California Bar Journal
OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA - APRIL 2001
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California Bar Journal

The State Bar of California


REGULARS

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Front Page - April 2001
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News / News Briefs
Bar foundation gives $50,000 grant to fund Conference of Delegates
Bar hit with $2.35 million fee demand in lawyer dues case
Bush administration ends ABA review of judicial candidates
Special publication in May Bar Journal
Davis appoints two public members to board of governors
George lauds five years of reform
2001 Annual Meeting will be held in Anaheim
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Trials Digest
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Legal Tech - FindLaw: Lawyers' home on the web
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Opinion
From the President - Butter a slice, not a full loaf
Is it wrong to copy a song?
Letters to the Editor
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Update on ethics
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MCLE Self-Study
Kids and the Law
Self-Assessment Test
MCLE Calendar of Events
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You Need to Know
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Public Comment
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Discipline
Ethics Byte - 2 new rulings send litigators back to basics
Forgery, grand theft, fraud convictions lead to resignation
Attorney Discipline

PUBLIC COMMENT

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Interim board election rules

Interim emergency amendments to the procedures governing election to the State Bar Board of Governors, including making mailing lists available to the candidates at the time the election schedule is announced and changing other language in the rules.

SOURCE: Board of Governors
DEADLINE: April 26
CONTACT: Dina Goldman, Office of General Counsel, 180 Howard St., San Francisco, CA, 94105-1639, 415/538-2330

Board of governors election

Four proposed amendments to Article II, State Bar Rules and Regulations Regarding Nomination and Election of Governors, would include specified dates for key events, revise the section on biographical statements, provide a list of active members in candidate's district and allow the secretary to appoint a canvassing board.

SOURCE: Committee on Member Relations and Communications
DEADLINE: June 13
CONTACT: Dina Goldman, Office of General Counsel, 180 Howard St., San Francisco, CA, 94105-1639, 415/538-2330