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Mona Salyer Lambird Spotlight Award Recipients to be Honored

October 4, 2019

The Spotlight Awards were created in 1996 to annually honor five women who have distinguished themselves in the legal profession and who have lighted the way for other women. The award was later renamed to honor 1996 OBA President Mona Salyer Lambird, the first woman to serve as OBA president and one of…

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OBA Diversity Award Winners Announced

September 30, 2019

The OBA Diversity Committee is set to host its Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher Diversity Awards Dinner Oct. 17 in Oklahoma City. The event will feature a keynote address from OCU School of Law Dean Jim Roth. Dean Roth is the 13th dean of the OCU School of Law. He is…

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Photos: New Lawyers Take Oath

September 25, 2019

See photos of the Oklahoma’s newest lawyers at the latest swearing-in ceremony.

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RESOLUTION NO. ONE: Proposed amendment to Rules of the Supreme Court of Oklahoma for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education

September 24, 2019

The following resolution will be submitted to the House of Delegates at the 115th Oklahoma Bar Association Annual Meeting at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. Whereas the Continuing Legal Education Task Force of the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA) was charged with…

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Results – July 2019 Oklahoma Bar Exam

September 9, 2019
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Licensed Legal Internship Committee Proposed Rule and Regulation Changes

September 7, 2019

By H. Terrell Monks, Chair View as PDF The Legal Internship Committee proposes the following rule changes for academic participants.  Academic licenses allow practice in an Oklahoma law school clinic under the supervision of a faculty member licensed to practice law in Oklahoma, possibly with a special temporary permit.  The…

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Continuing Legal Education Task Force Executive Summary

September 6, 2019

View the entire summary of the Continuing Legal Education Task Force with exhibits, including the full Resolution No. One. View PDF

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New Bar Journal – Annual Meeting issue

September 1, 2019

Get information about this year’s Annual Meeting, plus articles on sale leasebacks, end-of-life decisions, Oklahoma Citizens Participation Act,

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Approved Amendments to the Section and Committee Seminar Co-sponsorship Policy

August 29, 2019

On August 23rd, the OBA Board of Governors approved amendments to the section and committee seminar co-sponsorship policy.  The new policy sets forth guidelines for new services being offered by the OBA/CLE Department.  The services are intended to foster greater coordination with sections and committees on continuing legal education programs…

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Board of Governors Vacancies – Nominating Petition Deadline Is Sept. 6

August 16, 2019

The nomination period for the OBA Board of Governors is now open. Elections will be held for president-elect (one-year term, automatically becomes president following year) and vice president (one-year term) as well as representatives for districts two, eight, nine and a statewide at-large representative (three-year terms each). See all the…

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