RULES OF COURTSTATE SUPREME COURT
June 10, 2011
|IN THE MATTER OF THE
ADOPTION OF THE
AMENDMENTS TO GR
30 -- ELECTRONIC FILING;
MAR -- 3.2 -- AUTHORITY OF
ARBITRATOR; MAR 6.2 -- FILING OF
AWARD; MAR 6.3 -- JUDGMENT ON
AWARD; MAR 6.4
| -- WITNESS
COSTS AND ATTORNEY FEES AND
COSTS AND MAR 7.1 -- REQUEST
FOR TRAIL DE NOVO; RPC 1.10 (a),
(e) -- IMPUTATION ON CONFLICTS
OF INTEREST: GENERAL RULE;
RPC 1.15A (h)(7) -- SAFEGUARDING
PROPERTY; RPC 1.2(f) -- SCOPE OF
ALLOCATION OF AUTHORITY
BETWEEN LAWYER AND CLIENT;
RPC 1.6 -- CONFIDENTIALITY OF
1.8(g) -- CONFLICT OF INTEREST:
CURRENT CLIENT: SPECIFIC
RULES; RPC 3.4 -- FAIRNESS TO
OPPOSING PARTY AND COUNSEL;
AND RPC 5.5 -- UNAUTHORIZED
PRACTICE OF LAW;
PRACTICE OF LAW; CrRLJ
6.13 -- EVIDENCE |)
The JIS Committee having recommended the adoption of the
proposed amendments to GR 30 -- Electronic Filing; the
Washington State Bar Association having recommended the
adoption of the proposed amendments to MAR -- 3.2 -- Authority of
Arbitrator; MAR 6.2 -- Filing of Award; MAR 6.3 -- Judgment on
Award; MAR 6.4
-- Witness Costs and Attorney Fees and Costs and
MAR 7.1 -- Request for Trail De Novo; RPC 1.10 (a),
(e) -- Imputation of Conflicts of Interest: General Rule; RPC
1.15A (h)(7) -- Safeguarding Property; RPC 1.2(f) -- Scope of
Representation and Allocation of Authority Between Lawyer and
Client; RPC 1.6 -- Confidentiality of Information; RPC
1.8(g) -- Conflict of Interest: Current Client: Specific
Rules; RPC 3.4 -- Fairness to Opposing Party and Counsel; and
RPC 5.5 -- Unauthorized Practice of Law; Multijurisdictional
Practice of Law; and the Department of Licensing having
recommended the adoption of the proposed amendments to CrRLJ
6.13 -- Evidence, and the Court having considered the amendments
and comments submitted thereto, and having determined that the
proposed amendments will aid in the prompt and orderly
administration of justice;
Now, therefore, it is hereby
(a) That the amendments as shown below are adopted.
(b) That the amendments will be published in the
Washington Reports and will become effective September 1,
DATED at Olympia, Washington this 10th day of June, 2011.
|| Madsen, C.J.
| C. Johnson, J.
|| J. M. Johnson, J.
| Alexander, J.
|| Fairhurst, J.
| Owens, J.
|| Stephens, J.
| Chambers, J.
|| Wiggins, J.
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