Bar Associations

Bar Associations

Fired California bar leader allegedly misled trustees, leaked report says

Legal Ethics

Client says lawyer hypnotized her into sex acts; emergency license suspension sought

Bar Associations

Fired bar leader’s suit is baseless and his whistleblower claims are ‘bewildering,’ Calif. bar says

Bar Associations

Fired California bar leader sues ‘with heavy heart,’ alleges ‘egregious improprieties’

Bar Associations

Lawyer admits ‘grave mistake’ in tweet taunt, labeled a ‘blatant racist smear’

Death Penalty

ABA president asks Texas governor for stay to consider inmate’s competence for execution

Legal Ethics

It’s unethical for prosecutors to lend out letterhead to debt collectors, ABA opinion says

Legal Ethics

Federal appeals court blasts attorney for forwarding chief judge’s congratulatory email

American Bar Association

Florida law restricting doctors’ gun discussions should be overturned, ABA says in amicus brief

Ethics

The Fundamentals: Lawyers struggle to reconcile new technology with traditional ethics rules

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President's Message

Supporting Our Veterans: We can help those who serve our country in many ways

Your ABA

True Grit: A new ABA project helps women learn personal characteristics that will help them advance

Report from Governmental Affairs

Building Momentum: Opponents of requiring accrual method of accounting for law firms gain support

Your ABA

ABA opinion offers guidance on ethics compliance to managers and supervisors in prosecutors’ offices

Your ABA

ABA Announcements

Immigration Law

Additional federal resources are needed to provide representation for unaccompanied minors, ABA says

Law Schools

Elon Law to cut total tuition by nearly $14K and offer law degree in 2.5 years for all

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

ABA, other legal organizations call for more volunteers for Clemency Project 2014

Judiciary

American Judicature Society is dissolving; problems with ‘membership model’ cited