News and Information

April 2014

04/18
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Survey
04/21
Registration Open: “VSB-LINC Pro Bono Webinar on Health Insurance Issues”
04/15
Registration Open for “Pro Bono and Elder Law: End of Life Planning”
04/10
Executive Committee Seeks Comments on Proposal to Add E-mail and Phone Number to Address of Record
04/08
Proposed Amendments to UPR 1-101 Withdrawn
04/08
Unauthorized Practice of Law Draft Opinion 217 Withdrawn
04/01
Rediscover the Annual Meeting!
04/01
VSB Committee Sends Judicial Recommendations to Virginia Senators
04/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, April 2014

March 2014

03/26
Comments Sought on Proposed Legal Ethics Opinion 1874
03/24
VSB Office Closed April 11 for Move to New Location
03/18
Bar Endorsement of ALPS Reaffirmed
03/17
Registration Open: “Meeting the Legal Needs of Clients Facing Serious Illness Through Pro Bono”
03/13
Judge A. Ellen White Receives Family Law Service Award
03/12
Legal Ethics Opinion 1864 Revised
03/12
Register Now for 2014 Midyear Legal Seminar in Madrid, Spain
03/10
Virginia Supreme Court Senior Justice Elizabeth B. Lacy Receives Leadership in Education Award
03/06
James W. Korman receives VSB Family Law Section 2014 Betty A. Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award
03/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, March 2014

February 2014

02/28
Supreme Court of Virginia Has Amended Rule 1:18 Regarding Pretrial Scheduling Orders
02/28
Comments Sought on Proposed Addition to VSB and Council Bylaws
02/24
Highlights of the February 22, 2014, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
02/18
Gerald T. Zerkin Presented with Carrico Professionalism Award
02/12
Registration Open for “Meeting the Needs of Clients Facing Serious Illness Through Pro Bono”
02/03
VSB to Evaluate Candidates for Judicial Vacancy

January 2014

01/31
Virginia State Bar E-News, February 2014
01/30
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendment to Rule of Professional Conduct 1.10
01/30
Comments Sought on Proposed Legal Ethics Opinion 1873
01/29
Virginia State Bar Council will review for approval Unauthorized Practice of Law Opinion 217
01/13
Supreme Court of Virginia Oral Arguments Available
01/09
Nominations Sought for Virginia Legal Aid Award
01/08
Nominations Sought for Oliver White Hill Law Student Pro Bono Award
01/07
Comment Deadline Extended for Proposed Rule 5.8
01/06
Virginia State Bar E-News, January 2014

December 2013

12/18
Volunteers Sought for VSB Committees
12/18
Nominations Sought for Committee Vacancies
12/16
Unauthorized Practice of Law Draft Opinion 217 Issued
12/13
Comments Sought on UPL Proposal
12/09
MCLE Board Solicits Comments Regarding Proposed MCLE Opinion 20
12/04
44th Annual Criminal Law Seminar set for February 2014
12/03
Virginia State Bar E-News, December 2013
12/02
Comments Sought on Proposed Rule of Professional Conduct 5.8
12/02
Increasingly Sophisticated Internet Scams Continue to Target Lawyers

November 2013

11/25
Supreme Court of Virginia Has Established a Special Committee on Criminal Discovery Rules
11/25
Judicial Workload Study Finds Need for More Judges
11/20
Comments Sought on Proposed Rule on Provisional Admission of Military Spouses
11/20
Weiner Is President-elect Designee of the Virginia State Bar
11/06
New Admission Without Examination Rule (Reciprocity)
11/04
2014 High School Essay Contest Explores Fallout from Social Media Posting
11/04
James M. Hingeley Jr. Joins Council 16th Judicial District Delegation