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 Rules of Conduct

Paralegal Regulation Confidentiality Conflicts of Interest Competence & Negligence

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Rule 5.3

Rule 1.6 Rule 1.7-1.13 .
UPL UPL/Misrepresentation Attorney/Client Privilege Advertising/Solicitation Client Trust Accounts
Rule 5.5 . Hospital personnel were neither the defendant's nor his attorney's agents so the state's grand jury subpoena of the test results did not violate the attorney-client privilege. Commonwealth v. Senior, 433 Mass. 453, 744 N.E.2d 614 (Mass. 2001).
Rule 7.2 - 7.3 Rule 1.15
Fair Fees Paralegal Fees Intimate Relations with Clients Drug/Alcohol Abuse Pro Bono

Rule 1.5

A guide to fee arbitration



Richlin v. Chertoff 2008 US Supreme Court recovery of paralegal fees .

Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers

Rule 6.1
Special Duties of the Prosecutor Overly Zealous Conduct Misc.


Reporting Misconduct .
Rule 3.8 . Attorney's lien; Libner v. Maine County Commissioners' Assn., 2004 ME 39 (Me. 3/26/2004)




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