Monetizing Litigation -- Is it Always Bad? Is it Ever Ethical? And Do the Rules and the Statutes Answer Those Questions Clearly Enough (On-Demand CLE)

    Monetizing Litigation -- Is it Always Bad? Is it Ever Ethical? And Do the Rules and the Statutes Answer Those Questions Clearly Enough (On-Demand CLE)
    ETHICS 90 min

    Monetizing Litigation -- Is it Always Bad? Is it Ever Ethical? And Do the Rules and the Statutes Answer Those Questions Clearly Enough (On-Demand CLE)

    The lawyer as analyst and adviser to a particular client about a particular situation turns instead into a lawyer form—draftsman whose signature on complaints or affidavits flips the switch on a machine that soon spits out a monetized judgment or, most often, quick settlement.
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    The end of almost all litigation is to shift money from one person to another. And litigation under some statutory schemes in which liability and damages are expressed in clear formulas (think statutory damages for copyright infringement, for instance), can make that money transfer an almost mechanical exercise, potentially reproducible on a large scale. The lawyer as analyst and adviser to a particular client about a particular situation turns instead into a lawyer form—draftsman whose signature on complaints or affidavits flips the switch on a machine that soon spits out a monetized judgment or, most often, quick settlement.

    Join our panel as they focus on important topics such as:
    • Patent and copyright trolling cases
    • Mortgage foreclosure robo-signing lawyers
    • Statutes creating these claims
    • The ethics rules regulating lawyer behavior

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    ABACLE , Center For Professional Responsibility , Section of Dispute Resolution , Section of Intellectual Property Law

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    CE1702MLBOLC

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