Thursday, March 13, 2008

Rules hearings and conference March 14, 2008

Wisconsin Supreme Court

9:30 a.m. open administrative conference 'In the matter of the Definition of the Practice of Law and the Administration of a Rule Defining the Practice of Law' (07-09)
Petition, attachment 1, attachment 2
December 10, 2007 public hearing audio (a.m.), audio (p.m.)
Justices continue to wrestle with law practice petition by Jack Zemlicka, Wisconsin Law Journal, March 21, 2008

9:30 a.m. Public Hearing 'In the matter of the Amendment to SCR 70.14(2) formalizing vice-chairperson position on the Planning and Policy Advisory Committee (PPAC)' (07-14)

9:30 a.m. Public Hearing 'In the matter of the Proposed Amendment to Wis. Stat. sec. (Rule) 809.18 (Voluntary Dismissal)' (07-15)

Update: Our State Bar reports Wisconsin Supreme Court tackles consumer protection and the definition of the practice of law, and dismissal of cases pending before the court of appeals