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LATEST NEWS
Feb
19
Seeking Weisberger Judicial Excellence, Lohmann Community Service & Houlihan Mentor Award Nominations: Due March 16, 2015

The Bar is seeking nominations for the following three 2015 Bar Awards. If you know a deserving Rhode Island judge or attorney, please read the criteria below and ensure their nomination is sent in by the Monday, March 16th deadline. ... More
Feb
17
RHODE ISLAND BAR FOUNDATION SEEKS LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS – MARCH 23rd DEADLINE

The Rhode Island Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the non-profit Rhode Island Bar Association, is seeking applications for its Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship.... More
Feb
12
Are you looking for answers to practice-related questions? Try the Bar’s List Serve!

From the nuances of the Rhode Island Courts e-filing system to requests for local and out-of-state referrals, List Serve members provide their colleagues with timely answers.... More
Feb
12
Casemaker’s Suite of Premium Services Free to Bar Members

The Rhode Island Bar Association is proud to offer Casemaker's suite of premium services at no additional cost to our members.... More
Feb
11
Kent County Pro Se Plaintiffs Hearings 2:00 p.m. on Mondays in Courtroom 2D

By order of RI District Court Chief Judge Jeanne E. LaFazia, effective Monday, March 9, 2015, all citations and motions filed in District Court civil cases involving Pro Se Plaintiffs will be scheduled for hearing at 2:00 p.m. on Mondays in Courtroom 2D. ... More
Feb
10
Anthem/Blue Cross Phishing Scams

USI New England is warning Bar members who are Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield past or current clients of recent phishing scams.... More
Dec
15
A Friendly Reminder on Email Communications from the Bar

Please ensure you receive our Bar President’s messages, and other important Bar and legal practice news sent to you by email by adding ribar.com, and constantcontact.com to your safe senders list in your email preferences.... More