Table of Contents--September/October 2013

President, committee redefining future

MacCrate Report continues to have impact on profession

A bold new world for educating lawyers

NY’s Silkenat ABA’s new leader

Candidates for president-elect present their platforms and views to members

NYSBA provides exciting new member benefit: free access to legal e-library

NYSBA leaders, chief judge meet over pro bono reporting; new attorney registration forms reflect mandated changes

Summer fun, future lawyers?

Silkenat names 54 New Yorkers to ABA committees

Business Law Section Profile: Active committees bring education and valuable insight to section’s members

Business Law Section: SEC gets on the JOBS: New Rule 506(c)

Letter to the Editor: It’s the law: In-house counsel must register in New York

New pilot mentoring program has multiple benefits

New Women’s Community to debut at premier MCLE for women

NYSBA at the ABA

“Summertime and the learning is easy....”

TECHLEX: Check out the easy-to-use features on NYSBA’s new website

The Bar Around The Corner: Nigerian Lawyers Association

Pro Bono: NYSBA hosting law school forum on need for civil right to counsel

NYSBA celebrates National Pro Bono Week

Law Practice Management: Closing your law practice: A checklist for planning ahead

Governmental Relations: Sequestration and the impact on access to justice—a growing problem

Process for selecting NYSBA legislative priorities

The New York Bar Foundation: Your gift matters

Lawyer Assistance Program: Anatomy of a second chance

Seeking nominations for Annual Meeting awards

Attorneys urged to answer needs survey on seniors and the disabled