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Detroit Free Press
No plea deals? Defendants cry foul in Judge Talon's courtroomclients that were in front of Judge Talon and clients that were in front of oth
No plea deals? Defendants cry foul in Judge Talon's courtroom
Detroit Free Press / Posted 42 minutes ago
clients that were in front of Judge Talon and clients that were in front of other judges,” Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar Association President Pro Tem Luther Glenn said. “And it was really unfair when the prosecutor’s office was willing to... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
AR Bar Association Files Lawsuit to Take Medical Lawsuits Issue off BallotNovember, an organization is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to remove one of
AR Bar Association Files Lawsuit to Take Medical Lawsuits Issue off Ballot
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted an hour ago
November, an organization is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to remove one of the issues from the ballot. The Arkansas Bar Association announced the filing of a lawsuit Monday against the Issue 4 ballot title, an amendment that would place... Read more
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Daily Press
Well-known local defense lawyer, substitute judge diesin 2006, hearing thousands of traffic and misdemeanor criminal since that time.
Well-known local defense lawyer, substitute judge dies
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
in 2006, hearing thousands of traffic and misdemeanor criminal since that time. Lawrence was president of the Newport News Bar Association between 2010 and 2012. He also had a pilot's license, often flying a Cessna 172 for weekend excursions to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas court asked to block measure on medical lawsuitsWho put this up for a vote any way? The Arkansas Bar Association formed a ball
Arkansas court asked to block measure on medical lawsuits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Who put this up for a vote any way? The Arkansas Bar Association formed a ballot committee,"Fairness for Arkansans", Friday opposing a proposed constitutional amendment to limit attorneys' fees and noneconomic damages in medical care lawsuits... A... Read more
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asianage
Curfew lifted from Srinagar after 52 days; fresh clashes in placesdetained under J&K’s stringer Public Safety Act (PSA). The shutdown call was is
Curfew lifted from Srinagar after 52 days; fresh clashes in places
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
detained under J&K’s stringer Public Safety Act (PSA). The shutdown call was issued by Anjuman-e-Islamia, Bhaderwah and Bar Association Doda. A protest rally was held in Doda town and the lawyers in the highway town of Banihal also boycotted... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners. He is also a member of several o
City Club of Chicago: Elected School Board: Yes or No?
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 hours ago
Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners. He is also a member of several other nonprofit boards, including the Chicago Bar Association Board of Managers and the Chicago Community Trust Executive Committee. Jesse received his Juris Doctorate... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Lawyer who said growing marijuana was legal now faces lawsuit accusing him of racketeeringnonetheless. Christensen’s law firm also hired Christopher Ralph, who the firm
Lawyer who said growing marijuana was legal now faces lawsuit accusing him of racketeering
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
nonetheless. Christensen’s law firm also hired Christopher Ralph, who the firm identified as a member of the American Bar Association. Except Ralph didn’t have a law degree or even a bachelor’s degree, according to the lawsuit. The lawsuit... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Not so fast big boy: Small RIAs will survive M&A trendprofession would never have existed to begin with. The results are interesting
Not so fast big boy: Small RIAs will survive M&A trend
Financial Planning.com / Posted 7 hours ago
profession would never have existed to begin with. The results are interesting. Let’s start with law firms. The American Bar Association provides statistics on the sizes of law firms in the U.S. from 1980 to 2005, and here’s the surprise: A... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Three Nigerians remanded for posessing forged documentsall Nigerians were said to have prepared to commit crime and forged documents U
Three Nigerians remanded for posessing forged documents
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 hours ago
all Nigerians were said to have prepared to commit crime and forged documents United Nations Authority Certificates, Ghana Bar Association Certificates to practice, United Nations High Commission Identification Card, Power of Attorney, and Barclay... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Baseball's minor leaguers pursue their dreams below the poverty lineRiver, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie
Baseball's minor leaguers pursue their dreams below the poverty line
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
River, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie card next to his admittance to the Missouri Bar Association. "I still love the game," Broshuis said, though a decade after signing a contract to play professional... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
American Bar Association approves several initiativesand innovating the delivery of legal services and legal education. Michael�Fre
American Bar Association approves several initiatives
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
and innovating the delivery of legal services and legal education. Michael�Freed is a past president of The Jacksonville Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association Jacksonville chapter. He is Jacksonville�s delegate to the ABA House of... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
First Coast Success: Nat Glover continues to make historyand Leadership Jacksonville � FBI Director�s Community Leadership Award � Lib
First Coast Success: Nat Glover continues to make history
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
and Leadership Jacksonville � FBI Director�s Community Leadership Award � Liberty Bell Award from The Jacksonville Bar Association � Law and Spirituality Award from the Catholic Lawyers Guild � Junior Achievement of North Florida Thompson... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Borno Insists Sheriff Played Role in Boko Haram CrisisSenator Ali Modu Sheriff, aided and abetted the Boko Haram insurgency. Barrist
Borno Insists Sheriff Played Role in Boko Haram Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, aided and abetted the Boko Haram insurgency. Barrister Shehu had last week at the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) conference in Port Harcourt, Rivers State said authorities should scrutinize the role played by Sheriff... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Butler Snow hires 2director of the American Judicature Society and is a fellow of the American Bar
Butler Snow hires 2
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
director of the American Judicature Society and is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, National Association of Bond Lawyers and Leadership Jackson. He serves as... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Baseball's minor leaguers pursue their dreams below the poverty lineRiver, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie
Baseball's minor leaguers pursue their dreams below the poverty line
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
River, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie card next to his admittance to the Missouri Bar Association. "I still love the game," Broshuis said, though a decade after signing a contract to play professional... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Lawsuit planned on amendment to limit nursing home, other medical damageseffort so far supported primarily by plaintiffs' lawyers — those who bring the
Lawsuit planned on amendment to limit nursing home, other medical damages
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 hours ago
effort so far supported primarily by plaintiffs' lawyers — those who bring the malpractice and negligence cases. The Bar Association includes representatives from both sides of the legal aisle — plaintiff and defense. (It is a fact that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University of Rwanda School of Law to Revise Its Curriculumour stakeholders to strengthen where it is necessary and bridge some gaps." Ju
University of Rwanda School of Law to Revise Its Curriculum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
our stakeholders to strengthen where it is necessary and bridge some gaps." Julien Kavaruganda, the president of Rwanda Bar Association, said law graduates need more practical skills. "They are required to spend another year in the Institute of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Time to Restore Civil Liberties' - Darfur BARthe government. "It is time to restore civil liberties in Sudan," lawyer Moham
'Time to Restore Civil Liberties' - Darfur BAR
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the government. "It is time to restore civil liberties in Sudan," lawyer Mohamed Abdallah El Doma, chairman of the Darfur Bar Association, told Radio Dabanga. He described the recent claim by the government that civil liberties in the country are... Read more
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Aliran Online
Don’t undercut independence of the Barrights principles and called on the government to withdraw them. The Malaysian
Don’t undercut independence of the Bar
Aliran Online / Posted 19 hours ago
rights principles and called on the government to withdraw them. The Malaysian Bar, created in 1947, is an independent bar association whose aim is “to uphold the rule of law and the cause of justice and protect the interest of the legal... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Newsmakerspresident of the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, served as a
Newsmakers
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
president of the Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, served as associate general counsel for the Tennessee Bar Association and chaired its Criminal Justice Section for three years, co-chairs the Technology and Law Office Management... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fresh Intrigues Trail Ondo Guber Racesource who is privy to Monday's parley said the other governorship aspirants, l
Fresh Intrigues Trail Ondo Guber Race
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
source who is privy to Monday's parley said the other governorship aspirants, led by former president of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Chief Oluwarotimi Akeredolu(SAN) had sought audience with President Buhari who mandated the SGF to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU alumnus Cornelius celebrated as state bar association presidentown firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in Jun
NIU alumnus Cornelius celebrated as state bar association president
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
own firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in June, he took the helm of the Illinois State Bar Association as its first African-American president. “I am, for this season of time, the face of Illinois lawyers – our... Read more
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Daily News
Be informedof the Constitutional Council. These recommendations will include a person with
Be informed
Daily News / Posted yesterday
of the Constitutional Council. These recommendations will include a person with legal background nominated by the Bar Association of Sri Lanka, a person from the media and another from civil society. The nominees are not be those holding... Read more
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Daily News
Tragedy of justice deniedwe evocatively recast almost a millennium later in 1970, by Chief Justice Warer
Tragedy of justice denied
Daily News / Posted yesterday
we evocatively recast almost a millennium later in 1970, by Chief Justice Wareren Burger in a and address to the American Bar Association (quote) “a sense of confidence in the courts in essential to maintain the fabric of ordered liberty for a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Meet the candidates in the race for the 8th District Governor's Councilto devote more time to being on the Governor's Council, even holding office hou
Meet the candidates in the race for the 8th District Governor's Council
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
to devote more time to being on the Governor's Council, even holding office hours. As president of the Hampden County Bar Association, Morneau has worked closely with the leadership of the other three Western Massachusetts bar associations to... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ontario's justice system needs to be modernized, but it will come in stages, says new attorney generalin 2016, the state of technology in the courts in Ontario remains "deplorable,"
Ontario's justice system needs to be modernized, but it will come in stages, says new attorney general
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
in 2016, the state of technology in the courts in Ontario remains "deplorable," said David Sterns, president of the Ontario Bar Association. "I think they're still working on quill pens and ink blotters, actually," he joked.'I don't know why it's so... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japanese violinist performs in PPO September concertviolin with Prof. Ana Chumachenco. He is a member of US-Japan Council, and has
Japanese violinist performs in PPO September concert
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
violin with Prof. Ana Chumachenco. He is a member of US-Japan Council, and has accepted an award from the Japanese American Bar Association as a Japanese-American leader. He holds a 3rd degree black belt from the Japan Karate Association. He... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Aug. 28, 2016well as coaching the Dallastown youth baseball and basketball teams. He also ho
Moving Up for Aug. 28, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
well as coaching the Dallastown youth baseball and basketball teams. He also holds committee positions with the York County Bar Association and the York County Heritage Trust, and is a published author and regarded lecturer of workplace... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sheriff to Govt - Investigate Anybody With Links to Boko Haramby the Borno State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Kaka Shehu, w
Sheriff to Govt - Investigate Anybody With Links to Boko Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
by the Borno State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Kaka Shehu, who called for his arrest at the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) conference in Port Harcourt, for allegedly sponsoring the terrorist group. This is even as the former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bar Populated by 'Rogues, Vultures' - Crimes CommissionThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has rejected a proposal by
Bar Populated by 'Rogues, Vultures' - Crimes Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has rejected a proposal by the president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Abubakar Mahmoud, for the agency to be stripped of its prosecutorial powers, saying the call is "self-serving" and aimed at... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chapman's renaissance man downshifts from school president to professorThe law school opened in 1995. But it took several years before it gained provi
Chapman's renaissance man downshifts from school president to professor
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
The law school opened in 1995. But it took several years before it gained provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association. It didn’t receive full accreditation until 2002. Doti recalls, “We did everything we could to get... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Fredonia Attorney Grace Hanlon Running For State Supreme Court JudgeshipDistrict Gender and Racial Fairness Committee. She is also the former vice pres
Fredonia Attorney Grace Hanlon Running For State Supreme Court Judgeship
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
District Gender and Racial Fairness Committee. She is also the former vice president of the Northern Chautauqua County Bar Association. Two seats on the Supreme Court are up for election in November in the Eighth Judicial District, which... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Mom who died while saving son from drowning was accomplished attorney, athletewho went on to become an accomplished attorney. At the age of 33, she was an ex
Mom who died while saving son from drowning was accomplished attorney, athlete
KWGN Denver / Posted 2 days ago
who went on to become an accomplished attorney. At the age of 33, she was an executive council member of the Colorado Bar Association. “She just really was in the prime of her life,” said DuVivier. “She was just– I’d say a ray of sunshine.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Didn't Insult Tinubu - AkeredoluA former president of the Nigeria Bar Association, and now governorship aspiran
I Didn't Insult Tinubu - Akeredolu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A former president of the Nigeria Bar Association, and now governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress APC in Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has denied making unsavory statements against the former Lagos State governor, Bola... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 27a staunch advocate for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse or stalking,
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 27
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
a staunch advocate for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse or stalking, has received recognition from the American Bar Association for her achievements in that arena. The Mississippi College Law School graduate received the ABA’s Sharon L.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
The Libertarian party, UNT Dallas, Tony Romo, National Parksdid no more good for you than did Trump University. Dormand Long, Seattle Sup
The Libertarian party, UNT Dallas, Tony Romo, National Parks
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
did no more good for you than did Trump University. Dormand Long, Seattle Support law school students The American Bar Association proposal where accreditation of any law school could be withheld if fewer than three-quarters of its students... Read more
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Philly.com
MLB made $9.5 billion while minor leaguers live below the poverty lineRiver, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie
MLB made $9.5 billion while minor leaguers live below the poverty line
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
River, a wall decorated with reminders of an old life and a new one: his rookie card next to his admittance to the Missouri Bar Association. "I still love the game," Broshuis said, though a decade after signing a contract to play professional... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State bar forms group to fight issue on ballotThe Arkansas Bar Association formed a ballot committee Friday opposing a propos
State bar forms group to fight issue on ballot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Arkansas Bar Association formed a ballot committee Friday opposing a proposed constitutional amendment to limit attorneys' fees and noneconomic damages in medical care lawsuits, the group said Friday. The Fairness for Arkansans ballot committee... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU alimnus Cornelius celebrated as state bar association presidentown firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in Jun
NIU alimnus Cornelius celebrated as state bar association president
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
own firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in June, he took the helm of the Illinois State Bar Association as its first African-American president. “I am, for this season of time, the face of Illinois lawyers – our... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cornelius celebrated as state bar presidentown firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in Jun
Cornelius celebrated as state bar president
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
own firm in this hometown and in Wheaton, practicing criminal law. Then, in June, he took the helm of the Illinois State Bar Association as its first African-American president. “I am, for this season of time, the face of Illinois lawyers – our... Read more
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Asian journal
What to do with conditional green card status in troubled marriagessuch cases. Attorney Kenneth Ursua Reyes is a Certified Family Law Specialist.
What to do with conditional green card status in troubled marriages
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
such cases. Attorney Kenneth Ursua Reyes is a Certified Family Law Specialist. He was President of the Philippine American Bar Association. He is a member of both the Family law section and Immigration law section of the Los Angeles County Bar... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Mom who drowned saving son was accomplished attorney, athletewho went on to become an accomplished attorney. At the age of 33, she was an ex
Mom who drowned saving son was accomplished attorney, athlete
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
who went on to become an accomplished attorney. At the age of 33, she was an executive council member of the Colorado Bar Association. “She just really was in the prime of her life,” said DuVivier. “She was just-- I’d say a ray of sunshine.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Series of debates to air next week on 22NewsSeptember 1: Governor’s Council, 8th District, Democratic Candidate’s Forum – I
Series of debates to air next week on 22News
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
September 1: Governor’s Council, 8th District, Democratic Candidate’s Forum – In a live broadcast, Hampden County Bar Association President Jeffrey Morneau will answer questions from moderator Rich Tettemer. His rival in the primary,... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
How 13 RIAs got caught up in SEC sweepif their money is safe when they hand it over to advisers, said Hugh Berkson, p
How 13 RIAs got caught up in SEC sweep
Financial Planning.com / Posted 3 days ago
if their money is safe when they hand it over to advisers, said Hugh Berkson, president of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association or PIABA. However, Berkson said the new rules could have another benefit. "All of this performance data was... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Look Who Is Gutting The First Amendment!Kazaras, assistant executive director and staff counsel to the professional gui
Look Who Is Gutting The First Amendment!
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Kazaras, assistant executive director and staff counsel to the professional guidance commission of the Philadelphia Bar Association, agrees that college speech codes are problematic, but says: "I think this [ABA resolution] is something... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
SEC cracks down on 13 RIAs for false advertisingif their money is safe when they hand it over to advisers, said Hugh Berkson, p
SEC cracks down on 13 RIAs for false advertising
Financial Planning.com / Posted 3 days ago
if their money is safe when they hand it over to advisers, said Hugh Berkson, president of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association or PIABA. However, Berkson said the new rules could have another benefit. "All of this performance data was... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton lawyer steps into president’s roleFor the first time ever a Penticton lawyer is the president of the Canadian Bar
Penticton lawyer steps into president’s role
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
For the first time ever a Penticton lawyer is the president of the Canadian Bar Association B.C. Branch. Born in Penticton and raised in Summerland, Michael Welsh previously held positions on the provincial council, as an officer on the executive... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Penticton lawyer steps into president’s roleFor the first time ever a Penticton lawyer is the president of the Canadian Bar
Penticton lawyer steps into president’s role
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
For the first time ever a Penticton lawyer is the president of the Canadian Bar Association B.C. Branch. Born in Penticton and raised in Summerland, Michael Welsh previously held positions on the provincial council, as an officer on the executive... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Political News & Notesvisit www.change.org (search: CSTAC). For a printed version, contact CSTAC via
South Side Political News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
visit www.change.org (search: CSTAC). For a printed version, contact CSTAC via email at coventrytaxpayers@gmail.com. Akron Bar Associationreassessing campaign conduct pledge process DOWNTOWN AKRON — During each political campaign season since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Groups Caution Lawyers Against Ridiculing JudiciaryAbuja — A civil group, Society for Global Justice and Equity Promotion, has cal
Groups Caution Lawyers Against Ridiculing Judiciary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abuja — A civil group, Society for Global Justice and Equity Promotion, has called on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to caution lawyers against filing multiple suits on the same issue. The group was reacting to the spate of conflicting orders... Read more
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