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2022
June
24,
2022
| 13:14 PM America/Chicago
In response to the CDC increasing the COVID-19 Community Level designation for Jackson County to high, the 16th Judicial Circuit announced it will be taking precautionary measures in all Jackson County courthouses and court buildings. For the week of...
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June
24,
2022
| 08:59 AM America/Chicago
On Friday, June 24, 2022, Governor Parson and Attorney General Schmitt issued a proclamation and an opinion, respectively, notifying the Missouri Revisor of Statutes that the Supreme Court of the United States overruled Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (197...
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June
22,
2022
| 11:22 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section (YLS) welcomed dozens of lawyers and law students to Saint Louis University School of Law Tuesday for the premiere of “The Milly Project,” an award-winning film adaption of a play that tells the true story of a...
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June
21,
2022
| 10:36 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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June
21,
2022
| 09:31 AM America/Chicago
As Hon. David C. Mason looked out over the crowd Monday evening, he fought back tears. Mason, circuit judge with the 22nd Judicial Circuit Court, hoped to one day display a monument honoring the brave Black plaintiffs who fought for their freedom in ...
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June
17,
2022
| 10:05 AM America/Chicago
Chairs of The Missouri Bar’s Lawyers Living Well Special Committee presented to the Board of Governors during its May 13, 2022, meeting in Jefferson City.  Athena Dickson, Whitney Dunn, and Erica Mynarich, shared about the special committee’s work ov...
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June
17,
2022
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
Missouri Bar Legislative Update for June 17, 2022 On June 11, 2022, Governor Parson signed legislation relating to eminent domain.  On June 16, 2022, the governor signed six additional Truly Agreed bills relating to public retirement systems, higher ...
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June
17,
2022
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
ST. LOUIS – As our nation pauses this year to observe and celebrate Juneteenth, dozens of elected, civic, and judicial leaders will join community members to pay tribute to a time in St. Louis history when groundbreaking legal precedent made fairness...
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June
17,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
For the last 30 years, Mary Douglas has watched The Missouri Bar, its members, and the legal profession evolve. And as the electronic media specialist, she is proud that she has played a role in helping Missouri lawyers even better serve their client...
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June
16,
2022
| 16:52 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors met Friday, May 13, 2022, in Jefferson City. Board members joined both in person and via Zoom to discuss emerging matters and hear updates from select committees and departments.  In addition to reports from Missou...
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June
16,
2022
| 05:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar blew out 78 candles and celebrated its birthday today!On June 16, 1944, the Supreme Court of Missouri created The Missouri Bar because lawyers can accomplish more to improve the lives of Missourians when working together.For 78 years...
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June
15,
2022
| 15:03 PM America/Chicago
Quick – you can still get your ethics and elimination of bias continuing legal education credits before June 30!Lawyers licensed to practice in Missouri must complete a total of 15 CLE hours between July 1 and June 30. Three of the 15 hours must be d...
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June
14,
2022
| 09:59 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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June
14,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Monday, June 20, in observance of Juneteenth.On June 19, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger marched into Galveston, Texas, and announced that the enslaved people of Texas were now free. Although the Emancipation...
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June
13,
2022
| 14:14 PM America/Chicago
by Smokeball Growing your law firm requires careful planning and strategizing. If you started your firm as a solo practitioner, you may already have completed some of these exercises, but now it’s time to think bigger about growth. Each firm will fin...
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June
13,
2022
| 11:22 AM America/Chicago
For Foristell lawyer Jim Wieczorek, the Missouri Bar’s Solo & Small Firm Conference isn’t just a conference to get continuing legal education credits – it’s a networking event where lawyers can create lasting professional and personal relationships. ...
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June
10,
2022
| 10:16 AM America/Chicago
On June 7, 2022, Governor Parson signed seven of the pending Truly Agreed bills into law.  The bills cover a disparate range of topics from professional licensing to gaming to commercial activities.  Below are general summaries of this recently enact...
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June
09,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors appointed Delia Turner Samples to the Legal Services of Southern Missouri Board of Directors during its May 13 meeting.Legal Services of Southern Missouri is a nonprofit that provides case representation and advice...
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June
08,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors recently reappointed Hon. Nicole Colbert-Botchway and Morry Cole to serve as representatives on the American Bar Association House of Delegates.The House of Delegates serves as the policy-making body of the America...
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June
07,
2022
| 09:13 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."...
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June
06,
2022
| 15:04 PM America/Chicago
“People ask me what I do in the winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.” - Roger Hornsby Sr....
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June
06,
2022
| 15:04 PM America/Chicago
Are you ready for summer? At my house, summer means enjoying the sunshine with summer camps, walks in the park, and vacations to visit family and friends....
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June
06,
2022
| 09:20 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors appointed Phyllis Battle, Dr. Marie Peoples, and Sarah Devlin and reappointed Katharyn Davis and Katherine Thompson to the Judicial Performance Review Committee during its May 13 meeting.The independent, 21-member ...
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June
03,
2022
| 12:13 PM America/Chicago
Thousands of lawyers attended the 2022 Spring Committee Meetings last month, with many of them attending continuing legal education programs that emphasized diversity, equity, and inclusion.Thirty committees hosted 25 meetings during the Spring Commi...
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June
03,
2022
| 09:21 AM America/Chicago
On May 18, 2022, the General Assembly presented all remaining Truly Agreed To and Finally Passed (TAFP) legislation to Governor Parson for consideration and action.  Pursuant to the constitution, the governor will have forty-five days from when the G...
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June
03,
2022
| 07:51 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors reappointed John DeMoor, of St. Louis, to serve on the Missouri Press-Bar Commission during its May 13, 2022, meeting. Formed in 1972, the Missouri Press-Bar Commission is comprised of nearly 30 media professionals...
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June
02,
2022
| 16:12 PM America/Chicago
The Young Lawyers’ Section of The Missouri Bar will present two new continuing legal education programs based on ‘The Milly Project’ on June 21 in St. Louis and June 23 in Kansas City. The play, ‘The Milly Project,’ presents the true story of an ensl...
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June
02,
2022
| 14:07 PM America/Chicago
Each year, the Solo & Small Firm Conference proves to be one of The Missouri Bar’s most anticipated and attended events. The conference provides a unique opportunity for lawyers who practice solo or in small firms to earn CLE, interact with colleague...
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June
01,
2022
| 11:31 AM America/Chicago
Deceased members of the bar for whom we were notified between May 1, 2022 and May 31, 2022....
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June
01,
2022
| 09:49 AM America/Chicago
Order Dated May 31, 2022Re: Rules 5, 6.06 and 7.16Effective Date:  January 1, 2023OrderOrder (PDF)QuickRead VersionQuickRead versions are color coded: deletions in red; additions in blue. They are prepared for Missouri lawyers to highlight text chang...
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