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Posted on: 11/21/2014 1:53 PM

OCBA Luncheon RSVP / Cancellation Policy

Posted on: 04/08/2016 8:45 PM

Immediately - If you have RSVP’d for an OCBA luncheon and find you cannot attend, please cancel your reservation by the published cancellation deadline. To cancel, contact Marie at Phone calls will not be accepted. If you do not cancel, we will follow this policy: • First no-show: We will record your reservation as a no-show; • Subsequent no-shows: You will be invoiced $35 per missed luncheon. Walk-ins cannot be guaranteed a seat. Read important details.

Street Closure at Marks Street, Downtown Orlando

Posted on: 04/13/2016 1:57 PM

Notice: Marks Street is closed from Magnolia west to Garland. If you are driving to the OCBA Center, please read notice.

Magistrate Judge Vacancy

Posted on: 04/04/2016 11:55 AM

May 13 - DEADLINE. The Middle District of Florida will appoint a full-time magistrate judge for the Orlando Division. Applications must be received by May 13. See public notice. Application and details can be found at:

Wolf v. Pig Mock Trial Volunteers Needed Now!

Posted on: 02/02/2016 8:00 PM

May - Various dates. Lawyers and non-lawyers! Volunteer now to help with Law Week's Big Bad Wolf v. Curly Pig mock trials for elementary school kids! No acting or lawyering experience necessary. We read from a script! Time commitment: 1 hour. Read more. To volunteer, contact Jamie Blucher.

Pro Se Law Clerk Vacancy

Posted on: 04/12/2016 9:53 AM

Until Filled - Pro Se vacancy available in the Middle District, Ocala Division. Must be law school graduate. Employment begins May 2, 2016. See public announcement.

Foreclosure Sale Payment Change Notice

Posted on: 02/04/2016 11:20 AM

Beginning March 1, 2016, the Orange County Clerk of Courts will begin defaulting all foreclosure sales that are not paid in full by noon (12:00 p.m.) the next business day following the sale.

Presentation by Raymon Abadin, President, The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/26/2015 11:00 AM

“Changes in the Profession: The New Legal Marketplace” presentation by Ramón A. Abadin, President of The Florida Bar, to OCBA members on Oct. 22, 2015. Click here to read.

Ninth Circuit Professionalism Panel

Posted on: 01/26/2015 12:25 PM

AO Establishing Local Professionalism Panel - Please see AO 2014-07, which created the Ninth Judicial Circuit Local Professionalism Panel, the Amended Administrative Order, AO 2014-07-A-01, and the Professionalism Panel Complaint Referral Form. To learn more about our Local Professionalism Panel, please see an article by Kristopher J. Kest, Esq.

Amended AO Governing Appellate Process for 9th Circuit

Posted on: 11/05/2015 6:26 PM

Please see Amended Administrative Order No. 2015-10-01 – Governing Appellate Process for the Ninth Judicial Circuit. Note: the only change is the inclusion of “Exhibit B.” Amended AO.

Posted on: 08/27/2013 11:13 AM

Courthouse Access Cards Now Available!

Posted on: 01/08/2014 1:45 PM

Order your 2014-15 Courthouse Access Card today! Cards are good from Jan. 1, 2014 through Dec. 31, 2015. Fee: $75. Attorney application. Legal Support Staff application.

Posted on: 01/22/2014 4:45 PM

News from The Florida Bar

Posted on: 10/24/2014 8:09 PM

Click here for News from the Florida Bar.

I-4 Parking Lot Closures

Posted on: 06/07/2015 3:09 PM

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