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State Bar News
Tuesday, August 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA House of Delegates OKs new model rules on client communication »
The ABA House of Delegates took action to  update lawyer-client communication model rules  approve a new AB...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Carlson announces plan to enhance ABA membership experience »
  Hilarie Bass passes the gavel to Bob Carlson as ABA President during the ABA's 2018 Annual Meeting...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
McCann disbarred for 'outrageous' conduct in court, disciplinary proceedings »
The Montana Supreme Court has disbarred attorney Genet McCann for what the attorney disciplinary commission called her “ou...
Friday, June 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor appoints Small, VanDyke to state boards »
Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday appointed two Montana attorneys to state boards. Kathleen VanDyke, a retired mediator and...
Friday, June 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pierce elected State Bar of Montana President-Elect »
Juli Pierce of Billings was elected State Bar of Montana President-Elect in voting tabulated on June 1. Pierce, an atto...

Montana News
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Court rejects challenge to cigarette tax ballot initiative »
The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a request to change the ballot wording on an initiative that would increas...
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Former Montana neurosurgeon sentenced for bankruptcy fraud »
A former Montana and Wyoming neurosurgeon has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for trying to hide assets when...
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Suit settled between Bozeman hotel, developer »
A legal dispute over a new downtown Bozeman hotel has been settled out of court, according to an attorney on the case....
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Judge blocks timber project near West Yellowstone »
A federal judge has blocked a timber project near West Yellowstone, siding for now with environmentalists who argue it wil...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Green Party seeks federal injunction to get back on ballot »
The Montana Green Party filed suit in federal court Monday asking for a permanent injunction to allow the party on the Nov...

Montana Supreme Court
Friday, August 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court rules for McLean in insurance battle with ALPS »
The Montana Supreme Court ruled this week that a lawyer malpractice insurance company was wrong to rescind the policy of a...

Montana Lawyer
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
If you aren’t careful, making a referral can come back to haunt you »
Lawyers make referrals. It comes with the territory. For some, making a referral is almost a daily occurrence. They are of...
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MJF announces 2018 Access to Justice Grant awards »
The Montana Justice Foundation is proud to announce the 2018 recipients of its Access to Justice Grants. This year, MJF ha...
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MLSA gets $237K grant to help retired attorneys give advice, limited services »
Montana Legal Services Association will receive a $236,797 grant to help retired attorneys to provide advice and limited-s...
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Multi-generational opportunities »
By the Honorable Leslie Halligan As I near the end of my tenure as State Bar of Montana president, I wish to address a...
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A bright -- and colorful -- future »
By John Mudd August 2018 marks the beginning of a new era for the Montana Lawyer as we launch a color print format, mi...