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9/22/2014 » 9/23/2014
2014 Basic Skills Course

The Nuts & Bolts of OWI (Telephone CLE)

2014 Corporate Counsel/Trade Regulation Seminar

Nuts and Bolts of Revocable Trusts (In-Person or Live Webinar)

Psychology of Fear in Mediation (Telephone CLE)


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Legislative proposals to be considered by ISBA Board
The Iowa State Bar Association Board of governors will holding its Fall quarterly meeting on September 15th and several legislative proposals are on the agenda. As part of President Feller’s "Back to Basics” agenda he has requested that all legislative proposals be posted on the ISBA website for all members to review. Below is a list of the legislative proposals to be considered:

· Business Law Section (Iowa Nonprofit Corporation Act)

· Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section (Garnishment Statute)

· Elder Law Section(Filial Responsibility Iowa Code 252)

· Family Law Section(Nine proposed amendments)

· Judicial Administration Committee(HF 357 Judicial Residency Bill)

· Probate, Trust and Estate Planning Section(Six proposed amendments)

· Real Estate and Title Law Section(Act regarding property owned by minor of unsound mind and an act regarding filing timely and effective releases of satisfactions)

· Statute of Repose – Construction Law and Litigation Sections

You may view these proposals at

Upon viewing if you have any comments or concerns with the proposed legislation we encourage you to contact your board representative. A complete list of board members can be found here:


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