October 10, 2012 -
LAWYER DISCIPLINARY BOARD UPDATES
REQUEST FOR COMMENTS: SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT COMMITTEE
The Lawyer Disciplinary Board has received a request for an opinion concerning the "indemnify and hold harmless" language contained in settlement agreements. The Committee has drafted an L.E.O. to address this issue, and is soliciting public comments thereon. Click here for a copy of the L.E.O. Please submit your written comments to the Settlement Agreement Committee, c/o Office of Disciplinary Counsel, 4700 MacCorkle Avenue SE, Suite 1200C, Charleston, WV 25304. Deadline for submissions:October 12, 2012.
L.E.O. 2012-01: September 14, 2012 - the Lawyer Disciplinary Board issued the following Legal Ethics Opinion: L.E.O. 2012-01 Use of Electronic Media for File Storage
NEW ORDER: September 14, 2012 - the Lawyer Disciplinary Board issued the following Order which vacates outdated Legal Ethics Opinions.