2020 State Bar Legislative Update: Days 5-12

2020 Legislative Update | Days 5-12 The Legislature has been in full swing for the past few weeks as committees hear bills and debate legislation. The halls of the State Capitol have been humming with activity, as everyone from the Girl Scouts to the Future Farmers of America to the State Bar’s Young Lawyers Division Read more about 2020 State Bar Legislative Update: Days 5-12[…]

Intellectual Property | Community Announcement: UGA’s Journal of Intellectual Property Law’s 2020 Conference, “The IP of IPAs”

Community Announcement: UGA’s Journal of Intellectual Property Law’s 2020 Conference, “The IP of IPAs” The University of Georgia School of Law will host “The IP of IPAs” on Thursday, February 27, in the Larry Walker Room of Dean Rusk Hall, located on UGA’s North Campus. The conference is open to the public and will take Read more about Intellectual Property | Community Announcement: UGA’s Journal of Intellectual Property Law’s 2020 Conference, “The IP of IPAs”[…]

Dedication of the Nathan Deal Judicial Center | Watch Online Feb. 11

  Dedication of the Nathan Deal Judicial Center | Watch Online Feb. 11 The Supreme Court of Georgia will hold the official dedication of the Nathan Deal Judicial Center on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 10:30 a.m. Georgia native Justice Clarence Thomas, Supreme Court of the United States, will be the keynote speaker. Bar members are Read more about Dedication of the Nathan Deal Judicial Center | Watch Online Feb. 11[…]

2020 Board of Governors Candidate Information

  2020 Board of Governors Candidate Information Dear Bar Member, Pursuant to Standing Executive Committee Policy 1000 [ www.gabar.org ] (State Bar of Georgia Elections), a list of Board of Governors posts that are up for re-election this year, including a list of candidates and posts where the incumbent has chosen not to run for Read more about 2020 Board of Governors Candidate Information[…]

Gov. Kemp Seeks Candidates for Supreme Court

  Gov. Kemp Seeks Candidates for Supreme Court The Judicial Nominating Commission is now engaged in the process of receiving names of persons to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court of Georgia created by the resignation of Justice Robert Benham, effective March 1. You are invited to submit nominations for this vacancy. Members of Read more about Gov. Kemp Seeks Candidates for Supreme Court[…]

Enews: January 2020 (Volume 16, Issue 1)

In this Issue… – 2020 Legislative Session – High School Mock Trial Competition Volunteers Needed – 2020 Board of Governors Candidate Information – 2020 Commitment to Equality Awards – Call for Nominations – Don’t Forget – CLE Deadline March 31 – View Upcoming ICLE Courses – Justice Robert Benham Awards Ceremony Dinner – Volunteers Needed Read more about Enews: January 2020 (Volume 16, Issue 1)[…]

2020 State Bar Legislative Update: Week 1

2020 Legislative Update | Week 1 The Georgia General Assembly commenced the second year of its two-year cycle on Monday, Jan. 13. The early days of the session are often used by legislators and policymakers to preview their priorities for the months ahead and this past week was no different. On Thursday, Gov. Kemp gave Read more about 2020 State Bar Legislative Update: Week 1[…]

Enews: December 2019 (Volume 15, Issue 12)

In this Issue… – Georgia Bar Journal – December 2019 – 2020 Midyear Meeting – Register Now – Town Hall Meeting on Professional Liability Insurance – Jan. 10 – 2020 Commitment to Equality Awards – Call for Nominations – Annual Fiction Writing Competition – Deadline Jan. 10 – #ShapeTheBar: We Want to Hear From You Read more about Enews: December 2019 (Volume 15, Issue 12)[…]

Georgia Bar Journal | December 2019 | Volume 25, No. 3

  Georgia Bar Journal | December 2019 | Volume 25, No. 3 The December 2019 issue of the Georgia Bar Journal is now available online [ digitaleditions.walsworthprintgroup.com ] . [ digitaleditions.walsworthprintgroup.com ] Highlights of this issue include: – From the President: “Mandatory Professional Liability Insurance? Let Us Hear From You” [ digitaleditions.walsworthprintgroup.com ] by Darrell Read more about Georgia Bar Journal | December 2019 | Volume 25, No. 3[…]

2020 Midyear Meeting Registration Now Open

  2020 Midyear Meeting Registration Now Open Fellow Bar Members, [ sbog.info ] You are invited to join us at the 2020 Midyear Meeting, Jan. 9-11, at the iconic Georgian Terrace hotel and the historic Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Please visit our website [ www.gabar.org ] for the schedule of events and to register. To Read more about 2020 Midyear Meeting Registration Now Open[…]