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May 01, 2017

Virginia State Bar E-News, May 2017

Effective July 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Virginia approved amended Rules 7.1 through 7.5, which govern lawyer advertising.

The Court also has amended the following rules:

The Supreme Court of Virginia will implement Appellate Judge Evaluations in 2018.

The Standing Committee on Legal Ethics is seeking comment on two proposed Legal Ethics Opinions:

The MCLE Board is seeking comment on proposed changes to the standards for written instruction materials for approved CLE courses.

The 79th Annual Meeting, June 15-18, 2017, in Virginia Beach features eleven compelling CLEs on topics ranging from the death penalty to autism to disparaging trademarks. Please register here.

Updated: May 02, 2017

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