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The New Jersey State Bar Foundation (NJSBF) is your connection to understanding New Jersey law. We provide free events, publications and educational programs for students, educators and all New Jersey's citizens.
MAINLAND REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL LANDS IN TOP TEN AT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL MOCK TRIAL CHAMPIONSHIP
The Linwood school, representing New Jersey, placed ninth nationally in the prestigious national championship. Congratulations! Find the full story here.
NEW: A GUIDE FOR ATTORNEYS WHOSE DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED CLIENTS BECOME INVOLVED IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
Provided by the Arc of NJ, here.
CALLING ALL LEGAL COMMUNITY ARTISTS: SUBMIT YOUR ART FOR CONSIDERATION IN THE STATE BAR FOUNDATION'S FOURTH ANNUAL JURIED ART SHOW
Attention attorneys, judges, law students, law professors and all other law-related professionals: You are invited to submit your original art work in digital format by submission deadline, Thursday, July 9, 5 p.m. For specs, entry form and questions, contact Cynthia Pellegrino at firstname.lastname@example.org; or for a prospectus, click here, and for a registration form, click here. Opening night reception is Thursday, September 24, 6-8 p.m. Everyone is welcome. The show runs through October 29 at the New Jersey Law Center.
MEDAL OF HONOR AWARDS DINNER RECEPTION JUNE 10, 6 P.M. -RESERVATIONS NOW OPEN
Congratulations to 2015 Medal of Honor winners Hon. Edwin H. Stern, Presiding Judge, Superior Court, Appellate Division (ret.); and Hon. Lawrence M. Lawson, Assignment Judge, Monmouth Vicinage (ret.). Read about this year's honorees here. Find a reservation form with dinner reception cost info, mailing instructions and how to put a congratulatory message in the program journal here. Direct questions to Florence Nathan, email@example.com The Foundation's most prestigious honor is awarded annually to one or two individuals who have made exemplary contributions to the legal system in New Jersey or demonstrated longstanding excellence through accomplishments in the law. Read all about the background of the Medal of Honor here.
NEW, UPDATED EDITION OF DISABILITY LAW PRIMER NOW AVAILABLE
WINNING SCHOOLS ANNOUNCED IN 2015 LAW FAIR AND LAW ADVENTURE COMPETITIONS
See a full list of winners here.
NEW PRICING ON LAW CENTER COMMEMORATIVE BRICKS-- RESERVE YOURS TODAY
See details at right.
REGISTER NOW FOR SUMMER 2015 TEASING AND BULLYING TRAININGS
The Foundation's popular, award-winning training has been updated to meet the growing needs of the education community in New Jersey. Find all open training dates as well as registration and general information here.
LAW FAIR AND LAW ADVENTURE 2015 COMPETITIONS AND FREE SPRING PROGRAMS
For information about the Law Fair Competition and Programs for grades 3-6, click here. For the Law Adventure Competition and Programs for grades 7 and 8, click here. (Please note that the deadline to register for these competitions has passed.) Teachers of grades 3-8 can, however, register their students now to attend our free mock trial programs in May at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick.
SPRING 2015 ISSUE OF THE FORUM NEWSLETTER
Find the latest issue of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation's newsletter here.
FOUNDATION PROGRAMS, RESOURCES, PUBLICATIONS AT A GLANCE
Here they are, in one handy info sheet.
ATTORNEY-SPEAKERS NEEDED TO DISCUSS CRIMINAL LAW IN PASSAIC AND BERGEN COUNTIES
Speakers willing to address schools, senior centers and community groups on all aspects of the law are needed, but especially so as above. You can sign up here. Thank you!
HELP THE STATE BAR FOUNDATION FULFILL ITS VITAL MISSION TO EDUCATE NEW JERSEY RESIDENTS OF ALL AGES ABOUT THE LAW.
***Please make a tax-deductible donation today. Thank you!***
Make a TAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATION to the New Jersey State Bar Foundation
Your generosity will help the Foundation fulfill its vital mission to educate the public about all aspects of the law that affect our daily lives--plus you'll get a head start on tax deductions for 2015. Read about just some of the good work of the Foundation and find a donation form here. Or engrave yourself in the history of the New Jersey Law Center by purchasing a commemorative brick on the portico of the New Jersey Law Center. See details below.
Join the COMMEMORATIVE BRICK CAMPAIGN and be engraved in the history of the New Jersey Law Center!
For yourself, your family or firm--honor a beloved law professor or pay tribute to a mentor with this thoughtful gesture. The bricks are precision engraved to last a lifetime.
4" X 8" $300
8" X 8" $1,000
Engraving: 3 lines per 4" X 8" brick
4 lines per 8" X 8" brick
18 characters per line (including spaces and punctuation)
To purchase now, go here.Contact Cynthia Pellegrino