Within the modalities in which attorneys may be sanctioned found both fraud and guilt. It is the fault that this code requires much more care by lawyers to act. In addition to this, having in mind that the sanctions will be given by both actions and omissions. This law placed in separate fields research, who complained to give research home. Thus, the lawyer won’t finished its disciplinary process by the fact that the complainant has withdrawn his accusations, but that this continues even with her withdrawal. The term of limitation for all disciplinary processes established in five years from the date of consummation of the lack or from the last act when the defect is a continuous run.

In any case, counsel can waive prescription whenever you wish. This is important when he’s interested in cleaning your name and your righteousness as a professional. The new disciplinary code sets a lot of duties carried out by the lawyer, among them are defending human rights, be respectful of public servants who act as auxiliaries of Justice, be loyal and honored in their professional relationships, duties that imply the obligation of professional secrecy, be diligent in his professional commissions, be loyal and honest with colleagues, do not allow their opinions and political or philosophical thoughts interfere with the exercise of their professionrefrain form unnecessary litigation and facilitate the management of alternative conflict resolution mechanisms, have their domicile registered with national register of lawyers, urging witnesses to be truthful in interrogations, not create false expectations in customers knowingly, inform the client about the dependency relationships that may have with his counterpart, inform the customer of the status of development of the taskrenouncing his powers in those processes that are affected by a sanction, play trade defenses.

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