March 5

Breath-based noontime yoga every first Friday through June 4. Presented by the Quality of Life/Balance Committee. Get more information.

March 5
via webcast

Featuring keynote speaker Jill Wine-Banks, author of “The Watergate Girl”, MSNBC analyst and co-host of the “Intergenerational Politics” podcast Get more information and register online.

March 8
via Zoom

With keynote presentation by Joi Gordon, CEO, Dress for Success. Get more information.

March 17
via Zoom

Hear from the candidates: Commonwealth Court President Judge P. Kevin Brobson, Superior Court Judge Maria McLaughlin and Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas Judge Paula A. Patrick. Hosted by Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts and cosponsored by the PBA. Register online.

March 17
Virtual panel discussion and Q&A

Sponsored by the Family Law Section. No cost to attend but you must register. Get more information.

2021 Statewide Mock Trial Championships
March 26-30
via Zoom

Sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division. Click here to volunteer as a judge.

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Legal lessons learned during pandemic captured in multi-organization report

The PBA Joint Task Force on Continuity of Delivery of Legal Services has issued a report that identifies practices to assure legal services continue so that citizens have access to justice for the duration of the pandemic and future emergencies. Read the news release. Read the report.

PBA President issues statement on Chief Justice Saylor’s retirement transition plan

Pennsylvania Chief Justice Thomas G. Saylor has announced that he will transfer leadership of the court to Justice Max Baer on April 1. Read PBA President David Schwager’s statement.

Net proceeds to benefit Feeding Pennsylvania, a nonprofit organization that serves food pantries across the Commonwealth. Get more information.

And the award goes to …

Denise M. Burdge, executive director, Monroe County Bar Association, receiving the annual Arthur J. Birdsall Award; York County lawyer William Hoffmeyer presented with Chief Justice John P. Flaherty Award; and 20 county bar associations from across the state receiving County Bar Recognition Awards during the 55th Annual Seminar of the Conference of County Bar Leaders on Feb. 25. Read the news releases.

Included in the PBA COVID-19 Task Force’s Resources Guide is information about Pennsylvania’s vaccine prioritization. Also find a link to the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania’s expansive list of orders, “COVID Cues: Tips for Enhancing Civility During Times of Crisis” and “Reopening Your Practice: Considerations from the Pennsylvania Bar Association” (member login required).

PBA ethics opinion provides guidance on lawyers’ use of COVID-19 waivers with clients.

Read the opinion.

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New Video

As the PBA enhances its collection of historical resources, past PBA Presidents Sara A. Austin and Sharon R. López look back at their time of leadership for The Legacy Project.

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