Sacramento County Bar Association Annual Golf Tournament 2017 – Haggis Oaks Golf Complex

  Thank You To Our Sponsors EAGLE SPONSOR: EisnerAmper   SHIRT SPONSOR: University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law   HAT SPONSOR: Jon Hutchinson/Western Health AdvantageHole-in-one Sponsor Nissan of Sacramento   SPIRITS HOLE SPONSOR: Esquire DepositionSolutions, LLC First Legal Network Smart Start U.S. Legal Support, Inc.   PUTTING GREEN SPONSOR: Northern CaliforniaCollection Service Inc. Voluntary…

Commissioner Carlton Davis Joins the Court

Presiding Judge Culhane administers the oath to Commissioner Davis. Photo courtesy of the Sacramento County Superior Court by Maureen C. Onyeagbako   January 2017 marked the addition of Commissioner Carlton Davis to the Sacramento County Superior Court bench. Davis has been a fixture in the community for the last 11 years as a Deputy District Attorney,…

ABAS Law Foundation Brings Chief Justice to Sacramento for Conversation on Civic Responsibilities

by Yoshinori H.T. Himel   On March 9th, the ABAS Law Foundation presented “A Conversation on Civics with Chief Justice of California Tani Cantil-Sakauye,” in the courtroom at Pacific McGeorge. This was the kickoff event of “ABAS Law Foundation Presents…,” the Foundation’s new series of speakers and events to provoke discussion and inform the public…

Editor’s Message

Sacramento County Bar Association Turns 99 by Betsy S. Kimball The SCBA has ambitious plans for celebrating its 100-year “birthday” in 2018. Please see the “help really wanted” pages in the center of this issue and volunteer to work on the 100-year centennial publication. It will not happen without your help! Weeks pass between the time…

Sacramento County Bar Association would like to thank all of our Bronze Sponsors for the 2016 Annual Bench Bar Reception

Thank You to Our Bronze Sponsors CourtCall Daponde Szabo Rowe PC Farmer Smith & Lane LLP Hanson Bridgett LLP M.O.A. Deposition Reporters Jacobsen & McElroy PC JAMS Storz Fiduciary Services University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law Wiley W. Manuel Bar Association 2016 Annual Bench Bar Reception Information/Tickets    

Feature Article

Cyber Insurance 101 for Small and Mid-Sized Law Firms by Rian Jorgensen Suppose tomorrow you come to work, fire up your computer, and instead of getting your usual screen asking for log-in credentials, an ominous message appears advising that your firm’s computer system has been hacked. The “ransom note” states that if a certain amount…