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2022
May
17,
2022
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
Since 1994, The Missouri Bar’s Bankruptcy Creditor - Debtor Rights Committee honors the memory of prominent Kansas City lawyer, Michael R. Roser, by presenting an award named for him.The Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award is given to an ...
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May
12,
2022
| 08:52 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Foundation is a nonprofit partner of The Missouri Bar with a mission to promote improvement in the administration of justice, as well as encouraging and funding law-related endeavors, recognizing legal and public service, and support...
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May
12,
2022
| 07:45 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors is seeking applications from members of the general public who reside in and members of The Missouri Bar who are employed or maintain their principal office for the full-time practice of law in the 22nd Judicial Ci...
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May
01,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Have you missed the most recent #MoBarNews? Here are summaries of a few popular articles from The Missouri Bar this month.   In news for the public, the bar promoted participation in National Healthcare Decisions Day 2022 on April 16. NHDD works to e...
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April
29,
2022
| 18:00 PM America/Chicago
The theme of Law Day 2022 is “Toward a More Perfect Union: The Constitution in Times of Change.” Celebrated each year on May 1, Law Day is an opportunity to recognize the importance of law and its role in American society. The idea of Law Day was con...
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April
28,
2022
| 12:51 PM America/Chicago
Next week, judges, lawyers, and court clerks will formally thank the thousands of Missourians who reported for jury duty in state courts in 2021 as part of Missouri’s Juror Appreciation Week held May 1-7, 2022. During the celebratory event, court sta...
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April
27,
2022
| 08:25 AM America/Chicago
The 27th annual MOSOLO Small Firm Conference kicks off June 9 at the Lake of the Ozarks’ Margaritaville Lake Resort, offering both in-person and virtual learning options to help Missouri lawyers even better serve their clients. The conference, which ...
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April
25,
2022
| 14:11 PM America/Chicago
by Danielle DavisRoe, Affinity Consulting Creating and editing PDFs is a crucial set of skills in any professional setting. From basic editing to redacting sensitive information, anyone who works frequently with PDF documents can benefit from learnin...
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April
05,
2022
| 10:11 AM America/Chicago
The 22nd Judicial Circuit Court of the State of Missouri, which proudly serves the City of St. Louis, is pleased to share that its award-winning treatment court program was honored today by the Missouri Association of Treatment Court Professionals fo...
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March
31,
2022
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
Most of us use Microsoft Office products every day. Whether you’re checking emails with Outlook, writing a brief in Word, or wrestling with a report in Excel, chances are high that Microsoft has hidden features you can benefit from learning how to us...
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March
24,
2022
| 15:50 PM America/Chicago
 The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Council hosted a local community service project Feb. 25 to benefit the Ronald McDonald House in Kansas City. A key part of the section’s mission is to enhance the professional growth and public service of new...
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March
01,
2022
| 09:23 AM America/Chicago
Spring is on the horizon this week as the weather finally warms. However, ongoing weather concerns in February prompted closures of several Missouri courts and The Missouri Bar center on several occasions due to unsafe driving conditions. The first h...
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February
01,
2022
| 15:50 PM America/Chicago
Welcome to 2022! January has been a slow month for #YourMOLaw news as people get back into the swing of things. This month’s main article features Raven Ballard, office manager at The Missouri Bar, in our staff spotlight. Ballard is a key player, cri...
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2021
December
30,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
As the year winds down, The Missouri Bar wishes you a safe and happy end to 2021 and a joyful start to 2022!December’s news began with an introduction to staff member Lisa Larkin, who oversees the Client Security Fund. This program was created by the...
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December
15,
2021
| 10:18 AM America/Chicago
As tornados swept through Missouri and surrounding states on Friday night, many of our citizens are left wondering how to recover from the destruction left in the path of those storms. While the initial damage can be seen across the landscape, there ...
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December
10,
2021
| 08:41 AM America/Chicago
Central High School in Springfield won top marks Dec. 8 when students vied online in The Missouri Bar’s Show-Me the Constitution competition. Second place was a tie between Joplin and Nixa High Schools. The contest was close with all three schools ea...
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November
30,
2021
| 17:46 PM America/Chicago
Thanksgiving has come and gone and we’re all out of pumpkin pie, so we close out fall with news from The Missouri Bar from the month of November!  The Missouri Bar started the month off with updated information on expungement laws in the state.  Our ...
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November
15,
2021
| 12:11 PM America/Chicago
A Jefferson City newspaperman is credited with starting the student newspaper at the University of Missouri- Columbia, as well as owning one of the most envied homes in the late part of the 19th century.Henry Watkins Ewing was born in Ray County, the...
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November
01,
2021
| 09:22 AM America/Chicago
The leaves are beginning to fall and the month ends with the spookiest day of the year, but there’s good news! Here is the #YourMOLaw news from The Missouri Bar through October!  The month kicked off with an introduction to The Missouri Bar’s own leg...
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September
30,
2021
| 14:13 PM America/Chicago
Welcome to autumn and all the #YourMOLaw news from The Missouri Bar through September!  The Missouri Bar observed two events last month. The first was our celebration of Constitution Day on Sept. 17. On that day in 1787, delegates from the Constituti...
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September
14,
2021
| 14:22 PM America/Chicago
On Sept. 17, 1787, delegates of the Constitutional Convention adopted the United States Constitution, setting in motion the system of government that would guide our country for the next 234 years. Today, we recognize that historic mile marker each y...
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September
01,
2021
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
Let us help you catch up on #YourMOLaw news from August, including information you might have missed at The Missouri Bar! This year marks the bicentennial of Missouri. Judge Mary Russell of the Supreme Court of Missouri made a presentation on Aug. 6 ...
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August
26,
2021
| 07:15 AM America/Chicago
Many people have read George Vest’s “Eulogy of the Dog,” but few know the story behind it that began with an ill-fated gunshot and a court case in Warrensburg, Missouri, that was appealed all the way to the Supreme Court of Missouri. On Oct. 28, 1869...
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August
12,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Children’s Advocacy Services of Greater St. Louis was awarded the 2021 Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section Liberty Bell Award for its services to thousands of child victims and their families, aiding the justice system and legal community. The Li...
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July
30,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
July has been a quiet month in terms of #YourMOLaw news, but a great opportunity to help you catch up on things you might have missed at The Missouri Bar! The Missouri Bar Center was closed for the Fourth of July holiday. But, more importantly, July ...
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July
02,
2021
| 13:17 PM America/Chicago
As we welcome in July and the lazy days of summer, let’s take a quick look back at all the news from June for #YourMOLaw!We kicked off the month with the swearing in of an historic new judge to the Supreme Court of Missouri. Judge Robin Ransom took h...
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June
22,
2021
| 08:35 AM America/Chicago
To help mitigate the impact COVID-19 has caused across the legal community over the last 15 months, The Missouri Bar announced a grant program in March to allow courts, nonprofits, and government agencies opportunities for funding to increase access ...
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June
10,
2021
| 13:22 PM America/Chicago
The St. Louis County Domestic Violence (DV) Court last week hosted a virtual open house for registered guests to highlight the inner workings of the DV court and its benefit to the community. Recently designated a DV Mentor Court by the Office on Vio...
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June
01,
2021
| 14:30 PM America/Chicago
The news for #YourMOLaw in May kicked off with a series of video tutorials designed to help Missouri citizens learn to use Webex. Beginning in April, the state court system authorized the use of Webex as the required platform to hold court proceeding...
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May
20,
2021
| 08:02 AM America/Chicago
Before Missouri lawyers could have imagined legal proceedings via Webex or Zoom (with or without accidental cat filters) or the other safety precautions required due to an international pandemic, The Missouri Bar had partnered with the American Bar A...
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