Live Webcast/Rebroadcast – You watch the course online at the specified date and time shown below. You can ask questions and receive answers during the course.
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Live Webcast – September 22, 2020
- 10:00-12:15pm PT / 11:00-1:15pm MT / 12:00-2:15pm CT / 1:00-3:15pm ET
Take advantage of this high energy webinar and meet the requirements for Ethics and Professional Conduct Education.
Legal ethics will be covered including the function of ethics, the theory of utilitarianism, ethics in western civilization, positive laws versus natural laws, and the American Bar Association (ABA) Model Rules.
The session will also explore the client-lawyer relationship including competence, diligence, and conflict of interest (including current clients/ former clients). Additionally, we will cover expediting litigation, responsibilities of a partner or supervisory lawyer, professional independence of a lawyer, voluntary pro bono work, advertising, and disciplinary matters including reporting professional misconduct.
The webinar will conclude with applying the ABA Model Rules to case studies, the creation of a personal ethical model for the practitioner, reviewing the Seven Universal Principles of Ethical Thought.
David L. Osburn
David L. Osburn is the founder of Osburn & Associates, LLC, a Business Training and Contract CFO Firm that provides seminars, webinars, and keynote speeches for bankers, CPAs, credit managers, attorneys, and business owners on topics such as Banking/Finance/Credit, Negotiation Skills, Marketing, and Management Issues. Mr. Osburn’s Contract CFO clients include medical practitioners, financial institutions, law firms, CPA firms, architects, real estate developers, and contractors.
2 Ethics Credits
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Each On-Demand course is available to you for 1 year from date of purchase. Additionally, CLE credit is only available within that year.
- Review ethics and professional conduct for the attorney
- Cover the function of ethics and the American Bar Association (ABA) Model Rules
- Explore client-lawyer relationship, expediting litigation, responsibilities of a partner or supervisor, professional independence, pro bono work, advertising, and disciplinary matters
- Apply the ABA Model Rules to case studies
- Create a personal ethical plan for the practitioner
- Discuss the Seven Universal Principles of Ethical Thought