The investiture ceremonies of United States Magistrate Judge Mark A. Roberts and United States District Judge C.J. Williams will be held Friday, January 18, 2019 at 1:30pm at the United States Courthouse. RSVP by December 31, 2018 to investitureRsvp@iand.uscourts.gov.
The November Meeting of the Linn County Bar Association will be held on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on Third Avenue SE across from Greene Square Park. Parking is available behind the building on the Second Avenue side. This month’s speakers will be Iowa Supreme Court Justice Susan Christensen, who will be speaking on the pro se family law forms committee/lawyer volunteerism/access to justice. Continue reading “November Meeting, Justice Susan Christensen”
The next meeting of the Linn County Bar Association will be held on Thursday, October 18, from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on Third Avenue SE across from Greene Square Park. The meeting room is located on the third floor. Parking is available behind the building on the Second Avenue side. Continue reading “The Scriptum, October 2018”
The October Meeting of the Linn County Bar Association will be held on Thursday, October 18, from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art on Third Avenue SE across from Greene Square Park. Parking is available behind the building on the Second Avenue side. This month’s speakers will include Darrel Morf and Paul Morf, co-Chairs of this year’s United Way of East Central Iowa campaign, with a UWECI staff person also attending. A short campaign video will be screened. Jim Kringlen of Iowa Legal Aid and Jenny Schulz of Kids First Law Center (both of whose organizations receive funding from the United Way) will each speak briefly about one of their new projects.
Kristeena’s is catering lunch and will be serving: fish tacos, chicken fajitas, Spanish mac and cheese, fruit and veggies, jalapeno cornbread, and turtle brownies for dessert. Lemonade and water will be provided for beverages.
** Lunch is ordered as a courtesy for those who want to have lunch during the meeting. Members are not required to order lunch. There is no charge to attend the meeting if you do not order lunch.**
If you plan to attend, please answer the questions below. RSVPs are due 2 p.m. October 17. (No need to answer the questions if you are not attending the meeting.)
The following message is from the United States Courts.
The court is pleased to announce that C.J. Williams is now hard at work this week as a new district judge in the Cedar Rapids courthouse. Mark A. Roberts will start his duties in Cedar Rapids as a new magistrate judge on Monday, September 17, 2018. The case administration program (CM/ECF) is being updated this week for case assignments and workload reassignments. Please contact the Clerk’s Office with any questions, concerns, or issues.
This year, your LCBA dues will be invoiced via e-mail. You may pay online using a credit card. The invoice e-mails will begin going out soon. We are using the familiar payment vendor Square. Our invoices will say “Linn County Bar Association” and include our logo. The e-mail will be sent from email@example.com to the e-mail address we have on file for you. Once the invoice is paid, you will receive a receipt via e-mail.
Please note you will not be able to manually change the payment amount from the invoice link. If the invoice amount is wrong, please contact Leigh Van Dee at firstname.lastname@example.org
We anticipate a few bumps along the way as we adopt this new invoicing and payment system. We appreciate your patience.