This annual ethics program will provide you with a round-table discussion of practical ethical issues important to your practice. The program will provide you with an engaging discussion of ethics developments involving technology and law practice, conflicts of interest, confidentiality and the attorney-client privilege. This program will provide you with a wide-ranging discussion of practical ethics developments important to your practice.
Friday, November 9, 2018
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM CT
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Nebraska Activity #166864, 1.0 hours Ethics (Distance Learning)
***Because these seminars are provided through a third party, NSBA dues-paying members are NOT ABLE to use their 2 free ethics credits for these seminars.***
This annual ethics program will provide you with a round-table discussion of practical ethical issues important to your practice. The program will provide you with an engaging discussion of ethics developments involving technology and law practice, conflicts of interest, confidentiality and the attorney-client privilege. The panel will also discuss resurgent issues in the unauthorized practice of law, multijurisdictional practice, and how to handle clients who you discover to be dishonest. This program will provide you with a wide-ranging discussion of practical ethics developments important to your practice.
Day 2 - November 9, 2018:
Lucian T. Pera is a partner in the Memphis office of Adams & Reese, LLP. His practice includes professional malpractice litigation as well as counseling lawyers and law firms in the area of ethics and professional responsibility. He was a member of the ABA’s Ethics 2000 Commission and is co-author of "Ethics and Lawyering Today," a national e-mail newsletter on lawyer ethics, which is accessible at: www.ethicsandlawyering.com. Before entering private practice, he served as a judicial clerk to Judge Harry W. Wellford of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Mr. Pera received his A.B. with honors from Princeton University and his J.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Law.
- Dishonest Clients – how to handle a bad situation ethically
- Client confidentiality and the attorney-client privilege
- Conflicts of interest and conflicts with clients, part 2
William Freivogel is the principal of Freivogel Ethics Consulting and is an independent consultant to law firms on ethics and risk management. He was a trial lawyer for 22 years and has practiced in the areas of legal ethics and lawyer malpractice for 20 years. He is chair of the Editorial Board of the ABA/BNA Lawyers’ Manual on Professional Conduct. and past chair of the ABA Business Law Section Committee on Professional Responsibility. He maintains the Web site “Freivogel on Conflicts” at www.freivogelonconflicts.com.Mr. Freivogel is a graduate of the University of Illinois (Champaign), where he received his B.S. and LL.B.
To Register:Cost $89.00
- Click on above link
- Click “Login to add to cart” button at the bottom of the program page
- This will take you to the log in page, FIRST time users will need to create a user name and password that is separate and distinct from any information you may have used for the Nebraska State Bar website
- Please be sure to use the attorney name and contact information of the person who is to receive the CLE credit
- Once completed click “Update & Proceed to Payment”
- The final step is to click “Submit Payment”
- At this point you will receive an email confirmation of the purchase
- The day before the Program you will receive the dial in information and program materials
- We will submit the program participation information to the Nebraska State Bar Association within 48 hours of the program completion
If you need additional information on your CLE credits please contact:
Amy Prenda, Nebraska State Bar Association
(402) 475-7091 ext # 131; firstname.lastname@example.org