NEW!! DECEMBER 20 2012- Amended Rule 2.11 FOR COMMENT
The ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility and the ABA Standing Committee on Professional Discipline are pleased to release for comment revised draft proposed amendments to Rule 2.11 of the ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct. The new amendments address judicial disqualification issues that may arise as a result of contributions or expenditures made in support of or in opposition to a state judge’s election or retention election campaign.
Please submit written comments to Natalia Vera, Center for Professional Responsibility Senior Paralegal, at Natalia.Vera@americanbar.org, no later than February 22, 2013.