Selected Standards on Professional Responsibility / Edition 2013

Selected Standards on Professional Responsibility / Edition 2013

by Thomas D. Morgan, Ronald D. Rotunda
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1609301501

ISBN-13: 9781609301507

Pub. Date: 11/28/2012

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

Selected Standards on Professional Responsibility discusses one of the most rapidly changing fields in American law. Covering national, as well as New York and California, standards on professional responsibility, this volume collects the most up-to-date and important standards that govern judicial and legal ethics, including:

ABA Model Rules of Professional

Overview

Selected Standards on Professional Responsibility discusses one of the most rapidly changing fields in American law. Covering national, as well as New York and California, standards on professional responsibility, this volume collects the most up-to-date and important standards that govern judicial and legal ethics, including:

ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct

The American Lawyer’s Code of Conduct

California Rules of Professional Conduct

New York Code of Professional Responsibility

ABA Aspirational Goals for Lawyer Advertising

ABA Canons of Professional Ethics

Students, faculty, the practicing bar, and judges will find this book to be an essential examination of professional responsibility issues they confront daily.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609301507
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
11/28/2012
Series:
Selected Statutes Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct (August, 2003) 1

Index to Model Rules 139

Appendix A Rules on Disclosure of Client Confidences 151

Appendix B Chart on Lateral Lawyer Screening 172

Appendix C When a Written Fee Agreement Is Required 178

ABA Model Code of Professional Responsibility 181

Index to Model Code 229

Restatement of Law Governing Lawyers 248

Rules of Professional Conduct of the State Bar of California 294

Selected Provisions From the California Business and Professions Code 337

Note, Some Important Statutes for Lawyers in California Government 366

New York Rules of Professional Conduct 369

Selected Federal Statutes and Rules Applicable to Lawyers 507

1 15 U.S.CA. § 7245-Sarbanes-Oxley Act 2002, § 307 507

2 Regulations Implementing the Sarbanes-Oxley Act 2002, § 307 507

3 Bribery, graft, and conflicts of interest, 18 U.S.CA. §§ 201-216-Excerpts 517

4 18 U.S.C.A. § 1519 535

5 18 U.S.C.A. § 1905 535

6 Citizens Protection Act of 1998 (the McDade Act), 28 U.S.C.A. § 530B 535

7 Requirements for covered [tax avoidance] opinions, 31 CFR § 10.35 536

8 Sample Federal District Court Rules-Admission to the Bar 544

9 Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure 546

10 U.S. Supreme Court Rules 547

11 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rules 11 & 23 & 26 547

ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct (February 2007) 563

California Code of Judicial Ethics 601

California Rule on Confidentiality of Proceedings Before the Commission on Judicial Performance 631

Selected Federal Statutes Applicable to Federal Judges 635

1 28 U.S.C.A. § 47 635

2 28 U.S.C.A. § 144 635

3 28 U.S.C.A. § 454. 635

4 28 U.S.C.A. § 455 635

5 5 U.S.C.A. Appendix 4, §§ 101-111 (Excerpts) 637

ABA Canons of Professional Ethics 661

ABA Model Court Rule on Insurance Disclosure (2004) 674

ABA Model Court Rule on Provision of Legal Services Following Determination of Major Disaster (2007) 675

ABA Lawyer's Creed of Professionalism 679

Civility Code: The Northampton County Bar Association Guide to Conduct and Etiquette at the Bar 682

Dade County Bar Association, Florida, Code of Professionalism and Civility 685

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