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Abrams: A Loss for Civility

By Jeffrey A. Abrams, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP Last month, Zeff Weiss, a friend of mine, a friend to his partners, a friend to the Real Estate and Land Use Section, a friend to many, and a father … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, December 18

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Judge David Cook of the Marion County Superior Court 7 Criminal Division has been named Director of the Alcohol and Tobacco Commission. … Continue reading

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IndyBar Members Show the Spirit of Giving Year-Round

Be it spring, summer, fall or winter, IndyBar members have been hands-on from the start this year. Several IndyBar sections and divisions as well as Indianapolis Bar Foundation Fellows organized community service events that served in a variety of ways … Continue reading

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Bar Talk December: 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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miniBar Talk: This Week’s Top Post

McDonalds Isn’t Sweet on McSweet By Gabriel Applegate, SmithAmundsen LLC After selling pickles under the MCSWEET mark for nearly 20 years, Washington-based McSweet LLC applied for a federal trademark registration, only to be blocked by McDonald’s ubiquitous “MC” family of marks. … Continue reading

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Getting Along is Not Wrong: Professionalism Shines Through Pro Bono Work

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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Save the Date for the 2015 Installation Luncheon

The New Year is just weeks away…Make sure to mark your brand-new 2015 calendar now for the upcoming Indianapolis Bar Association and Foundation Installation Luncheon, which will take place on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at … Continue reading

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miniBar Talk: This Week’s Top Post!

Does “Loss-Leader” Online Work Lead to Long-Term Clients? By Jane E.Q. Glynn, Wanzer Edwards PC Does it make business sense to take on “loss-leader” online work in hopes of developing long-term valuable clients, or are you just diving down the rabbit … Continue reading

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Duncan: Thinking about Year-End Giving? Make a True Impact with the Indianapolis Bar Foundation

By Dave Duncan, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP The final months of 2014 are now upon us and with the year-end quickly closing in, many of you are considering your giving options. I’ll happily take this opportunity to share my … Continue reading

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IndyBar Member Headlines: Thursday, December 4

Share your news with the IndyBar by contacting Mary Kay Price, Director of Marketing & Communications, at mprice@indybar.org. Alexis Sumner of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP has joined the National Editorial Board for The Estate Planner. Sarah Starkey of Cohen … Continue reading

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