NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN - 2013 COrporate Counsel Awards
Has it been a successful year for your legal department? If so, it's time for some well-deserved recognition. WMACCA is now accepting nominations for the 2013 Corporate Counsel Awards. Click here for the nominations criteria. You can submit nominations online at http://www.cvent.com/d/fcq663
Community Service at Manna
Bring family and friends and join your WMACCA colleagues at Manna Food Center in Gaithersburg, MD, to pack boxes of non-perishable food items for clients of this food bank. For more details and registration, please visit http://www.cvent.com/d/7cqy5h
WMACCA And ACC Weigh in
on Proposed Virginia Rule
WMACCA and ACC recently weighed in on the Virginia Supreme Court's newest proposal for changing the rules concerning the admission of "foreign attorneys" without examination and the basis for revoking those admissions. To read more about the proposal and view the comments filed by WMACCA and ACC, please visit http://advocacy.acc.com/2013/06/practice-rules-for-foreign-attorneys-are-shaping-up-nicely-in-virginia/
WANT TO Get Involved?
If you would like to increase your involvement in WMACCA, there are a number of opportunities to participate on a CLE panel, take on a limited project, or otherwise contribute. Want to discuss the options? Send an e-mail to volunteer@WMACCA.com, and Simone Wu, a Board member and our volunteer coordinator, will contact you to help you find the right fit.
CELEBRATing The Best of In-House practice
With more than 400 people attending, the 8th Annual Corporate Counsel Awards was a huge success. Our honorees were surrounded by colleagues, friends and family who were excited to share in the celebration. Once again, our congratulations to all! Read about the winners and the history of the awards at http://www.acc.com/chapters/wmacca/awards.cfm
Here is a slide show from the event:
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