COVID-19 affected all of us during 2020, including lawyers. The California State Bar continued its mission of protecting the public
Technological competency for lawyers came under the microscope during the pandemic. During that time, many attorneys were forced to deal
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You received a letter informing you that a California attorney complaint was filed against you by a previous or current
California attorney discipline is a serious matter. Here is a summary of the State Bar of California’s 2019 California attorney discipline report.
The California Moral Character Application is a necessity for law students who wish to practice in California, but what if you have a past?
Filing your response by fax? You could run into a serious problem.
All law firms need a document destruction policy. Here’s a sample one that you can modify to match the ethics rules in your state.
Should lawyers research judges on social media? Is it ethical? Should lawyers and judges be friends on social media? What about if they were friends before the judge were appointed or elected? Learn more.
Trust accounting isn’t always easy for lawyers. Here are the basics that all lawyers should know to avoid an ethics complaint.