News and Information

September 2014

09/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, September 2014

August 2014

08/26
Voting for President-Elect will be Online
08/21
Upcoming VSB System Maintenance - Postponed
08/21
Registration open for annual Pro Bono Conference and Celebration
08/18
Supreme Court of Virginia Announces Election of the Hon. Donald W. Lemons as Chief Justice-Elect
08/06
Court Forms Available on Website
08/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, August 2014

July 2014

07/31
Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award—Final Call for Nominations
07/30
Legal Ethics Opinion 1874 Now Final
07/29
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendments to Rules of Professional Conduct 1.1, 1.6
07/08
Supreme Court of Virginia Adopts Amendments and a New Rule
07/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, July 2014

June 2014

06/27
Registration Open: “VSB-LINC Pro Bono Webinar on Housing Law”
06/25
VSB Access Committee is seeking nominations for the Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award
06/25
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
06/19
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendment to Council Election Procedures
06/16
Public Advisory: “Court Notice” E-mail Scam
06/16
Highlights of the June 12, 2014, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/14
Edward L. Weiner Is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar
06/14
Virginia Beach Attorney Kevin E. Martingayle Is President of the Virginia State Bar
06/03
CLBA Honors Bar Associations
06/02
Virginia State Bar Announces 2014 Law in Society Contest Winners
06/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, June 2014

May 2014

05/30
Last call for Annual Meeting online registration
05/29
Roanoke Bar Association is First Recipient of Bar Association of the Year Award
05/23
Kathleen M. (Katie) Uston Named Local Bar Leader of the Year
05/21
Portsmouth Assistant Public Defender Named Young Lawyer of the Year
05/21
Registration Open: VSB-LINC Pro Bono Webinar on Social Security Benefits
05/19
Christine E. Marra Named Legal Aid Award Winner
05/16
Supreme Court of Virginia Adopts Rule Changes and Amendments
05/15
Comments Sought on Amendments to Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia
05/13
Virginia Beach attorney to be sworn in as 76th VSB President
05/13
Martha JP McQuade is recipient of Diversity Conference Achievement Award
05/08
Register for the Annual Meeting by May 12 and Save
05/08
University of Richmond Graduate Named Pro Bono Award Winner
05/02
Council Members Announced
05/02
Online registration is open for the 76th Annual Meeting, June 12-15, 2014, in Virginia Beach.
05/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, May 2014

April 2014

04/29
Bicycle Race Will Affect Traffic, Parking for IDT Seminar in Richmond on Friday
04/28
Member Survey Finds Satisfaction and Offers Suggestions for Improvement
04/25
Annual Meeting Features Showcase CLE Programs and Special Events
04/24
Midyear Legal Seminar – Madrid, Spain – It’s a Go!
04/24
Stephen M. Quillen Named Recipient of Tradition of Excellence Award
04/21
Registration Open: “VSB-LINC Pro Bono Webinar on Health Insurance Issues”
04/18
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Survey
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