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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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NCBP News Summer Issue Vol. 4 »
In this Issue: 2015 Annual Meeting ; Committees ; Fellows Award Recipient ; Managing Your Message ; Clemency Project...

Legal Profession
Friday, February 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tension in the ecosystem: will the practice of law ever be the same? »
Tension in the ecosystem: will the practice of law ever be the same? There is an undisputable tension in the legal e...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
In the U.K., female law students outnumber males two-to-one for the first time ever »
In the U.K., female law students outnumber males two-to-one for the first time ever The number of women who have acc...
Friday, February 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Many law firms are ignoring drastic changes in the legal market »
Many law firms are ignoring drastic changes in the legal market Most lawyers overestimate the strength of the curren...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why it’s a great time to be a lawyer »
Simply put… there is a tremendous manifest and latent need for just about ALL legal services. Read more at Forbes.com.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law’s emerging global community and what it means »
There is an emerging global legal community that is reshaping the culture, face, contours, composition participants, skill...

Legal Education
Monday, January 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
BYU law students want to give Utah debtors a fighting chance »
Thousands of Utahns are dragged to court every year for relatively small debts that can easily spiral out of control. A gr...
Monday, December 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LSAT-takers trending upward following five-year plunge. Why? »
More LSAT-takers trend upward. Welcome news for law schools and the profession; a bigger pool gives schools better odds 4...
Friday, November 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA Legal Ed committee suggests changes to rule on law school admissions tests »
An ABA section committee recently made various …  recommendations including doing away with the separate admissions t...
Thursday, October 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law schools are letting down their students and society – here are three steps they can take to fix »
Law schools in the US today have become depressingly single-purpose: training members of a closed profession and failing t...
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law deans argue over how to count jobs they fund »
When times got rough a few years ago… law schools took solace in being able to give some refuge to unemployed graduates. &...

Courts
Thursday, February 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
After Kozinski scandal, Federal judiciary to review courthouse conduct rules »
After Kozinski scandal, Federal judiciary to review courthouse conduct rules At the request of Chief Justice Roberts...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawyers’ group fuels Republicans’ ire over its negative reviews of Trump judicial picks »
In their quest to fill the federal courts with conservative judges, President Trump and Senate Republicans have found an u...
Friday, January 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mandatory bar association fees face new challenge in the U.S. Supreme Court »
Last year in the U.S. Supreme Court fight over public-sector union fees, the conservative Goldwater Institute urged the ju...
Thursday, December 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Backlog in NY immigration court leaves most undocumented children without lawyers »
…immigration courts have become increasingly chaotic, according to attorneys representing undocumented immigrants... Read...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What happens to SCOTUS briefs once the term ends? »
...while he was on the Supreme Court, Louis Brandeis arranged for the Univ. of Louisville law school library to receive co...

Legal Issues
Monday, February 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
How lawyers can help homeless youth »
How lawyers can help homeless youth Millions of children in the United States experience some form of homelessness e...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
This judge has a mission: keep defendants alive »
There are two kinds of defendants who enter Judge Craig D. Hannah’s courtroom: Those who stand on the far side of the benc...
Monday, December 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A growing ‘Army’ of lawyers is banding together to protect immigrants »
Immigrants with attorneys are four times as likely to be released from detention. Read more in The Nation .
Wednesday, December 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The President is rapidly reshaping the judiciary. Here’s how. »
Mr. Trump has already appointed eight appellate judges, the most this early in a presidency since Richard M. Nixon… Read...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
State attorneys general have taken off as a partisan force in national politics »
Partisan coalitions of state attorneys general are a new wrinkle in national politics. Read more in The Washington Post .

Bar News
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
For the New Year, ABA aims to help firms with well-being policies »
Promoting wellness in law firms is a key project for ABA President Hilarie Bass amid reports of higher-than-average depres...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California bar spins off its sections amid concerns over liquor spending, resort functions »
The State Bar of California has spun off its 16 voluntary sections into a nonprofit entity… Read more in the ABAJournal .
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 .

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