Workers’ Compensation

Ca. Workers' Comp. Quarterly 2018, Vol. 31, No. 3

New Rules of Professional Conduct for California Lawyers


Los Angeles, California

The California Supreme Court has approved new rules of professional conduct for attorneys licensed in California, effective November 1, 2018. The focus of this article is the expansion of the existing settlement ethics rules—in particular, those that affect people trying to settle a case. Violation of the rules can lead to a range of disciplinary actions, including disbarment.

Note: The complete rules are accessible at

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