Publication 250

In addition to the Rules of the State Bar, other legal authority applies to the State Bar of California and its members. Publication 250 is a selective compilation that authority. It includes the judicial article of the California Constitution (Article VI), California Rules of Court, the sections of the Business & Professions Code known as the State Bar Act, and other statutes.

Publication 250 is updated annually and available by mail for $20. It may also be purchased at the San Francisco or Los Angeles offices of the State Bar for $15. Ordering information is available at 415-538-2148. The contents of Publication 250 is also online free of charge via the links below.

California Constitution, Article VI
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California Rules of Professional Conduct
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State Bar Act (Business & Professions Code § 6000 )
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California Rules of Court, Title 9: Rules on Law Practice, Attorneys and Judges
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California Rules of Court, Title 3, Ch. 3, Art. 2: Rules of Conduct for Mediators in Court-Connected Mediation Programs for Civil Cases
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Selected Statutes Regarding Attorneys
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Supreme Court Order S158605 Regarding the State Bar IOLTA Program

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Rules of the State Bar Regarding Trust Accounts - Title 2. Division 5.
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Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Lawyer Referral Services
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Additional Information Concerning Minimum Continuing Legal Education
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Minimum Continuing Legal Education Rules and Regulations
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1989 Rules of Professional Conduct (effective 1989 to 1992)
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1975 Rules of Professional Conduct (effective 1975 to 1989)
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Pro Bono Resolution Adopted by the Board of Trustees
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16 Code of Federal Regulations Part 322 Mortgage Assistance Relief Services Rule
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