Chapter 9  Attorneys; Law Libraries

Oregon State Bar

§ 9.005 Definitions for ORS 9.005 to 9.755
§ 9.010 Status of attorney and Oregon State Bar
§ 9.025 Board of governors
§ 9.030 Voting rights
§ 9.040 Election of governors
§ 9.042 Determination of eligibility of candidate for board of governors
§ 9.050 Recall of governors
§ 9.060 Officers
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House Of Delegates

§ 9.136 House of delegates created
§ 9.139 Powers of house of delegates
§ 9.142 Rules for conduct of business
§ 9.145 Public members
§ 9.148 Participation by nondelegates
§ 9.150 Termination of delegates term
§ 9.152 Election of delegates
§ 9.155 Recall of delegate

Practice Of Law; Membership In The Bar

§ 9.160 Bar membership required to practice law
§ 9.162 Definitions for ORS 9.160 to 9.166
§ 9.164 Investigation of alleged violation of ORS 9.160
§ 9.166 Enjoining practicing law without a license
§ 9.180 Classes of membership
§ 9.191 Annual membership fees
§ 9.200 Effect of failure to pay membership fees
§ 9.210 Board of bar examiners
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Attorney And Client Relationship

§ 9.310 Attorney defined
§ 9.320 Necessity for employment of attorney
§ 9.330 Authority of attorney
§ 9.340 Challenge by party of attorneys authority to appear for party
§ 9.350 Challenge of attorneys authority to appear for adverse party
§ 9.360 Compelling delivery by attorney of money or papers
§ 9.370 Compelling delivery when attorney claims lien
§ 9.380 Changing attorneys and terminating attorney-client relationship
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Professional Conduct

§ 9.460 Duties of attorneys
§ 9.490 Formulation of rules of professional conduct

Prohibited Conduct

§ 9.500 Solicitation of personal injury business by nonlawyer
§ 9.505 Payment for referring claims resulting from personal injury or death
§ 9.510 Solicitation by attorneys
§ 9.515 Referral of claims, suits or actions between attorneys
§ 9.520 Acceptance and prosecution of solicited claims

Bar Disciplinary Proceedings

§ 9.527 Grounds for disbarment, suspension or reprimand
§ 9.528 Advice on conducting covert operations
§ 9.529 Status of proceedings relating to discipline, admission or reinstatement
§ 9.532 Local professional responsibility committees
§ 9.534 Disciplinary board
§ 9.536 Disciplinary board decision
§ 9.537 Civil immunity of witnesses, bar officials and employees
§ 9.539 Application to admission and reinstatement proceedings
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Attorney Assistance

§ 9.568 State lawyers assistance committee

Legal Services Program

§ 9.572 Bar to establish Legal Services Program
§ 9.576 Review of providers
§ 9.577 Legal Aid Account
§ 9.578 Other funding sources

Client Security Fund

§ 9.615 Definition for ORS 9.615 to 9.665
§ 9.625 Plan to relieve client losses
§ 9.635 Sources of client security fund
§ 9.645 Annual payment by state bar members
§ 9.655 Investigation of claim of loss
§ 9.657 Immunity from civil liability
§ 9.665 Authority for reimbursement of client

Lawyer Trust Accounts

§ 9.675 Mandatory certification and disclosures for lawyer trust accounts
§ 9.685 Trust account overdraft notification program

Search Or Seizure Of Lawyer Files Or Premises

§ 9.695 Status of files or work premises of lawyer

Assuming Practice Of Nonperforming Attorney

§ 9.705 Definitions for ORS 9.705 to 9.755
§ 9.710 Jurisdiction of circuit court when attorney fails to devote adequate attention to practice or to interests of clients
§ 9.715 Effect of failure to respond to inquiry from bar
§ 9.720 Court assuming law practice
§ 9.722 Temporary protective order
§ 9.725 Appointment of custodians of law practice
§ 9.730 Restriction of custodians practice
§ 9.735 Compensation of custodian
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Law Libraries

§ 9.760 Judicial department library services
§ 9.780 Exchange of legal publications
§ 9.790 Legislative Counsel furnishing copies of codes and session laws for exchange
§ 9.800 Sale of surplus codes and session laws
§ 9.815 County law libraries and law library services
§ 9.820 Law libraries in Multnomah County
§ 9.825 Law library surveys

Penalties

§ 9.990 Penalties