Part 100 of the Rules of the Chief Administrative Judge and published opinions of the Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics apply to the conduct of judges and quasi-judicial officials (such as court attorney-referees, judicial hearing officers and support magistrates), as well as candidates for election to judicial office. See 22 NYCRR 100.6(A).
Other rules, statutes and decisions may also apply in certain situations, such as:
22 NYCRR 122.11 (judicial hearing officers)
22 NYCRR 36 (certain court appointments)
22 NYCRR 122.10 (judicial hearing officers)
Matter of Maislin (Commn on Jud Conduct 1998) or visit the commission's website.
Matter of Kulkin (Commn on Jud Conduct 2006) or visit the commission's website.
NYSBA Opinion 289: Visit www.nysba.org to search for state bar association opinions.