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    Notices

    If you are filing comments with the Supreme Court of Florida in an existing rules case, you must file using the statewide e-portal pursuant to R. Jud. Admin. 2.516. The e-portal is at https://www.myflcourtaccess.com/
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    Rules Regulating The Florida Bar

    Rules Regulating The Florida Bar in PDF.

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    Bar Rule Opinions

    June 11, 2015 - Effective October 1, 2015
    SC14-2088 In Re: Amendments to the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar (Biennial Petition). External Link On June 11, 2015, the Supreme Court of Florida issued an opinion in case number SC14-2088. Amendments are effective October 1, 2015. A summary of the amendments is available. PDF document opens in new window

    May 21, 2015 - Effective October 1, 2015
    SC14-2107 In Re: Amendments to Rules Regulating The Florida Bar (Biennial Petition Housekeeping). External Link On May 21, 2015, the Supreme Court of Florida issued an opinion in case number SC14-2107. Amendments are effective October 1, 2015. A summary of the amendments is available. PDF document opens in new window
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    Bar Rule Petitions Filed (Pending)

    The Florida Bar Petition to Amend the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar - Standards for Board Certification in Condominium and Planned Development Law, Case No. SC15-824, was filed on May 1, 2015.

    Petition
    Appendix A
    Appendix B
    Appendix C
    Appendix D Part 1
    Appendix D Part 2

    The Florida Bar Petition to Amend Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 4-1.5 Fees And Costs For Legal Services, Case No. SC14-2112 was filed on October 28, 2014.

    Petition
    Appendix A
    Appendix B
    Appendix C
    Appendix D

    The Florida Bar Petition to Amend Rule Regulating The Florida Bar 4-7.22 Lawyer Referral Services, Case No. SC14-2126 was filed on October 28, 2014.

    Petition
    Appendix A
    Appendix B
    Appendix C
    Appendix D

    To view all proposed amendments to the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar or the Florida Rules of Court Procedure, visit the Supreme Court website External Link.
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    Oral Arguments

    Florida Supreme Court Oral Argument Schedule External Link

    [Revised: 06-11-2015]