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September 2022 Cover Story - The OCBA’s 2023 Secretarial Candidates: Teresa A. McQueen and Shirin Forootan

Meet the candidates to be next year’s OCBA Secretary. The choice is yours . . .  vote online!

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August 2022 Cover Story - Raise Your Glass 2022

Please join the OCBA Charitable Fund in toasting great causes.

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July 2022 Cover Story - Who’s Who in the OCBA: The Affiliate Bars

Learn more about the OCBA’s affiliate bars and consider joining one . . . or four.

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June 2022 Cover Story - Overcoming Obstacles to DEI in the Legal Profession

A case for revamping legal education as it relates to DEI in the profession.

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June 2022 Cover Story - 2022 Brings a Flood of Anti-LGBT Legislation Across the Country

LGBTQ+ folks are losing legal protections in many states.

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June 2022 Cover Story - Being an Iranian American Lawyer: A Reflection on Intersectionality

Two Iranian American attorneys describe how their experiences inform their practice of law.

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June 2022 Cover Story - Reflections on Elitism in the Law

An attorney’s life experience makes him pause to reconsider the process of becoming a lawyer.

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June 2022 Cover Story - Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace

Steps to achieve a diverse and inclusive law firm.

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May 2022 Cover Story - 3D Printing at the Point of Care: Compliance and Liability Concerns

Will the FDA further regulate healthcare providers who trigger manufacturer rules by printing medical devices or supplies?

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April 2022 Cover Story - Let’s Swing Into Action to Support Our Community

The OCBA Charitable Fund’s golf tournament will be May 23, 2022!

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March 2022 Cover Story - 2022 Who’s Who in the OCBA

This year’s OCBA Executive Committee, Board of Directors, section leaders, and committee chairs promote the OCBA’s mission.

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February 2022 Cover Story - Joel S. Miliband: Leading by Example

This years’s Franklin G. West honoree loves his work, his family, and his community.

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January 2022 Cover Story - Dan Robinson: A Steady Hand to Lead the OCBA

Get to know the new OCBA President.

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December 2021 Cover Story - A Note About Collateral Criminal Proceedings

Paraprofessionals will be able to handle some collateral criminal matters but not appeals. 
 

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December 2021 Cover Story - A Major Expansion by the State Bar: A New Paraprofessional License Would Allow Nonlawyers to Practice Law and Co-Own Law Firms

Details on the State Bar’s Final Report and when you can submit a comment.

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December 2021 Cover Story - How the State Bar’s Paraprofessional Program May Impact the Practice of Family Law

It will be hard for paraprofessionals to isolate the issues they are allowed to handle in family law cases.

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November 2021 Cover Story - Out-Thinking and Out-Persuading With Character: The OCBA’s 2021 Harmon G. Scoville Award Winner: John B. Sganga

John gives lawyers a good name by representing the very best of our profession.

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October 2021 Cover Story - Raise Your Glass 2021: “Summer Wine” in October

The OCBA’s Charitable Fund raises a glass to raise funds for many great causes.

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September 2021 Cover Story - The OCBA’s 2022 Secretarial Candidates: Mei Tsang and Shirin Forootan

Get to know the two phenomenal nominees for next year’s OCBA Secretary, and remember to vote online.

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August 2021 Cover Story - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Explained

Who is covered by DACA and what does that mean?

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August 2021 Cover Story - Who Is Authorized to Work in the United States?

A person’s status can depend on an employer, a spouse, or another factor.

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August 2021 Cover Story - T Visas Are Available for Survivors of Domestic Servitude

Sometimes trafficking occurs at home.

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July 2021 Cover Story - Social Media Companies Should Not Control The National Debate

An argument that Congress should impose free speech rules on social media companies.

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July 2021 Cover Story - The First Amendment Limits State Actors—Not Private Companies

A rebuttal: private companies should operate outside government speech restrictions.

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June 2021 Cover Story - Who’s Who in the OCBA-The Affiliate Bars

Learn more about the OBA Affiliate bars from their leaders.

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May 2021 Cover Story - A Go Map for Civil Jury and Court Trials in 2021

Practical and helpful advice for your upcoming court appearances.

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May 2021 Cover Story - Virtual Technology Solutions Transcend the Brick and Mortar Courthouse

A behind-the-scenes look at how the Orange County Superior Court was able to advance justice using technology.

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May 2021 Cover Story - Options for Protecting Businesses From Aggressive Anti-Masking Trespassing

Businesses have a right to require masks for customers’ safety.

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May 2021 Cover Story - COVID-19 Vaccines: What an Employer Needs to Know About Mandates and Workplace Laws

To some extent, employers can require vaccines.

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April 2021 Cover Story - 2021 Who’s Who in the OCBA

Meet the OCBA leaders who tirelessly pursue excellence and promote the OCBA’s mission.

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