Nathan M. Crystal
TEACHING CANDOR TO PRACTICING LAWYERS: MODEL RULE 3.3 & CIVIL LITIGATION ABA National Conference on Professional Responsibility Saturday May 30, 2009 Hypothetical 1 on Misrepresentation. During a pretrial conference in a products liability case, the judge explores the possibility of settlement. The judge indicates to plaintiff’s counsel that he believes the plaintiff has a weak case and should settle if the defendant makes a reasonable offer. The judge asks defense counsel what is the limit of...