Sign In
  • InsideTrack
  • March 01, 2017

    Final Order 16-04: Allowing Lawyer-mediators to Draft Settlement Documents in Family Cases

    Wisconsin Supreme Court Notices

    Final Order 16-04: Amending SCR Chapter 20 Relating to Limited Scope Representation to Allow Lawyer-Mediators to Draft Settlement Documents in Family Cases

    On October 14, 2016, the Director of State Courts on behalf of the Planning and Policy Advisory Committee petitioned the supreme court to amend SCR 20:2.4 to create a new sub. (c) to allow lawyer-mediators to draft settlement documents in family cases.

    ORDER ISSUED: February 21, 2017

    DISPOSITION: Petition granted creating SCR 20:2.4(c), effective July 1, 2017

    Quick Reference for Official Notices

    Visit the Official Notices page for a quick reference for locating recent official notices of Wisconsin Supreme Court orders adopting, amending, or repealing rules, statutes, or policies related to Supreme Court rules and State Bar of Wisconsin rules and bylaws. SCR 10.12 allows the State Bar to provide these notices to members through print or electronic media, including the Wisconsin Lawyer magazine, WisBar InsideTrack, or WisBar.org.

    For a comprehensive collection of all official notices, including pending rule petitions, court orders, and other material such as audio of public hearings, visit the Wisconsin Court System’s website or use the quick links on this page. Refer to the Publication Plan for more information on how the State Bar delivers notices to its members.

    Quick Links to Wisconsin Court System




News & Pubs Search

-
Format: MM/DD/YYYY