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September 15, 2017
Advisory Ethics Opinions 88-9, 75-15, and 73-37 to be withdrawn by Professional Ethics Committee

The Professional Ethics Committee will consider withdrawing or modifying Florida Ethics Opinions 88-9, 75-15, and 73-37. Pursuant to Rule 4(c) and (d) of The Florida Bar Procedures for Ruling on Questions of Ethics, comments from Florida Bar members are solicited on whether the opinions should be withdrawn. The committee will consider any comments received at a meeting to be held at 9:30 a.m., Friday, October 13, 2017, at the Tampa Airport Marriott in conjunction with the Bar’s Fall Meeting. Comments must contain the opinion number(s) and clearly state the issues for the committee to consider. A written argument may be included explaining why the Florida Bar member believes the opinion(s) should be withdrawn or retained and may contain citations to relevant authorities. Comments should be submitted to Elizabeth Clark Tarbert, Ethics Counsel, The Florida Bar, 651 E. Jefferson Street, Tallahassee 32399-2300, and must be postmarked no later than 30 days from the date of this publication.

[Revised: 12-14-2017]