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2024
February
29,
2024
| 12:49 PM America/Chicago
Supreme Court of Missouri Chief Justice Mary Russell emphasizes gratitude and cooperation in 2024 State of the Judiciary   Russell addressed a joint session of the Missouri General Assembly on Feb. 7 in Jefferson City for the annual State of the Judi...
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February
28,
2024
| 14:58 PM America/Chicago
The Young Lawyer’s Section Council of The Missouri Bar met Feb. 23-24, in St. Louis for networking, planning, and community service. The Missouri Bar Young Lawyers’ Section (YLS) works to facilitate the professional growth and public service of new a...
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February
27,
2024
| 11:08 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."
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February
26,
2024
| 11:00 AM America/Chicago
As part of the 2024 attorney enrollment process through the Supreme Court of Missouri, nine in 10 of the 31,031 actively licensed lawyers in Missouri voluntarily reported their gender, and 76% voluntarily reported their race and/or ethnicity. Reporti...
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February
23,
2024
| 08:51 AM America/Chicago
On Feb. 19, HB 1886, which contained Missouri Bar-endorsed legislation, was defeated on 3rd reading on the House floor. The defeat was attributable to some amendments that had been added to the original language.Rep. Viet, the bill sponsor, voted aga...
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February
20,
2024
| 11:00 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."
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February
19,
2024
| 10:27 AM America/Chicago
For employment law practitioners and human resource professionals, a significant U.S. Supreme Court decision recently changed the game regarding religious workplace accommodations. Learn more about Groff v. DeJoy in this article by Kirk Davis. “Befor...
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February
19,
2024
| 07:50 AM America/Chicago
Real people. Real stories. People love to tell jokes about lawyers, but the truth is, we need lawyers to help us find solutions to our legal problems and navigate the complicated legal system. Most lawyers will tell you they joined the profession to ...
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February
16,
2024
| 08:12 AM America/Chicago
The House perfected HB 1886, which contains several Missouri Bar-initiated legislative proposals, while both chambers held public hearings on bar-endorsed bills. To continue staying up to date on legislation that has been introduced, organized by sub...
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February
15,
2024
| 21:51 PM America/Chicago
The Missouri Bar Center will be closed Feb. 16, 2024, due to winter weather concerns. Most services will still be available as staff work remotely. 
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February
15,
2024
| 15:02 PM America/Chicago
Missouri Bar officers and its Government Relations Committee met with state representatives and senators before last week’s 2024 State of Judiciary at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City.The bar’s leaders met with legislators from both chamb...
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February
15,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Whitney Scurlock, chief deputy counsel, Missouri Public Service Commission, Jefferson City“I always think it’s funny when someone asks why I became a lawyer because I never even thought about going to law school as a kid. I loved to read and write my...
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February
15,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
As we transitioned into the new year, the Internal Revenue Service made important announcements regarding penalty relief for taxpayers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and employers involved in Employer Retention Credit. The following summary notes ...
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February
14,
2024
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
The world is constantly changing, and the legal field is evolving with it.  In the latest episode of the “Is It Legal To…?” podcast, hosts Farrah Fite and Bob Priddy are joined by Ayyoub Ajmi from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law ...
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February
14,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
 W. Dudley McCarter, a former president of The Missouri Bar, is a partner in the St. Louis law firm of Behr, McCarter, Neely & Gabris.
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February
14,
2024
| 01:00 AM America/Chicago
As legal professionals, we understand the importance of managing our matters. Several rules of professional conduct emphasize that point.
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February
13,
2024
| 10:50 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."
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February
13,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Utilize the bar’s forms bank to streamline your practice Whether you’re new to the profession, a solo practitioner, or a lawyer with decades of large firm experience, having the appropriate tools at your disposal makes all the difference in succeedin...
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February
12,
2024
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
by Raven Ballard, PLPC, MOLAP clinician and well-being coordinatorPresident Theodore Rosevelt was known to say it: Comparison is the thief of joy. Though many of us have heard this quote before, it doesn’t necessarily make comparison any less difficu...
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February
12,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Greetings, colleagues. I write this in the first days of the new year, full of high aspirations and fresh resolve.
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February
12,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
As a young kid on Saturday mornings, I rarely missed watching the superheroes of the “Super Friends” cartoon solve problems and vanquish villains from their Hall of Justice headquarters. They stood up for others and nurtured hope, spurring on viewers...
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February
09,
2024
| 09:10 AM America/Chicago
Supreme Court of Missouri Chief Justice Mary R. Russell presented the State of the Judiciary Address to a joint session on Feb. 7. She stressed the importance of the treatment courts, and the juvenile justice system. Watch the full speech here.On Feb...
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February
09,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
 Monique Abby is a newly elected member of the Board of Governors of The Missouri Bar representing the eastern district. Abby, an assistant circuit attorney for the City of St. Louis’ Circuit Attorney’s Office, earned her J.D. from Saint Louis Univer...
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February
08,
2024
| 08:30 AM America/Chicago
Chief Justice Mary R. Russell speaks to lawmakers Feb. 7 during the 2024 State of the Judiciary at the State Capitol. Photos by Tim Bommel of House Communications.
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February
08,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
   In 2017, then-Missouri Bar President Morry Cole filmed a public service announcement centered on the importance of having fair and impartial judges, just as sports fans desire fair and impartial umpires or referees. Learn about the bar’s latest PS...
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February
08,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
The goals of the Missouri attorney discipline system are to protect the public and to maintain the integrity of the legal profession.
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February
07,
2024
| 09:47 AM America/Chicago
Taking the Missouri Bar Exam is a pivotal moment in the life of a law student, but it can be stressful. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, you are not alone. The past few years, we’ve asked lawyers what advice they would give to test takers.Here are some...
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February
07,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
   Lawyers Anne Schneider and Debra Snoke-Adams first met while working as Missouri assistant attorneys general in the consumer protection division. In October, the two, along with their spouses, traveled to Norway to explore its fjords and countrysi...
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February
07,
2024
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
We all know lawyers with great qualities: compassion for those they work with, willingness to listen, and the ability to write and speak clearly and creatively. 
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February
06,
2024
| 11:00 AM America/Chicago
See who is making news and moving where in the weekly Missouri Bar update "MoveMakers & NewsMakers."
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