In 1987, the United States Congress designated March as National Women’s History Month. This year's theme is, Nevertheless She Persisted: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. Read more inthis articlewritten by NCBP’s own Suntrease Williams-Maynard.
ABA CLE Premier Speaker Series...On March 19, the ABA will offer a CLE Premier Speaker Series webinar, “How to Conduct Free Legal Research Online.” Bar leaders and their memberships can benefit from this special workshop, which teaches how to use a multitude of free online resources to complete legal and legislative research. In an engaging and thorough presentation, the presenter, a Bibliographic and Instructional Research Librarian with the Law Library of Congress, covers both the unique and rich legal resources available from the nation’s Law Library as well as outside key sources of legal information. The program is free for ABA members and $195 for all others. The webinar takes place on Monday, March 19, 2018 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm Eastern. Advance registration is required. For more information about the extensive content covered, and to register, please visitShopABA.
Court kiosks will help guide Tennesseans without lawyers through the legal systems...Some courthouses in Tennessee will soon have a special laptop computer and printer in their lobbies, called “court kiosks.”
Some lawyers are irked by attorney's fake bar associations...A Louisville lawyer is creating some bar associations on paper that have no actual members. Read more in the ABA Journal.