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Washington Bar and SEC exchange views on effect of the SEC’s Sarbanes-Oxley regulations on Washington lawyers’ obligations under the Washington Rules of Professional Conduct

Source |2017-06-26T18:41:06-07:00Aug 3rd, 2003|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , |

An interesting exchange between the Washington State Bar and the SEC regarding the interplay between Sarbanes-Oxley Section 307 and the Washington Rules of Professional Conduce 1.6. The State's Special Committee [...]

Lawyer may participate with a for-profit Internet entity that provides users access to list of lawyers willing to provide services for fixed fees or lower rates

Source |2017-06-26T18:41:10-07:00Apr 10th, 2002|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , , |

A Washington lawyer is not prohibited from entering into an agreement, such as that required by the for profit Internet entity that operates a Web site providing users of the [...]

Lawyers are responsible for ensuring that all communications made in a Web based directory concerning the lawyer and the lawyer’s services are truthful and are otherwise in compliance with the Rules of Profesional Conduct

Source |2017-06-26T18:41:12-07:00Mar 17th, 2002|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , , , |

Washington lawyers may use out-of-state Internet lawyer referral services that operate in a similar fashion to Martindale-Hubbell legal directory. Informal opinion 1955 (2001) Lawyers are  responsible for ensuring that all [...]