Final Order 22-02: Amendment of Supreme Court Rule SCR 20:8.4
On March 23, 2022, the State Bar Standing Committee on Professional Ethics filed a rule petition asking the court to amend SCR 20:8.4(i) and replace the existing language with ABA Model Rule 8.4(g).
ORDER ISSUED: July 11, 2023
DISPOSITION: Petition denied.
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