Monthly Archives: November 2009

4th Annual Georgia YLD Signature Fundraiser to Support Public Interest Internships


The State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division is moving into high gear to support public interest work: The 2010 YLD Signature Fundraiser, Black tie & Blackjack, will be held at the Atlanta offices of King & Spalding on Saturday, … Continue reading

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On the subject of rights, Onstage Atlanta has something for you


For some great entertainment and a dose of justice learning, check out Onstage Atlanta Theatre Company‘s  The Harvey Milk Show.  The Harvey Milk Show is now playing at Onstage Atlanta Suburban Plaza in Decatur through November 21st. Get your tickets … Continue reading

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What’s love got to do with it?


It isn’t easy being a lawyer.  And there isn’t just one answer to the question of how to improve the image of lawyers.  One answer will do for today:  Lawyers must continue to make a real difference in the life … Continue reading

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New Tools Available for Educating Georgians on Legal Issues


New community legal education materials are now available for the Georgia community and volunteer advocates.  The flashmedia presentations are available on-line and are designed to connect persons with appropriate resources for legal problems. The legal education materials consist of automated … Continue reading

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The challenge of pro bono in rural areas


Filling the gap in areas where there are few or no lawyers… The State Bar of Georgia Pro Bono Project is a joint project of the Bar and Georgia Legal Services Program.  While the Pro Bono Project provides support and … Continue reading

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