ADLA Elects 2020-2023 Officers and Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Jennifer Hayes ADLA Executive Director jhayes@adla.org 334-395-4455 AUBURN, ALABAMA (AUGUST 17, 2020) – The Alabama Defense Lawyers Association (ADLA) held its 56TH Annual Membership Meeting and Elections on August 14, 2020, swearing in a new slate of Officers and Directors at the close of the meeting. The membership meeting was… Read More

Canceled: ADLA August Annual Meeting at Ross Bridge Resort

Message from Andy Rutens, ADLA Annual Meeting CLE Program Chair:  ADLA Members: Due to ongoing issues related to the pandemic, ADLA is canceling its summer meeting, which had been rescheduled for August 14th and 15th, 2020 at the Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa in Hoover, Alabama. Based upon the Amended Statewide Order concerning COVID precautions,… Read More

Gov. Ivey Announces Statewide Mask Order Until July 31

Message from ADLA President Christina May Bolin Dear ADLA Member: Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued her fourteenth supplemental emergency proclamation containing an amended Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other… Read More

COVID-19: Supreme Court of Alabama Orders

 SUPREME COURT OF ALABAMA ISSUES ORDERS IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 May 13, 2020 ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 7 RESUMPTION OF IN-PERSON HEARINGS AUTHORIZED AFTER MAY 15, 2020, AND CONTINUED SUSPENSION OF JURY TRIALS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 April 30, 2020 ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 6 EXTENDING ORDERS AND DEADLINES CONCERNING THE SUSPENSION OF IN-PERSON PROCEEDINGS THROUGH MAY 15,… Read More

ADLA COVID-19 Updates

ADLA is closely monitoring the COVID-19 developments and will notify members of any association updates as they are available. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Friday issued an amended Safer at Home Order to be applied Statewide. The order which includes an expanded list of items to reopen will be effective Monday, May 11, 2020 at… Read More

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