News and Information

December 2008

12/18
Volunteers with Varied Backgrounds Sought by Community Tax Law Project and its Affiliate Programs
12/08
VSB to Review Candidates for Judicial Vacancy
12/04
VSB Council to Review a Proposed Amendment to Rule 7.4(d) of the Rules of Professional Conduct
12/02
Virginia State Bar E-News - December 1, 2008

November 2008

11/24
Virginia Lawyer Referral Service Offers Chance to Market Practice, Help Community
11/24
Afghanistan Asked, and Virginia Answered
11/24
National Association of Women Lawyers Releases Third Annual National Survey
11/24
VSB to Launch Online Lawyer Directory — Opt-Out Now Available
11/04
Virginia State Bar E-News- November 3, 2008

October 2008

10/30
Bank Failures and Lawyer Trust Accounts Redux
10/29
Volunteers Sought to Help Support Rule of Law in Afghanistan
10/27
New Member Directory Requires Members To Opt-Out Rather than Opt-In
10/22
Council Raises Fee Assessments Paid by Disciplined Attorneys and Reinstatement Petitioners
10/21
Council Rejects Mandatory Insurance, Raises Assessments, Endorses Opt-Out Member Directory
10/01
Virginia State Bar E-News - October 1, 2008

September 2008

09/24
Comments Sought on Report to Clarify Appellate Practice, Provide Rules Uniformity
09/17
VSB Employee Named ‘Adoption Angel’ by National Group
09/03
What does the VSB do to protect clients and the public from dishonesty in the legal profession?
09/02
Virginia State Bar E-News—September 2, 2008

August 2008

08/04
Mandatory Malpractice Insurance—It’s Time To Call The Question
08/01
Virginia State Bar E-News - August 1, 2008

July 2008

07/30
If Your Bank Goes Under, Are Your Clients’ Trust Account Deposits Fully Insured?
07/30
Virginia State Bar Leaders Examine Public Protection Efforts
07/25
Diversity Task Force to Hold First Meeting
07/14
Proposed Insurance Requirement Published for Comment
07/11
Nominations Sought For Disciplinary Board, MCLE Board, and Council Members at Large
07/10
Bars Asked to Assist Iowa Lawyers After Tornadoes and Flooding
07/07
Voluntary Bar Associations Win VSB Awards
07/07
Former Virginia State Bar President Is Local Bar Leader of the Year
07/01
Virginia State Bar E-News - July 1, 2008

June 2008

06/25
Members Area Now More Interactive
06/25
Highlights of the June 19, 2008, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/25
Manuel A. Capsalis of Arlington Is President of Virginia State Bar
06/25
Leesburg Attorney Is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar
06/16
Attorneys from Virginia Beach and Woodstock Named Young Lawyer of the Year
06/10
Virginia Poverty Law Center Director Named Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year
06/06
Government Attorney Roger C. Wiley Jr. Wins Tradition of Excellence Award
06/02
Virginia State Bar Announces Recommendation of New Bar Counsel
06/02
Virginia State Bar E-News - June 2, 2008
06/02
Changes Announced to Sentencing Guidelines

May 2008

05/28
Supreme Court Evaluation Questionnaire Posted
05/28
Lawyer Who Brought Legal Services to Cancer Patients Receives Award for Pro Bono Work
05/28
GMU Law Student Wins Pro Bono Award
05/27
Annual Dues Statements Mailed
05/21
Results of 2008 Council Elections
05/19
Clients’ Protection Fund Board Petitions Paid
05/09
Free Legal Services Available To Victims Of Virginia Tornadoes - updated
05/08
SCC Evaluation Questionnaire Posted
05/06
Judicial Changes Since the General Assembly
05/06
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendment to Rule 2.11
05/06
Virginia Supreme Court To Review Unauthorized Practice Of Law Opinion 214
05/06
Virginia Supreme Court To Review Unauthorized Practice Of Law Opinion 213
05/05
Governor Seeks Candidates for SCC
05/01
Virginia State Bar E-News - May 1, 2008

April 2008

04/29
Attorney Support Programs Need Volunteers
04/25
Northern Virginia Attorney Wins Family Law Service Award
04/21
Lexington Student Takes Top Honor in Bar’s Annual Essay Competition
04/15
Register Online for the VSB Annual Meeting: Sign Up Now for a Discount
04/14
CRESPA Surety Bond Increase Enacted
04/14
Alert to CRESPA Settlement Agents Who Closed Transactions Involving Congestion Relief Tax
04/10
VSB Disciplinary Board to Hear Britton Reinstatement Petition on June 27, 2008
04/09
Courses, Faculty for 2008 Midyear Seminar Posted Online
04/02
Virginia State Bar E-News - April 2, 2008

March 2008

03/19
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendment to Rule 2.11
03/19
Comments Sought on LEO 1843
03/13
Family Law Attorney Edward D. Barnes Recognized for Lifetime Achievement
03/13
VSB Conference of Local Bar Associations Has A New Website
03/04
Highlights of VSB Council Meeting - March 1, 2008
03/04
Virginia State Bar E-News - March 4, 2008
03/03
Comments Sought On Emergency Legal Services Rule
03/03
Council To Discuss Malpractice Insurance Proposal In June

February 2008

02/22
VSB Staff Recognized for Charitable Contributions
02/20
Nominations Sought for Special Board and Committee Vacancies
02/20
Proposed Amendments to MCLE Regulations 104 and 105
02/19
University of Richmond Professor Named Professionalism Award Winner by Virginia State Bar
02/04
Virginia State Bar E-News - February 4, 2008

January 2008

01/04
Information Regarding the Law Practice of Stephen Thomas Conrad
01/02
Supreme Court Updates Forms for Indigent Defense Fee-Cap Waiver Applications
01/02
Virginia State Bar E-News - January 2, 2008