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Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help support Iowa Legal Aid by attending fundraiser event »
In 2017, Iowa Legal Aid is celebrating 40 years of seeking justice and improving lives. The organization will kick off its...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBA President expresses concern over elimination of low income legal funding »
ISBA President Skip Kenyon joins a growing list of bar association representatives nationally who are speaking out about t...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rolland Grefe Pro Bono Publico Award: Selection committee seeking your nominations »
The Rolland E. Grefe Pro Bono Publico Award is awarded annually to an attorney who has enhanced the human dignity of other...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register today for the ISBA Construction Law Section’s annual CLE »
Brenton Soderstrum, Construction Law Section Chair The Construction Law Section’s annual CLE event will be held on Apr...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dig through those file cabinets! LSA seeks help in search for rules documents »
The Iowa Legislative Services Agency (LSA) is looking for an original version of the May 1989 3rd Edition Iowa Court Rules...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
"Breakfast with the Bar" event brings together ISBA leaders and lawmakers »
Iowa legislators gathered at the ISBA headquarters this morning for the annual "Breakfast with the Bar" event ahead of the...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get your copy of the new Iowa Court Rules »
The new two-volume softbound publication of the Iowa Court Rules is now available through the Iowa Legislative Services Ag...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U of I offering two lectures in the coming month »
The University of Iowa College of Law has two upcoming lectures available to both law students and the public in the next...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Juvenile Law CLE offers expert advice on best practices »
The ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section is offering   its   annual live and online CLE April 19 at...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fastcase now tied as top legal research tool »
The Fastcase legal research program has been growing in popularity in recent years and now virtually ties with Westlaw and...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Succession planning seminars scheduled »
The ISBA is planning seminars this spring to help members understand the new succession planning process mandated by Iowa...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Want to serve on an Iowa Supreme Court board/commission? »
The Iowa Supreme Court’s Office of Professional Regulation is looking to fill upcoming vacancies on the Attorney Disciplin...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS interest rates unchanged for second quarter »
The Internal Revenue Service announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning April 1...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bar Foundation raffle winner announced »
The winner of the Iowa State Bar Foundation's Alaskan cruise raffle, selected on March 2, was Judith Amsler of Hiawatha. F...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Relations Committee seeking ideas for public service projects »
The ISBA Public Relations Committee is currently gathering ideas for future public service or volunteer projects to organi...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Training opportunity available for Farm Succession Coordinator Certificate »
The International Farm Transition Network and Drake University Law School are offering a Farm Succession Coordinator Certi...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Seventh Judicial District home to new Family Law trial pilot program »
Iowa’s Seventh Judicial District has been selected to test the new informal trial program for family law matters created i...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What's still alive this legislative session? »
Several bills of interest to ISBA members, including a medical malpractice cap and a revamp of worker's compensation laws,...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
March Iowa Lawyer now available online »
The March issue of  The Iowa Lawyer  magazine is now available online. In this issue, you will meet Iowa’s ABA D...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACLU offering immigration training seminar »
The ACLU of Iowa has announced a free two-part training seminar on March 10 for volunteers interested in assisting organiz...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court updates modifications to Rules of Appellate Procedure »
The Iowa Supreme Court has ordered modifications to planned changes for the Iowa Rules of Appellate Procedure taking effec...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS warns of new scam that locks preparers' software accounts »
If you receive an email from what appears to be your tax software provider with the subject line “Access Locked,” don’t cl...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Find CLE information on the ISBA website before the reporting deadline »
The deadline for filing your Client Security and/or CLE reports is March 10. If you have not filed yet, you can find out c...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sign up to be listed on the new Iowa Find-A-Lawyer website (It’s free!) »
The ISBA recently launched a brand-new Find-A-Lawyer attorney database website, with improved functionality and appearance...
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...


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