Opinions of the Committee on
Standards of Conduct Governing Judges


1989

 Opinion

 Canon(s)

 Subject

 89-1    Payment of fees earned prior to ascension to bench
 89-2  3  Recusal - land trust with attorney
 89-3  6B(2)  Social relationship - Disclosure of gifts from attorneys
 89-4  2B  Unsolicited communication with Florida Board of Bar Examiners
 89-5
receded from in Op. 2010-25
 3 Disqualification - shareholder in banking institution 
 89-6  5  Sale of book
 89-7  3B(3)  Reporting unethical behavior of law firm
 89-8  3C; 6B(2)  Disqualification - acceptance of gifts and social relationship with attorneys
 89-9  5  Gifts - travel expenses
 89-10  5B(2)  Judge ordering defendants to perform community service at charitable organization /benevolent association
 89-11  3; 6  Judge as member - Florida Board of Bar Examiners
 89-12  5  Judge as member - non-profit corporation
 89-13  3A(4)  Post-trial comments and discussion with jurors
 89-14  4; 5  Judge as member - Chair - task force to fight crime
 89-15  2; 4; 7  Judge endorsing judicial candidate
 89-16  4; 5  Judge as member - Chair - Junior League
 89-17  2; 3  Recusal - Family member employed by law firm
 89-18  4  Judge as member - President - non-profit adoption agency
 89-19  5B(2)  Judge participation in fund raising sporting event
 89-20  7  Campaign activity
 89-21  2; 5  Referral to mediation - mediator is family member