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NCBP News Fall Issue Vol. 5 »
In this Issue: NCBP President ; 2016 Midyear Meeting ; Renew Your Dues ; 21st Century Lawyer ; Tips to Maximize Energ...
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Legal Profession
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Lawyer, the Addict »
A high-powered Silicon Valley attorney dies. His ex-wife investigates, and finds a web of drug abuse in his profession. R...
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why lawyers and judges are saving the world [Opinion] »
It’s no secret that we live in scary, uncertain times. These past few months, I cringe almost every time I read the news…...
Thursday, July 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Goodbye Guild – law’s changing culture »
‘Culture’ describes the values, philosophy, shared objectives, and interactions—internal and external-- of its members. &n...
Tuesday, July 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why a certain species of lawyer is going extinct »
…“You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present.” Read more i...
Friday, July 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed Ohio Law: Tax break to encourage pro bono work »
…House Bill 232… would offer a maximum $10,000 annual tax deduction to incentivize lawyers and law firms to donate their t...

Legal Education
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Supreme Court moves to make bar exam easier to pass »
California has long had a reputation for having one of the most difficult bar exams in the country. Read more in The New...
Thursday, August 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Number of LSAT test-takers surges. Is it a Trump Bump? »
The hoped-for law school “Trump Bump” might actually have legs. Read more at Law.com.
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law school enrollment may be on the rise »
Many smart, ambitious undergrads no longer automatically think of law school as their path to success. Read more in The W...
Monday, June 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are law schools with low bar passage rates at risk of closing? »
The University of La Verne College of Law enrolls over 100 students each year, and if past history is any indication, only...
Wednesday, June 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A British reboot of legal education – law school optional »
...the regulatory body that oversees the legal profession in England and Wales, has enacted a major overhaul of legal trai...

Courts
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chief Justice Roberts says criticism won’t stop judges »
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts … said that criticism from politicians won’t dissuade judges from doing thei...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should there be age limits for federal judges? »
This is a series of monthly dialogues between two of the nation’s most esteemed jurists, Richard A. Posner and Jed S. Rako...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Dems who ignored ABA rating for Neil Gorsuch now claim it’s crucial »
Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are bemoaning their Republican colleagues' decision to hold hearings…...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clue to Gorsuch’s ideology seen in pairings with Thomas »
To see where Justice Neil Gorsuch might fit on the Supreme Court, watch the company he keeps. Read more at The Associated...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Getting rid of bail is only a start »
Toward the end of last year, Peter Goldberg, who gave up a…career providing legal counsel to…private-equity firms, receive...

Legal Issues
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The President faces obstacles in bid to re-shape key U.S. courts »
President Donald Trump's effort to reshape influential U.S. courts by stocking them with conservative judges faces at leas...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
86% of low-income Americans’ civil legal issues get inadequate or no legal help »
A new report reveals the extent of the “justice gap” experienced by low-income Americans. Read more in the ABA Journal .
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Unintended consequences of PACER – Life for ‘snitches’ has become dangerous »
A survey has found close to 700 witnesses and informants have been threatened, wounded or killed over a recent three-year...
Friday, June 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S Chamber pushes rule to expose litigation funding »
Pointing to a rise in the use of outside financiers in lawsuits, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is petitioning the federal j...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A top Republican backs a federal legal aid agency the White House is trying to defund »
The Trump administration has proposed getting rid of the Legal Services Corporation … The agency's president… said he's "o...

Bar News
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mass. bar association calls for major reforms »
The state’s largest bar association is recommending sweeping criminal justice reforms in a first-of-its-kind report… Read...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Failing state bars are deunifying, and that’s not necessarily bad »
Large state bars functioning simultaneously as both regulatory agencies and trade associations for their lawyer members co...
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 .

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