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In this Issue: NCBP President ; 2016 Midyear Meeting ; Renew Your Dues ; 21st Century Lawyer ; Tips to Maximize Energ...
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Legal Profession
Wednesday, March 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An unexpected Trump effect: lawyer as hero »
Almost single handedly, President Trump has made lawyers the breakout stars in the early days of his new administration....
Monday, March 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawyer ads, referral fees under fire in Ontario law society report »
Ontario’s legal regulator is proposing significant changes to the fees lawyers take when they refer clients and to the way...
Monday, February 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IBA launches global survey to investigate women’s reasons for leaving the law »
A global investigation into the reasons why so many women lawyers leave law firms, and on occasion the legal profession en...
Thursday, February 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lee Co. Bar Assn proposes novel idea: dollar-a-minute-legal-help-desk at courthouse »
The Lee County Bar Association has been working to find a way to provide basic legal advice to unrepresented people… Read...
Thursday, January 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCOTUS Chief Justice salutes trial judges for tackling 'daunting workload' »
Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., … used his year-end report on the state of the federal judiciary to praise federal tria...

Legal Education
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Legal ed’s other challenge: retraining practitioners for a new marketplace »
Legal education has received a great deal of criticism in recent years… Read more in Forbes .
Friday, March 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thanks to Pres. Trump’s disregard for the judicial system, law school is cool again »
When US President Donald Trump signed his immigration ban on Jan. 27, law enforcement, customs officials, and airports wer...
Friday, March 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study finds minority law students are subsidizing scholarships »
The vast majority of law school scholarships—79 percent—are doled out based on Law School Admission Test scores and underg...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA rejects stricter bar-pass rate for law schools »
Law schools won’t be subject to a tougher bar pass rule — for now.   Read more at lawdotcom .
Wednesday, March 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
For-profit law school faces crisis after losing federal loans »
Toni Valentine, a third-year law student, wanted to know if her school, Charlotte School of Law, was going to close, but i...

Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Not the best of times US – Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg »
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the US is "not experiencing the best of times" - but the "pendulum" will sw...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should Florida be the first state to impose term limits on judges? »
... a House committee... advanced a proposed constitutional amendment that would impose a 12-year term limit on Florida Su...
Thursday, February 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Orleans bail system costs taxpayers, hurts mostly black population, study says »
The New Orleans criminal justice system is partially funded with money from the setting of bail and post-conviction fines...
Thursday, January 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
From delay to action, the Supreme Court to take a conservative turn in 2017 »
On Jan. 20, 2016… Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia announced the court's 8-to-1 decision reinstating the death penalty...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump to inherit more than 100 court vacancies, plans to reshape judiciary »
Donald Trump is set to inherit an uncommon number of vacancies in the federal courts in addition to the open Supreme Court...

Legal Issues
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IBA lashes Trump for undermining US judiciary and rule of law »
The IBA has publicly called on President Donald Trump to stop undermining the United States judiciary – and consequently t...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poor tenants to get lawyers provided by NYC in housing disputes »
Mayor de Blasio and the City Council will announce a new initiative Sunday giving low-income tenants in housing court acce...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Older judges and vacant seats give Trump huge power to shape American courts »
In the weeks since taking office, President Trump has derided court decisions as “ridiculous” and “disgraceful,”… Read mo...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Security is reportedly increased for immigration judges following threats »
Threats against more than one judge involved in legal challenges to President Donald Trump's executive order on immigratio...
Friday, March 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Groups begin bailing out strangers to free poor from jail »
Activists who say too many poor people are unfairly languishing in U.S. jails because they can't afford to post cash bail...

Bar News
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sunset bill to determine the future of the Texas Bar is up for review »
The Texas Supreme Court could change State Bar of Texas membership dues and other fees… Read more in the Texas Lawyer .
Wednesday, January 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments by Oklahoma Bar president are reason for concern [Editorial] »
For several years, lawmakers have considered overhauling Oklahoma's judicial nominating process. Read more in NewsOK .
Tuesday, January 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The American Bar Association’s Greatest Hits (Lost Tracks) »
Let’s face it: the legal profession is not feeling the love these days. Read more in Forbes .
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA accuses government of reneging on student loan forgiveness »
The American Bar Association and a group of individual public interest lawyers sued the U.S. Department of Education on Tu...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Before the Trump ‘Libel Bully’ article, five times the ABA entered the political arena »
The recent kerfuffle at the American Bar Association over an article critical of Donald Trump calls attention to the organ...

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