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Tag Archives: Bar Association

California proposes lowering lawyer exam score

SAN FRANCISCO — The State Bar of California on Monday proposed lowering the minimum score on the most recent licensing exam for attorneys amid an alarming decline in people passing the test considered one of the toughest in the U.S. ...

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NYS Committee on Judicial Ethics – Bar Association

NYS Committee on Judicial Ethics – Bar Association – Judicial Section – Law Firm’s Underwriting Certain Events   Joint Opinion 14-40 and 14-43   Background: The inquiring judge asks, on behalf of a bar association’s judicial section, whether judges may permit ...

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Giordano takes GRAWA helm

Increasing diversity, promoting the election and appointment of women judges, and building a team environment that still allows individual efforts to shine, are the goals Laurie Giordano spelled out this week as she took over as the new president of the Greater Rochester Association of Women Attorneys.

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Seven criminal justice leaders honored by NYSBA

The New York State Bar Association’s Criminal Justice Section presented its Awards for Outstanding Achievement during the association’s annual meeting last week to seven leaders who have made outstanding contributions in the criminal justice field.

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