News and Information

December 2011

12/29
Supreme Court Issues Rule Amendments
12/20
Volunteers Sought for VSB Committees
12/19
FBI Warns of Internet Advance-Fee Scam
12/12
Education Loan Repayment Assistance Available for Prosecutors and Public Defenders in Virginia
12/05
Free Legal Services Available to Victims of Virginia Earthquake
12/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, December 2011

November 2011

11/29
Nominations sought for District Committee vacancies
11/16
Bench-Bar Dinner Honors Justices and Judges
11/10
Professional Guidelines Available to Print from Website
11/07
2012 High School Essay Contest Explores Legal Complications of Cyberbullying
11/02
Amendments to Rules 7.1-7.5 Regarding Advertising Approved by Council
11/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, November 2011
11/01
Veterans Legal Services Month

October 2011

10/24
Highlights of the October 21, 2011, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
10/18
Rule Revision Proposals Published for Comment
10/12
National Celebrate Pro Bono Week is October 23–29, 2011
10/06
Judicial Conference’s Five Advisory Committees Seek Comments on Proposed Amendments to Rules
10/04
Justice Cleo E. Powell is keynote speaker for Bench-Bar Dinner
10/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, October 2011

September 2011

09/28
Nominations sought for District Committee vacancies
09/20
ALPS Announces Southern Title Problems
09/16
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day – September 17, 2011
09/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, September 2011

August 2011

08/31
Your Virginia State Bar Card
08/25
Diversity Conference panels at UVa and Appalachian, fundraiser announced
08/02
Virginia Law Foundation July Newsletter Now Available
08/01
Virginia State Bar E-News August 2011

July 2011

07/14
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
07/07
Kathryn Montgomery Succeeds Harry Hirsch As Virginia State Bar Deputy Counsel
07/01
Virginia State Bar E-News July 2011

June 2011

06/29
Judicial Boundaries Public Hearings Scheduled
06/28
W. David Harless of Richmond Is President-elect of Virginia State Bar
06/28
George Warren Shanks of Luray Is New Virginia State Bar President
06/24
VSB Dues Statements Can Be Paid Online
06/21
Judicial Vacancies Questionnaire
06/21
YLC Offers CLE on Effect of Convictions on Immigration Status
06/20
Highlights of the June 16, 2011, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/07
James J. Knicely of Williamsburg Is Recognized for Tradition of Excellence
06/02
Wendy F. Inge Named ALPS Risk Manager for Virginia
06/02
LSCV Needs Support for Civil Representation of the Poor

May 2011

05/31
Virginia State Bar E-News, June 2011
05/27
Annual Dues Statements Mailed
05/26
Fairfax Attorney Named Young Lawyer of the Year
05/26
Freddie Mac Attorney Named Local Bar Leader of 2011
05/26
Fredericksburg Attorney Named Local Bar Leader of 2011
05/26
Comments Sought on Supreme Court Rule Proposals
05/25
Chesapeake Student Takes First Place in Virginia State Bar Essay Competition
05/23
Luray Attorney to become 73rd VSB President
05/23
Council Members Announced
05/09
Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society director selected for Legal Aid Award
05/02
Virginia State Bar E-News May 2011

April 2011

04/29
Harrisonburg Family Law Practitioner Is Recognized for Lifetime Achievement
04/29
Supreme Court’s Lelia Hopper Receives 2011 Family Law Service Award
04/28
Annual Meeting Registration Fee Entitles Attendance to Numerous CLE Programs and Special Events
04/26
VSB Online Dues Renewal to Begin in June
04/26
Dues to Decrease for Fiscal 2012
04/25
Register for the May 10 Solo & Small-Firm Practitioner Forum in Charlottesville
04/25
Free Legal Services Available to Victims of Virginia Weather Damage
04/18
Register by April 30 for 2011 Midyear Legal Seminar
04/18
Register Online for the VSB Annual Meeting: Sign Up Now for a Discount
04/01
Virginia State Bar E-News April 1, 2011

March 2011

03/28
Internet Scams Target Lawyers
03/25
Judicial Boundary Realignment Study
03/18
VSB Disciplinary Board to Hear Stith Reinstatement Petition on May 20, 2011
03/11
VSB to Evaluate Candidates for Appellate Courts
03/01
Virginia State Bar E-News March 1, 2011

February 2011

02/28
President Blank reports $5 M restored to VSB budget, thanks bar volunteers
02/28
Highlights of the Virginia State Bar Council Meeting February 26, 2011
02/25
Washington & Lee Law Student Wins Virginia State Bar Pro Bono Award
02/25
Gail Starling Marshall Is 2011 Powell Pro Bono Award Designee
02/22
VSB Disciplinary Board to Hear Morrissey Reinstatement Petition on April 22, 2011
02/09
Nominations Sought for 2011-12 Board and Committee Vacancies
02/01
Virginia State Bar E-News February 1, 2011

January 2011

01/13
Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar Will be April 29
01/06
Senate Action Protects Interest on Lawyers’ Trust Accounts
01/05
Virginia State Bar E-News January 4, 2011