LEO: Perjury Duty to Report LE Op. 341

 

Perjury Duty to Report.

 

November 2, 1979

 

Where an attorney has received information clearly establishing that a person, not his client, has perpetuated a fraud upon a tribunal, his ethical duty does not extend beyond his obligation to reveal the fraud to the tribunal pursuant to DR:7-102(B)(1).

 

Committee Opinion November 2, 1979

 

LEO: Perjury - Duty to Report, LE Op. 341 (1979)