Tag Archives: attorney-client

District Attorney Sends Suggestive Text Messages to Domestic Violence Victim

A Wisconsin District Attorney, Kenneth Krtaz, is under fire for a series of text messages he sent to a domestic violence victim while attempting to prosecute her alleged attacker. Kratz started the texts by sending a message to the victim…

Supreme Court Restricts Bankruptcy Attorneys Ability to Advise Clients

The US Supreme Court has ruled that bankruptcy attorneys can no longer advise clients to incur additional debt because they are contemplating bankruptcy. The controversy arose out of a 2005 law that bars debt relief agencies from advising clients to…

High Court Considers Restrictions on Attorneys Giving Bankruptcy Advice

Marcia Coyle, The National Law Journal In a constitutional challenge involving a Minnesota law firm, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday seemed troubled by a federal restriction on legal advice to potential bankruptcy clients, but less concerned about the requirement that…