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21
Mar
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Court of Appeals Distinguishes Legal Malpractice and Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Division I of the Court of Appeals in Paulsell v. Gaffney, 2016 WL 7470061 (Wn. App. Dec. 19, 2016) (unpublished), recently underscored the differences between claims for legal malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty that can arise from the same set of facts.

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17
Mar
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Week 10: The Legislative Clock is Ticking as WSBA Bills Enter the Opposite Chamber

Legislators were back in committee this week hearing a number of bills from the opposite chamber. With only a few weeks before the next legislative cutoff date, bills need to be heard and voted out of committee in a relatively short time frame.

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10
Mar

Week 9: WSBA-Sponsored Bills Still in Motion as Cut-Offs Near

Long days and late nights marked this week in Washington’s Legislature. Wednesday’s House of Origin cutoff meant lawmakers had to vote bills out of their respective chambers by 5 p.m. to be eligible for further consideration.
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Long days and late nights marked this week in Washington’s Legislature.

Washington's Capitol in OlyLong days and late nights marked this week in the Washington Legislature. Wednesday’s House of Origin cutoff meant lawmakers had to vote bills out of their respective chambers by 5 p.m. to be eligible for further consideration.

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6
Mar

Week 8: WSBA-Sponsored Bills March On

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Lawmakers in both chambers have been working late to pass legislation out of the House and Senate before next week’s critical cutoff date.

Washington's Capitol in OlyThe Legislature closes week eight with bills, bills, and more bills. Lawmakers in both chambers have been working late to pass legislation out of the House and Senate before next week’s critical cutoff date. Bills still moving include legal financial obligation reform, the Voting Rights Act, pro bono services for military service members, and many others.

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21
Feb

Week 6: First Leg Session Milestone Reached

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Legislators in Olympia last week cleared the first milestone of the session – policy committee cutoff.

Washington's Capitol in OlyLegislators in Olympia last week cleared the first milestone of the session – policy committee cutoff. Friday was the deadline for policy bills in both houses to be voted out of their policy committees. Amid the scramble, week 6 of the legislative session heard testimony and voting on several bills of interest to the WSBA. Read more »