judge Smith will present the evening’s CLE Program.

This presentation will illustrate the impact and legal ramifications that opiate addiction has on families and custody throughout our area.  To address this impact, we will have a panel presentation with Attorney James Floyd as the moderator.  The panel will include Directors from the Department of Children Services from Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull Counties who will each discuss the effects and experiences in his or her respective county along with a mother who will share her experience.

Guests are welcome with a timely RSVP.  Please submit $25.00 for your guest’s meal to Treasurer James Floyd.

Please submit your RSVP no later than Friday, February 10, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.

I WILL ATTEND

I WILL ATTEND WITH A GUEST

If you cannot attend this event, please submit your request for an excused absence by clicking on the button below:

I CANNOT ATTEND

By |February 1st, 2017|Events, General Body Meeting|Comments Off on February 15, 2017: General Body Meeting & CLE Program