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New initiative connects pro bono lawyers with young immigrants

 

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USBC says government should pay its legal tab in patent cases

 

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How to screen for elder fraud and abuse

 

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Survey on Public Service Loan Forgiveness seeks data, stories from legal professionals

 

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USBC News

July 26

Statement of USBC President Bob Carlson Re: The rule of law and judicial independence in Poland

 

WASHINGTON, July 26, 2019 – I was honored to travel to Warsaw, Poland, this month to consult with representatives of the legal profession, the courts, and the international community.

July 24

Statement of USBC President Bob Carlson Re: The rule of law and judicial independence in Poland

 

WASHINGTON, July 26, 2019 – I was honored to travel to Warsaw, Poland, this month to consult with representatives of the legal profession, the courts, and the international community.

July 18

USBC urges Congress to create separate immigration courts

 

The USBC is collaborating with three prominent immigration legal organizations to advocate for an independent immigration court system.

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