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Supreme Court Extends Order Temporarily Changing CLE Requirements

Fellow Bar Members, The Supreme Court of Georgia has extended the waiver of the 6-hour in-person CLE requirement through March 31, 2021. In part: “Considering that the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in the cancellation of many in-person continuing legal education programs and that Georgia lawyers, therefore, have limited access to programs at which they may fulfill the requirement of…
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Houston County Bar Association Announces 2020 Scholarship Winners!!

Warner Robins— April 20, 2020 — The Houston County Bar Association announced the winners of their annual scholarship, awarding six Houston County high school seniors $500.00 toward their college expenses. The winners this year are: Jamye N. Thigpen – Warner Robins High School   Colbert “Tre” Flagg, III – Northside High School   Dorothy “Paige” Paschal…
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Zoom© Forces Upgrade For Users of Older Versions of Software

5.0 is Here!  On May 30th, 2020, Zoom will enable GCM encryption across the entire Zoom platform, providing increased protection for meeting data. After May 30, 2020, all Zoom clients on older versions will receive a forced upgrade when trying to join meetings as GCM encryption will be fully enabled across the Zoom platform; you…
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CHIEF JUSTICE MELTON ANNOUNCES HE WILL EXTEND JUDICIAL STATEWIDE EMERGENCY:

CHIEF JUSTICE MELTON ANNOUNCES HE WILL EXTEND JUDICIAL STATEWIDE EMERGENCY: The Judicial Emergency will remain in effect until Friday, June 12, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. It was originally due to expire April 13 before the Chief Justice extended it the first time until May. Click here to review the announcement. We will link a copy…
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