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Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supervisory order issued related to guardianship and conservatorship changes »
Iowa Supreme Court Acting Chief Justice David Wiggins has signed a supervisory order extending the deadline for initial pl...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Advertise your limited scope services on Iowa Find-A-Lawyer »
Due to increasing client demand for limited scope representation (LSR), the ISBA is now making it easier for attorneys to...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ahlers appointed to Iowa Court of Appeals »
Gov. Kim Reynolds has announced her appointment of Paul Ahlers as a judge on the Iowa Court of Appeals. Ahlers, of F...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Process begins to fill Chief Justice Cady's vacancy on the Iowa Supreme Court »
The State Judicial Nominating Commission has begun accepting applications for the vacancy on the court that occurred when...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IRS 2020 W-4 form now available »
The IRS is urging tax professionals to become familiar with the new 2020 Form W-4, Employee Withholding Certificate, now a...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grant will help judicial branch’s adult-problem-solving courts »
The Iowa Judicial Branch recently received a three-year $500,000 grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance to establish...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
YLD mentoring program needs additional mentors »
The  Young Lawyers Division Mentoring Program  is looking for attorneys to sign up as mentors to be matched with...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Practice seminar takes place this Friday »
The  ISBA Federal Practice Seminar  will make its return to the Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Des Moines on D...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Become a leader in the ISBA by joining a section council or committee »
By Jerry Schnurr, ISBA President-elect Do you wish to be a leader who makes a difference in the legal profession? To ma...
Thursday, December 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Client Security and CLE reports due soon »
By Nicholas (Tré) Critelli, III, Director, Office of Professional Regulation The start of the filing season for your Cl...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Public Defender plans meet-and-greet with Dubuque-area attorneys »
State Public Defender Jeff Wright is interested in meeting with indigent defense contract attorneys in the Dubuque area, a...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
eCommerce and Intellectual Property CLE returns »
The eCommerce and Intellectual Property Law Sections are offering their annual joint CLE again this year on Tuesday, D...
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Want to serve on a district judicial nominating commission? Here's the first step »
Nominating petitions are now available for individuals who wish to have their names listed on the ballot to fill district...
Thursday, September 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Iowa Supreme Court investigating courthouse arrest incident »
The Iowa Supreme Court has hired the law firm of Faegre Baker Daniels to conduct an independent investigation into the Sep...
Thursday, September 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Young attorneys invited to professional networking event »
The ISBA Young Lawyers Division is partnering with the Young Professionals Connection and Drake Law Delts for a special ne...
Thursday, November 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New attorney toolkit offers sample documents for improved attorney-client relationships »
The ISBA’s professional liability insurance carrier recently published a lawyer’s toolkit that provides numerous sample fo...
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...