Legal Ethics Library
Legal Ethics Library, from Cornells Legal Information Institute
(LII), contains the full text of the professional conduct codes or
rules, and various state ethics opinions. Coverage is provided for
most states. The LII publishes some, and others are included through
links to state bar or court sites. This library can be searched via
the table of contents or via a full-text search.
Center for Professional Responsibility
for Professional Responsibility provides national leadership and vision
in developing and interpreting standards and scholarly resources in
legal ethics. This site provides information on developments in the
area of legal ethics.
resource focusing on the unique ethical issues raised by the technology
of the Internet. The sites most useful service tracks and publishes
state and local ethics rulings relating to the Internet, including
attorney advertising and e-mail communication. The site also hosts
the WebEthics Forum, a threaded hypertext discussion focusing on the
ethical issues involving Internet use by legal professionals.
site for ethics and professional responsibility with links to law
and governments documents, journals, newsletters, message boards,
government agencies, individual state bar associations, and ethics
Organization of Bar Counsel
of the National Organization of Bar Counsel (NOBC) enforce the ethical
rules which regulate the professional conduct of lawyers. This sites
highlight is its semi-annual compilation of court decisions on attorney
disciplinary matters. The NOBC prepares summaries of new court cases
and ethics opinions for its meetings twice a year. Summaries are available
from 1996 on, with each summarys digest organized by topic.
The page also lists the staff of every state ethics agency and provides
links to various ethics sites.