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Light offenses, C6S35 CPRA

Section 35, Canon VI

SECTION 35. Light offenses. – Light offenses include:
(a) Violation of IBP rules and issuances governing membership in the IBP;
(b) Use of vulgar or offensive language in personal dealings;
(c) Fraternizing with the officials or employees of a court, tribunal, or other government agency where the respondent has a pending case or cases, to such a degree and frequency as would give the appearance of power or influence over them, or which tends to create an impression of impropriety;
(d) Filing of frivolous motions for inhibition;
(e) Failure to promptly call upon client to rectify a fraudulent act; or
(f) Other similar or analogous infractions of the CPRA. (2023 Code of Professional Responsibility and Accountability or CPRA)

1. Light offenses

a. Violation of IBP rules and issuances governing membership in the IBP

b. Use of vulgar or offensive language in personal dealings

c. Fraternizing

d. Filing of frivolous motions for inhibition

e. Failure to promptly call upon client to rectify a fraudulent act

f. Other similar or analogous infractions of the CPRA

References

Canon VI, 2023 Code of Professional Responsibility

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