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Appellate Practice Section CLE Seminar - Sharpening Your Appellate Litigation Skills – April 25
posted: April 15, 2014

The Appellate Practice Section of The Mississippi Bar will hold a "Sharpening Your Appellate Litigation Skills" CLE seminar in Jackson on Friday, April 25, from 8:30 a.m. to noon.  This 3.0 hour CLE credit seminar, including 1 hour for ethics, will cover the most current thinking from...   >> more >>

2014 Pro Bono Survey Results
posted: April 15, 2014

The 2014 Pro Bono Survey was administered electronically to all members of The Mississippi Bar in February. The questions for the survey were suggested by the Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project (MVLP) in consultation with The Mississippi Bar. The results of the survey can be found   >> more >>

Bar Launches App
posted: April 9, 2014

The Bar now has a MS Bar app to provide easy access to high access areas of the Bar's website such as Casemaker, Attorney Directory and Ethics Opinions. The app also includes access to the MS Lawyer magazine, Bar Briefs E-Newsletter, Bar calendar and Nationwide Legal News. The app is compa...   >> more >>

Shipping with Fedex is Rewarding
posted: April 4, 2014

It pays to belong. Open a new FedEx account and earn a $25 gift card for...   >> more >>

Wills for Heroes Event in Cleveland
posted: March 24, 2014

The Young Lawyers Division's Public Service Committee hosted a successful Wills for Heroes Event in Cleveland for the Cleveland Police Department, Bolivar County Sheriff's Department, Delta State University Police Department, and Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop D on Friday, March 21. Loca...   >> more >>

Sacred Heart Catholic School Team 1 Earns Statewide High School Mock Trial Championship Title
posted: March 6, 2014

Sacred Heart Catholic School Team 1 won the Championship Round of the Mississippi High School Mock Trial Competition at the Hinds County Courthouse on Saturday, March 1, coached by attorneys Don Hinton and Carey Varnado. Sacred Heart Catholic School will represent Mississippi in the Nation...   >> more >>

Wills for Heroes Event in Grenada
posted: March 6, 2014

The Young Lawyers Division's Public Service Committee hosted a successful Wills for Heroes Event in Grenada for the Grenada Police Department, Fire Department, and Sheriff's Department on Thursday, February 20. Local attorneys volunteered their time to execute free Wills, Powers of Attorne...   >> more >>

Relocation of MVLP’s Office
posted: October 2, 2013

The Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project (MVLP) moved to a new location.  On September 30, 2013, MVLP moved to 1635 Lelia Drive, Suite 101, Jackson, MS 39211.  MVLP's mailing address of Post Office Box 1503,  Jackson, MS 39215 will remain the same.  The ...   >> more >>

Protecting Client Confidences through the Removal of Metadata
posted: June 26, 2013

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