Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Supreme court rules hearings and conferences February 24, 2010

9:30 a.m. In the matter of review of amendments to SCR 20:1.15 Safekeeping Property; SCR 20:1.0 Definitions; SCR 21:16 Discipline; and SCR 12.04 Wisconsin Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection (06-04) Open Administrative Conference on Petition. January 17, 2007 hearing


9:30 a.m. In the matter of the amendment of Supreme Court Rule 40.08 relating to adverse determination of a bar applicant's character and fitness (08-11) hearing on Amended Petition


9:30 a.m. The Petition of the State Bar of Wisconsin to Modify Chapter 72 of the Supreme Court Rules (09-07), hearing on Amended Petition and Supporing memo

Petition filed to permit expungement of records without statutory authorization

AG opposes Bar call to expand courts' record erasure powers, by Bruce Vielmetti, Proof and Hearsay

Wisconsin justices hear arguments over court records: State Bar proposes giving judges more power to expunge, by Todd Richmond, The Associated Press (via WisPolitics)

Supreme Court to continue studying record retention and removal petition, by Adam Korbitz, Government Relations Coordinator, State Bar of Wisconsin

Supreme Court reviews expunction petition, by Jack Zemlicka, Wisconsin Law Journal


Supreme Court sets 2010 schedule of rule-making proceedings, by Adam Korbitz, Government Relations Coordinator, State Bar of Wisconsin