Meetings and Events

Standing Committee on Legal Ethics

Thu, January 20, 2022

10:00 am 

Location: Microsoft Teams Meeting

AGENDA 

 

I. APPROVAL OF MINUTES 

 

II. LEGAL ETHICS OPINIONS 

 

A. LEO 1893 – Conflicts in representation of parent and minor child 

 

B. LEO 1894 – Conflicts in joint representation of multiple minor children; aggregate settlements 

 

Comment received from: Rogers (LGA) 

C. LEO 1897 – Reply all to emails (Rule 4.2) 

 

D. LEO request – Accepting cryptocurrency for legal fees 

 

E. LEO proposal/discussion topic – guidance on when flat fees are earned and how to handle premature termination of flat fee representation 

 

III. ADJOURNMENT 

 

Virginia FOIA Advisory Council: Public Forum Comment Form 

The deliberations of the Standing Committee on Legal Ethics are confidential pursuant to the Rules of the Supreme Court Part 6 § IV Paragraph 10-2 (E). Therefore, all substantive portions of this meeting are closed to nonmembers of the committee.

Updated: Jan 12, 2022