CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION FOR LAWYERS AND PARALEGALS, FOR MORE INFO OR TO REGISTER: CALL SF STATE (415) 405-7700.
(.4 CEU/4 MCLE Hours)
This course is designed for both legal professionals who utilize the service of paralegals and the paralegals they employ. It covers the major ethical issues that legal professionals face in practice. The lecture and discussion will give guidance to legal professionals and fulfill the new statutory requirements for ethics continuing education.
This four-hour course covers the ethical principles, California ethics rules and key cases in the following major areas:
Unauthorized practice of law
Confidentiality, attorney-client privilege, and work product rule
Conflicts of interest, including conflicts checks, consents and screens
Fees and billing
Current issues in ethics and law practice, including: issues arising from the use of the Internet and technology
Instructor: Vincent Avellino
Sat., May 16, 11 am to 3:15 pm
Class Number: 77204 PLS 9007 Section A 01
Classes held at the SF State (Downtown Campus)
835 Market Street, 6th Floor
(Powell St. BART/Muni), San Francisco