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Connecting lawyers. Inspiring change.
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4 Ways Lawyers Can Retain Clients Using Lessons Learned at Home.
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Last weekend at the ISBA Annual Meeting, the ISBA Assembly approved proposed Rule 781, requiring Illinois lawyers to name a designated representative with their yearly ARDC registration or certify that they made a designation in a succession plan. It will now be submitted to the Illinois Supreme Court for consideration. https://www.2civility.org/news-succession-planning-rule-781-illinois-court/
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By the year 2044, the United States will officially become a majority-minority nation. More than half of our population will belong to a minority group.
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PILI is the latest legal aid organization to join the Illinois Armed Forces Legal Aid Network (IL-AFLAN), providing civil legal information, advice, and select service offerings to veterans, service members, national guard, reservists, and their spouses. https://www.2civility.org/news-pili-il-aflan-pro-bono-veterans/
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Diversity and Education Director, Michelle Silverthorn, shares her personal story facing #implicitbias and challenges others to combat their own personal biases in and outside of the workplace. http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-perspec-black-white-families-implicit-bias-0611-story.html
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The Illinois Supreme Court became the 30th state to adopt the Uniform Bar Exam on Friday last week. Here's what you need to know. https://www.2civility.org/news-illinois-adopts-uniform-bar-exam/
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Humans are hardwired to resist change - even if the change is proven to benefit us in the long run. "Status Quo Bias" keeps us from innovating. https://www.2civility.org/cling-status-quo-technology-behind/
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Professionalism is what will differentiate lawyers from merely business people hawking their wares. Quite literally, embracing professionalism while adapting to the changing paradigm of identifying and delivering legal services is a necessary strategy for success. https://www.2civility.org/professionalism-as-survival-strategy/
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