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Jul 03, 2014 13-07, 13-13 In the matter of the petition of the State Bar of Wisconsin proposing revisions to SCR 10.04 and SCR 10.05 relating to Officers and the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Wisconsin. In the Matter of the Petition to Review Change in State Bar Bylaws - Article II, Section 7(b) and following Article II section 7. HTML 
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Jul 03, 2014 13-06 In the matter of the Petition to Amend Supreme Court Rule 22.12 Relating to Stipulations in Lawyer Disciplinary Proceedings. (07/03/14) HTML 
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Jul 03, 2014 08-28A In the matter of creation of procedures for lawyer support and monitoring and procedures for referrals from the Office of Lawyer Regulation HTML 
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Jul 01, 2014 13-14 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 60.04. (07/01/14) HTML 
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Jun 27, 2014 13-10 In the matter of petition to amend Supreme Court Rule Chapter 20 and Wis. Stat. Chapters 800, 801, 802, and 809 relating to Limited Scope Representation. (Effective January 1, 2015) HTML 
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Jun 24, 2014 13-12 In the matter of the Petition to Create Supreme Court Rule 22.21m Relating to Public Notice of Formal Investigations in the Public Interest HTML 
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Jun 24, 2014 13-08 In the matter of the petition of the State Bar of Wisconsin proposing revisions to SCR 10.05(4)(a)(5)and SCR 10.05(4)(g) Board of Governors, Functions; SCR 10.06(2) Executive Committee, Powers; SCR 10.09(2) Disbursements; SCR 10.12 Official Publication; Notice to Members; SCR 10.13(2) Amendment, Amendment of Bylaws. (07/01/14) HTML 
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Jun 20, 2014 13-11 In the matter of the petition for amendment to Supreme Court Rule 10.03(4)(b)2 relating to pro hac vice applications. (07/01/14)
Instructions on applying for admission pro hace vice and paying the fee
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Oct 01, 2013 13-03 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rules 10.03(3) and (7) relating to inactive members requesting active status and readmission after resignation from the State Bar. (Effective 01/01/2014) HTML 
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Oct 01, 2013 10-09 In the matter of the amended petition to amend various Rules in Chapter 20 of the Supreme Court Rules. (Effective 10/01/2013) HTML 
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Sep 16, 2013 13-02A In the matter of the Petition to Create Supreme Court Rule 40.145 relating to the Waiver of Fees for Qualified Veterans. (Effective 09/16/13). HTML 
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Jun 14, 2013 13-01 In the matter of petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 31.05(6). (Effective 06/14/13). HTML 
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Apr 19, 2013 13-02 In the matter of the Petition to Create Supreme Court Rule 40.145 relating to the Waiver of Fees for Qualified Veterans. (Effective 04/19/13). HTML 
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Jan 23, 2013 12-10 In the matter of the petition for amendment to Supreme Court Rule 22.24 relating to costs assessments in the lawyer regulation system. (01/23/13) HTML 
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Nov 01, 2012 12-03 In the matter of the petition to amend Wis. Stats. 804.01, 805.07 and 905.03 relating to inadvertent disclosure of protected or privileged information. (01/01/13) HTML 
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Nov 01, 2012 11-08 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 40.02(2) and to create Supreme Court Rules 40.055 and 40.14(3)(i) relating to the legal competence requirements of graduates of law schools in other nations; fees. (12/01/2012) HTML 
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Nov 01, 2012 12-05 In the matter of the amendment to Supreme Court Rules 72.01, 72.03, 72.04, 72.05, and Wis. Stat. 801.17, 807.06, and 809.15 relating to record retention and electronically or optically stored records. (01/01/13) HTML 
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Oct 16, 2012 12-06 In the matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 99.01(4)(e), Construction of Supreme Court Rules. (Effective 10/16/12). HTML 
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Jul 05, 2012 12-02 In the matter of the petition requesting information pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 40.12, and to create a Supreme Court Rule 30.03 and repeal Supreme Court Rule 40.12, requiring the Board of Bar Examiners to abide by the state Open Records and Open Meeting Laws. HTML 
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Jul 05, 2012 11-08 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 40.02(2) and to create Supreme Court Rules 40.055 and 40.14(3)(i) relating to the legal competence requirements of graduates of law schools in other nations; fees. HTML 
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Jul 05, 2012 11-07 In the matter of the petition to create a Supreme Court Rule for legal services following a major disaster. HTML 
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Jul 05, 2012 11-05 In the matter of the petition to review change in State Bar bylaw. HTML 
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Jun 06, 2012 11-04 In the matter of the petition for a voluntary State Bar of Wisconsin. HTML 
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May 22, 2012 11-09 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 60.04(1)(g) relating to ex parte communications in treatment courts. HTML 
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May 04, 2012 12-04 In the matter of Amendments to Wisconsin Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures II.A. and III.B. HTML 
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Mar 15, 2012 11-03 In the matter of the repeal and recreation of SCR 70.38-70.39, relating to court security and facilities. (Effective 03/15/2012). HTML 
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Mar 03, 2012 11-06 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 31.05. HTML 
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Feb 24, 2012 10-08 In the matter of the petition to establish a right to counsel in civil cases. HTML 
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Feb 17, 2012 03-03A In the matter of amendments to Supreme Court Rules Chapter 36 – Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian Ad Litem for an Adult. (Effective 07/01/12) HTML 
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Nov 11, 2011 09-08 In the matter of petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 10.03(5)(b)1. (Effective 01/01/12) HTML 
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Oct 21, 2011 09-08 In the matter of petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 10.03(5)(b)1. (Effective 01/01/12) HTML 
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Sep 22, 2011 11-02 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rules 40.01 and 40.14 relating to application for bar admission. (Effective 09/22/2011) HTML 
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Jul 06, 2011 11-01 In the matter of the petition for a voluntary State Bar of Wisconsin. HTML 
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Jul 06, 2011 10-03 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 81.02. HTML 
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Jul 06, 2011 05-01B In the matter of review of amendments to Supreme Court Rules relating to Cost Assessments in the Lawyer Regulation System. (Effective 01/01/2012) HTML 
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July 06, 2011 07-11B In the matter of the petition to create a rule governing the discretionary transfer of cases to tribal court. (Effective 07/01/09) HTML 
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Jun 08, 2011 08-13 In the matter of creation of Supreme Court Rule 40.075 relating to conditional admission to the Bar. (06/08/2011) HTML
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Apr 29, 2011 10-10 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 12.07 Relating to Assessment of Attorneys for the Wisconsin Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection. (Effective 01/01/2012) HTML
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Apr 27, 2011 10-11 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rules Chapters 70 and 33 relating to administration of municipal courts. (Effective 07/01/11) HTML
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Mar 01, 2011 08-11 In the matter of the amendment of SCR 40.08 relating to adverse determinations of bar applicants' character and fitness. (04/01/11) HTML
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Feb 22, 2011 10-04 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rules 21.16, 22.19, and 22.29, establishing standards and procedures for permanent revocation. HTML
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Nov 10, 2010 09-01A In the matter of amendment of Wis. Stat. 802.10, 804.01, 804.08, 804.09, 804.12, and 805.07. (Effective 01/01/11) HTML
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Nov 05, 2010 10-06 In the matter the amendment of Supreme Court Rule 71.01, regarding required court reporting, and Wis. Stat. s. 885.42, videotape procedure. (Effective 01/01/11) HTML
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Nov 05, 2010 10-05 the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 20:1.15(e)(2)a., relating to trust account insurance and safety requirements. (Effective 01/01/11) HTML
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Nov 04, 2010 09-09 In the matter of the petition to amend or repeal Supreme Court Rule 40.03, Diploma Privilege. HTML 
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Oct 06, 2010 10-07 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rules 12.02(6) and 12.03(7) concerning the Lawyers Assistance Corporation. (Effective 10-06-10) HTML 
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Jul 27, 2010 09-03 In the matter of creation of Wis. Stat. s. 887.27 and Wis. Stat. s. 901.09 and amendment of Supreme Court Rule 70.155, relating to the submission of evidence originating in a language other than English. (Effective 01-01-11) HTML
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Jul 27, 2010 07-09 In the matter of the Definition of the Practice of Law and the Administration of a Rule Defining the Practice of Law. NOTICE OF RULE CHANGE HTML 
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Jul 27, 2010 07-09 In the matter of the Definition of the Practice of Law and the Administration of a Rule Defining the Practice of Law. (Effective 01-01-11) HTML 
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Jul 07, 2010 08-16, 08-25,
09-10 & 09-11
In the matter of amendment of the Code of Judicial Conduct's rules on recusal. In the matter of amendment of Wis. Stat. s. 757.19. HTML 
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Jul 06, 2010 09-01 In the matter of amendment of Wis. Stat. ss. 802.10, 804.01, 804.08, 804.09, 804.12, and 805.07. HTML 
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May 27, 2010 10-01 & 10-02 In the matter of the petition to amend Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 809.19 relating to the content of appellate appendices. In the matter of the petition to amend Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 809.62 relating to content of Appendix to Petitions for Review. (Effective 01-01-11) HTML 
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May 27, 2010 06-04A In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rules 20:1.15(b)(4m) and 20:1.15(e)(4)h. Safekeeping Property. (Effective 01-01-11) (Comments due 08-15-10) HTML 
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May 14, 2010 08-28 In the matter of creation of procedures for lawyer support and monitoring and procedures for referrals from the Office of Lawyer Regulation. (Effective 07-01-10) HTML 
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Apr 29, 2010 09-12 In the matter of amendment of Wis. Stat. s. 904.085(4)(e) relating to communications in mediation as evidence. (Effective 07-01-10) HTML 
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Apr 01, 2010 09-02 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 72.01 regarding record retention. (Effective 07-01-10) HTML 
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Feb 04, 2010 09-03 In the matter of creation of Wis. Stat. s. 887.27, Wis. Stat. s. 901.08, and Supreme Court Rule 70.155, relating to the submission of evidence originating in a language other than English. (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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Dec 11, 2009 09-05 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 71.01 regarding required reporting of court proceedings. (Effective 01-01-10) HTML 
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Nov 24, 2009 08-27 & 06-09 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 10.03(3) relating to classes of membership in the State Bar; In the matter of the petition of the United States Administrative Law Judges Appointed under 5 U.S.C. 3105 to Amend SCR 10.03(3)(a). HTML 
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Nov 02, 2009 09-06 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rule 10.04(1) to permit non-resident members to serve as certain officers of the State Bar of Wisconsin. (Effective 04-01-10) HTML 
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Sep 10, 2009 08-23 In the matter of the petition to amend Supreme Court Rules 31.01 and 31.03 Relating to the Electronic Filing of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Reports. (Effective 09-10-09) HTML 
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Aug 03, 2009 08-13 In the Matter of Creation of Supreme Court Rule 40.075 Relating to Conditional Admission to the Bar. (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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Jul 01, 2009 07-11A In the matter of the petition to create a rule governing the discretionary transfer of cases to tribal court. (Effective 07-01-09) HTML 
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Jul 01, 2009 08-03 In the matter of amendment of SCR 20:1.15 Safekeeping property; trust accounts and fiduciary accounts. (Effective 01-01-10) HTML 
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Jun 17, 2009 08-24 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rules Chapter 20, Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys. (Effective 07-01-09) HTML 
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Jun 17, 2009 09-04 In the matter of Amendment of the Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures. (Effective 06-17-09) HTML 
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Jun 05, 2009 08-17 In the matter of Creation of an Access to Justice Commission. (Effective 06-05-09) HTML 
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Apr 29, 2009 08-09 In the matter of creation of Supreme Court Rule 40.055 Relating to Admitting Graduates of Law Schools in Other Nations. HTML 
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Mar 27, 2009 08-08 In the matter of Creation of Supreme Court Rule 40.056 Authorizing Registered Legal Consultants. HTML 
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Feb 20, 2009 08-06 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 31.13(2) regarding the manner of filing documents relating to continuing legal education requirements. (Effective 06-01-09) HTML 
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Feb 20, 2009 08-14 In the matter of amendment of Supreme Court Rule 40.14(2) regarding the filing of applications for admission and Supreme Court Rule 40.14(3)(h) regarding the fee for late application under the diploma privilege. (Effective 06-01-09) HTML 
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Jan 30, 2009 02-03 In the matter of the adoption of procedures for original action cases involving state legislative redistricting. (Matter dismissed and administrative conference canceled) HTML 
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Jan 06, 2009 08-15 & 08-18 In the matter of the petitions to create Wis. Stat. ss. (Rule) 809.19, 809.32, 80.62, and 809.80 relating to the electronic filing of appellate briefs, no-merit reports, and petitions for review and responses. (Effective 07-01-09) HTML 
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Jan 06, 2009 08-07 In the matter of amendment to Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 40.05 relating to admitting lawyers upon proof of practice elsewhere. (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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Jan 06, 2009 08-05 In the matter of the amendment of Supreme Court Rules 31.10(1) and 31.11 regarding notices of noncompliance with continuing legal education requirements and reinstatement. (Effective 01-06-09) HTML 
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Jan 06, 2009 08-02 In the matter of the amendment of Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 809.23 regarding citation to unpublished opinions. (Effective 07-01-09) HTML 
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Dec 03, 2008 08-04 In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Rules (SCR) 31.01, 31.03, 31.05, and 31.07 Relating to Procedures for Reporting Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credits (Effective 12-03-08) HTML 
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Dec 01, 2008 05-01A In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Rules relating to Cost Assessments in the Lawyer Regulation System HTML 
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Oct 31, 2008 08-26 In the matter of corrections to Supreme Court Order 06-06 amending Supreme Court Rules 20:5.5, 20:8.5, and 10.03 (4) (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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Jul 31, 2008 07-11 In the matter of the petition to create a rule governing the discretionary transfer of cases to tribal court (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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Jul 30, 2008 08-21 In the matter of corrections to Supreme Court Order 07-12 creating ch. 885 of the statutes, governing the use of videoconferencing in the courts (Effective 07-30-08) HTML 
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Jul 30, 2008 04-08 In re: Proposed Amendments to Wis. Stat. ss. 809.30, 809.32 and 809.62 (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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Jul 30, 2008 06-06 In the matter of Petition of the State Bar of Wisconsin to Amend Chapter 20 of the Supreme Court Rules (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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Jul 25, 2008 08-19 In the matter of corrections to Supreme Court Order 05-06 amending Wis. Stat. s. 887.26 (Effective 07-25-08) HTML 
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Jul 25, 2008 08-01 In the matter of the Amendment of Rules of Pleading, Practice and Procedure: Wis. Stat. Ch. 756, Juries (Corrected Order) HTML 
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Jul 25, 2008 08-20 In the matter of corrections to Supreme Court Order 06-08 creating Wis. Stat. s. 801.17, governing electronic filing in the circuit courts (Effective 07-25-08) HTML 
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Jul 17, 2008 08-01 In the matter of the Amendment of Rules of Pleading, Practice and Procedure: Wis. Stat. Rule Ch. 756, Juries (Effective 01-01-09) HTML 
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May 29, 2008 07-09 In the matter of the Definition of the Practice of Law and the Administration of a Rule Defining the Practice of Law (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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May 01, 2008 06-07 In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Authorizing Use of Electronic Signatures by Court Officials (Effective 05-01-08) HTML 
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May 01, 2008 07-12 In the matter of the petition to create a rule governing the use of videoconferencing in the courts (Effective 07-01-08) HTML 
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May 01, 2008 06-08 In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Governing Electronic Filing in the Circuit Courts (Effective 07-01-08) HTML 
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Apr 29, 2008 08-12 In the matter of SCR 70.40 (Effective 04-29-08) HTML 
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Apr 29, 2008 05-06 In the matter of Proposed Amendment to Wis. Stat. s. 887.26 (Effective date 7-1-08) HTML 
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Apr 24, 2008 04-03 In the matter of the Licensure and Regulation of Paralegals HTML 
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Apr 02, 2008 07-14 In the matter of the Amendment to SCR 70.14(2) formalizing vice-chairperson position on the Planning and Policy Advisory Committee (PPAC) (Effective 04-02-08) HTML 
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Apr 02, 2008 07-15 In the matter of the Proposed Amendment to Wis. Stat. sec. (Rule) 809.18 (Voluntary Dismissal) (Effective 07-01-08) HTML 
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Mar 25, 2008 07-06 In the matter of the Amendment of SCR 13.015 and SCR 13.045 Governing the Assessment on Attorneys for WisTAF (Effective 03-25-08) HTML 
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Feb 12, 2008 07-10, 07-13 In the matter of the Petition for Revision of SCR 10.04 Concerning the Officers of the State Bar of Wisconsin In the matter of a petition to review State Bar bylaw amendment (Effective 02-12-08) HTML 
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Jan 17, 2008 07-04 In the matter of the Amendment of SCR 40.04 Legal Competence Requirement: Bar Examination; SCR 40.04(5) An Applicant (Effective 01-17-08) HTML 
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Jan 11, 2008 05-05 In the matter of the Creation of Wis. Stat. sec. 802.12(5) relating to Memoralizing Settlements Reached by Way of Alternative Dispute Resolution HTML 
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Jan 11, 2008 07-08 In the matter of the Amendment to Supreme Court Rule SCR 31.04 Relating to Creation of a Comity Rule for Continuing Legal Education (Effective 01-11-08) HTML 
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Dec 14, 2007 07-07 In the matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 32.01 (Effective 12-14-07) HTML 
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Nov 14, 2007 07-01 In the matter of the Revision of SCR 11.06 Concerning Group and Prepaid Legal Services Plans (Effective 11-14-07) HTML 
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Nov 14, 2007 07-02 In the matter of the Amendment of SCR 10.05(1) Nonresident Lawyer Representation on the State Bar of Wisconsin Board of Governors (Effective 11-14-07) HTML 
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Nov 01, 2007 07-03 In the matter of the proposed Amendment to Wis. Stat. Rule 809.19 (Briefs and Appendix) (Effective 01-01-08) HTML 
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Nov 01, 2007 07-05 In the matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 32.09 regarding continuing education for Wisconsin Judiciary (Effective 01-01-08) HTML 
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Oct 19, 2007   In the matter of the Amendment of the Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures HTML 
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May 11, 2007 06-03 In the matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 12.11-Confidentiality and the Creation of Supreme Court Rule 12.12-Immunity, Supreme Court Rule 12.13-Reimbursement from the Fund is Discretionary, and Supreme Court Rule 21.16(5m)-Restitution (Effective 5-11-07) HTML 
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May 02, 2007 06-04 In the matter of Creating SCR 20:1.15 Safekeeping Property; and Amending SCR 20:1.0 Definitions; SCR 21:16 Discipline; and SCR 12.04 Wisconsin Lawyers' Fund for Client Protection (Effective 7-1-07) HTML 
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Mar 07, 2007 06-08 In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Governing Electronic Filing in the Circuit Courts (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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Mar 07, 2007 06-07 In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Authorizing Use of Electronic Signatures by Court Officials (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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Jan 29, 2007 05-08 In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 40.14 Relating to Technical Changes in Language Regarding Board of Bar Examiner Fees HTML 
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Jan 29, 2007 05-09 In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Rules 31.01 and 31.05 relating to Continuing Legal Education (Effective 1-29-2007) HTML 
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Jan 19, 2007 03-04 In the matter of Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 20:1.5(b) and Creation of Supreme Court Rule 20:1.5(f) Regarding Written Communication on Fees and the Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 31.02 Regarding Continuing Legal Education Credits for Ethics HTML 
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Jan 19, 2007 06-05 In the matter of the Petition For Adoption of a Procedure to Suspend or Deny the License to Practice Law of a Person Certified as Delinquent in Payment of Wisconsin StateTaxes HTML 
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Jan 05, 2007 04-07 In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Chapter 20 - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys HTML 
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Dec 20, 2006 06-11 In the matter of Interim Court Rules Governing the Pilot Project to Develop and Test Digital Audio Recording of Court Proceedings HTML 
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Dec 13, 2006 06-10 In the matter of the Amendment of SCR 60.07(2) (Effective January 1, 2007) HTML 
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Nov 21, 2006 06-05 In the matter of the Petition For Adoption of a Procedure to Suspend or Deny the License to Practice Law of a Person Certified as Delinquent in Payment of Wisconsin State Taxes (petition held in abeyance) HTML 
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Oct 25, 2006 06-02 In the matter of the Petition to Amend Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 809.19 (3) (Effective January 1, 2007) HTML 
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May 01, 2006 06-01 Amendment of SCR 72.01 Regarding Record Retention (Effective 7-1-06) HTML 
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May 01, 2006 05-01 Amendment to Supreme Court Rules relating to Cost Assessments in the Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 7-1-06) HTML 
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May 01, 2006 05-07 In the matter of proposed amendments to Wis. Stat. ss. 809.107 and 809.14 (Effective 7-1-06) HTML 
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Mar 21, 2006 04-07 In the matter of the Petition for Amendment to Supreme Court Chapter 20 - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys (invitation to submit additional comments to the Court on or before August 1, 2006) HTML 
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Jan 20, 2006 05-06 In the matter of Proposed Amendments to Wis. Stat. s. 887.26 (petition returned to Judicial Council for further proceedings consistent with this order) HTML 
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Oct 28, 2005 04-11 Amendment of Wis. Stat. RULE 809.19 (Briefs and appendix) relating to the certification of compliance with Wis. Stat. RULE 809.19(2) (Effective January 1, 2006) HTML 
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Oct 28, 2005 04-09 Amendment of the Rules of Evidence: Wis. Stat. ss 908.03(6), 909.02(12) & 909.02(13) (Effective January 1, 2006) HTML 
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Aug 19, 2005   In the matter of Proposed Redistricting Map and Reapportionment of Board of Governors State Bar Districts HTML 
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Jun 21, 2005 03-06 Supplemental Order - Repeal of Wis. Stats. ss. 802.05 and 814.025, and adoption of Rule 11 of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in lieu thereof as amended Wis. Stat. s. 802.05 (Effective 07-01-05) HTML 
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Jun 03, 2005 05-03 Amendment of SCR 72.01 and SCR 70.36 regarding record retention (Effective 7-1-05) HTML 
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May 05, 2005 04-10 Amendment to Supreme Court Rules relating to District Committees in the Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 5-5-05) HTML 
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Apr 19, 2005 05-04 Creation of SCR 70.155 - Translation of court forms (Effective 4-19-05) HTML 
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Apr 15, 2005 05-02 Adoption of voluntary court forms designed for self-represented litigants (Effective 04-15-2005) HTML 
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Mar 31, 2005 03-06 Repeal of Wis. Stats. ss. 802.05 and 814.025, and adoption of Rule 11 of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure as amended Wis. Stat. s. 802.05 (Effective 07-01-05) HTML 
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Mar 24, 2005 04-05 Petition of Wis. Trust Account Foundation for a rule assessing members annual sum to support indigent services (Effective 7-1-05) HTML 
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Feb 28, 2005 03-05 Practice of Law and Unauthorized Practice of Law, Appointment of Committee to promulgate rules, and establishment of a regulatory system (Petition denied) HTML 
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Dec 09, 2004 04-04 Amendment of Supreme Court Rule 70.14(1) re Planning and Policy Advisory Cmte (effective Dec. 9, 2004) HTML 
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Nov 19, 2004 04-06 Amendment to Supreme Court Chapter 22 - Procedures for the Lawyer Regulatory System (Effective 02/01/05) HTML 
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Oct 29, 2004 00-07 Amendment of SCR Chapter 60-Code of Judicial Conduct-Campaigns, Elections, Political Activity (effective January 1, 2005) HTML 
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Aug 02, 2004 04-02 Amendment of SCR 12.04 and 12.05 relating to Clients' Security Fund, and SCR 22.29 relating to Petitions for Review (Effective 01-01-05) HTML 
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Jun 11, 2004 03-02 Amendment of Wis. Stat. ss. 48.293, 48.295, and 804.01 relating to discovery in CHIPS cases (Petition withdrawn) HTML 
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May 14, 2004 04-01 Amendment to SCR 22.08 relating to The Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 1/1/05) HTML 
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Apr 30, 2004 02-06 Repeal and Recreation of SCR 20:1.15 relating to safekeeping property, trust accounts and fiduciary accounts (Effective 07/01/04) HTML 
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Jan 08, 2004 03-03 Creation of SCR Chapter 36 - Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian Ad Litem for an Adult (Effective 7/1/04) HTML 
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Nov 20, 2003 03-04 Amendment of SCR 20:1.5(b) - Fees; Creation of SCR 20:1.5(e) - Written Communication on Fees; Amendment of SCR 31.02 - CLE Credits for Ethics (Petition returned without action to Fee Arbitration Study Committee) HTML 
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Oct 13, 2003 03-07 Amendment of SCR 40.05 and Bar Application of Samuel Mostkoff (Petition denied) HTML 
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Oct 09, 2003 03-01 Amendment of SCR Ch. 22 - Procedures for the Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 1-1-04) HTML 
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Jul 02, 2003 01-15 Amendment of Wis. Stats. s. 809.18 relating to creation of a provision regarding stipulated reversal or stipulated vacatur of a lower court decision (Effective 7-2-03) HTML 
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Jul 01, 2003 02-04 Amendment of Wis. Stats. s. 809.18 relating to voluntary dismissal by Court of Appeals (Petition denied) HTML 
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Jul 01, 2003 02-02 Amendment of Wis. Stats. s. 809.23 (3) relating to citation to unpublished opinions (Petition denied) HTML 
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Nov 14, 2002 02-05 Amendment of SCR 70.09 and 70.12 relating to Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 11-14-02) HTML 
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Oct 31, 2002 02-01 Amendment of Wis. Stats. Ch. 809, Rules of Appellate Procedure, and SCR 71.04 governing court reporters (Effective 1-1-03) HTML 
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May 03, 2002 01-18 Creation of rules providing guidance on assistance to individual court users (Effective 07-01-02) HTML 
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Apr 30, 2002 01-14 Amendment of SCR 70.245, 71.01, 71.04 regarding court reporters (Effective 07-01-02) HTML 
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Apr 30, 2002 01-14A Amendment of SCR 70.245, 71.01, 71.04 regarding court reporters (unpublished version, with comments) HTML 
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Apr 25, 2002 01-17 Creation of SCR Ch. 63 - Code of Ethics for Court Interpreters (Effective 07-01-02) HTML 
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Apr 25, 2002 01-16 Amendment of SCR 12.07(2) - Clients' Security Fund, Annual Assessments (Effective 07-01-02) HTML 
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Mar 06, 2002 01-01 Amendment of SCR 20:3.8, 20:4.1 and 20:4.3 (Petition dismissed) HTML 
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Jan 29, 2002 99-07 Amendment of Wis. Stats. relating to consolidation of statutes governing imposition of sanctions in actions and proceedings (Petition denied) HTML 
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Jan 28, 2002 01-10 Amendment of SCR 10.05 and 10.06 relating to Board of Governors of the State Bar of Wisconsin (Effective 01-28-02) HTML 
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Jan 23, 2002 01-12A Amendment of Supreme Court Rules relating to the Lawyer Regulation System (Effective 04-01-02 and 07-01-02) HTML 
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Jan 16, 2002 01-11 Amendment of SCR 11.06(5) relating to group or prepaid legal service plans (Petition withdrawn) HTML 
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Jan 08, 2002 01-05 Amendment of SCR Ch. 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct, Appendix A(4) (Petition withdrawn) HTML 
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Dec 20, 2001 01-08 Creation of Wis. Stats. s. 809.62(8) re petitions for review (Petition denied) HTML 
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Dec 20, 2001 01-04 Amendment of Wis. Stats. s. 809.23 relating to publication of court of appeals opinions (Effective 07-01-02) HTML 
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Dec 14, 2001 01-07 Amendment of SCR Ch. 35 relating to eligibility for appointment as guardian ad litem (Effective 07-01-03) HTML 
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Nov 14, 2001 01-12 Amendment to Supreme Court Rules re Lawyer Regulation System HTML 
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Oct 05, 2001 01-13 Petition for Review of "Benchbook for Referees" HTML 
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Oct 05, 2001 00-16 Amendment of SCR 21.07(1) and 21.20(1) to grant floor privileges to President-Elect of State Bar on Lawyer Regulation System (Petition denied) HTML 
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May 02, 2001 00-12 In the Matter of Implementation of SCR 75, regarding Court Commissioners HTML 
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Apr 30, 2001 00-02 In the Matter of the Amendment of the Rules of Appellate Procedure HTML 
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Apr 26, 2001 01-02 Amendment of SCR Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct - Appendix HTML 
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Apr 11, 2001 01-06 In the Matter of the Petition for a Temporary Order Relating to Attorney Trust Account Certification Requirements pursuant to SCR 20:1.15(g) - Petition is dismissed with clarification made to SCR 20:1.15(a) and (g) HTML 
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Apr 10, 2001   In the Matter of the Adoption of a Procedure to Refuse to Grant or to Suspend the License to Practice Law of a Person Certified under Wis. Stat. 49.857 delinquent in Payment of Support of in Noncompliance with a Support or Paternity Subpoena or Warrant HTML 
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Apr 06, 2001 00-12 Implementation of SCR 75 - Court Commissioners HTML 
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Apr 06, 2001 01-09 Amendment of SCR 70.15(1) - Judicial Conference (Effective 04-06-01) HTML 
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Apr 06, 2001 00-15 Petition to Create a Mandatory Fee Arbitration System HTML 
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Apr 03, 2001 00-09 Amendment of Wis. Stats. s. 801.16(2) - Filing Papers by Facsimile Transmission (Effective 07-01-01) HTML 
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Mar 07, 2001 00-11 Amendment of SCR 10.06, 10.07, 10.08 relating to composition and quorum of State Bar Board of Governors Executive Committee, annual meetings of State Bar (Effective 03-07-01) HTML 
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Mar 07, 2001 00-10 Amendment of Wis. Stats. ss. 801.58(7) and 808.08 - Internal Operating Procedures of Supreme Court and Court of Appeals - Right of Substitution of Judge on Remand HTML 
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Mar 01, 2001 01-03 Amendment of SCR 75.02(2) - Circuit Court Commissioners HTML 
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Dec 18, 2000 00-17 Amendment of SCR 70.21 - Additional Authority of the Chief Judge HTML 
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Nov 07, 2000 97-10 Amendment of SCR Chapter 75 - Appointment, Performance Evaluation, Continuing Education, Discipline and Decisions of Circuit Court Commissioners HTML 
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Sep 25, 2000 99-03 Amendment of SCR Ch. 12 - Clients' Security Fund; SCR Ch. 21 - Enforcement of Attorneys Professional Responsibility; SCR Ch. 22 - Procedures for the Board of Attorneys Professional Responsibility (Effective 10-01-00 and 01-01-01) HTML 
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Sep 25, 2000 00-04 In the Matter of the Creation of a Body to Determine Discipline and Disability of a Supreme Court Justice HTML 
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Sep 25, 2000 00-14 In the Matter of Amendment of SCR Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct, Appendix - Judicial Conduct Advisory Committee HTML 
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Sep 25, 2000   In the Matter of Amendment of Rules of Evidence: Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 907.03(2), Admissibility of Material Relied Upon by Expert Witness HTML 
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Sep 25, 2000 93-17 In the Matter of Amendment of Rules of Appellate Procedure: Wis. Stat. s. (Rule) 809.62, Petition for Review HTML 
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Sep 21, 2000 00-13 In the Matter of the Amendment of SCR 70.15(1) - Judicial Conference HTML 
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Jun 26, 2000 00-08 Amended Order: Amendment of Supreme Court Rules: SCR 40.14 - Board of Bar Examiners - Fees HTML 
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Apr 20, 2000 00-01 ORD increase number of Board of Bar Examiners members from 9 to 11. HTML 
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Mar 16, 2000 00-03 In the Matter of the Amendment of the Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures: IV. Appointment Process is created HTML 
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Nov 09, 1999 97-06 ORDERED effective January 1, 2000, SCR 20:3.6(a),(c),(c)(1),(c)3),(c)(7) are amended; 20:3.6(d)and (e) are created, and the Comment to 20:3.6 is amended. FURTHER ORDERED proposed amendment of SCR 20:3.8, is denied. HTML 
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Oct 28, 1999 99-06 ORD the petition requesting the court appoint a committee to review SCR Chapter 20 is denied. HTML 
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Oct 07, 1999 99-02 In the Matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rules: SCR 70.40 -- Venue in Prisoner Cases HTML 
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Oct 07, 1999 99-01 In the Matter of the Amendment of Supreme Court Rules: SCR 70.39(13)(b) -- Staffing Standards for Courts HTML 
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Oct 05, 1999   In the Matter of Wis. Stats. 758.18, 807.001, and 971.025; Creation of SCR 70.153 - Creation and Use of Forms in the Circuit Court HTML 
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Oct 05, 1999 99-04 In the Matter of Wis. Stats. 343.24(1) -- Use of Department of Transportation Operating Abstract in Criminal Proceeding HTML 
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Jul 07, 1999 98-09 Amendment of SCR: BBE Records, Transfer of Multistate Bar Exam Scores-SCR 40.12, SCR 30.03, SCR 40.04(2)(b). HTML 
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Jun 29, 1999 99-05 In the Matter of the Amendment of SCR: SCR 21.01(2)-BAPR and SCR 30.01(1m)-BBE HTML 
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Jun 28, 1999 95-01 In the Matter of the Amendment of SCR: SCR Chapter 80-Publication and Citation of Opinions HTML 
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Jan 19, 1999 98-08 Matter of Amendment of SCR 73.04-Juror Confidentiality. HTML 
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Dec 02, 1998 97-10 Amendment of SCR 70.36(5); SCR Chapter 75, Appointment, Performance Evaluation, Continuing Education, Discipline & Decisions of Circuit Court Commissioners. See 97-10 issued 10/15/98. HTML 
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Oct 30, 1998 98-07 Amendment of SCR 10:06(1)-Election of State Bar Execuitve Committee Members. HTML 
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Oct 30, 1998 98-06 Amendment of SCR 20:1.15-Safekeeping Property. HTML 
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Oct 30, 1998 98-04 Amendment of SCR 33.04(2), Mandatory Municipal Judge Education. HTML 
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Oct 15, 1998 97-10 Amendment of SCR 70.36(5); SCR Chapter 75-Appointment, Performance Evaluation, Continuing Education, Discipline & Decisions of Circuit Court Commissioners. See 97-10A Order issued 12/2/98. HTML 
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Oct 15, 1998 98-02 Amendment of SCR: SCR 21.07, 22.11, 22.27, 22.28 & 22.30-Attorney Medical Incapacity; License Reinstatement. HTML 
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Jul 28, 1998 98-05 Amendment of SCR: SCR 40.14-Bar Admission Fees HTML 
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Jun 22, 1998 98-03 Amendment of Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures HTML 
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Apr 01, 1998 97-03 SCR Chapter 72 - Retention & Maintenance HTML 
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Mar 27, 1998 97-11 Amendment of SCR 71.01(3) & Created SCR HTML 
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Sep 22, 1997 96-16 Amendment of SCR (Chapter 75) Proposed HTML 
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Sep 12, 1997 97-04 Amendment of Parts of SCR 70 and 71 and 32 HTML 
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Jul 15, 1997 97-09 Amendment of SCR 40.04(1) HTML 
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Jul 14, 1997 97-07 Amendment of SCR (Proposed) Chapter 74 HTML 
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Jul 02, 1997 96-14 Amendment of SCR (Proposed) SCR 70,40 HTML 
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Jun 26, 1997 95-08 Rules of Civil Procedure, Wis.Stat.Sec.804.10(2) HTML 
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Jun 18, 1997 97-08 SCR Chapter 60 HTML 
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Jun 10, 1997 96-17 Amendment of SCR 71.01 HTML 
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Jun 04, 1997 96-16 Amendment of SCR (Proposed SCR Chapter 75) HTML 
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Jun 03, 1997 97-05 Amendment of SCR 20:1.15 HTML 
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Apr 17, 1997 96-15 Amendment of SCR 12.04(2)(3) Clients Security HTML 
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Apr 17, 1997 97-01 Rules of Appellate Procedure, 809.19(8)1 HTML 
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Apr 17, 1997 96-13 Amendment of SCR 31.02, 31.065, and 31.07 HTML 
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Mar 17, 1997 96-02 Amendment of SCR 20:5.4 Professional HTML 
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Mar 04, 1997 95-05 SCR Chapter 60 HTML 
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Jan 10, 1997 97-02 In re: Amendment of SCR 70.21 - Additional Authority of the Chief Judge HTML 
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Dec 20, 1996 95-05 SCR Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct HTML 
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Nov 13, 1996 95-13 SCR Chapter 41 (Proposed) HTML 
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Oct 28, 1996 96-07 Amendment of SCR 20:7.4 - Communication HTML 
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Oct 24, 1996 94-10 Amendment to Stats. Uniform Usage of Docket/Rec. HTML 
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Sep 17, 1996 96-12 Adoption of SC Rule 74.01 HTML 
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Sep 16, 1996 96-11 Supreme Court Internal Operating Procedures HTML 
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Jul 01, 1996 95-05 In the Matter of the Amendment of the Supreme Court Rules: SCR Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Ethics (Effective 01/01/97) HTML 
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Jun 27, 1996 96-09 SCR 98.03 HTML 
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Jun 26, 1996 96-01 SCR 20:8:5 - Jurisdiction in Disciplinary Proceedings HTML 
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May 29, 1996 95-11 Rules of Pleading, Practice and Procedure HTML 
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May 28, 1996 96-08 Amendment of Rules of Pleading, Practice and Procedure HTML 
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May 28, 1996 96-05 Amendment of SCR (Proposed) SCR Chapter 73 HTML 
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May 08, 1996 96-03 SCR Chapter 62-Standards of Courtesy and Decorum for the Courts of Wisconsin HTML 
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Apr 17, 1996 96-10 Rules of Appellate Procedure 809.23(4) HTML 
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Apr 12, 1996 96-06 SCR 10.04/10.05 - Officers and Board of Governors of the State Bar HTML 
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Feb 28, 1996 96-04 Amendment of SCR 71.01(2)(D) HTML 
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Jan 24, 1996 94-18 SCR 20:6.1 - Certificate of Lawyers Pro Bono HTML 
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Dec 06, 1995 95-10 Amendment of Rules of Civil Procedure, Small Claims HTML 
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Nov 15, 1995 95-14 Supreme Court Rules: SCR 20:8.3(c) HTML 
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Nov 03, 1995 95-15 Amendment of SCR: SCR 40.02 (4) HTML 
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Oct 12, 1995 95-12 Supreme Court Rules: SCR Chapter 62 HTML 
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Oct 12, 1995 95-09 Rules of Civil Procedure - Sec. 805.07(2)(b) HTML 
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