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2022
August
11,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
The Solo & Small Firm Practice Committee of The Missouri Bar is now accepting program proposals for the 28th Annual MOSOLO Small Firm Conference.If you wish to present on a topic at next year’s conference, you may submit up to three program proposals...
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August
10,
2022
| 09:07 AM America/Chicago
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Free legal assistance is available to Missourians in the City of St. Louis and St. Charles and St. Louis counties who need help with flood-related issues, such as home repair contracts and insurance claims.Disaster hotlineSt. Louis a...
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August
08,
2022
| 11:23 AM America/Chicago
The 22nd annual Family Law Conference began Thursday, Aug. 4, with nationally recognized speakers providing case law updates, insights, and personal experience to family law lawyers in Missouri. For the first time in three years, family law professio...
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August
04,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Jonathan Beck and Carolyn Lay will serve as the newest members of the Judicial Performance Review Committee, after being appointed by The Missouri Bar Board of Governors during its July 15 meeting.The independent, 21-member Judicial Performance Revie...
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August
03,
2022
| 14:44 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section (YLS) participated in a hands-on clinic July 15 during which 21 members of the group logged in to Missouri.FreeLegalAnswers.org to help low-income Missouri citizens receive answers to non-criminal legal questio...
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August
03,
2022
| 14:37 PM America/Chicago
The Liberty Bell Award acknowledges a non-lawyer or non-legal organization engaged in public service activities that enhance the legal community or are dedicated to the advancement of justice. This year’s Liberty Bell Award recipient, The Timothy Fou...
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August
02,
2022
| 09:42 AM America/Chicago
The annual Bernard Edelman DWI Law & Science Seminar kicked off last Thursday, July 28, with nationally recognized lawyers, speakers, and authors sharing their knowledge of DWI law and science to help Missouri lawyers even better serve their clients....
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July
30,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
As we prepare to enter back-to-school season, let’s not forget how busy (and hot) July was! The Missouri Bar published several news-worthy stories this month, and we don’t want you to miss out on them. Here are summaries of the bar’s top articles in ...
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July
14,
2022
| 16:25 PM America/Chicago
Each year, The Missouri Bar Citizenship Education Department brings together teachers from across the state who specialize in American history, government, and civics for an intensive training program. This year’s institute was held June 27-29 with t...
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July
12,
2022
| 15:56 PM America/Chicago
In the early 1990s, Missouri’s state legislature made the decision to move forward in using computer technology to improve routine tasks courts do and make them consistent across all courts in the state. The result has been national recognition for l...
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June
30,
2022
| 15:51 PM America/Chicago
As the Independence Day holiday rapidly approaches, it’s time to look back on The Missouri Bar’s top articles from June. Here are a few stories this month that you will not want to miss.Freedom Suits Memorial unveiled in downtown St. LouisSeveral hun...
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June
29,
2022
| 11:47 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Monday, July 4, 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 historical me...
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June
29,
2022
| 09:29 AM America/Chicago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Supreme Court of Missouri today approved rule changes paving the way for access to public court records from personal electronic devices. “With the assistance of Missouri’s Court Automation Committee, a statutory entity comp...
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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
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
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
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
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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May
31,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
With Memorial Day weekend now in our rear-view mirror, May is quickly coming to a close. The Missouri Bar published several news-worthy stories this month, and we don’t want you to miss out on them. Here are summaries of the bar’s top articles in May...
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May
24,
2022
| 14:11 PM America/Chicago
How did Memorial Day start? After the American Civil War ended in 1865, many communities began coming together to commemorate the lives of the soldiers who fell during the conflict. Known early on as Decoration Day, the festivities centered around ga...
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May
24,
2022
| 14:04 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022, 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 meaning...
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May
23,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Check out this quick video tip about conditional formatting in Microsoft Excel from the Affinity Insight course live training session Excel - Readily Readable Data. ...
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May
19,
2022
| 15:01 PM America/Chicago
The 22nd Judicial Circuit Court and the Freedom Suits Memorial Steering Committee will host an unveiling ceremony of a new memorial on the east plaza of the Civil Courts Building in downtown St. Louis on June 20. The monument commemorates the Freedom...
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May
18,
2022
| 16:21 PM America/Chicago
The Supreme Court of Missouri’s newest judge, Judge Robin Ransom, celebrated her formal investiture this morning in a ceremony in the Division I courtroom of the Supreme Court Building in Jefferson City. Judge James M. Dowd – a judge of the Missouri ...
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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
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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