News and Information

September 2019

09/20
Comments Sought on proposed revisions to the Clients’ Protection Fund Rules
09/10
Consumer Litigation Associates and Kelly Guzzo Honored for Pro Bono Work
09/09
SCOVA Advisory Committee Seeks Comments on Proposed Amendments
09/06
The Honorable Teresa M. Chafin Invested to the Supreme Court of Virginia
09/06
Herb Sebren of Tappahannock to Receive 2019 Powell Pro Bono Award
09/03
Virginia State Bar Newsletter September 2019

August 2019

08/26
Virginia Lawyers: If You Need Business, We Need You!
08/21
VSB Website Offline Friday Night From 10:00 pm-3:00 am
08/09
Earn Free CLE for Eviction Helpline Training
08/01
Virginia State Bar Newsletter August 2019
08/01
Virginia Senators and VSB Seek Candidates for Federal Judicial Vacancy

July 2019

07/31
Bar Disciplinary System Holds Annual Conference
07/29
Young Lawyers Conference Wins Prestigious National Award for the Second Year in a Row
07/24
VSB Offices Flooded
07/16
Virginia Corporate Counsel Given Guidance Regarding Pro Bono
07/16
Virginia Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program Releases 2019 Report
07/12
Call for Nominations: Pro Bono Awards for Individuals and Organizations
07/03
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules
07/01
Virginia State Bar Newsletter July 2019
07/01
Volunteers Sought for Bar Board and Committee Vacancies

June 2019

06/26
Jury Instructions Now Available on Virginia Court Website
06/24
Supreme Court of Virginia Advisory Committee Seeks Comments on Proposed Amendments
06/24
VSB Clients’ Protection Fund Board Pays $39,322.02 to Petitioners
06/19
Dues Statements Mailed: What’s Different This Year?
06/18
Sand, Sun, and Speeches: 2019 Annual Meeting Recap
06/17
Highlights of the June 13, 2019, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/15
Brian L. Buniva Is President-Elect for 2020-21
06/15
Marni E. Byrum Becomes President of the Virginia State Bar
06/13
Scam Involving Severance Agreement Targeting Lawyers
06/10
Legal Ethics Committee Seeks Comment on Safekeeping Property Rule
06/07
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule Governing Court Costs

May 2019

05/31
Supreme Court of Virginia Approves $30 Attorney Wellness Fund Fee
05/31
Virginia State Bar Newsletter June 2019
05/30
Chesterfield Courts Seek Input on Technology Upgrades and Digital Evidence
05/29
Health Law Section Announces Writing Competition Winners
05/24
Hill Tucker Bar Association Named 2019 Bar Association of the Year
05/24
Six Bar Associations Receive 2019 Awards of Merit
05/24
Barbara Anderson Receives Local Bar Leader of the Year Award
05/24
Newport News Lawyer Sarah M. Saville Wins Specialty Bar Leader of the Year Award
05/23
President’s Committee Releases Report on Lawyer Well-Being
05/16
John Randolph Nelson Receives Tradition of Excellence Award
05/16
Lawyers Engage with Medical-Legal Partnership
05/14
Nicolle Vasquez Del Favero Receives 2019 Young Lawyer of the Year Award
05/07
Pre-Law Institute Wins National Award
05/01
Virginia State Bar Newsletter May 2019

April 2019

04/30
Michael HuYoung Receives 2019 Dunnaville Award
04/30
Zachary McDonnell Receives Oliver White Hill Award for Pro Bono Service
04/30
Palma Pustilnik Receives the 2019 Legal Aid Award
04/30
Bar Welcomes New Council Members
04/30
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends MCLE Rule
04/29
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends UPL Rules
04/26
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules
04/26
Tom Edmonds Receives 2019 Rakes Leadership in Education Award
04/25
Chief Justice Lemons Reminds Lawyers to Report Pro Bono
04/18
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Access to Judicial Records Rule
04/16
Comment Sought on Amendments to Rules of Professional Conduct
04/12
Advisory Committee on Rules of Court Seeks Comment on Word “Shall” in Rules
04/10
Healthcare Decisions: Not Fun, But Necessary
04/03
Virginia State Bar Newsletter April 2019
04/02
Candidates for 2019 Bar Council Elections, New Members in Uncontested Circuits Announced

March 2019

03/27
MCLE Board Seeks Comments on Amendments to MCLE Regulations
03/22
Supreme Court of Virginia Seeks Comment on Proposed Change to Rule 3.8
03/13
The Bar’s Special Committee on the Future of Law Practice Releases Final Report
03/08
VSB Reopens Comment Period on Updated Amendments to Lawyer Discipline Rules
03/08
Peter W. Buchbauer Receives Family Law Section’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award
03/01
Virginia State Bar Newsletter March 2019

February 2019

02/28
Clients’ Protection Fund Board Pays $51,123 to Petitioners
02/26
Comments Sought on a Proposed Bylaw Amendment Regarding Committee
02/25
Highlights of the February 23, 2019, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
02/20
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit Seeks Comment on Rule Amendments
02/15
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules on File Formats for Documents
02/13
Comments Sought on LEOs Pertaining to Lawyer Advertising, Virtual Law Offices, and Communication

January 2019

01/31
Virginia State Bar Newsletter February 2019
01/30
Nominate Your Colleagues for an Award in 2019
01/30
The Supreme Court of Virginia Orders Delay of Criminal Discovery Reforms
01/24
VSB Seeks Comments on Amendments to Paragraph 13
01/22
VSB Disciplinary Board to Hear Ann Bridgeforth Tribbey’s Reinstatement Petition on June 28, 2019
01/17
VSB Executive Director Reports on the VSB Clients’ Protection Fund Fee
01/14
Former VSB President David Paul Bobzien Dies
01/14
The Honorable M. Hannah Lauck to Receive the 2019 Professionalism Award
01/10
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Canons of Judicial Conduct
01/03
Virginia State Bar Newsletter January 2019
01/02
Get a Head Start on your 2019 CLEs