Washington State Judicial Diversity Program Seeks Applicants!

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is looking for applicants from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds for the second installment of its Judicial Diversity Program.  The program will pair qualified attorneys interested in pursuing a career on the bench with judges who will mentor them for a year.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until March…

Winter 2013 Global Gavel Newsletter Vol.6 No.3&4

The latest issue of the IPS newsletter, The Global Gavel has arrived! Featured in this issue: Chair Column – KoKo Huang Student Liaison Introduction  – Ryan Castle  “International Joint Ventures, A Practical Approach”  – Milton R. Stewart & Ryan D. Maughn  The Time is Ticking for Joined Defendants; Using a Clock to Measure the Right to Defense – Amanda Banik  An Introduction to Export Control Regulations…

Call for Articles

The International Practice Section is callling for articles for its Newsletter published quarterly. Please contact Section Representative contact information: Nathan R. ViavantAttorneyWilliams KastnerDirect: 206.233.2976Fax: 206.628.6611Email: nviavant@williamskastner.com

ABA Section of International Law 2013 Spring Meeting

Dear Section MembersThe annual ABA Section of International Law 2013 spring meeting will be held April 23 – 27, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capital Hill.This spring meeting offers you substantive legal education sessions, learning and participating from the latest top experts and outstanding networking opportunities. Attached is a detailed flyer of the…

Call for Venues for IPS CLEs

The International Practice Section requests your assistance for venues to hold CLEs.  Reminder – IPS presents these CLEs for free for its members. We would appreciate your assistance in locating venues. Please contact      Section Representative contact information: Name:  Shahzad Q. Qadri Firm:    Wong Fleming Telephone:  (425) 869-4040 E-mail: sqadri@wongfleming.com

Section of International Law 2013 Spring Meeting

The ABA Section of International Law will hold its 2013 Spring Meeting on April 23 – 27, 2013. For registration and details, Click Here On behalf of the ABA Section of International Law (ABA International), I am pleased to invite you to a very special 2013 Spring Meeting in Washington, DC, April 23-27, 2013. ABA…

Holiday Happy Hour – Dec 5th

The WSBA International Practice Section (IPS) cordially invites you to the third annual Holiday Happy Hour at Vessel, 624 Olive Way, Seattle, WA 98101 on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.! Meet and network with attorneys practicing in international law. This event is free for WSBA IPS members. The cost for non-members is $20.00….

Foreign Lawyer Reception – November 1st

The INTERNATIONAL PRACTICE SECTION of the Washington State Bar Association cordially invites you to join us for our 2012 FOREIGN LAWYERS RECEPTION on Thursday, November 1, 2012.Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served.Location: Davis Wright Termaine LLP 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200 Seattle, WA 98101 www.dwt.com Cost: No charge…

IPS Sponsored CLE

“AN INTRODUCTION TO U.S. EXPORT CONTROL REGULATIONS” Join Mr. Lawrence Ward as he helps practitioners navigate the complexities of the U.S. export control regulations.  This CLE will provide a brief overview on the three main sets of U.S. export control regulations: (1) the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) as administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s…