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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
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...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do the Big Four accounting firms pose a big threat to Big Law? »
New study warns law firms should prepare for a "significant increase in competition" as Big Four accounting firms continue...
Monday, September 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bust the legal cartel »
The American legal profession has long operated like a medieval guild, with a host of rules and regulations designed to ke...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
When good is good enough: finding appropriate legal delivery resources »
Lawyers are taught to strive for perfection.   Read more at Forbs.com .

Legal Education
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...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
BYU Law School and Federal Bar Assn. host pilot civics, law and leadership youth camp »
Weeklong camp draws high school students from across the United States and abroad.   Read more in the BYU news release .

Courts
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...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jury duty is rare but most Americans see it as part of good citizenship »
The chances of serving on a jury in any given year are small, but most Americans still see it as part of being a good...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should judges use their roles to effect social change? »
A dialog about whether “activist judges” are real.  Read more in Slate .
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A judge wants a bigger role for female lawyers. So he made a rule. »
It is common for judges to publish guidance for lawyers who appear in their courtrooms on how to conduct themselves with r...

Legal Issues
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...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cities are guaranteeing tenants a lawyer to help them fight eviction »
In eviction cases, 90% of landlords have a lawyer, and 90% of tenants do not. To fight gentrification and displacement, ci...

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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