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2020
July
13,
2020
| 15:50 PM America/Chicago
St. Louis County Courts will be hosting a series of online townhall meetings. The first meeting, covering municipal courts, is set for Thurs., July 16, at 4 p.m. Click here to register in advance. ...
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July
08,
2020
| 10:40 AM America/Chicago
Deceased members of the bar for whom we were notified between June 1, 2020 and June 30, 2020. ...
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July
02,
2020
| 13:37 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. Independence Day is a national holiday held to celebrate the nation’s Declaration of Independence from England in 1776. For more information on the historica...
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July
01,
2020
| 16:32 PM America/Chicago
There are two vacancies currently on the Young Lawyers' Section (YLS) Council. The vacancies to be filled are a result of the recent YLS Council expansion of two additional diversity representatives. One representative will be elected from the Wes...
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July
01,
2020
| 12:42 PM America/Chicago
Recently enacted legislation permits several additional voting options for the 2020 elections, including mail-in ballots with notarization of the ballot envelope. With elections taking place Aug. 4, 2020, and Nov. 3, 2020, the Office of the Secret...
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July
01,
2020
| 10:58 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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June
29,
2020
| 16:05 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar is aware of videos and photos which show two armed people during protests Sunday in the Central West End of St. Louis. We are also aware that the two people are licensed lawyers in Missouri. The Missouri Bar has received phone cal...
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June
25,
2020
| 14:49 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar is dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusion in the profession, so much so that a core strategic goal is having Missouri lawyers reflect the diverse constituencies that they serve – and to be a place where all members feel they ...
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June
25,
2020
| 10:24 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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June
18,
2020
| 11:50 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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June
15,
2020
| 16:08 PM America/Chicago
Christa Moss answers the phone with energy, excited to talk about the expansion of diversity seats for the Young Lawyers’ Section Council of The Missouri Bar. As a current member of the YLS Council and the Southern District diversity seat representat...
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June
15,
2020
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
The Second Regular Session of Missouri’s 100th General Assembly adjourned May 27, 2020, after consideration of bills concluded May 15. The coronavirus pandemic prompted a truncated session, but after an extended legislative break, legislators returne...
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June
15,
2020
| 11:44 AM America/Chicago
by Roger Whittler, LPC, Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program Clinician ...
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June
11,
2020
| 10:09 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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June
10,
2020
| 10:44 AM America/Chicago
Serving on The Missouri Bar's Board of Governors is a unique way to get directly involved in the policy-making decisions of the organization. Board members, who are elected by fellow lawyers, represent their respective district for two years, beginni...
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June
09,
2020
| 13:45 PM America/Chicago
There is no place in our society for racism or systemic discrimination. During these critical times, The Missouri Bar will continue to promote equal justice and support the rule of law. Importantly, we recognize that the rule of law only works if it ...
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June
09,
2020
| 13:18 PM America/Chicago
Recent events have been both heartbreaking and uplifting. As we work together as lawyers to heal our communities as well as recover from the global pandemic, The Missouri Bar is here to help. The Missouri Bar supports the rule of law and equal ju...
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June
08,
2020
| 14:13 PM America/Chicago
by Matthew Byford, CFA, ASA, CFE, and Jason Buhlinger, CPA, CFE, CVA  COVID-19 and the resulting crisis has created significant volatility in the financial markets since late February. Although we’re no longer seeing large daily (5%+) fluctuations...
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June
08,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Supreme Court of Missouri today issued an order and procedures to guide the state’s 115 local trial courts in resuming jury proceedings during the COVID-19 pandemic. “The safety of jurors, visitors, court personnel, parti...
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June
05,
2020
| 10:40 AM America/Chicago
In recognition of the value of diverse opinions and viewpoints, and in an effort to increase the same on the Young Lawyers' Section Council, the council elects a member to serve in an alternating district diversity seat. The members of the Young Lawy...
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June
05,
2020
| 10:01 AM America/Chicago
The General Assembly officially presented House Bill No. 1655 (relating to official documents) to Gov. Parson on Tuesday, May 27, 2020. The governor will have 45 days to take action on the legislation (July 14, 2020). HB 1655 repeals the notary pu...
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June
04,
2020
| 12:28 PM America/Chicago
Deceased members of the bar for whom we were notified between May 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020. ...
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June
03,
2020
| 14:39 PM America/Chicago
What a year this has been. We continue to monitor the community spread and the effects the COVID-19 pandemic has had on in-person events. We care about your safety and well-being, and beginning on March 13, we began suspending events that we did not ...
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June
03,
2020
| 11:33 AM America/Chicago
by Gary Toohey, editor and communications director  In his regular column, 2019-20 Missouri Bar President Tom Bender relates how a term he learned while playing basketball as a youth – the pivot – has helped The Missouri Bar, the judiciary and Mis...
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June
02,
2020
| 15:53 PM America/Chicago
Pivot. The first time I heard the word was playing basketball. You had a pivot foot you kept in place and you pivoted toward the basket, moving the other foot in another direction. Back then, I never heard the word used in any other context; now, it ...
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June
01,
2020
| 09:57 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section works to facilitate the professional growth and public service of newly admitted Missouri lawyers. A recent election to the YLS Council has resulted in a new member in District 8, which serves St. Louis Cou...
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May
27,
2020
| 09:03 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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May
27,
2020
| 04:17 AM America/Chicago
I hope this message finds you and your family well. Some of you may have reopened or are planning to do so, while others are still working remotely. As we continue to move forward, I wanted to touch base, share some of the ways we've been here to hel...
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May
22,
2020
| 09:49 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar will be closed Monday, May 25, 2020, in observance of Memorial Day.  Memorial Day is a national holiday held on the last Monday of May to honor those who have died to protect our country. For more information on the historical mea...
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May
21,
2020
| 16:16 PM America/Chicago
As Missouri businesses, including law firms, begin to reopen amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many lawyers have questions about the best ways to do so while protecting the health of their clients, staff and families. The Indiana State Bar Association has ...
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