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Law Practice, Ethics/Professional Responsibility

Civility aside, lawyers have professional concerns about their use and abuse of email. Here are a few.


Law Practice, Ethics/Professional Responsibility

In the never-ending search for new clients and more work, attorneys are often willing to overlook or explain away the warning ...



Law Practice, Government, California Supreme Court, State Bar & Bar Associations

We disagree that Senate Bill 36, which will change the structure of the bar and how its trustees are selected, is something to...


Civil Litigation, Law Practice, Judges and Judiciary, Ethics/Professional Responsibility, California Supreme Court, California Courts of Appeal

The decision is important because the state’s highest court has reaffirmed the strict definition of lack of probable cause app...



Law Practice, Ethics/Professional Responsibility, California Supreme Court, State Bar & Bar Associations

Both the passing score and the overall validity of the exam need attention.


Letters, Ethics/Professional Responsibility, California Supreme Court, State Bar & Bar Associations

Alarm, confusion and protection of the status quo seem to be the main themes of the recent debate surrounding the California S...



Letters, Ethics/Professional Responsibility, California Supreme Court, State Bar & Bar Associations

Even at the existing passing grade, there are practicing attorneys in California who aren’t very smart or ethical, who don’t s...