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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
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...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The legal profession is failing low-income and middle-class people. Let’s fix that. »
After President Trump issued his executive order in January banning travel from seven countries, lawyers dashed to the aid...
Monday, June 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The future lawyer »
One way to describe the future lawyer is to list some key challenges attorneys will confront, and identify the requisite s...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The rise of the multidisciplinary lawyer – a challenge for legal education »
The legal profession has been on the receiving end of much hype regarding the impact of technology. Read more in legalfut...

Legal Education
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...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Could lower LSAT scores be a good thing for the legal profession? »
A more diversified legal profession…could very well make legal services more accessible to more people for more causes....
Thursday, May 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
How the Federal Bar Assn. is inspiring students to improve the court system »
Recently, I was honored to speak with Judge Michael J. Newman, who is a magistrate judge in the southern district of Ohio....

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...
Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SCOTUS justices used to explain reason for recusal. What changed? »
On May 15, U.S. Supreme Court Justices Elena Kagan and Neil Gorsuch recused themselves from the court’s decision… Read mo...
Thursday, June 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An invigorated SCOTUS Justice Ginsburg says, ‘I love my job’ »
An exuberant U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg exclaimed "I love my job" at a public appearance… Read more i...

Legal Issues
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...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The airport lawyers who stood up to Trump are under attack »
The Department of Justice is perverting a rule to shut down immigrant-rights lawyers.   Read more in The Nation .
Friday, June 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should taxpayers sponsor attorneys for undocumented immigrants? »
A handful of cities and states are funding pro-bono legal counsel for deportation proceedings… Read more in The Atlantic .

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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