Bar Talk February: Legal News You Need to Know - IndyBar Blog

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Posted on: Feb 23, 2018

The latest legal scoop to keep you in the loop: Here are the top five stories from the IndyBar this month.

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Marion Criminal Courts 20 and 21 to Launch Pilot Project for Combined Initial Hearings February 28
Criminal Courts 20 and 21 will be launching a pilot project for their combined initial hearings. During the project, inmate defendants will no longer be transported to the City-County Building for the initial hearings; instead, they will participate in video conferencing with the court while remaining at the Marion County Jail.
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Mobile Device Discovery Legal Considerations
By Helen Geib, QDiscovery
The intersection of practical and legal considerations in preserving and collecting mobile device data is an important part of every mobile discovery project. This post covers three mobile device discovery legal considerations that are significant recurring issues.
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Marion County Environmental Docket Transfer Official
As you may recall, last September the Environmental Law Section presented a seminar about the impending transfer of the Marion County environmental docket to its new home in Superior Court D12 to be presided over by Judge Patrick J. Dietrick and Commissioner Therese A. Hannah. This week that transfer became a reality.
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The Prevalence of Wasteful Medical Care
It's one of the intractable financial boondoggles of the U.S. health care system: Lots and lots of patients get lots and lots of tests and procedures that they don't need.
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Insurance Coverage Section Offers Free Tour of NCAA Hall of Champions with CLE
In the spirit of the upcoming ball games and in conjunction with our February 28 CLE, Procuring Insurance Coverage for Sports & Entertainment Venues and Events, we're giving you the chance to tour the NCAA Hall of Champions following the program at NO ADDITIONAL COST!
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