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In-House Counsel Fired for Compliance with Ethical Rules

Goldberg Segalla LLP • August 12, 2015
Ever hear the joke about the in-house attorney who was fired for complying with the Rules of Professional Conduct? It’s no joke. Model Rule 1.13(b) provides that if in-house counsel knows that an employee is violating a law that may be imputed to the employer, the lawyer must proceed in the best interest of the employer.