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Section Newsletter Articles on Chair's column

Chair’s column By Thomas A. Bruno Bench and Bar, December 2010 An introduction from Section Chair Thomas Bruno.
Message from the Chair By William Mock International and Immigration Law, December 2010 Why the Section on International & Immigration is distinctive and important.
Chair’s column By Thomas A. Bruno Bench and Bar, November 2010 Chair Thomas Bruno shows there are strategic advantages to being civil in the courtroom.
Chair’s column By Sandra Crawford Women and the Law, November 2010 A look at the Committee's plans for the year ahead from Chair Sandra Crawford.
Comments from the Chair By Anna E. Morrison-Ricordati Animal Law, November 2010 An introduction to the issue from Section Chair Anna Morrison-Ricordati.
From the Chair By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, November 2010 The ISBA Administrative Law Section/Council plays a vital role in Illinois in promoting awareness of our work and in providing excellent CLE programs to enhance our professional development.
Chair’s column By Sandra Crawford Women and the Law, October 2010 An introduction from Committee Chair Sandra Crawford.
Chair’s column: Equal access to justice By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, October 2010 Advocating and working to ensure that everyone has equal access to legal representation for administrative hearings and court proceedings is vital work for the Administrative Law Section Council.
From the Chair By Jennifer A. Shaw Human Rights, October 2010 An introduction to the issue from Section Chair Jennifer Shaw.
Greetings from the Chair By Adam Nelson Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, October 2010 Sign up for the ISBA's Solo & Small Firm Conference later this month and attend one or more of the many technology-focused presentations-- they're sure to help you in your practice!
Note from the Chair By William Seitz State and Local Taxation, October 2010 An invitation to attend Section Council meetings, from Chair William Seitz.
Notes from the Chair By Lee Beneze Elder Law, October 2010 A tribute to Joseph R. Bartylak, Executive Director of the Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation from 1976 to 2003, who passed away at the end of August.
YLD Chair’s corner By Robert Fink Young Lawyers Division, October 2010 A look at upcoming events for members of the YLD.
Chair’s column By Annemarie E. Kill Women and the Law, September 2010 An introduction to the issue from outgoing Chair Annemarie Kill.
Chair’s column By Rory Weiler Family Law, September 2010 A message from Chair Rory Weiler.
Chair’s comment By Kavita Puri Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law, September 2010 A message from Chair Kavita Puri.
From the Chair By Jennifer A. Shaw Human Rights, September 2010 A look at what to expect in this newsletter in the coming year, from Chair Jennifer Shaw.
Greetings from the Chair By Adam Nelson Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, September 2010 A look at what members of the Committee have to look forward to in the coming year, from Chair Adam Nelson.
Letter from the Chair By Christina Schneider Child Law, September 2010 A message from Section Chair Christina Schneider.
Welcome to the Federal Civil Practice Section By Travis J. Ketterman Federal Civil Practice, September 2010 The Section's Chair gives a glimpse into what lies ahead for members in the 2010-11 bar year.
Chair’s column By Rory Weiler Family Law, August 2010 A summary of what Family Law Section members can expect in the coming year, from new Chair Rory Weiler.
Chair’s column By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, August 2010 An introduction to the coming year from new Section Council Chair Ann Breen-Greco.
Chair’s column By Thomas A. Bruno Bench and Bar, August 2010 A brief discussion of Sen. Robert C. Byrd's career and its relevance to the Bench & Bar Section.
From the Chair By Robert Fink Young Lawyers Division, August 2010 An overview of the 2010-2011 YLD bar year, from Chair Robert Fink.
Message from the Chair By William Mock International and Immigration Law, August 2010 An outline of the agenda for the coming year from 2010-2011 Section Chair William Mock.
Notes from the Chair By Lee Beneze Elder Law, August 2010 What to expect in the coming year, from new Section Council Chair Lee Beneze.
Outgoing Chair’s column By Ross S. Levey Family Law, August 2010 A farewell note from 2009-2010 Chair Ross S. Levey.
Chair’s column: Rule 304(a) findings and “final orders” By Brian L. McPheters General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, July 2010 The cautious practitioner will look at a judgment he or she might want to appeal and consider the following: Does the order dispose of an entire claim in the case? If declaratory judgment is involved, does the order terminate the controversy or some part thereof? If so, request a Rule 304(a) finding.
Chair’s comment page By Marc Christopher Loro Administrative Law, July 2010 An introduction to the issue from Section Chair Marc Loro.
Incoming Chair’s column: Continuing the tradition! By Michael K. Goldberg General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, July 2010 A note from Michael Goldberg, will serve as Chair of the General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Section in the coming year.