From the Illinois Bar Journal: "Get Ready for Illinois’ New Rules of Professional Conduct," by By Robert A. Creamer--
On July 1, the Illinois Supreme Court announced adoption of a new set of rules of professional conduct for Illinois lawyers that take effect January 1, 2010. This article describes the background of the new Rules and highlights significant changes. The new rules are available on the court’s website . . .
The article is recommended for Illinois lawyers. Meanwhile, the ISBA is offering CLE programs about the new rules--the programs in Springfield and Carbondale are coming up.