Make-A-Wish Foundation’s 2nd Annual Walk for Wishes on Saturday, June 6, 2009

Southwestern Law School’s Nickel Club is participating in Make-A-Wish Foundation’s 2nd Annual Walk for Wishes on Saturday, June 6, 2009.  We hope you will join our team of alumni, students, faculty, family and friends to support this wonderful cause to grant wishes and enrich the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions. This event is … Read more

United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia Proposed Amendments to Local Rules

United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia Proposed Amendments to Local Rules The Electronic Case Filing Policies and Procedures manual has been amended pursuant to Local Civil Rule 1 and Local Criminal Rule 1 to provide for electronic filing of transcripts of proceedings. Therefore, the present amendments to Local Civil Rule 80 and Local … Read more

Help for working poor clients

This information might be helpful for some people who needs attorney services. I found this article on California Bar website. The go-to legal source for thousands of poor people who have lost their homes or jobs — or both — in these convulsive economic times has been legal aid, and the lawyers who advocate for … Read more

HEARING (MAY 19) ON RULE AMENDMENTS PROPOSED BY SUPREME COURT RULES COMMITTEES

The Supreme Court has scheduled a hearing on Supreme Court Committee reports for Tuesday, May 19, 2009, in the Supreme Court courtroom, Hughes Justice Complex, Trenton. The hearing will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will cover the following 2007-2009 reports previously published and posted for comment: Committee on Complementary Dispute Resolution (CDR) Criminal Practice Committee … Read more