• The Regional Programming Committee of the 9th Circuit North invites you to attend Civility and the Elimination of Unprofessional Conduct Towards Women from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm on Thursday, April 27, 2017. Panelists will focus on several topics including maintaining civility and practicing ethically; how judges manage unprofessional litigants; ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct; USDC-NDCA Guidelines for Professional Conduct and sanctions for sexist comments and unprofessional behavior during discovery and in court. A reception will precede the panel discussion from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Complete details can be found in the attached invitation.

    Video conference of this program will be available at the Davis Wright Tremaine LLP offices in Anchorage, Portland and Seattle. Please make sure to indicate if you will attend at one of these locations when you RSVP.

    This program is co-sponsored by the Labor and Employment Section of the Bar Association of San Francisco and the Alameda County Bar Association.