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ADA challenge to examiners goes forward (access required)

A Virginia bar applicant who was treated for depression may use the Americans With Disabilities Act to challenge the Board of Bar Examiners’ questions about mental health on its bar application, an Alexandria federal judge has ruled. Judge James C. ...

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Rollback to IOLTA "opt-out" on table (access required)

The Virginia State Bar Council will consider a resolution to return the mandatory Interest on Lawyer Trust Accounts (IOLTA) program to an “opt-out” system when it meets next month. Council member Benjamin R. Gardner of Martinsville has drafted a resolution ...

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Council resolution (access required)

Editor’s Note: The following is the text of a resolution being circulated to members of the Virginia State Bar Council by Benjamin R. Gardner of Martinsville. The mandatory IOLTA program is an agenda item for the council’s meeting next month ...

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