California Bar Journal
OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA - NOVEMBER 2001
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California Bar Journal

The State Bar of California


REGULARS

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Front Page - November 2001
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News / News Briefs
Two new judges named to bar court; Stovitz to preside
New protections for consumers
Court approves disclosure of some private disciplines
Board member Erica Yew named to Santa Clara bench
40 receive Foundation scholarships
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Trials Digest
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Opinion
From the President - Intentional UPL should be a felony
International law in a post-Sept. 11 world
Lawyers' response: First, do no harm
Delicate balance between liberty and security
Con artists single out immigrants
Letters to the Editor
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MCLE Self-Study
Restructuring a bankrupt global company
Self-Assessment Test
MCLE Calendar of Events
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You Need to Know
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Public Comment
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Discipline
Ethics Byte - New decision may subject lawyers to suits
Trust fund scam leads to summary disbarment
Attorney Discipline

PUBLIC COMMENT

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Suspension for failure to pay child support

Proposed modification of the Rules and Regulations of the State Bar as they relate to the suspension of members for failure to pay child and family support would authorize the secretary of the State Bar, rather than the board of governors, to make the annual recommendation for suspension to the Supreme Court.

SOURCE: Charlotte Blackford
DEADLINE: Nov. 15
CONTACT: Charlotte Blackford, Office of Membership Records, 180 Howard St., San Francisco 94105-1639; 415/538-2237