Ethics Opinion Drafts: Feedback Form

The State Bar of Nevada’s Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility has drafted a formal advisory opinion and is seeking comments from membership before the revisions are finalized.

The formal opinion is regarding the following:

Prospective Conflict Waivers.

Question 1. Does Nevada accept the general principle in Comment 22 to ABA Model Rule 1.7 and allow prospective conflict waivers?

Question 2. If so, what must a prospective conflict waiver contain to be effective and avoid running afoul of the Nevada Rules of Professional Conduct?

You can read the full text of the draft opinion by clicking on the link above.

The deadline to submit feedback is Friday, October 1, 2021. Members can provide feedback by completing the following form:

Draft Ethics Opinion Feedback Form

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