|Oregon Formal Ethics Opinions|
The new edition of the Oregon Formal Ethics Opinions replaces the 2005 revision and all supplements. It includes: Revised comments to all 2005 opinions with updated cross-references to The Ethical Oregon Lawyer, 2015 Revision, and other resources; new comments to all opinions issued in 2006 and later; one new opinion issued and twenty-six opinions that were revised by the Legal Ethics Committee in 2015; and nine opinions that were revised by the LEC in 2016.
The 2017 Supplement includes: Two new opinions issued and two opinions that were revised by the Legal Ethics Committee in 2016 and 2017; updated tables, revised and updated subject index, and updated opinions citator; and the most recent version of the Oregon Rules of Professional Conduct dated January 1, 2017.
|Oregon Rules of Professional Conduct Annotated|
This new offering from the Oregon State Bar Legal Publications Department is a companion to the Oregon Formal Ethics Opinions, and includes: Summaries of all cases involving violation of Oregon RPCs and corresponding DRs (where applicable); sanctions imposed in each case indicated in parentheses for quick reference; and cross-references to discussions of the Oregon RPCs in The Ethical Oregon Lawyer, 2015 Revision.
The 2017 Supplement includes: Full text of all Oregon RPCs that have been revised since release of the 2016 Edition; summaries of all 2016 Disciplinary Board Reporter cases and new Oregon Formal Ethics Opinions; sanctions imposed in each case indicated in parentheses for quick reference; and a new table of cases that includes rule violations and imposed sanctions, plus a DR-to-Oregon RPC conversion table.
|The Ethical Oregon Lawyer|
Ethics is a piece of the puzzle for every legal practice and every case you handle. No matter what your practice area, you need to follow the disciplinary rules—for yourself and for your clients. But you often have questions about how to do that. The Ethical Oregon Lawyer is the best resource to help you fill in all the pieces of the puzzle and to answers these ethics questions and more:
• How are attorney fees governed?
• What constitutes competent representation?
• What limitations do lawyers face when advertising their services?
• What rights does an accused lawyer have in a disciplinary hearing?
• How do the Oregon RPCs affect a lawyer’s duty of confidentiality?
• In which circumstances may a lawyer ethically withdraw from a case?
• And many more…