2018 Ballard Scholarship Recipients Announced

The National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) is pleased to announce that five applicants for the Frederic L. Ballard, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Program have been selected as recipients. The 2018 Scholarship Recipients are: Dalton Kelley, University of Denver, Sturm College of Law,  Brian King, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Brian Peltier, University of St. Thomas, School of Law, Ashley Terrazas, University of Texas, School of Law, and Andrew White, Loyola University Chicago, School of Law.

Frederic L. "Rick" Ballard

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Gain Public Finance Connections at #2018NABLFUN

You can never have too many names in your rolodex. At next month’s Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar at the Weston Charlotte, attendees will have ample opportunities to network with the seminar's faculty, comprised of the industry's cream of the crop. Faculty members will not only lead panel session discussions, but they will also welcome the chance to discuss public finance issues and answer your questions throughout the seminar. Register for Fundamentals to take part in the networking and engagement events, as they are great opportunities to visit with colleagues and network with faculty members.

Washington Update

Federal Funding Update

Congressional leaders came to agreement late Wednesday evening on an omnibus spending bill, H.R. 1625, dubbed the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018. This bill will fund the Federal government through September 30, 2018. Since October of 2017 (the start of the fiscal year), the federal government has been operating under short-term budget resolutions which left states and localities unsure about what their 2018 federal aid levels would be. 

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