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This presentation will addressed recent developments and trends in malpractice law. Presenters also provided attendees with practice tips on avoiding common claims. Please note, MCLE credit can only be provided to those who attended the live presentation. Click here to watch a recording of the ...
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From making conversation at parties to requests by friends and family, attorneys are asked for legal advice all the time. In this webinar, attendees learned when a formal attorney-client relationship arises and best practices to avoid accidentally becoming someone’s lawyer, especially in the ...
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In this webinar, presenters discussed an attorney’s duties to maintain client confidentiality in a technological age. The webinar addressed the ethical duty of confidentiality as well as reasonable steps to safeguard client communications transmitted from the client, the attorney, or saved in ...
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As part of an attorneys’ duty to keep his client informed regarding the representation, situations will arise where an attorney has a duty to disclose his own mistakes. This webinar discussed when the duty arises, what the duty to disclose entails, and how to discharge this duty in a manner ...
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This webinar discussed preserving the intra-firm privilege, when an attorney in a firm communicates regarding a possible error or ethical issue with the firm’s designated general counsel. It also addressed recent opinions interpreting and applying the privilege, ethics opinions regarding the ...
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This webinar discussed the attorney’s ethical duties regarding settlement and mediation, avoiding malpractice claims due to conduct prior to a settlement and special issues involved in the settlement process such as agreements limiting an attorney’s right to practice, tax consequences of a ...
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This webinar provided attendees with an overview of the basic legal concepts that surround transactional negligence claims. It also discussed practical considerations in preventing and defending such claims. Please note, MCLE credit can only be provided to those who attended the live ...
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Presenters discussed the most common causes of malpractice claims and provided practical tips on how to avoid them. Please note, MCLE credit can only be provided to those who attended the live presentation. Click here to watch a recording of the webinar. You may download a copy of the ...
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Law firms have always had heightened responsibility for maintaining the confidentiality of client information because of their professional ethical requirements. This webinar considered the nature of law firm liability for data breaches, and suggested practices to implement reasonable ...
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Attorneys need to know how to use social media to research witnesses and prospective jury members as well as to promote themselves, while also maintaining their professionalism and adhering to the ethics rules pertaining to communications, confidentiality, privacy and advertising. In this ...
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In this presentation, John Palmeri discusses privileges and confidentiality including: client secrets, attorney-client privilege, work product doctrine, lawyers as witnesses, and lawyer disqualification. Use the media player below to listen to the presentation by John Palmeri to the Colorado ...
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Social media, cloud computing, smartphones, metadata… These are just some of the technologies being used by lawyers and their clients. In this presentation, presenters discussed lawyers’ duty to safeguard their clients’ confidences and the threats associated with today’s ...
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