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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
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law firms, regulators keep eye on Big Four move to legal services »
The Big Four accounting firms’ moves into legal consulting services are capturing the attention of law firms… Read more a...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What resilient lawyers do differently »
Busy lawyers, already maxed out by the general pressure and stress of the profession, are trying to keep up with practice...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who will train tomorrow’s lawyers and how will they learn? »
The legal industry is an ecosystem; there’s an inter-dependency between and among its elements. Read more in Forbes .
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PwC makes push into US market with launch of Washington DC firm »
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is set to launch a law firm in the US, in a clear sign that the concerted push into legal ser...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The legal industry needs fresh leadership with new skill sets »
The legal industry has been slow to adapt to powerful socioeconomic forces that have changed the buy-sell dynamic. Read m...

Legal Education
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. &...
Monday, September 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Today’s law degree takes on a broader meaning »
… As the number of law graduates continues to decline nationwide, more are getting jobs that don’t require a law degree. &...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal loans set to return to struggling Charlotte School of Law »
Charlotte School of Law says it on the verge of being approved for student loans for the coming school year.  Read mo...

Courts
Friday, November 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice Elena Kagan talks about life on the Supreme Court »
The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia forced the remaining eight members of the nation’s highest court to...
Thursday, October 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A record number of people in the U.K. are representing themselves in court… »
In the U.K., the number of people seeking support in court because they have no lawyer is up 520% since 2011. Read more i...
Monday, October 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Every year, millions try to navigate US courts without a lawyer »
Recently retired Judge Richard Posner says people without lawyers are mistreated in the American legal system. Read more...
Friday, October 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Bill would restrict immigration enforcement in state courts »
Courthouses, schools and other state offices are a refuge for millions of the most vulnerable Californians… Read more in...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
With 220 languages spoken in Calif., courts face an interpreter shortage »
Federal law enforcement began investigating California’s courts seven years ago after receiving complaints that two Korean...

Legal Issues
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
After Harvey, jury trials still haven’t resumed in Harris County »
It’s been 10 weeks since Jose Deras was first locked up in the Harris County Jail.  Read more in the Texas Tribune .
Friday, October 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congress should end partisan ‘nonsense’ over SCOTUS nominations, Ginsburg says »
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg …called on Congress to end partisanship surrounding Supreme Court nominations… Read more in t...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
After Hurricane Irma, Florida legal community is in it for the long haul »
Legal aid is critical after a natural disaster. Legal issues are just beginning.  Read more in Above the Law .
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
In aftermath of Harvey, lawyers mobilize to help Houston victims »
Pro bono attorney Saundra Brown sat at a United Way in Houston for hours on Thursday, fielding questions about insurance c...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The lawyers working as first responders to hurricane Harvey »
With much of the Houston area still underwater… it might seem an odd time for victims of Hurricane Harvey to think about l...

Bar News
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 .
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 .

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