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  1. Register for NCBA’s Annual Meeting

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    Visit the NCBA website today and register for your special Annual Meeting local member rate. This year's meeting will be held at The Omni Grove Park Inn. 24-hour registration ($199) Full weekend local area registration ($249) Paralegals and Law Students ($79) This year's meeting has a lot to offer: Networking...
  2. Nominating Committee Meets Friday, 4-28

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    The Nominating Committee of the 28th Judicial District Bar will meet Friday, April 28th from 12:30-1:30to consider nominations for President-Elect, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and three members of the Executive Committee for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. The meeting takes place at Pisgah Legal Services conference room, and is open to all members....
  3. Tips For Taking Control of Your Practice

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    At the April Bar Luncheon presentation by Joyce Brafford, Practice Managment Advisor for the North Carolina Bar Association, the following website and apps were presented: Grammerly on Chrome (corrects grammar) Sharefile from Citrix TrendMicro (virus protection) Criptext (un-send emails) Boxcryptor (free firewall) OneNote (giant notebook) Chrometa (passive timekeeping) Ravel Law (legal...
  4. Deadline Extended

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    The deadline for nominating your colleagues for local awards has been extended, and we encourage you to email our Bar Administrator with your nomination today. Click here for more information.
  5. Pending Legislation

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    Two bills recently introduced in the North Carolina Senate are attracting attention in the local legal community: Senate Bill 617: Eliminate Emergency Recall Judges http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/BillLookUp/BillLookUp.pl?Session=2017&BillID=s617&submitButton=Go Senate Bill 550: Modernization of Drug Court Program http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/BillLookUp/BillLookUp.pl?Session=2017&BillID=s550&submitButton=Go
  6. Legal Decision Making Training

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    The Buncombe County Justice Advisory Group invites you to a special day-long training on decision-making and implicit bias featuring leading national and state trainers on this topic. Implicit biases are “attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, decision-making, and behavior, without our even realizing it.” This is an emerging field...
  7. Seeking Nominations for 2017 Bar Awards

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    The Executive Committee invites your nomination of members of the 28th Judicial District Bar to receive the 2017 Centennial, Professionalism, and Lifetime Achievement Awards. These awards are presented at our annual meeting, which this year is June 14, 2017. The deadline for submitting nominations for the Centennial Award has been...
  8. New Family Court Local Rules For Juveniles

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    There are updated Family Court Local Rules for Delinquent and Undisciplined Juveniles. The new rules became effective on February 13, 2017. The Judges on the Family Court rotation for the 28th Judicial District would like to thank all who participated in comments and revisions to these local rules.  Please follow...