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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
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
26,
2022
| 12:16 PM America/Chicago
Four journalists joined the Missouri Press-Bar Commission in April to foster better communications between the media and the bench and bar.Jeff Haldiman and Jordan Yount were elected as at-large representatives, while Ashley Byrd was elected to the d...
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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
11,
2022
| 12:36 PM America/Chicago
If you were in the hospital and you couldn’t speak, who would speak for you? If you weren’t able to swallow or breathe, what would happen to you? We all hope to be able to communicate until the end, but it doesn’t always happen that way. No one likes...
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April
07,
2022
| 05:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors is seeking applications from members of the general public who reside in three judicial circuits and want to serve on the Missouri Judicial Performance Review Committee. The open positions are for residents in the ...
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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
31,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
March was the month to learn more about the court system through the State of the Judiciary and a new podcast episode, as well as find ways to get involved, like being appointed to Missouri Bar committees and participating in community service projec...
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March
29,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors appointed James Scollione to the Judicial Performance Review Committee during its March 4, 2022, meeting. The independent, 21-member Judicial Performance Review Committee evaluates the performances of appellate and...
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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
24,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors reappointed John Mehner and Debra Snoke-Adams to The Missouri Bar’s Fee Dispute Resolution Committee during its March 4, 2022, meeting. The Board of Governors established the seven-person Fee Dispute Resolution Com...
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March
11,
2022
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
Due to weather concerns, The Missouri Bar Center is closed Friday, March 11, 2022. Most services will still be available as staff work remotely. In addition, per courts.mo.gov, the following courts have provided notice of weather-related closings for...
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March
09,
2022
| 15:54 PM America/Chicago
Last updated March 9, 2022, at 4:55 p.m. Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts have provided notice of weather-related closings for Thursday, March 10, 2022:Jackson County circuit courtPlatte County Courthouse and Juvenile Services Building - Divis...
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March
08,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/Chicago
Chief Justice Paul C. Wilson speaks to lawmakers during the 2022 State of the Judiciary at the State Capitol. Photos by Tim Bommel....
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March
03,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Everyone will interact with the court system at some point in their lives – whether it’s for to serve as a juror, a speeding ticket, marriage, divorce, a crime, inheritance, personal injury, adoption, eviction, worker’s compensation, or some other li...
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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
24,
2022
| 20:57 PM America/Chicago
Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts have provided notice of weather-related closings for Friday, Feb. 25, 2022:Crawford County circuit courtDent County circuit courtIron County circuit courtReynolds County circuit courtSte. Genevieve County circu...
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February
23,
2022
| 15:21 PM America/Chicago
Due to weather concerns, Missouri Bar staff will work remotely Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. Most services will still be available to lawyers and the public.The 22nd Judicial Circuit Court has announced that it will dismiss early today, closing at 1:30 p....
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February
18,
2022
| 09:39 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Feb. 18, 2022, due to winter weather concerns. Most services will still be available as staff work remotely. Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts will also be closed: Cass County circuit courtGasconade County...
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February
08,
2022
| 08:42 AM America/Chicago
As a junior at Jefferson City High School, Danielle Atchison and her AP Government class competed in The Missouri Bar’s 2005 We the People competition – now known as Show-Me the Constitution....
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February
03,
2022
| 14:55 PM America/Chicago
*Updated 2/4/2022*Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts will be closed or have delayed openings Friday, Feb. 4, 2022:Barry County circuit courtBarton County circuit courtBollinger County circuit courtBoone County circuit court Callaway County – juv...
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February
02,
2022
| 20:48 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Feb. 2-3, 2022, due to winter weather concerns. Most services will still be available as staff work remotely. Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts will be closed: Closings or cancellations for Thursday, Feb. ...
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February
02,
2022
| 11:07 AM America/Chicago
NOTICE: Updated March 2, 2022, to reflect date change. Supreme Court of Missouri Chief Justice Paul Wilson will deliver the annual State of the Judiciary March 8, 2022.The speech will take place in the chamber of the Missouri House of Representatives...
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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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February
01,
2022
| 15:45 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Feb. 2-3, 2022, due to winter weather concerns. Most services will still be available as staff work remotely. Per courts.mo.gov, the following courts will be closed Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022:Audrain County circuit...
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