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The New York City Bar Association has issued a new guide entitled “Judicial Selection Methods in the State of New York: A Guide to Understanding and Getting Involved in the Selection Process.”< Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association strongly recommends that the Legislature adopt the Judiciary’s 2014-2015 Budget Request in its entirety. < Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association’s Committee on Professional Ethics has issued an opinion stating that, subject to certain conditions, it is permissible for a New York law firm to designate as “of counsel” a lawyer who is licensed to practice law in New York but resides and practices primarily in a foreign country. < Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association has issued a report opposing legislation that would prevent school districts, including the New York City Department of Education, from enacting or enforcing policies which prohibit the conduct of worship services in public schools, because the legislation is “overbroad, unnecessary and likely to lead to confusion, litigation and potential Establishment Clause violations.” < Continue reading

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The Texas Tech University School of Law won the final round of the 62nd Annual National Moot Court Competition, held last night at the New York City Bar Association.< Continue reading

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The New York City Bar Association has released a brochure entitled Rights of Workers Dealing with Serious Health Conditions, Illnesses or Disabilities in the State of New York, as a resource for employees.< Continue reading

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