Ethical Issues to Consider When Providing Unbundled Legal Services

Access to Justice Committee is pleased to be a co-sponsor for the program, " Ethical Issues to Consider When Providing Unbundled Legal Services," which will help attorneys to properly identify and address potential ethical issues, while providing unbundled legal services (also known as limited scope representation, limited assistance representation, and discrete task representation). This program is scheduled for Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 9:30 AM-10:30 AM PT / 10:30-11:30 AM MT /11:30 AM-12:30 PM CT / 12:30-1:30 PM ET.

Articles

ABA Works to Increase Access to Justice for Victims

By ABA News – October 21, 2019 | As part of National Domestic Violence Month, the American Bar Association’s Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence (CDSV) is focusing attention on its work to increase access to justice for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking by training lawyers to assist victims.

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Political Unrest, Violence Have Forced Millions to Migrate and Seek Protection of the Rule of Law

By Amanda Robert – November 1, 2019 | When countries lack the capacity to stop violence and corruption, and their legal and law enforcement systems lack the ability to hold perpetrators responsible, their people often have no other choice but to seek protection elsewhere.

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Practice Points

Nationwide Injunctions, Immigration, and Civil Rights Litigation

By Cassandra Robertson – August 5, 2016 | May a federal district court issue a nationwide injunction against enforcement of the government’s immigration policies?

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Pro Bono Opportunities

James D. Abrams gives a brief overview of the need for pro bono services and opportunities to provide such services. (7:04 min.)

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Best Practices in Dealing with Self-Represented Litigants

Former Pima County Superior Court Judge Karen Adam discusses the increase in self-represented litigants and what it means for the legal system as a whole. (11:06 min.)

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