Month: February 1978

Opinion 479

NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION Committee on Professional Ethics Opinion #479 – 02/28/1978 (33-74) confidences, criminal practice, disclosure, fraud, illegal conduct, plea bargaining, secrets, unlawful or Topic:  Client’s confidences and secrets; past crimes disclosed to lawyer; plea bargaining Digest: Lawyer should not reveal client’s confidences or secrets learned during the course of representation, even though … Continued