Wisconsin Supreme Court Final Orders
Order 19-08: Amending Rules to Streamline the Disciplinary Process
On March 13, 2019, the Office of Lawyer Regulation Procedure Review Committee petitioned the court to amend certain SCRs in chapters 21 and 22 to streamline the disciplinary process, including eliminating District Committees, allowing the OLR to reach an earlier resolution of grievances in appropriate circumstances, and to promote cooperation between the OLR and attorneys.
ORDER ISSUED: Dec. 18, 2019
DISPOSITION: Petition granted in part, subject to issuance of a further order by the court.
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