MN Court News: Amendments to Rules of Court; eFiling Becomes Mandatory

Major amendments to the Minnesota Rules of Court The Minnesota Supreme Court has recently made major amendments to the Minnesota Rules of Court. The amendments, which will go into effect on July 1, 2015, will change the practice of law in Minnesota’s state courts and will affect everyone who uses the court system. The State […]

Applications for Second District Ethics Committee

The RCBA is now accepting applications for attorney and non-attorney members of the Second District Ethics Committee. Three-year terms will begin in July. The committee meets the third Thursday of each month at 8:00 a.m. at the Judicial Center. Committee members investigate ethics complaints and make recommendations to the full committee. If you are interested […]

Join us for Green Line Lunches

The opening of the Green Line light rail has brought greater visibility and access to a wealth of restaurants along University Avenue. In celebration of this vibrant neighborhood, the RCBA Diversity Committee would like to invite you to a series of “Green Line Lunches.” No reservation necessary. Participants will order off the regular lunch menu and pay for their own lunch. Please consider […]

Justice Alan Page to receive the Excellence in Diversity Award

The Ramsey County Bar Association Diversity Committee has chosen Justice Alan Page as the recipient of the 2015 Excellence in Diversity Award. Justice Page has been an ardent supporter of racial fairness in the judicial system. He served as chair of the Racial Fairness Committee and worked tirelessly to implement institutional and systemic changes to […]

2015 Law Day Awards

Press Release In celebration of Law Day, the Ramsey County Bar Association (RCBA) will honor Joanne Miller and the Honorable Edward J. Cleary with the 2015 Law Day Awards. The Law Day Awards presentation will take place directly after a Law Day CLE on Thursday, April 30, 2015. The event will be held at the […]