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cost and referral to confidential professional
help. Telephone or in-person sessions are
available on a sliding-scale basis. For more information, call the JAS program coordinator at
206-727-8268 or 800-945-9722, ext. 8268.
WSBA Law Office
Casemaker Online Research
Casemaker is a powerful online research
Learn More about Case-
library provided free to WSBA members.
Read about this legal research tool on
the WSBA website at www.wsba.org/
casemaker. As a WSBA member, you
already receive free access to Casemaker.
Now, we have enhanced this member
benefit by upgrading to add Casemaker+
with CaseCheck+ for you. Just like Shepard’s
and KeyCite, CaseCheck+ tells you instantly
whether your case is good law. If you want
more information, you can find it on the
Casemaker website, or call 877-659-0801
and a Casemaker representative can talk
with you about these features. For help us-
ing Casemaker, call the WSBA Service Cen-
ter at 800-945-WSBA or 206-443-WSBA.
The WSBA Law Office Management Assistance Program maintains a computer
for members to review software tools
designed to maximize office efficiency.
LOMAP staff is available to provide materials, answer questions, and make recommendations. To make an appointment,
LOMAP Lending Library
The WSBA Law Office Management Assis-
tance Program Lending Library is a service
to WSBA members. We offer the short-term
loan of books on the business management
aspects of your law office. How does it
work? You can view available titles at www.
lending-library. Books may be borrowed by
any WSBA member for up to two weeks.
LOMAP requires your WSBA ID and a valid
Visa or MasterCard number to guarantee
the book’s return to the program. If you live
outside of the Seattle area, books can be
mailed to you; you will be responsible for
return postage. For walk-in members, we
recommend calling first to check availability
of requested titles. To arrange for a book loan
or to check availability, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The average coupon equivalent yield from
the first auction of 26-week treasury bills
in March 2014 was 0.081 percent. Therefore,
the maximum allowable usury rate for April
is 12 percent.
Facing an Ethical Dilemma?
Members facing ethical dilemmas can talk
with WSBA professional responsibility
counsel for informal guidance on analyzing
a situation involving their own prospective
ethical conduct under the RPCs. All calls are
confidential. Any advice given is intended for
the education of the inquirer and does not
represent an official position of the WSBA.
Every effort is made to return calls within
two business days. Call the Ethics Line at
206-727-8284 or 800-945-9722, ext. 8284.
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2014 WSBA Awards. To make a
nomination and for more info:
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