Louisiana State Bar Association News

House Resolution Deadline is Dec. 18 for 2020 Midyear Meeting
Resolutions by House members and committee and section chairs should be mailed to LSBA Secretary Patrick A. Talley, Jr., c/o Louisiana Bar Center, 601 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130-3404.

Nominating Committee to Meet Aug. 23 to Nominate President-Elect, Treasurer
The LSBA's Nominating Committee will meet on Friday, Aug. 23, to nominate a president-elect for the 2020-21 term and a treasurer for the 2020-22 term. The president-elect will automatically assume the presidency in 2021-22.

Nominations Open for YLD Awards; Response Deadline is Sept. 15
Review the five award categories and nomination procedures online.

Attorney Volunteers Sought for Lawyers in Libraries Events
The LSBA is partnering with Louisiana libraries for “Lawyers in Libraries” events the week of Oct. 21-26.

LBLS Accepting Certification Applications in Bankruptcy Law
The Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization is accepting applications for certification in business bankruptcy law and consumer bankruptcy law through Sept. 30.


Specialty Bars Conference Set for Saturday, Aug. 24
The conference will be conducted at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, 921 Canal St., New Orleans. Review the conference program and register:

Early-Bird Ad Deadline is Sept. 6 for 2020 Expert Witness, Consultant & Legal Services Directory
The directory will be mailed with the December 2019/January 2020 Louisiana Bar Journal and accessible online for a year.

Louisiana State Bar Association
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New Orleans, LA 70130
(800) 421-LSBA(5722) / (504) 566-1600