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          State Rules Comparison Charts

          2018 Amendments to advertising rules (MRPC 7.1-7.5)

ABA MODEL CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT   (2007)   (1990)   (1924)

ABA Model Code of Professional Responsibility  (As amended 1980)

ABA Canons of Ethics  (1908)  (As amended 1956)

ABA Center for Professional Responsibility

ABA Commission on Multidisciplinary Practice

ABA Commission on Multijurisdictional Practice       ABA State-by-state MJP Rule 5.5 adoption chart

ABA Commission to Evaluate the Model Code of Judicial Conduct

ABA Criminal Justice Standards

ABA Ethics 2000 Commission

ABA Ethics 20/20 Commission

ABA Formal Ethics Opinions  (summaries)

ABA Guide to Professionalism Commissions

ABA Lawyer Advertising information       ABA State-by-state Advertising Rules Comparison

ABA Legislative History - Model Rule 4-8.4(g)

ABA Litigation Section "Ethical Guidelines for Settlement Negotiations"

ABA Mediator Ethics Opinions National Clearinghouse

ABA Multijurisdictional Practice Resources (including rules as adopted by states)

ABA - "The Path to Lawyer Well-being" Report

ABA - Pro Bono resources:  Center for Pro Bono; Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service

ABA - Professionalism Codes list

ABA Standards for Approval of Law Schools

ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability

ABA Standing Committee on Professional Discipline

ABA Standing Committee on Public Protection in the Provision of Legal Services

ABA State-by-state In-House Counsel registration rule chart

ABA Survey on Lawyer Discipline Systems (S.O.L.D.)

ABA Task Force on the Attorney-Client Privilege  (Report)

ABA Task Force on the Model Definition of the Practice of Law

ABA "Unbundled Legal Services" page

ABA (American Bar Association) Ethics Resources