News and Information

February 2016

02/12
Registration Open for March Pro Bono Webinar
02/10
Michael N. Herring Honored with the 2016 Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Award
02/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, February 2016

January 2016

01/29
Standing Committee On Legal Ethics Seeking Public Comment On Proposed Amendments to Rules 1.6 & 3.3
01/27
Law in Society Essay Contest Deadline February 12
01/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule Regarding Provision of Temporary Legal Services
01/14
Williams Mullen Leads Pro Bono Life Planning Initiative
01/06
Registration is open for Handling Uncontested Divorces: A Webinar for Pro Bono Lawyers in Virginia
01/04
Virginia State Bar E-News, January 2016

December 2015

12/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Adopts Changes to Rules
12/18
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules
12/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, December 2015

November 2015

11/30
New FAQ #26—Client’s Intent to Commit Suicide
11/24
Nominations Sought For Committee Vacancies
11/23
Justice Sotomayor Offers Richmond Students Advice, Reflection
11/17
Supreme Court of Virginia Approves Amendments
11/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, November 2015

October 2015

10/30
Supreme Court of Virginia Takes Action on Rules
10/29
Volunteers Sought for VSB Committees
10/26
Comments Sought on Proposal to Fund the Diversity Conference
10/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Re-establishes Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee
10/08
Registration is Ongoing for the Annual Pro Bono Conference
10/07
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule
10/06
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendments to JCEC Policy
10/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, October 2015

September 2015

09/28
Liberty University Seeks Lawyers to Judge ABA Competition
09/24
CANCELED: Joint ADR Committee Offers CLE
09/23
Nominations Sought For District Committee Vacancies
09/22
2016 High School Essay Contest Explores a School’s Right to Access Students’ Secrets
09/21
Registration Open for Ethical Considerations in Pro Bono Webinar
09/14
VSB Announces Recipient of Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Pro Bono Award
09/04
Supreme Court Preview
09/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, September 2015

August 2015

08/27
Register now for the October 1 seminar—Let’s Talk Tech
08/25
Lowenstein Elected to Represent the 4th Circuit
08/24
Register now for the September 18 seminar - Poverty and the Law: Understanding Poverty
08/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Adopts Amendment and Addition to Rules
08/18
C. Flippo Hicks, 1924–2015
08/17
Deadline Near For Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award Nominations
08/06
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendment to Better Annual Meeting Committee Bylaws
08/05
4th Circuit Election
08/03
Virginia State Bar E-News, August 2015

July 2015

07/31
Court Adopts Amendment to Rule of Professional Conduct 1.10
07/27
Legal Ethics Opinions 1880, 1882, and 1883 Are Final
07/21
VSB Member Portal will be down Sunday, July 26
07/06
Virginia State Bar E-News, July 2015

June 2015

06/29
VSB Access Committee is seeking nominations for the Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award
06/29
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
06/23
Highlights of the June 18, 2015, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/20
Michael W. Robinson is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar