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31-Protecting and Disclosing Confidences and Secrets

Lawyers may properly engage in a "lawyer-to-lawyer program" in which less experienced lawyers receive advice from more experienced lawyers. (9/20/82) [Rule 1.6 Comment [7a] governs such "mentor" conversations.]

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