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Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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CAREER MOVES Jungblutt, Considine join Billings law firm Wendy Jungblut and Molly Considine have joined Patten, P...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Missoula County Attorney’s Office honored for award-winning secondary trauma program »
Missoula County Attorney Kirsten Pabst recently showcased her office’s award-winning program addressing secondary trauma f...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New member benefit offers email encryption solution »
A new member benefit gives State Bar of Montana members a simple and secure way to protect sensitive email communications...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Co-parenting class helps parents take responsibility for plans »
By Cathy Tutty A newly released, revolutionary, online co-parenting course offers the opportunity to embrace one’s pas...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Password insecurity: Lessons from a personal story »
By Mark Bassingthwaighte Sometimes married couples see things differently and the only way to resolve the tension...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
ABA’s legal technology survey provides snapshot of trends in the profession »
By Sharon D. Nelson, Esq.  and John W. Simek Every year the American Bar Association sends out a survey t...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The craft of editing is a skill every one of us can hone »
By Abbie Nordhagen Cziok My mom is an exceptional editor. She’s a court reporter, so she’s obviously good at grammar a...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safeguarding Client Data: Understanding Your Legal and Ethical Duties »
By David G. Ries Clark Hill PLC The headlines continue to be filled with reports of data breaches, sometimes appear...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message: Get involved – it’s good for your practice, and for society »
By Eric Nord The legal profession is fundamental to the operation of our society. Whether it is in our immediate commu...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Law school expands student pro bono program »
By Karlene Kuhn In January of 2018, Alexander Blewett III School of Law at the University of Montana implemented a sch...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Risk Management: Past representations can be a problem in the present »
By Mark Bassingthwaighte Malpractice claims alleging a conflict of interest have been a serious concern for...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal Jargon: Is writer’s block your personal horror story? let Stephen King ease your mind »
Writer’s block. It’s the worst. I started writing this article twice and gave up. Why and when it happens is different for...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Stock compensation can add zing to employee benefits packages — but be aware of compliance headaches »
By Beth Nedrow and Amy Bowler Recently the headlines are full of statistics and anecdotes about the difficulty employe...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Bar petition on MRPC: Ethics rules to guide a 21st century practice »
“There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.” » Winston Churchill By Betsy Brandborg...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tips for beating the winter blues »
The long Montana winter continues to drag on. It’s a time when seasonal depression can present itself for many people, inc...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Train Your Brain: Resilience Tools for Lawyers »
By Fairuz Abdullah and Annabrooke Temple Do you remember the movie Groundhog Day? Bill Murray’s character wakes up...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exercise can be especially helpful for lawyers by preventing burnout and improving cognition »
By Brent Kupfer We intuitively know that we should exercise, yet few of us can articulate the reasons why. Certainl...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
12 Steps to a Healthier, Happier Law Firm »
It is no secret that lawyers have a reputation for unhealthy lifestyles. This includes being sedentary, staring at a scree...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bar’s new SOLACE program to offer support in times of need to members of the Montana legal community »
The State Bar of Montana has started a new program to allow members of the legal profession in Montana to support each oth...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bar launches Montana Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being »
The State Bar of Montana has announced the launch of a task force to address mental health and substance abuse problems am...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Executive Director's Message: What can we learn from healthy, satisfied attorneys? »
Pick up any bar journal in America and you will surely find an article on attorney wellness and well-being. The topic is,...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message: Keep striving for fragile goal of equal justice »
By Eric Nord The numbers 3-7-77 are on the patch that Montana Highway Patrol troopers wear on their uniforms. While the...
Monday, February 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Legal Jargon: 5 tips to keep your writing tight »
By Abbie Nordhagen Cziok Don't you hate it when you read someone else's work, and it goes on and on, and you start to...