Thursday, July 2, 2009

New Illinois Ethics Rules

The Illinois Supreme Court has issued a press release announcing that it has adopted new Rules of Professional Conduct effective January 1, 2010. Highlights in the new Rules include provisions setting forth ethical duties to prospective clients and a new provision dealing with receipt of confidential information due to a mistake (only obligation is to notify sender).

The full text of the new Rules is linked here. (Mike Frisch)

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_profession/2009/07/the-illinois-supreme-court-has-issued-a-press-release-announcing-that-it-has-adopted-new-rules-of-professional-conduct-effect.html

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Compliance with all the rules is beginning to be a full time job. Make it easier on yourself.

Posted by: Compliance Training | Jul 2, 2009 12:40:03 PM

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