CALL FOR INPUT: Proposed Amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct

The Professional Regulation Committee is seeking input from the profession on a number of proposed amendments to the Rules of Professional Conduct, described in this document. The proposed changes relate to the following subjects:

  • conflicts of interest;
  • doing business with a client;
  • short-term legal services;
  • incriminating physical evidence; and
  • advertising.  

The document includes an explanation of the proposed amendments and a blackline version of the rules showing the proposed amendments.  

Comments should be submitted in writing to the Law Society by October 16, 2015 to

Call for Input on the Rules of Professional Conduct
Law Society of Upper Canada
Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West
Toronto, Ontario
M5H 2N6
mdrent@lsuc.on.ca