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A

Accounting - Rule 1.15

Advancing funds to client - Rule 1.8

Advertising - Rule 7.1, Rule 7.2, Rule 7.3, Rule 7.4, Rule 7.5

Advisor - Rule 2.1

Aggregate settlement - Rule 1.8

Arbitrator (former) - Rule 1.12

Attorney-client privilege - Rule 1.6

Authority, between attorney and client - Rule 1.2

B

Bar admission - Rule 8.1

Belief, defined - Rule 1.0

Bullying - Rule 3.5, Rule 4.4, Rule 8.4

Business transactions

-With client - Rule 1.8

-Law related services - Rule 5.7

C

Candor - Rule 3.3

Client

-Authority - Rule 1.2

-Diminished capacity - Rule 1.14

-Communications - Rule 1.4

-Compensation from person other than the client - Rule 1.8, Rule 5.4

-Confidentiality - Rule 1.6

-Conflicts - see conflict of interest

-File, entitlement to - Rule 1.16

-Funds - 1.15

-Organizations - Rule 1.13

-Property - Rule 1.15

-Use of information - Rule 1.8

Communication

-Concerning a lawyer's services - Rule 7.1Rule 7.3

-False statements to judicial or legal official - Rule 8.2

-Inadvertently sent - Rule 4.4

-Of fields of practice/specialization - Rule 7.4

-Targeted/advertisement - Rule 7.3

-With clients - Rule 1.4

-With elected officials - Rule 4.2(b)

-With jurors - Rule 3.5

-With persons represented by counsel - Rule 4.2

-With unrepresented persons - Rule 4.3

Competence - Rule 1.1

Concluding representation - Rule 1.3Rule 1.16

Confidentiality

-Client with diminished capacity - Rule 1.14(c)

-Defined - Rule 1.0

-Disclosure to detect conflicts - Rule 1.6

-Disclosure required - Rule 3.3(c)

-Former client - Rule 1.6, Rule 1.9

-Generally - Rule 1.6

-Mistaken receipt of confidential information - Rule 4.4(b)

-Prospective client - Rule 1.18

-Wrongful conviction, evidence of - Rule 3.8(g),(h); Rule 8.6

Conflict of Interest

-Current client - Rule 1.7Rule 1.8

-Government officers and employees (present and former) - Rule 1.11

-Imputation of conflict - Rule 1.9, Rule 1.10

-Former client - Rule 1.9

-Prospective client - Rule 1.18

Consultations - Rule 1.4Rule 1.18

Contact with potential client - Rule 7.3

Costs and expenses of litigation - Rule 1.5Rule 1.8

Covenants not to compete - Rule 5.6

Crime

-Aiding criminal transaction(s) - Rule 1.2

-Commission of - Rule 8.4

-Discussing legal consequences of criminal act - Rule 1.2

-Prevention of - Rule 1.6

D

Declining representation - Rule 1.16

Diligence - Rule 1.3

Discharge from representation - Rule 1.16

Disciplinary matters

-Choice of law - Rule 8.5

-Failure to respond - Rule 8.1

-False statement in connection with - Rule 8.1

Disclosure - Rule 1.6, Rule 1.14Rule 3.3

Disclosure of evidence of wrongful conviction – Rule 3.8Rule 8.6

Discovery - Rule 3.4(d)

Dishonesty - Rule 3.3, Rule 4.1, Rule 8.1Rule 8.4

Duty to report - Rule 8.3

E

Electronic communications

-In definition of “writing” - Rule 1.0 (o)

Entrusted property - Rule 1.15

Escheat - Rule 1.15

Evaluations - Rule 2.3

Evidence

-Alteration/destruction of - Rule 3.4

-Failure to disclose - Rule 3.4Rule 3.8

-Obstruction of access to - Rule 3.4(a)

-Offering false evidence - Rule 3.3(a)(3), Rule 3.4(b)

-Wrongful conviction, evidence of - Rule 3.8(g),(h); Rule 8.6

Ex parte communication - Rule 3.3Rule 3.5

-With judge - Rule 3.5(a)(3)

-With juror - Rule 3.5(a)(2)

Ex parte proceedings, obligation to court - Rule 3.3(d)

Exculpatory information, disclosure of - Rule 3.8

Expediting litigation - Rule 3.2

Extrajudicial statements - Rule 3.6, Rule 3.8

F

False statements - Rule 3.3, Rule 4.1Rule 8.1

Fees

-Compensation from person other than client - Rule 1.8Rule 5.4

-Contingent fee - Rule 1.5(c), Rule 1.5(d)

-Dispute over - Rule 1.15, Rule 1.15-2(a), Rule 1.15-2(g)

-Division of - Rule 1.15

-Excessive fee - Rule 1.15

-Flat fee - Rule 1.15

Financial assistance to client - Rule 1.8

Fraud

-Commission of - Rule 8.4

-Defined - Rule 1.0

-Transactions by client - Rule 1.2(d), Rule 3.3(b)

Frivolous claims - Rule 3.1

G

Gifts - Rule 1.8

Government agency, communication with elected officials - Rule 4.2(b)

Government employees (present and former) - Rule 1.11

Government official, influence over - Rule 8.4

H

Harrassment - Rule 3.5, Rule 4.4Rule 8.4

I

Impartiality - Rule 3.5

Improper comments at trial - Rule 3.4(e)

Imputed disqualification - Rule 1.9, Rule 1.10Rule 1.11

Independence of a lawyer - Rule 5.4

Influence judge, juror, or official - Rule 3.5(a)

Influence over government official - Rule 8.4

Inform, duty to - Rule 1.4

Informed consent

-Confidentiality - Rule 1.6

-Conflicts of interest - Rule 1.7, Rule 1.8Rule 1.9

-Defined - Rule 1.0

-In writing - Rule 1.0Rule 1.7

Informed decisions - Rule 1.4

Intentional prejudice to client - Rule 8.4

Interest on lawyers' trust account (IOLTA) - Rule 1.15

Intimidation - Rule 3.5, Rule 4.4Rule 8.4

J

Judge (former) - Rule 1.12

Judicial officials - Rule 8.2

-Assistance of judicial officer in misconduct - Rule 8.4

-Candidates for judicial office - Rule 8.2

-Obligations of former judicial officials - Rule 1.12

-Statements about - Rule 8.2

Jurors - Rule 3.5(a)(2), Rule 3.5(a)(5), Rule 3.5(b), Rule 3.5(c)

K

Knowingly, defined - Rule 1.0

Knowledge (legal) - Rule 1.1

L

Law clerks - Rule 1.12

Law firms

-Conflict of interest - Rule 1.7, Rule 1.8, Rule 1.9, Rule 1.10Rule 1.11

-Defined - Rule 1.0

-Letterhead - Rule 7.5

-Managers - Rule 5.1

-Name - Rule 7.5Rule 1.17

-Partners - Rule 1.0Rule 5.1

-Sale - Rule 1.17

-Trust Account Oversight Officer - Rule 1.15-4

Law reform activities - Rule 6.4

Law-related services - Rule 5.7

Lawyer's Assistance Program, disclosure to - Rule 1.6

Lawyer's liability - Rule 1.8

Lawyer's personal interest - Rule 1.7(a)(2)

Lawyer's service

-Communications regarding - Rule 7.1

-Interest of person paying for - Rule 1.7

Lead generating services - Rule 7.2

Legal services organization - Rule 6.3

Limitations

-Of scope of representation - Rule 1.2

Limited legal services - Rule 6.5

Literary rights - Rule 1.8

M

Malpractice - Rule 1.1Rule 1.8

Managers - Rule 5.1

Media rights - Rule 1.8

Mediator

-Former - Rule 1.12

-Reporting Misconduct - Rule 8.3(e)

Meritorious claims - Rule 3.1

Metadata, in definition of “writing” - Rule 1.0, Rule 1.6Rule 4.4

Misappropriation - Rule 1.15-2

Misconduct - Rule 8.4

-Bullying, harassment, intimidation - Rule 8.4

-Dishonesty - Rule 8.4

-Fraud - Rule 8.4

-Misrepresentation - Rule 8.4

-Prejudicial to the administration of justice - Rule 8.4

-Reporting of - Rule 8.3

Misleading

-Communication regarding services - Rule 7.1Rule 7.3

-Law firm name - Rule 7.5

Mistaken receipt of confidential information - Rule 4.4(b)

N

Negligence (professional) - Rule 1.1

Neglect - Rule 1.3

Non-compete covenants - Rule 5.6

Nonlawyer assistants - Rule 5.3

O

Opposing party/counsel

-Acceding to reasonable requests - Rule 1.2

-Fairness to - Rule 3.4

Organization as a client - Rule 1.13

Outsourcing - Rule 1.1, Rule 1.6Rule 5.3

P

Payment of fees - Rule 1.5

Plea bargain

-Client's decision to enter - Rule 1.2

-Representation of two or more clients - Rule 1.8

Potential client

-Contact with - Rule 7.3

-Duties to - Rule 1.18

Principal – Rule 1.0

Pro Bono Publico Service - Rule 6.1

Procrastination - Rule 1.3

Professional judgment - Rule 1.2

Prohibited representation - Rule 1.7, Rule 1.9, Rule 1.10Rule 1.11

Promptness - Rule 1.3

Proprietary interest in litigation - Rule 1.8

Prosecutors - Rule 3.8

Prospective clients - Rule 1.18

Public officials - Rule 6.6

Public service - Rule 6.1

Publicity - Rule 3.6Rule 3.8

R

Reasonable, defined - Rule 1.0

Reconciliation of trust assets - Rule 1.15

Records on trust accounts - Rule 1.15-3

Referral services - Rule 7.2

Requests by client - Rule 1.4

Reporting misappropriation - Rule 1.15

Reporting misconduct - Rule 8.3

Representation, scope of - Rule 1.2

Respect for third persons - Rule 4.4

Restrictions on the right to practice - Rule 5.6

S

Safekeeping property - Rule 1.15-2

Sale of law practice - Rule 1.17

Screening (of lawyers) - Rule 1.0, Rule 1.10Rule 1.18

Segregation of lawyer's funds - Rule 1.15

Self-dealing - Rule 1.7Rule 1.8

Settlement

-Client's decision - Rule 1.2

-Representation of two or more clients - Rule 1.8

Sexual relations with a client - Rule 1.19

Skill - Rule 1.1

Solicitation of legal services - Rule 7.3

Specialization - Rule 7.4

Splitting fees

-With lawyer - Rule 1.5(e)

-With nonlawyer - Rule 5.4(a)

Subordinate lawyers - Rule 5.2

Substantial, defined - Rule 1.0

Supervisory lawyers - Rule 5.1

T

Technology, duty of competence as to - Rule 1.1

Termination of representation - Rule 1.3, Rule 1.8Rule 1.16

Testify, client's decision to - Rule 1.2

Third-party neutrals - Rule 1.12, Rule 2.4

Third persons - Rule 4.4

Trade name - Rule 7.5

Trial publicity - Rule 3.6

Tribunal

-Candor toward - Rule 3.3Rule 3.4

-Defined - Rule 1.0

-Disobedience of rules under - Rule 3.4(c)

-Disruption of - Rule 3.5(a)(4)

-Impartiality - Rule 3.5

Trust accounts - Rule 1.15

-Oversight officer, designating principle to serve as – Rule 1.15-4

Truthfulness - Rule 3.3Rule 4.1

U

Unauthorized practice of law - Rule 5.5

Unjustified expectation of results, creating - Rule 7.1

Use of information relating to representation - Rule 1.6, Rule 1.8Rule 1.9

Unrepresented persons - Rule 4.3

W

Waiver

-Of jury trial by client - Rule 1.2

-Of rights and/or legal positions - Rule 1.2

Website address - Rule 7.5

Withdrawal from representation - Rule 1.16

Withholding information - Rule 1.4Rule 3.4

Witness

-Lawyer as - Rule 3.7

-Obstruction of - Rule 3.4(f)

Work load, attorney - Rule 1.3

Writing, defined - Rule 1.0

Wrongful conviction, disclosure of evidence of  Rule 3.8(g), Rule 8.6

Z

Zeal - Preamble, Rule 1.3

 

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