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- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Realtors expand ethical prohibition on racist & discriminatory speech
- Panel requires review of three-time cap on exam attempts in case of nurse candidate who tested in “suboptimal” conditions
- California virtual proctoring flags one third of remote bar exams
- Following default judgment, court rejects maximum fines without separate analysis
- Delay in prosecuting disciplinary charges will not result in their dismissal
It has been 40 years since the U.S. Supreme Court held in Bates v. State Bar of Arizona that the traditional ban on lawyer advertising was unconstitutional. In the intervening years, lawyers have devoted an increasing amount of time and money towards getting their names, faces, and sometimes catchphrases into the public consciousness. Kantar Media’s Campaign Media Analysis Group predicts that in 2017, based on monthly averages, lawyers, law firms and legal-service providers . . .
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