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Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Full slate at 2017 Federal Practice Seminar »
John H. Moorlach, Federal Practice Committee Chair Do not miss this year’s Federal Practice Seminar. Linda Greenhouse...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reminder: submit names of adoptive families for Adoption Saturday celebration, Dec. 2 »
Organizers of central Iowa’s 17th Annual Adoption Saturday Celebration on Dec. 2 are encouraging attorneys to please let t...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gender bias survey closing soon; attorneys asked to share experiences »
The ISBA’s Federal Practice Committee is seeking to learn more about the impact of gender bias in the legal profession, an...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free marketing for your law firm: Join Iowa Find-A-Lawyer today »
If you have not yet signed up to be listed on the ISBA’s  Iowa Find-A-Lawyer website , you are missing a free oppor...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Serve year-round from anywhere, anytime through IA Free Legal Answers »
Last month, ISBA Leaders, IA Free Legal Answers Volunteer Attorneys and University of Iowa College of Law Citizen Lawyer P...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 Court Rules (softbound edition) available in January »
The Legislative Services Agency (LSA) is publishing the new annual Iowa Court Rules as a one-volume book updated through D...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
e-Commerce and IP sections' annual CLE kicks off December »
Jonathan Kennedy, IP Section Chair The e-Commerce and Intellectual Property Sections are pleased to offer their ...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LawPac auction offers six-day stay in luxury Colorado townhome »
ISBA Legislative Counsel Jim Carney has once again offered up his townhome in  Edwards, Colorado , as a way to rais...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Access to Justice Commission hosting Iowa outreach summit »
The Iowa Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission is holding a free Iowa Outreach Summit on Nov. 28 at the DMACC Campu...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA Legal Ed Council rejects proposal to add young lawyers as voting members »
The council of the ABA’s Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar decided to reject a  Young Lawyers Div...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Resources available to help fulfill Rule 39.18 succession planning requirements »
Effective on Christmas Day this year, all Iowa attorneys in private practice -- those in solo practices as well as those p...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judges needed for 2017 Middle Schol Mock Trial competitions »
ISBA’s Center for Law & Civic Education Director, John Wheeler, needs volunteers to judge several of this year’s Middl...
Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Share your thoughts on gender bias in the legal profession »
The ISBA’s Federal Practice Committee is seeking to learn more about the impact of gender bias in the legal profession, an...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tax School registration underway »
Registration is open for the annual  Bloethe Tax School  in Des Moines Dec. 6-8. The event will again be held...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Families wanted for Adoption Saturday next month »
Central Iowa’s 17th annual Adoption Saturday Celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at th...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court adopts new rules on juvenile procedure, retention of appellate records »
The Iowa Supreme Court adopted two new court rules last week prohibiting the routine use of restraints on juveniles during...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed new probate rules now open for public comment »
The Iowa Supreme Court  released an order on Oct. 25 requesting public comments on three proposed new rules prohib...
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Enjoy happy hour and a volunteer opportunity with the ISBA YLD »
On Thursday, Nov. 9, the ISBA YLD is hosting a happy hour and Meals from the Heartland meal packaging event in Des Moines....
Thursday, November 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Young lawyers may soon get representation on the committee that accredits law schools »
Later this week, the Council for the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar will discuss  a propos...
Thursday, February 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
YLD networks with law students as part of outreach program »
Members of the ISBA Young Lawyers Division Law School Participation Task Force held outreach events at the University of I...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
On-Demand CLE catalog offers great end-of-year credits »
Attorneys looking to gather a few more CLE credits before the end of the year can access the  ISBA's on-demand catalo...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Considering retiring? Read this first… »
An attorney, like anyone else, looks toward retirement with mixed emotions. Retirement means bidding farewell to angry cli...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBA staff donates gifts to local families for Christmas »
The Iowa State Bar Association staff played Santa this year, filling the sleigh in the ISBA lobby with gifts to go to thre...