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Unified Bar Q&A
Currently there are multiple challenges across the country to the legitimacy or legality of unified bars. More information, including what these challenges could mean for the OSB, is available here.
Barriers to Justice: Legal Need Study Released
A study released this week by Oregon’s Access to Justice Coalition reveals that under current funding levels Oregon is meeting just 15% of the need for civil legal help for low-income Oregonians. Conducted by Portland State University, this was the first comprehensive look at the civil legal needs of Oregonians in 18 years. For more information or to see the study, click here: http://olf.osbar.org/lns.
Board of Governors Vacancies – File by May 14
Four seats are up for election to the OSB Board of Governors. Relevant forms and information available here.
Oregon State Bar Public Meetings
Click here for notice of upcoming public meetings pursuant to ORS 192.640. Please note that meetings are subject to change or cancellation, and may be amended during the course of the month. To confirm a meeting, call the OSB Center at (503) 620-0222.
For the latest information on current State and Federal court vacancies, including selection processes, please visit our Judicial Vacancies page. This page also includes information on recent judicial appointments.
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