March 18, 2017

2017 Meeting Papers

Papers were presented at the 2017 Midwinter Meeting of the Ethics & Professional Responsibility Committee. Please note they will open in a separate window.

All papers in one PDF ( MB)

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Ethics Implications of Dissolutions: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Ethical Obligations When a Lawyer Changes Firms

Ethics Opinion 372

Ethical Implications of Dissolutions: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

Michael P. Posner, Andrew H. Friedman, Anthony J. Oncidi & Danya E. Underhill

 

Avoiding Unintentional Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege

Avoiding Unintentional Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege

Andrew Altschul, David M. Cook, Gary Noah Savine & Carolyn Witherspoon

 

Examining Sanctionable Conduct and How to Avoid It: No Bad Deed Goes Unpunished

Examining Sanctionable Conduct: Rule 11

Nina Pirrotti

Nina T. Pirrotti, Hon. Bernice B. Donald, Charles R. Bacharach & Camille Monahan

 

Ethics Obligations Regarding Social Media: The Next Legal Frontier

Ethics Obligations Regarding Social Media: The Next Legal Frontier

Cynthia Nance

The Minefield of Social Media and Legal Ethics

Jessica Weltge & Myra McKenzie-Harris

 

The Ethics of the Disruptive Client

Emergency Ethics 101 – A Model Rules Analysis

Cara Green, Jeffrey Patton, Sonya Richburg & Brenda Wills-Sutton

 

Mindfulness and the Ethical Practice of Law

Mindfulness and the Ethical Practice of Law

Eric W. Iskra, Hector Bolaños, Victor Hugo Coria Zúñiga & Debi Galler

 

Ex Parte Contact with Current and Former Employees

Pre-Certification Communications with Putative Class Members

Research Resources for ABA Model Rule 4.2

Roberta L. Steele, Steven W. Moore & Maureen S. Binetti, Wilentz