The ABA House of Delegates approved Report and Recommendation 105 during the 2018 ABA Midyear Meeting that urges stakeholders, where appropriate, to consider the recommendations set out in the report, The Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change.
On April 17, 2018, the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility issued Formal Opinion 481, A Lawyer’s Duty to Inform a Current or Former Client of the Lawyer’s Material Error.
The committee confronted the question of a lawyer’s obligation to inform both a client and a former client when the lawyer discovers that a mistake was made during the representation. The head note reads...
2018 ABA National Specialization Roundtable