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PRESS RELEASE ADVERTISING RULES APRL (002) (003)  CHICAGO (August 8, 2018) The Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL) is pleased to report that  the American Bar Association (ABA) on Monday, August 6, 2018 adopted amendments to the lawyer advertising rules in the ABA’s Model Rules of Professional Conduct. The new rules arose from APRL’s efforts and its 2015 Report of the APRL Regulation of Lawyer Advertising Committee.   These newest changes will now be considered by many jurisdictions as replacements for their existing rules regulating lawyer advertising.

February 1, 2017  APRL Press Release re Professor Painter

Professor Richard Painter, the Former Chief Ethics Lawyer for President George W. Bush, and Co-Counsel in the Constitution-Based Lawsuit Against President Trump, to Speak in Miami on Friday February 3, 2017, at the Lowes Miami Beach Hotel.