NY Pro Bono Disclosure In Flux Following Criticism From Bar

Law360, New York (July 24, 2013, 3:06 PM EDT) -- A controversial new rule designed to increase pro bono work in New York by requiring attorneys to disclose their hours may not be set in stone, a court spokesman said Wednesday, after the state's top judge met with a lawyer group that has criticized the mandate as a possible privacy infringement.

New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman met Tuesday with the current set of leaders at the New York State Bar Association, who have said they believe the disclosure rule not only was enacted by...
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