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The Scribes home office is at Thomas M. Cooley Law School. The executive director is Professor Norman E. Plate: executive-director@scribes.org

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Scrivener
Any member who has news about a publication or presentation is invited to send it to the editor of The Scrivener,
Professor Jane Siegel: Scrivener-editor@scribes.org
 
Scribes member and former Scribes President, Gary Spivey,  wrote the cover-page article of the March/April issue of the New York State Bar Association Journal. "Mr. Gerhart and Scribes, The American Society of Legal Writers" is about Eugene C. Gerhart, a former editor of the NYSBA Journal and a charter Scribes member, and other prominent New Yorkers who have been and continue to be involved in Scribes.  Click here to read the article.
  
2014 Annual Luncheon
The 2014 Scribes Annual Membership Luncheon will be held during the ABA Annual Meeting in Boston on Friday, August 8, from Noon - 2:00 p.m. in the Braemore / Kenmore Rooms, Colonnade Boston Hotel, 120 Huntington Avenue. The Brief-Writing and Book Awards will be given during the luncheon. Invitations will be mailed the third week of July. You may confirm your attendance by e-mailing mcalpinb@cooley.edu or call 517.371.5140, ext. 4402.  RSVP's are kindly asked by August 4.
 
Members will also be voting on proposed changes to the Bylaws and Constitution.  Please click here to read the proposed changes to the Bylaws and click here to view the proposed changes to the Constitution.