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April 03, 2017

Virginia State Bar E-News, April 2017

The Supreme Court of Virginia has amended the following rules:

 Effective April 1, 2017:

Effective May 1, 2017:

Effective July 1, 2017:

The Standing Committee on Legal Ethics is seeking comment on two proposed Legal Ethics Opinions:

Electronic voting for seats on the Council will begin April 10. Candidates are on the ballot in circuits:  1, 7, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19.  

In addition, Circuit 10 will hold a meeting to elect a representative to Council on April 14, 2017, at 3:00 p.m., at the Charlotte Circuit Court, located at 145 David Bruce Highway, Charlotte Courthouse, VA 23923.

Online registration is open for the 79th Annual Meeting, June 15-18, 2017, in Virginia Beach.

Registration is open for the VSB TECHSHOW  at the Greater Richmond Convention Center on April 24.

The 47th Annual Criminal Law Seminar, sponsored by the VSB Criminal Law Section and Virginia CLE, has video replays scheduled for April 26 in several locations.

Registration is also open for the Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar webcasts in Weyers Cave and Wytheville on May 3. 

The VSB is seeking nominations for the following awards:

VSB awards:

Updated: Apr 04, 2017

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