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Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Polk County Adoption Saturday slated for Nov. 17 »
Polk County will host its annual Adoption Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Polk County Justice...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISBA's September Iowa Lawyer magazine provides retirement resources »
The September issue of The Iowa Lawyer, which should be arriving in mailboxes this week, is focused on providing informati...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to "Engage" with your attorney peers! »
The ISBA recently launched a new and improved version of its section and committee listservs through the Engage platform...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal industry loses jobs for second month in a row »
The number of jobs in the legal industry has dropped for two months in a row, according to seasonally adjusted numbers...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The annual ISBA Family Law Seminar is fast approaching! »
Laura Parrish, Chair, ISBA Family and Juvenile Law Section I hope that you can join us for this year’s ISBA Family La...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
JFON holding annual fundraiser next month »
The nonprofit organization Justice for Our Neighbors , which assists immigrants with legal issues, is having its annual...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Race and gender bias is rampant in law, says new report »
A new study conducted on behalf of the American Bar Association confirms widespread gender and racial bias in hiring, prom...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reminder: ISBA Members can Engage with new app! »
A new app for mobile phones and tablets allows members to use the ISBA’s Engage program while away from their computers. T...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
U of I’s Supreme Court Day turns 90 »
The University of Iowa College of Law’s hosting of the Iowa Supreme Court for its Supreme Court Day this Friday, Sept. 7,...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Investiture ceremony for new justice scheduled for Sept. 21 »
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds will administer the oath of office to Iowa Supreme Court Justice Susan Christensen in a publi...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
September Iowa Lawyer now available online »
The September issue of The Iowa Lawyer is now published online. This issue is all about retirement. There are approximat...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Programming set for 2018 Ag Law Seminar »
The 2018 Ag Law Seminar is scheduled to take place on Sept. 20 at the Quality Inn & Suites in Ames. Interested attende...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
I want to eat a meal with you! »
(Message from President Tom Levis) Last week, ISBA officers and staff held the first of many "Table for Ten" eve...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Comments sought on changes to court rules related to attorney licensing »
The Iowa Supreme Court is requesting public comments on proposed changes to a dozen court rules, mainly dealing with attor...
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...