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Section Newsletter Articles on Chair's column

Chair’s Column By Hon. Michael B. Hyman Bench and Bar, November 2007 A message from Section Chair Michael Hyman.
Chair’s Column: Solo and Small Firm Conference—Like no other conference in Illinois By Donald A. LoBue General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, November 2007 The Annual Meeting in June marks the beginning of a new year with the Illinois State Bar Association.
From the Chair By Steven Helle Human Rights, November 2007 Most people might assume that high school students have fewer rights than adults.
From the Chair By David B. Yavitz Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2007 The Committee on Legal Technology just concluded their participation in the ISBA’s Third Annual Solo and Small Firms Conference held at Pheasant Run in St. Charles, Illinois. This year’s conference was bigger and better than ever.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, November 2007 This third issue of The Globe for 2007-2008 includes “Local immigration ordinances are likely unconstitutional” by Anthony E. Rothert which originally appeared in Human Rights, the newsletter of the ISBA Section on Human Rights.
Welcome to a new year By Sharon L. Eiseman Women and the Law, November 2007 It has been my privilege to serve as a member and supporting officer of the Women and the Law Standing Committee for several years; this bar year, the privilege of service has extended to my chairing of the Committee.
Chair’s Column By Stanley N. Wasser Alternative Dispute Resolution, October 2007 Welcome to the 2007-08 ISBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Council season. I want to begin by thanking ISBA President Joseph Bisceglia for appointing me as this year’s section council chair.
Letter from the Chair By Andrew Fox Racial and Ethnic Minorities and the Law, October 2007 The Standing Committee on Minority and Women Participation is comprised of lawyers from all over the state who selflessly serve the mission of increasing diversity and participation for minorities and women in the legal profession.
Message from the Chair By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, October 2007 It doesn’t take long for an attorney practicing in the area of family law to be confronted with difficult situations concerning a client’s visitation with his or her children.
Note from the Chair By John W. Foltz Elder Law, October 2007 Six years ago, I was appointed to be a member on the Elder Law Section Council for the Illinois State Bar Association.
From the Chair By David J. Fish Federal Civil Practice, September 2007 Dear Federal Civil Practice Committee members:
From the Chair By Steven Helle Human Rights, September 2007 A colleague related how she had been stopped recently on a Washington, D.C., street by an ACLU intern who was attempting to collect signatures on a petition.
From the Chair By David B. Yavitz Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, September 2007 Greeting from Beijing, China. I write this column from my hotel room in Beijing at 5:00 in the morning, which is 4:00 PM the previous day in Chicago; I am up at this time because I can’t sleep due to the 13 hour time zone change.
Message from the Chair By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, September 2007 A message from Chair Gregory Scott.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, September 2007 A message from Chair Lew Matuszewich.
Chair’s column By Bernard Z. Paul Administrative Law, August 2007 The Administrative Law Section Council held its organizational meeting on Thursday, June 21, 2007 in Fontana, Wisconsin.
Chair’s column By Gregory A. Scott Family Law, August 2007 A message from Chair Gregory Scott.
Chair’s Corner By Sarah Delano Pavlik Federal Taxation, August 2007 As the Chair of the Federal Taxation Section Council for 2007-2008, I want to welcome you to the Section.
Message from the Chair By Lewis F. Matuszewich International and Immigration Law, August 2007 The Illinois State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting always marks the changing of the structure of each Section Council.
Chair’s Column By Scott C. Colky Family Law, July 2007 Life’s short, so I will get to the point.
Chair’s column By Bernard Z. Paul Administrative Law, July 2007 A message from Chair Bernard Paul.
Chair’s Column: Going out, outgoing, & not going away By Matt Maloney General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, July 2007 The General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section Council had a phenomenal past year.
Letter from the Chair: Welcome to the 2007-08 State and Local Tax Section By Karen Dimond State and Local Taxation, July 2007 As the incoming 2007-08 section chair, I want to welcome you to membership in the State and Local Tax Section.
Chair’s column By Scott C. Colky Family Law, June 2007 The Illinois and Federal Eavesdropping and Wiretap statutes were originally passed to protect the privacy of persons in their own conversation and over the telephone.
Chairs’ Column By Claire A. Manning and Alice M. Noble-Allgire Women and the Law, June 2007 As chairs of the Standing Committees on Women and the Law and Minority and Women Participation, we are pleased to share with you the diversity outreach and educational efforts that our committees have undertaken during the past year.
Chair’s column: A debt of gratitude By James W. Chipman Administrative Law, June 2007 It was with a great sense of pride that I served these last 12 months as Chair of the Administrative Law Section Council.
From the Chair By Kathryn E. Eisenhart Human Rights, June 2007 This is my last “from the chair” column. This year has gone very quickly.
From the Chair By Nerino J. Petro Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, June 2007 Time and technology are constantly moving forward and with the passing of the past 12 months, I find myself coming to the end of my term as chairman of the Illinois State Bar’s Committee on Legal Technology (CoLT).
Chair’s column: Seminar on driver’s license issues set for June 9 By James W. Chipman Administrative Law, May 2007 Whether you are an experienced attorney, a new associate, or hanging out your own shingle, you are bound to come across a client or a friend with a driver’s license problem.
Message from the Chair By Shannon M. Shepherd International and Immigration Law, May 2007 A message from Section Chair Shannon Shepherd.