SC MA’s San Fernando Valley Professional Development Group holds its October monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 17, at 6:15 p.m. Address: Home of Jim Cameron, 17605 Tarzana Street, Encino CA 91316 (near Ventura Blvd. and White Oak Avenue — feel free to e-mail or call for directions). Ample street parking available starting at 6 p.m. This month’s agenda will feature discussions about California’s new mediation confidentiality law (SB 954), and the new Rules of Professional Conduct, which become effective on November 1, for attorney-mediators. Please RSVP if you would like to attend, directly to Jim Cameron, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 818-406-3405. We look forward to welcoming new folks as well as familiar friends and colleagues.