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Rules: Rule 1.7, Rule 4.2
Subjects: Conflicts of Interest, Contact with Represented Parties
Ethics Committee Advisory Opinion #2018-19/02 by the NHBA Ethics Committee. This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its May 6, 2019 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.1, Rule 1.4, Rule 1.6, Rule 8.5
Subjects: Client Communications, Competence, Confidentiality, Confidentiality of Information
Ethics Committee Advisory Opinion #2018-19/01 by the NHBA Ethics Committee. This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its May 6, 2019 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.7 (a) (1), Rule 1.7 (a)(2)
Subjects: Concurrent Conflicts of Interest, Waivability of Conflicts of Interest
Ethics Committee Advisory Opinion #2017-18/02 by the NHBA Ethics Committee. This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its June 28, 2018 meeting.
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This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its November 16, 2017 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.16 (d), Rule 1.17, Rule 1.5 (f), Rule 5.4 (a)(1), Rule 5.4(a)(2), Rule 5.4(a)(3), Rule 5.4(b), Rule 5.4(d)
Subjects: Professional Independence of a Lawyer, Sale of Law Practice, , Withdrawal from Representation
This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its April 20, 2017 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.1, Rule 1.1 (c), Rule 1.2 (a), Rule 1.2 (d), Rule 1.2 (f), Rule 1.2 (g), Rule 1.6, Rule 1.7, Rule 3.1, Rule 3.3 (a)(3), Rule 3.4 (d)
Subjects: Candor to the Tribunal, Competence, Limited Representation, Meritorious Claims and Contentions, Scope of Representation
This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its March 3, 2016 meeting.
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This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its June 16, 2016 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.0 (e), Rule 1.16, Rule 1.4, Rule 1.6, Rule 1.7
Subjects: Concurrent Conflicts of Interest, Estate Planning, Joint Representation
This opinion was submitted for publication to the NHBA Board of Governors at its June 18, 2015 meeting.
Rules: Rule 1.4, Rule 1.6
Subjects: Client with Diminished Capacity, Confidentiality
Can an Attorney Disclose Confidential Client Information, Over a Client's Objection, to Protect the Client from Elder Abuse or Other Threats of Substantial Bodily Injury?
Rules: Rule 1.1 (b), Rule 1.1 (c), Rule 3.4, Rule 4.1 (a), Rule 4.2, Rule 4.3, Rule 4.4, Rule 5.3, Rule 8.4 (a)
Subjects: Agents of Lawyers; Acting Through Others, and Third Parties, Competence and Diligence, Contact with Witnesses, Truthfulness
Rules: Rule 1.0, Rule 1.6, Rule 3.3, Rule 4.1
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