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Duncan: The Impact of One for the Indianapolis Bar Foundation

By Dave Duncan, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP I recently received an email from Julie Armstrong, the Indianapolis Bar Association and Foundation Executive Director, containing notes taken at the very first meeting of the Indianapolis Bar Foundation (IBF) over 40 … Continue reading

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Getting Along Is Not Wrong: Law and the Golden Rule

Civility. Courtesy. Respect. Professionalism. These are words that should be synonymous with “Advocate,” but in a world of high stakes, strong opinions, and a general societal decline in basic manners, how can attorneys fight the good fight while living up … Continue reading

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Abrams: Law School Orientation—Oh, To Be Young Again!

By Jeffrey A. Abrams, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP I had the honor of attending law school orientation on Saturday, August 16 at the Robert H. McKinney School of Law. I sat on the dais with the Honorable Jose … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, September 11

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Alyssa B. Rogers has joined North American Midway Entertainment as its first general counsel. Michelle L. Cooper has joined Lewis Kappes PC … Continue reading

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Bar Talk September: Legal News You Need to Know

The latest legal scoop to keep you in the loop: Here are the top five stories from the IndyBar this month. Please note: IndyBar news and updates are provided as a member benefit. You may be prompted to log-in to … Continue reading

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A Collective ‘Thank You’ at the IndyBar Paralegal Appreciation Luncheon

Paralegals play an invaluable role in the legal profession. This sentiment was proven by the outstanding turnout at the 2014 IndyBar Paralegal Appreciation Luncheon as more than 150 attorneys, judges, and of course, paralegals gathered to enjoy conversation, lunch and … Continue reading

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Evening Under the Stars Preparation is Underway

In just a few weeks, the Indianapolis Bar Foundation (IBF) will host its annual fundraiser, the Evening Under the Stars Dinner & Auction. The event features an elegant dinner, cocktails, live entertainment and silent and live auctions – all while … Continue reading

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miniBar Talk: This Week’s Top Post!

CVS Stops Selling Tobacco Products As of September 3, CVS Caremark is CVS Health, and their 7,700 stores across the nation no longer sell tobacco products. “The right move” - as CVS has called it – will cost them $2 billion in revenue. … Continue reading

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Don’t Be a Drain: Save Office Energy with These 6 Tips

For the third year, IndyBar’s Go Green committee is hosting the Green Legal Initiative to encourage law firms to commit to greener practices. We’ve been publishing tips and tricks over the last couple months to help accomplish this goal. The … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Family Law/Minor Guardianship Pro Bono Cases

Since early 2013, the IndyBar and local legal service providers have been teaming up to provide pro bono help in family law cases. More than 100 cases have been placed as a result of these efforts, and additional volunteers are … Continue reading

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