What's happening in the legal community.
This week on the legal calendar:
Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association monthly luncheon, noon in the jury assembly room at the Bryan Simpson U.S. Courthouse. Florida Coastal School of Law professor Mary Margaret Giannini will present an overview of significant cases scheduled to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in the upcoming term. Reservations at jacksonvillefederalbarassociation.org.
The Jacksonville Bar Association Litigation Section happy hour, 6-8 p.m. at Topgolf Jacksonville, 10531 Brightman Blvd. Reservations required at jaxbar.org.
The Christian Legal Society monthly luncheon, 12:15 p.m. in the First Baptist Church dining room at 124 W. Ashley St. Rogers Towers shareholder Chris Hazelip will talk about his book, “Living Jesus’ Way: Everyday Principles for a New Life.” Reservations not required; lunch is $9 for entrée, sides, bread, dessert and tea or coffee.
The Jacksonville Bar Association Transactional Section happy hour, 5-7 p.m. at Bellwether, 100 N. Laura St.
Jacksonville Bar Association October member luncheon, noon at the Omni Hotel, 245 Water St. Poet and national radio host Al Letson will discuss race in America, past, present and future.
D.W. Perkins Bar Association and Three Rivers Legal Services Inc. Celebrate Pro Bono Reception to recognize volunteer attorneys, law students, donors and friends; 5:30 p.m. at Level Office, 25 N. Market St.
The Jacksonville Bar Association Young Lawyers Section “Chippin’ in for Charity” golf tournament, 1 p.m. at Ponte Vedra Inn & Club Ocean Course. Registration at jaxbar/org.