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Posted on: May 31, 2019

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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Nod to Professionalism — James Zoccola
By Kevin Morrisey, Lewis Kappes PC
It is a common fallacy that the best litigators are aggressive “bulldogs” who beat opponents into submission with raised voices and hard-nose tactics. In fact, the best litigators utilize preparation, knowledge and dedication to resolve matters efficiently, whether through mediation or trial. Jim Zoccola is the epitome of the latter; an attorney worthy of recognition for his civility. 
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Nominate for the 2019 Antoinette Dakin Leach Award by July 26
Please take a moment to nominate a female attorney who has demonstrated some of the attributes of Antoinette Dakin Leach by encouraging other women in the pursuit of this honorable profession or blazing a path not taken by others.
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Top Podcasts for Lawyers
For busy lawyers, podcasts are a great way to stay on top of the latest legal news and updates. They’re increasing in popularity with lawyers because they offer a convenient way to stay up to date while on the go, whether you listen during your commute, on your lunch break, or while waiting for a case to be called in court.
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Tendering Notice to an Insurance Carrier – List of Addresses
By Nick Gahl, Gahl Legal Group
Needing to place an insurance carrier on notice of an environmental claim? Once clearing the dust from an old insurance policy buried in a client’s storage room, check out the registered agent information that insurers file with the Indiana Department of Insurance. 
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Another Simple Lesson From the Estate of Prince Rogers Nelson
Intro by Steven Latterell, Ice Miller LLP
Not many estates have the financial magnitude and headline-grabbing storylines of rock and roll legend Prince Rogers Nelson’s estate. Yet, in some pretty simple respects, Prince’s estate is not so different than many other estates that estate planners deal with annually.  
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