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September 02, 2015

Virginia State Bar E-News, September 2015

Effective immediately, the Supreme Court of Virginia has approved an amendment to Paragraph 13-4E: Establishment of District Committees. The Court also adopted Paragraph 13.4: Insurance Coverage Requirement for Respondents Under Va. Code § 54.1-3935(D).

The Poverty and the Law: Understanding Poverty seminar on September 18 has been approved for three hours of MCLE (one hour Ethics). The seminar is sponsored by the Special Committee on Access to Legal Services and the University of Richmond School of Law.

The Special Committee on the Better Annual Meeting is seeking comments on its proposal to amend the term of its committee members from three years to five years because of the need for institutional memory. 

The Young Lawyers Conference 14th annual Professional Development Conference will be September 25 at four locations – Washington, D.C., Richmond, Virginia Beach, and Tysons Corner.

Registration is open for the October 1 seminar -- Let’s Talk Tech: Bringing Lawyers & Technology Together in an Ethical & Practical Way.

Registration is open for the 2015 VSB Pro Bono Conference and Celebration, Wednesday, October 21, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg. 

Membership dues must be received by October 13 to avoid suspension. Members may pay at the member’s portal or by mail.

Updated: Sep 01, 2015