Supervision Responsibilities Regarding Nonlawyer Assistance - LIVE WEBCAST
Additional Information:
Are you overworked? Doing too much? Do you need some help? Perhaps you're considering hiring a non-lawyer assistant (e.g., law student, paralegal, etc.) to lighten your load.

In this webinar, Professor Mark Yochum will examine the ethical obligation of supervision as set forth in Rule 5.1 and 5.3 of the ethics rules and the potential pitfalls that lawyers must avoid to prevent violating other ethical duties to clients (e.g., competence, diligence, confidentiality, etc.). In particular, the webinar will cover: - The inherent conflict between independent contractor status and the duty to supervise - Avoiding assisting in the unauthorized practice of law - Protecting client confidentiality - Ensuring competent and diligent client representation - Screening for possible conflicts of interest - And more

You must register online to attend the live webcast. You may register for the webcast by clicking here.
Event Date: 12/13/2017
Event Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Live Webcast

Event Cost:
  Member Fee $50.00

Credit Hours:
  Ethics 1 hrs