Washington State Bar Association http://kplu.org en Lawyers Must Adapt to Changing Profession http://kplu.org/post/lawyers-must-adapt-changing-profession <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lawyers are finding themselves facing the same pressures recording artists and journalists have had to contend with: free content on the Internet.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Technological changes and a DIY culture are also changing the legal profession in fundamental ways. And h<span style="line-height: 1.5;">ow to adapt has been a hot topic at law schools in Washington and at the Washington Bar Association.</span></p><p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 13:01:00 +0000 Paula Wissel 10994 at http://kplu.org Lawyers Must Adapt to Changing Profession Washington bar association scrambling after lawyers cut dues http://kplu.org/post/washington-bar-association-scrambling-after-lawyers-cut-dues <p>The organization that oversees Washington state&#39;s nearly 29,000 lawyers is scrambling to deal with a big budget gap, after the attorneys voted to reduce their own dues.</p><div><p>The Washington State Bar Association says it will likely have to cut a variety of programs, including those that support legal aid to the poor.</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:38:41 +0000 The Associated Press 4741 at http://kplu.org