The object of the SPRINGFIELD BAR established October 17, 1903
To maintain the honor and dignity of the profession of law, to cultivate social Interaction among its members, and to Promote legal science, and to advance Justice.
2014 Law Day
As we approach the 50th anniversaries of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the 2014 Law Day theme, American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters, calls on every American to reflect on the importance of a citizen’s right to vote and the challenges we still face in ensuring that all Americans have the opportunity to participate in our democracy.
In his September Bar News Article, SMBA President Chip Sheppard refers to web resources available from the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, ABA Formal Opinion 463 regarding client due diligence, money laundering and terrorist financing, ABA Voluntary Guidance and FAQ’s concerning Voluntary Guidance.
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