WSR 09-23-036

RULES OF COURT

STATE SUPREME COURT


[ November 5, 2009 ]

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF THE AMENDMENTS TO RPC 1.15A, ELC 15.4, ELC TITLE 15, ELPOC 15.4 AND NEW ELC 15.7 )

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ORDER

NO. 25700-A-932


The Washington State Bar Association and the Legal Foundation of Washington having recommended the adoption of the proposed amendments to RPC 1.15A, ELC 15.4, ELC TITLE 15, ELPOC 15.4 AND New ELC 15.7, and the Court having determined that the proposed amendments will aid in the prompt and orderly administration of justice and further determined that an emergency exists which necessitates an early adoption;

Now, therefore, it is hereby

ORDERED:

(a) That the amendments shown below are adopted.

(b) That pursuant to the emergency provisions of GR 9 (j)(1), the amendments will be published expeditiously and become effective upon publication.

DATED at Olympia, Washington this 5th day of November, 2009.
Chambers, J.


C. Johnson, J.


Susan Owens


Madsen, J.


Fairhurst, J.


Alexander, C. J.



Chambers, J.


Stephens, J.


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