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OCBA Luncheon RSVP / Cancellation Policy

Posted on: 04/08/2016 8:45 PM

Immediately - If you have RSVP’d for an OCBA luncheon and find you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation by the published cancellation deadline. To cancel, contact Marie at Phone calls will not be accepted. If you do not cancel, we will follow this policy: • First no-show: We will record your reservation as a no-show; • Subsequent no-shows: You will be invoiced $35 per missed luncheon. Walk-ins cannot be guaranteed a seat. Read important details.

Memorial Service: Attorney Julian Renfro

Posted on: 05/24/2016 11:25 AM

June 4 - Julian Renfro, 89, a patent and trademark attorney practicing in Winter Park, passed away on May 12, 2016. He received his B.S. in aeronautical engineering and a commission as an ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve at the University of Michigan in 1948. He received his J.D. in 1953 from George Washington University Law School, worked for a time at General Electric. In 1960 he and his family moved to Orlando, where he established the patent department at then Martin Marietta and later established a private practice. Renfro belonged to The Florida Bar for more than 50 years and was a longtime member of the OCBA. A memorial service will be held at the First Congregational Church of Winter Park, Florida, on Saturday, June 4 at 1:30 p.m. Read more, including where to make a memorial contribution

Street Closure at Marks Street, Downtown Orlando

Posted on: 04/13/2016 1:57 PM

Notice: Marks Street is closed from Magnolia Ave. through Orange Ave. For alternate directions to the OCBA Center, please see notice. The OCBA driveway is one way. When you exit our lot, you must go out the back (by the fence). Doing otherwise may cause an accident since cars will be coming in from Orange. Please read notice.

Ninth Circuit Professionalism Panel

Posted on: 01/26/2015 12:25 PM

AO Establishing Local Professionalism Panel - Please see AO 2014-07, which created the Ninth Judicial Circuit Local Professionalism Panel, the Amended Administrative Order, AO 2014-07-A-01, and the Professionalism Panel Complaint Referral Form. To learn more about our Local Professionalism Panel, please see an article by Kristopher J. Kest, Esq.

Pro Se Law Clerk Vacancy

Posted on: 04/12/2016 9:53 AM

Until Filled - Pro Se vacancy available in the Middle District, Ocala Division. Must be law school graduate. Employment begins May 2, 2016. See public announcement.

Foreclosure Sale Payment Change Notice

Posted on: 02/04/2016 11:20 AM

Beginning March 1, 2016, the Orange County Clerk of Courts will begin defaulting all foreclosure sales that are not paid in full by noon (12:00 p.m.) the next business day following the sale.

Presentation by Raymon Abadin, President, The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/26/2015 11:00 AM

“Changes in the Profession: The New Legal Marketplace” presentation by Ramón A. Abadin, President of The Florida Bar, to OCBA members on Oct. 22, 2015. Click here to read.

Amended AO Governing Appellate Process for 9th Circuit

Posted on: 11/05/2015 6:26 PM

Please see Amended Administrative Order No. 2015-10-01 – Governing Appellate Process for the Ninth Judicial Circuit. Note: the only change is the inclusion of “Exhibit B.” Amended AO.

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Courthouse Access Cards Now Available!

Posted on: 01/08/2014 1:45 PM

Order your 2014-15 Courthouse Access Card today! Cards are good from Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2015. Fee: $75. Attorney application. Legal Support Staff application.

Posted on: 01/22/2014 4:45 PM

News from The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/24/2014 8:09 PM

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I-4 Parking Lot Closures

Posted on: 06/07/2015 3:09 PM

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