In re: Cooperman: Professional responsibility

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.38 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Client information in written or electronic form that is shared with other professionals must have the client's prior written consent except in the course of professional supervision or when legally obliged or permitted to share such information. The Department has ZERO TOLERANCE for violations of the unlawful workplace harassment policy and for retaliation. Please make every effort to ensure your computer is in good working order well before the start of final examinations. 1. (more…)...
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Methods of Ethics; A Supplement to the First

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Necessary steps may include disclosure of the evidence to the defendant, requesting that the court appoint counsel for an unrepresented defendant and, where appropriate, notifying the court that the prosecutor has knowledge that the defendant did not commit the offense of which the defendant was convicted. ISSUE: Is respondent guilty of violating the Code of professional Responsibility? The presence of evil intent on the part of the lawyer is not essential in order to bring his act or omission within the terms of Rule 1.01 which specifically...
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Ethics in Criminal Justice: In Search of the Truth

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.81 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Officers will refuse to accept any gifts, presents, subscriptions, favors, gratuities or promises that could be interpreted as seeking to cause the officer to refrain from performing official responsibilities honestly and within the law. No special State officer or employee, nor any partnership, firm or corporation in which he has an interest, nor any partner, officer or employee of any such partnership, firm or corporation, shall represent, appear for, or negotiate on behalf of, or agree to represent, appear for or negotiate on behalf of, any person or...
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California Legal Ethics, 3rd Ed. (American Casebook Series

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In some situations the risk of failure is so great that joint representation is plainly impossible. Wanting to make sure both sides are set to go before sending the case to a courtroom and calling up a jury panel, the judge looks at you and asks the loaded question, “Are you ready?” You assume the question has to do with both your preparation and the availability of your witnesses, none of whom are present in court. (more…)...
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Ethics, Law and Society: Volume I

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.50 MB Downloadable formats: PDF All Presidential appointees should be mindful of this additional restriction when they leave the government. It also made sure to connect the withdrawal requirements to other parts of the Code, noting that if the lawyer is going to be in a conflict that the lawyer must withdraw (Ch. 14, R2(d)). What entity is responsible for these programs in these states? 6. State, 101 Nev. 473, 477-81, 705 P.2d 1126, 1128-31 (1985) (among other things, prosecutor improperly discussed matters not in evidence, told defendant he deserved to...
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CrunchTime: Professional Responsibility 2010 (Print + eBook

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.71 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Flashcards for the North Carolina Ethics Exam for Licensure. If a lawyer practices only in certain fields, or will not accept matters except in a specified field or fields, the lawyer is permitted to so indicate. [2] Paragraph (b) states the general policy of the Supreme Court of Illinois not to recognize certifications of specialties or expertise, except that it recognizes that admission to patent practice before the Patent and Trademark Office confers a long-established and well-recognized status. (more…)...
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Colorado Engineers: 2002: A Legal Overview (Bradford

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.95 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Other aggravating and mitigating factors may be taken into account, such as: Legal malpractice Improper conduct in the performance of duties by a legal professional, either intentionally or through negligence Contempt Improper conduct that impairs the administration of the courts or shows disrespect for the dignity or authority of the court Disqualification A court order that a lawyer or law firm may not continue to represent a client in a litigated matter before it In addition to direct discipline by the court or state bar, an attorney may be...
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Lawyers and Fidelity to Law byWendel

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.84 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In 1976, aware that the Board of Directors wished to sell a portion of the Willoughby Tract, defendant contracted Thomas J. The Code and its supplemented Guidelines are intended to serve as a basis for ethical decision making in the conduct of professional work. This concept guides the practice of maintaining confidentiality of verbal communications and forms the basis for the client-confidentiality standards incorporated into: the social work ethical codes of practice; standards for health care institutions and agencies; relevant state mandates, including a minor�s right to...
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Ethics and Related Laws and Rules of North Carolina: 2007

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.06 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The chief justice may, in appropriate circumstances, waive the educational requirement for service as a settlement judge. ����� The cost of any course taken by a senior justice or judge to qualify that justice or judge to serve as a settlement judge shall be paid from funds appropriated for judicial education or from the senior judge budget if approved by the chief justice. ����� 7. This could occur in connection with certain legal services or bar association programs. (more…)...
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Legal Ethics : Rules, Statutes and Comparisons

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.36 MB Downloadable formats: PDF LDAs and LDPs are required to comply with legal and ethical restrictions. The Code of Judicial Conduct establishes standards for the ethical conduct of judges and judicial candidates. That means the site must list an actual office address, identify the lawyer or lawyers primarily responsible for the Web site, and identify the jurisdictional limits of the practice. “A prudent lawyer may want to research other jurisdictions’ restrictions on advertising and cross-border practice to ensure compliance before aggressively marketing and providing legal services via the Internet.” North Carolina...
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