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Chief Justice Canady extends deadlines due to Hurricane Dorian

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Missed a state legal deadline due to Hurricane Dorian? Orders now are being issued by Florida Chief Justice Charles Canady...

Amendments seek to tighten the rules regarding judicial disqualification

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The Board of Governors is scheduled to weigh amendments to the Rules of Judicial Administration that would change the procedure...

Bar’s Citizens Advisory Committee welcomes five new members

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The Florida Bar added five new members to its Citizens Advisory Committee, a group of 12 citizens with varied interests...

House committee assignments set

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House Speaker Jose Oliva, R-Miami Lakes, has announced changes to the House committee structure and his leadership team months ahead...

Stetson Law professional development conference wins ABA award

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Stetson University College of Law’s “Professional Development Conference: Campus to Career” has won the 2019 ABA’s E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism...

Deadline to apply for certification exams is Oct. 31

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Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 second cycle of Florida Bar board certification exams. Second cycle exam areas...

YLD rounding up volunteers for hurricane assistance; Florida Bar website offers resources and tips for hurricane prep

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The Young Lawyers Division has sent an email to all of its members seeking volunteers to assist Floridians who may...

Electronic arrest forms on tap for the courts

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A test is underway that could lead to police booking and arrest reports being submitted into court records electronically. At...

Supreme Court hears parental leave arguments

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There was no lack of advice when the Florida Supreme Court held oral arguments August 27 on a proposed rule...

National Conference of Bar Examiners wants lawyers to take a practice analysis survey

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Attorneys across the country have the opportunity to participate in the National Conference of Bar Examiners Testing Task Force 2019 practice...