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Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don't miss your member benefit: On-Demand CLE Catalog »
As the final quarter of 2017 approaches, members in need of last-minute CLE credit can find it with the ISBA’s on-demand c...
Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Latest bar exam results released »
The Iowa Supreme Court’s Board of Law Examiners recently released statistics from the most recent exam in July. There were...
Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amendments to court rules raise fees effective Nov. 2 »
The Iowa Supreme Court last Thursday adopted amendments to court rules that increase the annual fee to finance the attorne...
Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS granting penalty relief to partnerships filing untimely returns »
The Internal Revenue Service is providing penalty relief to partnerships and real estate mortgage investment conduits (REM...
Thursday, September 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform releases 2017 Lawsuit Climate Survey »
The 2017 Lawsuit Climate Survey: Ranking the States  was conducted for the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform b...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grant applications now accepted for programs that improve the administration of justice »
The  American College of Trial Lawyers  is accepting applications for its 2018 Emil Gumpert Award. The...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS announces fourth-quarter interest rates »
The Internal Revenue Service announced Friday that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Last chance to sign up for Bridge the Gap »
Today is the last day to sign up for the Bridge the Gap seminar and receive the early-bird registration rate. After today...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Income gap raised for Florida Free Legal Answers in wake of Hurricane Irma »
The Florida Bar has raised the income cap for users of the Florida Free Legal Answers online legal clinic to help more vic...
Thursday, September 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Iowa Supreme Court partnering with Department of Ed and ISBA on Constitution Day program »
The Iowa Supreme Court is partnering with the Iowa Department of Education and the ISBA to provide two oral arguments to s...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
September Iowa Lawyer available online »
The September issue of  The Iowa Lawyer magazine  is now available online. This month’s cover story features o...
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS 'Don't take the bait' campaign adds more steps to reduce cyber crimes »
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in conjunction with state tax agencies and the tax industry, has released nine of the 1...
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA Legal Fact Check website launched »
The ABA announced the launch of a new online resource,  ABA Legal Fact Check . The website is intended to be a reso...
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Berkeley Law Dean to speak at Drake's Constitution Day »
Erwin Chemerinsky, dean of the University of California-Berkeley School of Law, will discuss the issue of free speech on c...
Thursday, September 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA and Texas Free Legal Answers coordinate disaster relief, Iowa attorneys can help online »
In the wake of the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, the Texas Supreme Court issued an order permitting attorneys licensed...
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...