NABL Likes Concept of Bar Group Rule, But Not All Its Parts

Hume, Lynn
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/23/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30584, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the National Association of Bond Lawyers' (NABL) support for a rule proposed by a New York City bar group that would require lawyers to disclose political contributions. NABL's plan to call for the rule to cover only lawyers who practice and make political contributions in New York State; Concerns that the group's proposed rule may be too far-reaching.


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