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LAWYER'S HANDBOOK 

2019 Lawyer's Handbook, Volume 2 (January 2020)

The updates to the 2019 Handbook include:

Amendments to the Governing Rules

27 N.C.A.C. 1A, Section .0400, Election, Succession, and Duties of Officers

Rule .0409 President

Rule .0412 Emergency Authority [new rule]

27 N.C.A.C. 1A, Section .0700, Standing Committees and Boards of the State Bar

Rule .0701 Standing Committee and Boards
              
27 N.C.A.C. 1A, Section .1000, Model Bylaws for Use by Judicial District Bars

Rule .1010 Committees

27 N.C.A.C. 1B, Section .0100, Discipline and Disability of Attorneys

Rule .0106 Grievance Committee: Powers and Duties

27 N.C.A.C. 1B, Section .0200, Rules Governing Judicial District Grievance Committees

Rule .0202 Jurisdiction and Authority of District Grievance Committees

27 N.C.A.C. 1C, Section .0200, Rules Governing the Practical Training of Law Students

Rule .0201 Purpose

Rule .0202 Definitions

Rule .0203 Eligibility

Rule .0204 Certification as Legal Intern

Rule .0205 Supervision

Rule .0208 Field Placements [new rule]

Rule .0209 Relationship of Law School and Clinics; Responsibility Upon Departure of Supervising Attorney or Closure of Clinic [new rule]

Rule .0210 Pro Bono Activities [new rule]

27 N.C.A.C. 1D, Section .0700, Procedures for Fee Dispute Resolution

Rule .0701 Purpose and Implementation

Rule .0702 Jurisdiction

Rule .0704 Confidentiality

Rule .0706 Powers and Duties of the Vice-Chairperson

Rule .0707 Processing Requests for Fee Dispute Resolution

Rule .0708 Settlement Conference Proceedings

Rule .0709 Record Keeping

Rule .0710 District Bar Fee Dispute Resolution

Rule .0711 District Bar Settlement Conference Proceedings

27 N.C.A.C. 1D, Section .1500, Rules Governing the Administration of the Continuing Legal Education Program

Rule .1501 Scope, Purpose, and Definitions

Rule .1512 Source of Funds

Rule .1517 Exemptions

Rule .1518 Continuing Legal Education Program

Rule .1519 Accreditation Standards

Rule .1520 Registration of Sponsors and Program Approval

Rule .1521 Credit Hours

Rule .1524 Reinstatement

27 N.C.A.C. 1D, Section .1600, Regulations Governing the Administration of the Continuing Legal Education Program

Rule .1601 General Requirements for Course Approval

Rule .1602 Course Content Requirements

Rule .1603 Registered Sponsors

Rule .1604 Accreditation of Prerecorded, Simultaneous Broadcast, and Computer-Based
Programs

Rule .1605 Computation of Credit

Rule .1606 Fees

Amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct

27 N.C.A.C. 2, The Rules of Professional Conduct

Rule 1.5 Fees

Addition of Recently Adopted Ethics Opinions

2018 Formal Ethics Opinion 5, Accessing Social Network Presence of Represented or Unrepresented Persons

2018 Formal Ethics Opinion 8, Advertising Inclusion in Self-Laudatory List or Organization

2019 Formal Ethics Opinion 5, Receipt of Virtual Currency in Law Practice

2019 Formal Ethics Opinion 6, Offering Incentive to Engage with Law Practice’s Social Networking Sites

 

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2019 Lawyer's Handbook

2018 Lawyer's Handbook, Volume 2 (October 2018)

2018 Lawyer's Handbook

2017 Lawyer's Handbook, Volume 2 (October 2017)

2017 Lawyer's Handbook

2016 Lawyer's Handbook, Volume 2 (November 2016)

2016 Lawyer's Handbook

2015 Lawyer's Handbook, Volume 2 (January 2016)

2015 Lawyer's Handbook

2014 Lawyer's Handbook (October 2014)

2014 Lawyer's Handbook

2013 Lawyer's Handbook (September 2013)

2013 Lawyer's Handbook

2012 Lawyer's Handbook (October 2012)

2012 Lawyer's Handbook

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