Posts Tagged ‘professional responsibility’

TAKING THE HIGH GROUND IN MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUSINESS LEGAL COUNSELING-PART THREE

A few words are in order for Arizona lawyers habitually consulting medical marijuana enterprises now that Dennis Burke, the United States Attorney (“USA”) for the District of Arizona, shared some thoughts on the federal government’s position on local enforcement. Of course, in his May 2, 2011, letter to Will Humble, the Director of Arizona’s Department […]

TAKING THE HIGH GROUND IN MEDICAL MARIJUANA BUSINESS LEGAL COUNSELING-PART TWO

In a preceding post from a few days back, I offered that there are several highly unsettling aspects of the State Bar’s Ethics Opinion 11-01 issued in February, 2011. I registered a complaint with the State Bar Ethics Committee, and they kindly responded in due course, for which I am grateful. I hope that they […]