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2021
May
14,
2021
| 09:10 AM America/Chicago
Krista Lepper considers herself The Missouri Bar committees’ “Google” – if they have any questions, they go to her.As the bar’s committees/sections liaison, Lepper works with 45 open enrollment committees and sections to plan spring and fall committe...
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May
14,
2021
| 08:27 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors has voted to reappoint Dana Tippin Cutler to serve a second term on the American Bar Association (ABA) House of Delegates. Her first term will expire at the conclusion of the 2021 ABA Annual Meeting in August, with...
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May
11,
2021
| 16:25 PM America/Chicago
Each year, The Missouri Bar’s Bankruptcy Creditor - Debtor Rights Committee honors the memory of Michael R. Roser by presenting an award named for him. The Michael R. Roser Excellence in Bankruptcy Award will be given to an individual who manifests t...
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May
11,
2021
| 16:00 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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May
11,
2021
| 15:28 PM America/Chicago
As per a prior media advisory, the Appellate Judicial Commission is scheduled to conduct public interviews for the Stith vacancy on the Supreme Court of Missouri next week, specifically:* From 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 19;* From 9 a.m. to 12...
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May
11,
2021
| 14:39 PM America/Chicago
by Anne Chambers, LCSW, Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance ProgramBipolar disorder is a mood condition defined by mood fluctuations. Those living with it may experience distinct peaks and valleys, known as manic or depressive episodes. Between episodes, th...
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May
10,
2021
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
Deceased members of the bar for whom we were notified between April 1, 2021 and April 30, 2021. ...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:49 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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May
07,
2021
| 10:59 AM America/Chicago
Nomination deadline extended to May 31. ...
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May
06,
2021
| 08:09 AM America/Chicago
In October of 2020, the U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women designated the St. Louis County Domestic Violence Court a “Mentor Court.” As a result, that court is hosting a virtual open house  June 2-7, 2021, for court staff, ju...
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May
05,
2021
| 13:30 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Board of Governors will hold its next meeting virtually at 9 a.m., Friday, May 7, 2021. One of the key items on the agenda is approval of the Strategic Planning Committee’s recommendations based on their routine review of existing an...
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May
04,
2021
| 14:13 PM America/Chicago
As of April 1, 2021, court proceedings have been held via Webex, a video conference application by Cisco Systems. To help you better participate in court proceedings, The Missouri Bar created a Webex tutorial video playlist on Youtube containing info...
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May
03,
2021
| 16:03 PM America/Chicago
Today marks the start of Well-Being Week in Law, a national observation aimed at raising awareness of mental health and encouraging action and innovation across the profession to improve well-being.  Missouri lawyers are not alone when it comes to ex...
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May
03,
2021
| 12:35 PM America/Chicago
By Matt Lurie, Ruby ¿Hablas Español? You might not, but your clients and prospects do. With over 41 million native speakers and 12 million bilingual speakers, the United States is the second-largest Spanish-speaking country in the world — and we’re o...
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April
30,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Law Day, May 1, is a national day set aside annually to celebrate the rule of law. Law Day underscores how law and the legal process contribute to the freedoms that all Americans share. Law Day also provides an opportunity to recognize the role of co...
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April
29,
2021
| 15:48 PM America/Chicago
by Roger D. Whittler, LPC, Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program ClinicianToxic workplaces are often described as excruciating. A person feels hopeless when one’s livelihood is wedged against the suffering anticipated with going to work. The hopeless ...
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April
29,
2021
| 14:05 PM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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April
29,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Nicole Roberts believes everyone has an interesting story to tell – whether they realize it or not.  As an assistant editor and communications coordinator for The Missouri Bar, she shares about legal topics, and the people involved in them, on MoBar....
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April
28,
2021
| 16:14 PM America/Chicago
It’s no secret that lawyers, judges, and law students carry high amounts of stress and anxiety. Studies have shown they are also more at risk for depression and substance use concerns. Even if a lawyer is not directly struggling with wellness or ment...
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April
27,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/Chicago
Finals, particularly in law school, can be stressful. Between studying and exams, it’s important that law students take time to focus on their mental health. Each month, The Missouri Lawyers’ Assistance Program hosts special office hours for law stud...
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April
26,
2021
| 11:32 AM America/Chicago
For years, Lucia Callicotte thought she wanted to enter the medical field. But after witnessing her that parents’ divorce trial while in college, she knew she was destined to be a lawyer. “Seeing how people in the profession could help you by represe...
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April
23,
2021
| 15:52 PM America/Chicago
This April 25 to May 1, judges, lawyers, and court clerks from across the state are taking time to thank the thousands of Missourians who, each year, report for jury duty. The special recognition takes place during the annual Missouri’s Juror Appreci...
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April
23,
2021
| 10:38 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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April
21,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By: Jeffrey Schoenberger Whether you’re straight out of law school or ready to strike out on your own after practicing at a firm, you face several “unknown unknowns,” as former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld would say. People For recent gr...
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April
19,
2021
| 13:53 PM America/Chicago
With recent and ongoing news coverage of increased gun violence and the frequent occurrence of officer-involved shootings across the country, it is important, though not necessarily obvious, to consider individual wellness. These incidents, and the c...
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April
16,
2021
| 13:33 PM America/Chicago
Those who attend the 19th Annual Bernard Edelman DWI Law & Science Seminar will receive several free ebooks, as well as learn from well-known speakers who will teach Missouri lawyers how to even better serve their clients in this practice area. Hoste...
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April
16,
2021
| 11:01 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers." ...
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April
15,
2021
| 15:36 PM America/Chicago
Make the most of Enrollment Ceremonies and keep stress levels low by planning ahead. Here are a few pointers. ...
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April
14,
2021
| 10:39 AM America/Chicago
Death is uncomfortable, and many of us do not want to think about it. But planning end-of-life decisions ahead of time can save yourself and your loved ones a lot of stress. Missourians can easily set up their own durable power of attorney for health...
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April
13,
2021
| 13:47 PM America/Chicago
Created by Steve Hughes in 2008, Be Kind to Lawyers Day was envisioned as a day to appreciate lawyers for the hard work they do, combating the lack of respect they often endure as professionals. The day is observed on the second Tuesday of April each...
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