ABA Notices

ABA Notices - December

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2020 BOARD OF GOVERNORS ELECTION

The Secretary hereby gives notice that at the 2020 Midyear Meeting, the Nominating Committee will announce nominations for district and at-large positions on the ABA Board of Governors for three-year terms beginning at the conclusion of the 2020 Annual Meeting. The deadline for receipt of nomination petitions is Jan. 7, 2020. A list of the district and at-large positions conducting elections, and the election rules and procedures, can be found at ambar.org/2020-bogelection.

NOTICE BY THE SECRETARY: NOMINATING COMMITTEE MEETING AT THE 2020 MIDYEAR MEETING

The Nominating Committee will meet in conjunction with the 2020 Midyear Meeting in Austin, Texas, on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, beginning with the business session at 9 a.m. Immediately following the business session, the Nominating Committee will hear from candidates seeking nomination at the 2021 Midyear Meeting. This portion of the meeting is open to Association members.

GOAL III MEMBERS-AT-LARGE ON THE NOMINATING COMMITTEE

The ABA President will appoint one Goal III Disability Member-at-Large, one Goal III Minority Member-at-Large and one Goal III Woman Member-at-Large to the Nominating Committee for the 2020-2023 term. These appointments will be made from broadly solicited nominations from the diversity commissions, sections, divisions and forums, state and local bar associations, and the membership at large. If you are interested in submitting a nomination or if you have questions, contact Leticia Spencer (leticia.spencer@americanbar.org, 312-988-5160) c/o Office of the Secretary, by Friday, May 8, 2020.

AMENDMENTS TO THE ABA CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS

The Constitution and Bylaws may be amended only at the ABA Annual Meeting upon action of the House of Delegates. The next meeting is July 30-Aug. 4, 2020, in Chicago. The deadline for any ABA member to submit proposals is March 6, 2020. Proposals will be published in the June/July 2020 ABA Journal. For details, go to ambar.org/AmendmentsNotice.

—Mary L. Smith, ABA Secretary

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