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May 01, 2013

Virginia State Bar E-News, May 2013

The Supreme Court of Virginia is considering proposed amendments to Rules 1A:1 and 1A:3 related to the admission of foreign attorneys to practice in Virginia without examination, and the procedure for revocation of certificates issued to foreign attorneys. Comments due by May 31.

The Supreme Court of Virginia has approved amendments to Rules 7.1-7.5 of the Rules of Professional Conduct. The amendments move specific examples of lawyer advertising statements or claims from the body of rules to the comment sections, and remove unnecessary and redundant language.

Last call for discounted registration fee for 2013 Annual Meeting, June 13-16. Your registration fee entitles you to attend CLE programs and special events. Rates increase May 13.

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Updated: May 01, 2013