Key Legal Updates to Start the Year Right

I'm helping kick off 2019 with two colleagues from Procopio on key legal issues at an event we'll be hosting at Procopio's downtown San Diego office for alumni of UC Hastings College of the Law. Alums are invited to an MCLE presentation titled "Key Updates to Start the Year Right" on Saturday, January 26, 2019. …

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New Rules of Professional Conduct for Defense Lawyers

California’s new rules of Professional Conduct go into effect next week and all California lawyers must be familiar with the new rules to avoid potential fines or disciplinary action. On Tuesday, October 23rd, as part of a panel titled “The New Rules of Professional Conduct: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You”, I will be …

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MCLE Compliance and Moral Turpitude

As many California attorneys are aware, now is the time for completion of our MCLE requirements as we are turning in our State Bar dues and certifying our MCLE compliance.  Many are also aware that the State Bar is auditing attorneys to confirm compliance.  One of those audited was the subject of a recent opinionfrom …

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