Board to propose amendments to the advertising rules
The Board of Governors of The Florida Bar gives notice of filing with the Supreme Court of Florida, on or about May 24, 2021 a petition to amend the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar. A summary of the proposed amendments is printed below. Some are substantive revisions; others are merely editorial refinements. A copy of this consolidated submission may be requested by contacting the Rules Administrative Coordinator, The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson St., Tallahassee 32399-2300 or calling (850) 561-5600, ext. 5751. Members who desire to comment on these proposed amendments may do so within 30 days of the filing of the Bar’s petition. Comments must be filed directly with the clerk of the Supreme Court of Florida, and a copy must be served on the executive director of The Florida Bar. Rule 1-12.1, Rules Regulating The Florida Bar, governs these proceedings.
RULES REGULATING THE FLORIDA BAR
Chapter 4 Rules of Professional Conduct
RULE 4-7.19 EVALUATION OF ADVERTISEMENTS
Summary: Within subdivision (a), changes location of filing from the bar’s headquarters address in Tallahassee to “in the manner specified by The Florida Bar as posted on its website.”