April 2024 | Vol. 86, No. 4

The Issues: State Bar of Texas Election 2024.

Plus: State Bar of Texas Rules Vote Summary of Proposed amendments.

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2024-2025 State Bar of Texas Legislative Timetable

Texas Day of Civility—April 4, 2024
Celebrating professionalism in our practice.
Written by William G. Hagans

Iron Sharpens Iron
How my historian avocation has made me a better lawyer.
Written by Talmage Boston

2023 Independent Auditor’s Report

State Bar of Texas Rules Vote Summary of Proposed Amendments

The Proposed Rules Explained
Members and former members of the Committee on Disciplinary Rules and Referenda weigh in on the history, process, and substance of the disciplinary rule changes under consideration.

State Bar of Texas Rules Vote
Statements on the Proposed Amendments to the Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct and the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure

Building Blocks for New Adults
TYLA’s signature project, Adulting, closes the legal education gap on growing up.
Written by Eric Quitugua

2024-2025 State Bar President-elect Candidates

The Issues: State Bar of Texas Election 2024

The Issues: Texas Young Lawyers Association Election 2024

Supreme Court of Texas Order
Final Approval of Amendments to Texas Rule of Judicial Administration 7.

Supreme Court of Texas Order
Renewed Emergency Order Regarding Indigent Defense and the Border Security State of Disaster.

Ethics Opinion 699

Ethics Opinion 700



Executive Director’s Page
A Busy Month for Self-Governance
Written by Trey Apffel

President’s Page
AI Technology Is Disruptive; Let’s Embrace the Challenge
Written by Cindy Tisdale

State Bar Director Spotlight
G. David Smith

Legal Tech
Privacy Expectations Fourth Amendment standing bars a party from claiming injury for someone else’s privacy violation.
Written by Pierre Grosdidier

Ethics Question of the Month

TYLA President’s Page
Grow[ing] Up: Knowing the Legal Rights of Adulthood
Written by Laura Pratt

Solo/Small Firm
Tech Unleashed
Game-changing insights for lawyers from ABA TECHSHOW 2024.
Written by Ruby L. Powers

Disciplinary Actions

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