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2006 marks a big year for changes to the Florida Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This article will set forth the changes and explain the process of how they evolved. Part II gives a brief history of the Florida Rules of Professional Conduct. Part III explains the procedure for how these changes were implemented. Part IV explains the general changes throughout the rules, as well as the changes to the preamble, scope, and terminology section. Part V explains the relevant changes in detail. Part VI concludes the article.


This article was originally published in the Nova Law Review of the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center.

An electronic copy of the article has been made available in this electronic Repository with permission from the author(s) under the doctrine of fair use for nonprofit educational purposes.