October 30, 2017

Feedback sought from lawyers who deal with witnesses

The Ethics Committee is seeking feedback on draft changes to BC Code rules 5.3 and 5.4 on interviewing and communicating with witnesses. In crafting these draft rules, the Ethics Committee has attempted to preserve the best guidance of the existing BC Code rules, while adopting the basic format and approach of the Federation of Law Societies' Model Code provisions.

Read the consultation materials.