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ABA issues Opinion 468 on the Sale of Law Practice

  • Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 14 2014

The ABA Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility issued on October 8, 2014, its Formal Opinion 468, entitled "Facilitating the Sale of a

Outside counsel may show privileged docs to her attorneys re wrongful termination

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In Chubb & Son v. Superior Court, 176 Cal. Rptr. 3d 389 (Cal. Ct. App. 2014) (No. A140860), the court of appeal held that both the insurer and its

Court affirms dismissal of rambling complaint as a sanction

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In McNamara v. Brauchler, 570 F. App'x 741 (10th Cir. 2014) (No. 13-1534), plaintiff sued several Colorado state officials over attorney-disciplinary

The new Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code

  • Burns & Levinson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 28 2012

On March 31, 2012, Massachusetts entered a new era with respect to the administration of wills and decedent’s estates

Recent changes to MA laws affecting guardianships, conservatorships, and durable powers of attorney

  • Burns & Levinson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 14 2009

After a long and tortuous road, the Massachusetts legislature recently passed an extensive overhaul of the laws regarding, probate, guardianships and related matters, known as the Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code ("MUPC"

Non-lawyer notes re communications with counsel were privileged

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In Aland v. Mead, 327 P.3d 752 (Wyo. 2014) (No. S-13-0119), the Wyoming Supreme Court held that notes and memoranda prepared by non-lawyers are

Limited-scope engagement letter helps lawyer avoid discipline

  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

Rule 1.2(c) of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct permits lawyers to enter into limited-scope engagements, in which you can agree with the

DNA fingerprinting: helping hand in solving crime

  • Singh & Associates
  • -
  • India, USA
  • -
  • November 28 2013

Science plays a very important role in our lives. Our day to day activity is surrounded by science. Dictionary meaning of Science is “the

Some notes on powers of attorney

  • Braumiller Law Group
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2012

Some years ago, when I was the export-import manager at an aerospace company, I sent a customs broker power of attorney on Customs Form 5291 to the Corporate Secretary for execution

Non-lawyers beware: new law will make unauthorized practice a felony

  • Moses & Singer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 1 2013

The New York State Legislature has tightened its reins on unlicensed legal advisors. The New York Judiciary Law has been amended to make the unauthorized