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of Interest to Hearing Officers and Administrative Law Judges
Sadly, unless it gets a reprieve, Pace Law School’s Center for Continuing Legal Education will be closing its doors on December 31, 2014. If you would like to avail yourself of our $35 per CLE deal, you need to do so by December 1st.
Our CLE Committee is working on new programs which will roll out in the coming months. If anyone has any ideas for CLE programs and would like to help us please contact me at email@example.com.
On November 4, 2014, the New York Law Journal published an article on page 1 that reports that the Unified Court System will be working with the New York State Bar Association to develop a more expansive definition of pro bono to guide attorneys when they disclose pro bono hours and monetary contributions. Section 118.1 of the Rules of the Chief Administrative Judge contains the rules established in 2013 requiring reporting of pro bono disclosures (NYLJ, May 1, 2013).
The piece can be found here and is available to subscribers or with free registration.