TITLE

Pay-to-play rules posed

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/22/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30563, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the American Bar Association's ethics committee has released two proposed model rules of conduct aimed at prohibiting lawyers from engaging in pay-to-play practices to obtain business from state or local governments. Prohibition of solicitation of political contributions to obtain government engagements; Plan to hold a public hearing on the proposed rules; Ambivalent reaction of the legal community. INSET: ABA panel's anti-pay-to-play proposals.
ACCESSION #
1542654

 

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