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October 16, 2018

Public Comments Sought on Proposed Changes to Rules of Professional Conduct

The Virginia State Bar’s Standing Committee on Legal Ethics is seeking public comment on two proposed changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct.

The committee proposes a new comment to the Rule 3.8, Additional Responsibilities of a Prosecutor.

And the committee proposes amendments to Rule 4.4, Respect for Rights of Third Persons. 

Comments on both the proposed new comment and the proposed amendment are due no later than November 30, 2018.

Updated: Oct 16, 2018