The Committee on Disciplinary Rules and Referenda (CDRR) has published proposed rules changes regarding confidentiality/ethics advice and diminished capacity.
These were also printed in the (September) Texas Bar Journal and the (August 31) Texas Register. A public hearing on the proposed rules will be held at 10 a.m. October 10, 2018, at the Texas Law Center in Austin.
The public can listen via teleconference at 1-605-475-5604, Passcode: 2870504#
The committee also will accept comments concerning the proposed rules through November 1, 2018. Comments can be submitted at texasbar.com/CDRR.
The committee was created by Government Code section 81.0872 and is responsible for overseeing the initial process for proposing a disciplinary rule. For more information, go to texasbar.com/CDRR.