This Week at NCSC

Staff heads to Calif. for CCJ Midyear meeting

Jan. 29-Feb. 3 | NCSC staff is attending the Conference of Chief Justices (CCJ) Midyear meeting in Monterey, Calif. Session topics range from civil justice to court structures for the 21st century.

CEC director to discuss Brooke Astor, elder care in Chicago

Feb. 1-2 | The director of NCSC’s Center for Elders and the Courts (CEC) is presenting “Capacity, Consent & Undue Influence: The Case of Legendary Philanthropist Brooke Astor” and “What is Elder Abuse?” at the Illinois Judicial Education Conference in Chicago.

Court statistics project under way in Maryland

Feb. 1-2 | NCSC researchers are meeting with Maryland's Court Statistics Project Workgroup in Annapolis to assist in aligning the state’s criminal data with the national model outlined in the State Court Guide to Statistical Reporting.   

ABA hosts 2016 E. Smyth Gambrell Professionalism Awards Competition

The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Professionalism is currently accepting nominations for its annual E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Awards, which recognizes continuing programs and projects contributing to the understanding and advancement of professionalism among lawyers and law students.