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April 01, 2009

Virginia State Bar E-News April 1, 2009


Proposed Rule Changes — Comments sought on proposed rules, including diversity recommendations, amendments to Rules 1.17, 7.4(D).

Register by April 15 for Midyear Legal Seminar — Earn nine hours of CLE credits in Marbella during the Midyear Legal Seminar, November 9-16. Register now.

Bar Leaders Institute — The BLI will be held in Richmond on Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at the Virginia Historical Society. Click here for details and registration information.

Pro Bono Conference — “Coming Home in Lean Times: Addressing Legal Needs of Warriors and Ex-Offenders” is the subject of the VSB Pro Bono & Access to Justice Conference to be held April 20-21 in Richmond. Register here.

VSB Technology Survey — Help us understand how lawyers in Virginia are utilizing technology by completing this survey, and enter to win 12 hours of FREE continuing legal education credit from Virginia CLE. Survey closes April 22.

Save the Date for the 71st Annual Meeting — Plan now to attend the Virginia State Bar Annual Meeting on June 18-21 in Virginia Beach.

3rd Annual Legal Food Frenzy — This food drive, sponsored by the Office of the Attorney General, runs through April 10. It is open to all lawyers and members of the legal community across Virginia. Law firms can sign up by visiting

Updated: Apr 01, 2009