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October 01, 2008

Virginia State Bar E-News - October 1, 2008


Register Now for Free Fastcase Webinars — Get an overview of Virginia State Bar member benefit Fastcase, an online legal research tool, during three upcoming webinars: October 15, November 18, and December 15. (one hour of continuing legal education)

Learn the Basics from the Best — Both new and seasoned attorneys will benefit from the First Day in Practice seminar, which features practice tips from distinguished lawyers and judges. Registration information for the October 28 event in Richmond is online. (six CLE hours with two ethics pending)

Comments Sought on Report to Modify Appellate Practice Rules — The Judicial Council of Virginia has published for comment a report by the Appellate Rules Advisory Committee. Comments on the proposed rule change related to the Notice of Appeal are due October 10; comments on the remaining proposed changes are due October 31.

Professionalism Award Nominations Due December 5 — Nominate someone who has made a unique contribution to the improvement of Virginia’s criminal justice system for the VSB Criminal Law Section’s Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Award.

Updated: Oct 01, 2008