General Meeting and CLE –
Tues, Feb 18 at 6 p.m.

The next general meeting of the Brehon Law Society will be held on Tuesday, February 18 at 6 p.m. at McGillin’s Olde Ale House.

We are delighted to welcome Phil Greene, trademark and internet counsel for the U.S. Marine Corps.

Phil will talk about setting up the Marine Corps trademark licensing program, helping earn over $5 million in royalty revenue for the Marines.

Phil is also an expert on cocktails, and is one of the founders of the American Cocktail Museum, as well as author of a book on Ernest Hemingway and his drinking habits.

I know we have a number of Marines among our members, so I hope you will all brave the cold weather for this excellent program.

We will offer one CLE credit at the discounted price of $10 for Brehon members.

So if you haven’t joined yet, today is the day.

You can reserve your place online, or pay on the door on Tuesday.

Date: Tuesday, February 18 at 6 p.m.

Location: McGillin’s Olde Ale House, Drury Lane, Philadelphia

Dancing Like A Star –
Fri, Feb 21 at 7 p.m.

Tom and his partner MaryAnnJust over a week to go before Brehon Tom Ivory takes to the floor to raise money for the Delco Gaels, the largest Gaelic sports club in the country.

It’s always a wonderful event and is a great opportunity to support young people in our community.
I hope you will join us.

Tickets are only $40 and include dinner.

You can buy tickets online here. Be quick – they are almost sold out!

And make sure you pick Tom Ivory as the dancer you are supporting.

Fundraiser for Sean Sullivan –
Thurs, Feb 27 at 5:30 p.m.

Sean Sullivan is running for State Representative of the 175th district in Philadelphia.

He will be hosting a fundraiser at The Black Sheep on Thursday, February 27 at 5:30 p.m.

If you don’t already know Sean, this is a great chance for you to meet him and talk about his vision for a better Philadelphia.

You can find out more about Sean’s campaign – and sign up to volunteer – on his website.

St Patrick’s Day Art Competition

Calling all parents!

The Consulate General of Ireland in New York is hosting its annual art competition, open to all children aged 6-16.

Prizes include a chance to march in the New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade and a masterclass with Philadelphia artist Rob Berry, who is currently working on a graphic novel of James Joyce’s Ulysses.