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    Ethical 'Red Flags' for Public Lawyers: Responsibilities, Conflicts and More, an Essential Practice Skills Program

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    Ethical ‘Red Flags’ for Public Lawyers:

    Responsibilities, Conflicts and More 

     

    CLE Webinar

    October 15, 2015

    1:00 – 2:30 pm Eastern Time

     

    This program focuses on the unique ethical issues confronted by public lawyers using an entertaining, interactive format.  Expert panelists dramatize illustrative hypothetical scenarios followed by a discussion session after each hypo.  Program topics include: special conflicts of interest for former and current government officers and employees; duties to former clients; communication with person represented by counsel; organization as a client, and more.

     

     Panelists:

     

    Carlos Acosta - Inspector  General, Prince Georges County Police Department, Palmer Park, MD

    Gregory Brooker – Assistant United States Attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Minneapolis, MN

    Wendy Muchman - Chief of Litigation &Professional Education, Illinois Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of Illinois, Chicago, IL

    Liani J. Reeves  -  Attorney, Bullard Law, Portland, OR

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    Special Pricing for Essential Practice Skills Series: Receive a discount if you register for another Essential Practice Skills program such as Deposition Pointers, Better Negotiations or Technology Updates! All registrants for this ethics program will be sent a discount code to use when registering for another program in the series. Watch for additional info at ww.governmentlawyer.org

     

    States typically decide whether a program qualifies for MCLE credit in their jurisdiction 4-8 weeks after the program application is submitted. For many live events, credit approval is not received prior to the program. The ABA applies for and ordinarily receives CLE credit for ABA live webinars and teleconferences in AL, AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, GA, GU, HI, IA, IL, IN, KY, KS, LA, MN, MO, MT, NM, NH, NY, NC, ND, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, and WV. The ABA does not seek direct accreditation of live webinars and teleconferences in FL, ID, ME, NE, NJ, OH, PA, RI, and WY. Some states allow attorneys to earn credit through reciprocity or self-submission. View accreditation information for your state. The ABA will seek credit for this program in the states indicated on this page.

     

    The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of ethics CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of ethics CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours granted are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.

     

    New York: This non-transitional CLE program is approved for experienced NY attorneys in accordance with the requirements of the New York State CLE Board for 1.0 New York ethics CLE credits. Newly admitted attorneys may not earn New York credit for this non-transitional CLE program. All attorneys may click here to view additional MCLE information for your jurisdiction.

     

    Tuition:
    $150 General Public
    $125 ABA Members
    $95 Government Attorneys
    $85 Government and Public Sector Lawyers Division Members
    $60 Each additional registrant using the same phone line
    $25 Law Students

    Financial scholarship applications are available for this program. To request an application or receive additional information, contact Alison Hill.

     

     


    Materials and dial-in information will be sent out via email prior to the teleconference. If you have any questions, please contact the ABA at 202-662-1024, or by email at alison.hill@americanbar.org

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    Oct 15, 2015

    2015-10-15T13:00:00 2015-10-15T14:30:00 Ethical 'Red Flags' for Public Lawyers: Responsibilities, Conflicts and More, an Essential Practice Skills Program

    Ethical ‘Red Flags’ for Public Lawyers:

    Responsibilities, Conflicts and More 

     

    CLE Webinar

    October 15, 2015

    1:00 – 2:30 pm Eastern Time

     

    This program focuses on the unique ethical issues confronted by public lawyers using an entertaining, interactive format.  Expert panelists dramatize illustrative hypothetical scenarios followed by a discussion session after each hypo.  Program topics include: special conflicts of interest for former and current government officers and employees; duties to former clients; communication with person represented by counsel; organization as a client, and more.

     

     Panelists:

     

    Carlos Acosta - Inspector  General, Prince Georges County Police Department, Palmer Park, MD

    Gregory Brooker – Assistant United States Attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Minneapolis, MN

    Wendy Muchman - Chief of Litigation &Professional Education, Illinois Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of Illinois, Chicago, IL

    Liani J. Reeves  -  Attorney, Bullard Law, Portland, OR

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