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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
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What will happen to Americans who can’t afford an attorney? »
On the campaign trail, President Trump pledged “to bring hope to every forgotten stretch of this country.” Read more in T...
Wednesday, March 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An unexpected Trump effect: lawyer as hero »
Almost single handedly, President Trump has made lawyers the breakout stars in the early days of his new administration....
Monday, March 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawyer ads, referral fees under fire in Ontario law society report »
Ontario’s legal regulator is proposing significant changes to the fees lawyers take when they refer clients and to the way...
Monday, February 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IBA launches global survey to investigate women’s reasons for leaving the law »
A global investigation into the reasons why so many women lawyers leave law firms, and on occasion the legal profession en...
Thursday, February 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lee Co. Bar Assn proposes novel idea: dollar-a-minute-legal-help-desk at courthouse »
The Lee County Bar Association has been working to find a way to provide basic legal advice to unrepresented people… Read...

Legal Education
Monday, April 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Will dropping the LSAT requirement create more miserable lawyers? »
…Going to law school was one of my biggest regrets, ranking right up there with the time I accidentally bought low-fat Bri...
Thursday, April 20, 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 C...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal ed’s other challenge: retraining practitioners for a new marketplace »
Legal education has received a great deal of criticism in recent years… Read more in Forbes .
Friday, March 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thanks to Pres. Trump’s disregard for the judicial system, law school is cool again »
When US President Donald Trump signed his immigration ban on Jan. 27, law enforcement, customs officials, and airports wer...
Friday, March 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study finds minority law students are subsidizing scholarships »
The vast majority of law school scholarships—79 percent—are doled out based on Law School Admission Test scores and underg...

Courts
Friday, April 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Second Circuit upholds ban on private investment in law firms »
A federal appeals court … rejected an attempt to loosen restrictions on private investment in the legal industry, dismissi...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice Sotomayor laments perception of judges as political »
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said… she was saddened to see many people have lost confidence in judges and be...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The law’s emotion problem »
….Justice Anthony M. Kennedy acknowledged — perhaps unwittingly — that our legal system relies on a particular theory of t...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
How do Americans feel about the courts? Let Hollywood be the judge »
Order in the court — but maybe not in movie theaters. Read more at NPR .
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Immigration courts: record number of cases, many problems »
Everyone was in place for the hearing in Atlanta immigration court: the Guinean man hoping to stay in the U.S., his attorn...

Legal Issues
Wednesday, April 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Calif. chief justice asks ICE to quit ‘stalking’ courthouses »
The chief justice of the California Supreme Court is calling on federal immigration officials to stop "stalking undocument...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘I’ll criticize judges,’ Trump says, hours after a scolding for doing just that »
Not even a public scolding from Judge Neil M. Gorsuch could get President Trump to stop bashing federal judges. Read more...
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Legal Services Corporation, under Trump, faces new threat to existence »
The Legal Services Corp., created in 1974 under the signature of President Richard Nixon, is once again on the chopping bl...
Friday, April 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
How America’s courts can keep the government in check »
The judiciary’s power to strike down laws and executive actions as unconstitutional dates from 1803. Read more in The Eco...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Oklahomans voted to make the state’s criminal justice system less barbaric »
In November, Oklahomans voted overwhelmingly to reform their bogged-down criminal justice system. Read more in Slate .

Bar News
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 .
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA accuses government of reneging on student loan forgiveness »
The American Bar Association and a group of individual public interest lawyers sued the U.S. Department of Education on Tu...
Friday, November 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Before the Trump ‘Libel Bully’ article, five times the ABA entered the political arena »
The recent kerfuffle at the American Bar Association over an article critical of Donald Trump calls attention to the organ...

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