Meetings and Events

VSB Legal Ethics Committee Meeting

Thu, January 15, 2015

VSB Offices, Richmond
10:00 a.m.

AGENDA

I.APPROVAL OF MINUTES

II.OPINIONS

A.LEO 1879 – Application of Rule 3.8 to prosecutors in administrative proceedings

B.LEO 1876 – Prosecutor’s obligation to advise an unrepresented defendant of immigration consequences of conviction

Comments received from: Glasberg, Gray, Moseley, Ohneiser, Sidarth, Silek, VACA (Parr), CAIR/IDP/NIPNLG (Altman), Bray

C.LEO 1880 – Duty to file an Anders brief following an indigent client’s guilty plea

D.LEO request – Payout of capital contributions following withdrawal from firm

E.LEO 1881 – Duty to disclose former client’s intent to commit perjury

F.LEO 1882 – Conflict between clients when one client expresses a desire to testify against the other

III.RULE AMENDMENTS

A.Rules 1.1 & 1.6 – Based on Ethics 20/20 amendments to ABA Model Rules

Additional comments received from: Heath, LGA (Gowdy)

IV.       ADJOURNMENT

 

Remote locations: Currently none

Number to notify central location of an interruption:  (804) 775-0500

Updated: Jan 07, 2015