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Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court justices to discuss Iowa judicial system at Quad City-area schools »
The justices of the Iowa Supreme Court will visit six Quad City-area high schools tomorrow (Oct. 12) and Friday to discuss...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Criminal defense attorneys asked to complete survey for Princeton University study »
Princeton University is currently conducting a research survey on attorney work attitudes, and is asking specifically for...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judgeship vacancy announced in District 5C »
The Polk County Court administrator announced last week that a judgeship vacancy will be opening in District 5C as a resul...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Law Seminar only two weeks away »
The Family and Juvenile Law Section presents its annual Family Law Seminar on Oct. 26 and 27. Family law attorneys from al...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opportunity to renew preparer tax identification number opens soon »
The IRS is reminding professional tax preparers to renew their PTIN (preparer tax identification number) between Oct. 16 a...
Thursday, October 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
October Iowa Lawyer now available online »
The October issue of  The Iowa Lawyer  magazine is now available online. In this issue, you will read about th...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal profession performing well with cybersecurity measures »
The legal profession by and large is doing a good job of warding off cyber attacks. That’s the assessment from BitSight, a...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Labor and employment law seminar covers changes to several hot button issues »
In the world of labor and employment law, things are changing. Join this year’s ISBA Labor and Employment Law Seminar to k...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jury Verdict Reporter provides regular updates on Iowa civil trials »
The ISBA's  Jury Verdict Reporter , created by the YLD in 2015, offers members a weekly update on civil cases being...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Iowa Court of Appeals to hear arguments at Simpson College »
The Iowa Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Simpson College Oct. 11, at 9 a.m. in the  Kent Campus Center...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Support ends for two popular software programs »
Microsoft and Adobe are ending technical support this month for two software programs commonly used in law practices. As a...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expired memberships now on restricted access »
If you have not renewed your ISBA membership, this will unfortunately be the last Iowa Lawyer Weekly that you will receive...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebrating Pro Bono Month, honoring Iowa attorneys »
Iowa attorneys donate thousands upon thousands of hours of pro bono legal services each year. They also make significant f...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBA celebrates constitution day by collaborating with students and the court »
The ISBA partnered with the Iowa Supreme Court to bring two oral arguments to Iowa students around the state on Constituti...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IRS publishes per diem rates, effective Oct. 1 »
The Internal Revenue Service has published special per diem rates effective Oct. 1, which taxpayers may use to substantiat...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
District 5A accepting applications for judicial vacancy »
Judicial District 5A is accepting applications for a vacancy left by the retirement of Judge Gregory Hulse. A  notic...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Voting rights issues to be discussed during Oct. 10 events at UI and Drake law schools »
The Iowa Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society and the Voting Rights Institute are together sponsoring two u...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA's Legal Fact Check program weighs in on national anthem controversy »
The American Bar Association’s legal fact check program received a new challenge over the weekend when numerous NFL player...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two new judges selected for Iowa Business Specialty Court »
The Iowa Supreme Court announced its selection of District Judge Sean W. McPartland, Cedar Rapids, and District Judge Lawr...
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court requests comments on changes to court rules on professional conduct »
The Iowa Supreme Court is asking for comments on its proposed amendments to Division III of the court rules, which compris...
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...