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Section Newsletter Articles on Chair's column

Chair’s comment By Kavita Puri Antitrust and Unfair Competition Law, April 2011 A recap of the Section's most recent CLE program.
Greetings from the Chair By Adam Nelson Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, April 2011 A message from CoLT Chair Adam Nelson.
Chair’s column By Rory Weiler Family Law, March 2011 A call to action, from Family Law Section Chair Rory Weiler.
Chair’s column By Thomas A. Bruno Bench and Bar, March 2011 A message from Bench & Bar Chair Thomas Bruno.
Chair’s column By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, March 2011 A look at some of the Administrative Law Section's upcoming projects.
Chair’s column: Cameras in the courtroom By Michael K. Goldberg General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, March 2011 Today, virtually all lawyers and litigants have camera/video capability on their phones, and preventing the broadcasting of courtrooms will be very difficult.
Chair’s column By Rory Weiler Family Law, February 2011 While the new, soon-to-be-signed-into-law Illinois Religious Freedom and Civil Union Act greatly enhances the rights of certain individuals involved in partnerships outside of the traditional state approved marriage, it doesn’t completely level the playing field between married parties and those involved in a civil union.
Chair’s column By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, January 2011 An introduction to the issue from the Section's Chair, Judge Ann Breen-Greco.
Chair’s column By Rory Weiler Family Law, December 2010 Communication with our clients is the best way of assuaging our client’s concerns and easing their fears, and symbiotically, just good marketing of your practice.
Chair’s column By Hon. Ann Breen-Greco Administrative Law, December 2010 While an attorney and Administrative Law Judge may have different perspectives, they both want to ensure that all steps have been taken in preparation for hearing and in the hearing itself to ensure that the record reflects their best professional efforts.
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.