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12/1/2014
Attorney Ethics & Investigations (Telephone)

12/1/2014
2014 Ethics in Litigation Update, Part 1 (Telephone)

12/2/2014
Limited Scope Representation (LSR): What It Is and What You DON'T Need to Be Afraid Of

12/2/2014
Structuring Minority Interests in Businesses (Telephone)

12/2/2014
2014 Ethics in Litigation Update, Part 2 (Telephone)

About NSBA

The mission of the Nebraska State Bar Association is "Helping Lawyers Help People." To achieve this mission, the Association addresses these goals and objectives:

  1. To foster and maintain integrity, professionalism, civility and high standards of conduct by NSBA members
  2. To improve public understanding of the legal system and the role of lawyers and judges in society
  3. To provide quality support and services for NSBA members
  4. To promote and safeguard the proper professional interests of the NSBA
  5. To promote full opportunities for participation in NSBA activities by all segments of the profession
  6. To promote quality legal education

The Nebraska State Bar Association is a professional association of lawyers and judges dedicated to improving the administration of justice. Its offices are located on the second floor of the Roman L. Hruska Law Center at 635 S. 14th St., Lincoln, NE 68508.

A House of Delegates and an Executive Council govern the NSBA. The House of Delegates has members elected based on representation and is the official policy-making body of the profession in Nebraska. The Executive Council consists of one delegate elected from each of Nebraska's six Supreme Court districts, a chair and chair-elect elected by the House of Delegates, and a president, president-elect, president-elect designate and immediate past president elected by active members. .

A professional staff supports the work of the Nebraska State Bar Association. Here are the Rules creating and controlling the NSBA, and the Bylaws of the NSBA (Adopted October, 2014).


Governance

The supreme authority of this Association shall be vested in the membership thereof through the exercise of the power of Initiative and Referendum in such manner as may be prescribed in the bylaws. Subject thereto, the control over the business and affairs of this Association shall be vested in a House of Delegates, as provided in § 3-805. Subject to the overall control of the House of Delegates, the Executive Council shall function as the administrative and executive organ of the Association as provided in § 3-806. The officers of the Association, as hereinafter enumerated, shall have the prerogatives, responsibilities, and qualifications and shall perform the duties of the respective offices, all as provided in § 3-804.

Annual Plan & Budget

Bylaws & Rules

Policies

Nebraska State Bar Association, 635 S. 14th St., Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-7091; Toll Free (800) 927-0117; FAX (402) 475-7098