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NEWS 2020

01.23.20 LIVE EVENT To Release 2020 Cuyahoga County Primary Judicial Ratings on Monday, January 27th 2020
02.05.20 Rock The Foundation Is Saturday 2.8.2020
02.11.20 CMBA Wants To Know How Safe Is Your Vote
02.20.20 International Women's Day Summit Features Inspiring Leaders
03.05.20 Coronavirus Hot Talk at the CMBA
03.06.20 Just Added Coronavirus Hot Talk at the CMBA
03.11.20 Blind Injustice CMBA Supports Northeast Ohio Premiere of Real.Life Legal Drama
03.13.20 Update on CMBA programming and business operations
03.16.20 Statement from CMBA regarding COVID.19 and Courts 03.18.20 Hot Talk: Local Experts Connect With Our Community Around COVID-19
03.25.20 CMBA Hosts Cuyahoga County Courts COVID-19 Task Force
03.30.20 Hot Talk: State and Federal Relief Explained
04.20.20 Hot Talk: Maintaining Justice During Covid-19
05.12.20 CMBA Advisory Group Makes Recommendations for Jury Trials
06.01.20 CMBA Statement About George Floyd Killing, Protests and Responsibility
06.08.20 Hot Talk: Protests, Peace and Justice
06.15.20 Hot Talk: Black Leadership and The Cleveland Police
07.08.20 REAL Talk: CMBA To Join Five Major Local Bar Associations In Live Event Calling For a Statewide Sentencing Database.
07.14.20 To Release 2020 General Election Judicial Ratings
08.21.20 CMBA Encourages Attorneys to Support Fair Elections
09.17.20 CMBA Statement on Disciplinary Complaint Against Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Pinkey Carr
10.01.20 Downtown’s Longest-Running Halloween Event Goes Virtual
10.21.20 CMBA Named as 2020 Outstanding Organization by The Ohio State Bar Foundation
10.27.20 CMBA Joins with Affinity Bars to Encourage Voter Participation
10.28.20 Ohio Notary Services Chooses SIGNiX as Exclusive Remote Online Notarization Partner
11.06.20 Judge Sheehan Responds to Covid-19 Cases


NEWS 2019

01.09.19 CMBF Salutes Cleveland’s Iconic Skyline with Annual Fundraising Event
04.23.19 CMBA Appoints New Leaders for the 2019-20 Fiscal Year
8.29.19 Inspiring Stores and Unsung Heroes
9.5.19 Justice In Cuyahoga County
10.9.19 Judge4Yourself judicial ratings are in!
10.16.19 18th Annual Halloween Run for Justice
10.31.19 CMBA Launches The Future State of Justice
11.11.19 Upcoming CMBA Hot Talks
11.18.19 Local Constitutional Scholars from Both Sides of the Political Spectrum Debate Impeachment
12.9.19 “Hot Talk” Convenes Legal Community To Evaluate Plans For New Justice Center
12.13.19 Judge Solomon Oliver, Jr. to receive the 2020 Richard W. Pogue Award

NEWS 2018

01.05.18 - Rock the Foundation Returns to Music Box Supper Club; Frank Sullivan to Receive Pogue Award
02.13.18 - Bar Association “Hot Talks” to discuss OH HB 160
03.13.18 - Bar Association “Hot Talks” to Discuss #MeToo Movement
04.10.18 - Cleveland Chief of Police Will Join Panel Discussion on Legal Community’s Role in Mitigating Civil Unrest
05.08.18 - Are our Communities and Schools Safer with or without Guns?
05.30.18 - World-renowned Journalists and Legal Professionals to Discuss the Media’s Role in High Profile Trials
06.07.18 - Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s 11th Annual Meeting: New leaders sworn-in and distinguished legal professionals honored
06.12.18 - Cyber Security Experts to Discuss Legal Implications of Data Exploitation
08.02.18 - Bar Foundation Hosts 72nd Annual Public Servants Luncheon
10.15.18 - 17th Annual Halloween Run for Justice Charts New Course: Run routes include iconic Cleveland bridges
12.05.18 - CMBA Statement Regarding the Cuyahoga County Jail