This April 10, 2017, 2.1-hour course by
Patrick M. Connors, Esquire, gives a useful explanation of three essential
areas of legal ethics: competence, confidentiality, and conflicts. Included are
valuable tips of what to do, what not to do, and much more.
Mr. Connors is a Professor at Albany Law School
where he teaches, inter alia, Legal Ethics. He is also a member of the New York
State Bar Association's Committee on Professional Ethics and a highly-respected
speaker, author, frequent expert witness, and consultant on attorney ethics and
Major topics include:
Competence (ABA Model Rule ["MR"] 1.1)
California Bar Formal Opinion 2015-193
Confidentiality of Information
New York State Bar Opinions 1053 (2015) and 1084 (2016)
Ambac Assurance Corp v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.
Conflict of Interest: Current Clients (ABA MR 1.8)
FORMS FOR LAWYERS: For fully-editable immediately downloadable forms in many practice areas, please go to www.NLFforms.com.
BOOKS FOR LAWYERS: Over
100 useful books on important legal issues facing attorneys are now available for immediate download at www.NLFforms.com. (Reading books without also listening to or viewing a recorded seminar earns NO CLE credits.)