Standing Committee on Publishing Oversight (SCOPO)

SCOPO and ABA Publishing, working in close partnership with ABA publishing entities, and with ABA Membership and Marketing, continue to pursue six key strategic objectives in support of the ABA’s publishing vision:

Committee Functions

Consists of 12 members, eight from recommendations from the Section Officers Conference from Sections, Divisions and Forum Committees with existing publishing programs, and four atlarge members. Shall:

(1) study and recommend publishing policies and strategies to the Board of Governors and House of Delegates;

(2) provide policy oversight, supervision and direction to ABA publishing, exclusive of the ABA Journal; and

(3) work closely with the Director of ABA Publishing, who will be responsible for implementing the Association's publication policies and developing publishing and marketing initiatives designed to meet changing needs of members, produce new/increased revenues, or support other Association goals.

Subcommittees

Marketing, Financial Reporting and Technology.

Leadership

John B. Isbister
Chair

Members, Liaisons and Advisors

Committee Functions Consists of 12 members, eight from recommendations from the Section Officers Conference from Sections, Divisions and Forum Committees with existing publishing programs, and four atlarge members.