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Florida's Lawyer Discipline System: What Every Attorney Needs to Know. Burgoon, Brian D. Jan 1, 2021 12806
Ethics and the tax preparer. Sawyers, Roby B.; Sauter, Donna Nov 1, 2020 2878
Advising the Ethical Playing Field: The Confluence of Profession, Ethics, and Principled Counsel. Cohen, Jack B. Jul 1, 2020 7704
PROMOTING CIVILITY BY ADDRESSING DISCRIMINATION AND HARASSMENT: THE CASE FOR RULE 8.4(g) IN SOUTH DAKOTA. Hess, Wendy N. Jun 22, 2020 26918
Promoting integrity in the classroom. Hibschweiler, Arlene M.; Nesper, Kathleen; Salzman, Martha May 1, 2020 3389
EXTRAJUDICIAL STATEMENTS AND PREJUDICE IN THE DIGITAL AGE: CREATING FACTORS TO PRESERVE THE BALANCE BETWEEN ATTORNEY AND STATE INTERESTS IN TRIAL LITIGATION. O'Hara, Emily R. Feb 1, 2020 15747
Mastering Masking: The Legal and Ethical Consequences of Plea Negotiations Involving Commercial Driver's Licenses. Howard, Jeanine Oct 1, 2019 752
Reinforcing Autonomy: Legal Ethics and Constitutional Compliance in Indigent Criminal Defense. Brand, George R. Sep 22, 2019 6552
Ethical considerations of e-business for practitioners. Sawyers, Roby B.; Preusch, Nick Aug 1, 2019 1860
ETHICAL CHALLENGES IN THE ROLE OF IN-HOUSE COUNSEL. Gunz, Hugh; Gunz, Sally Jun 22, 2019 9430
BEHAVIORAL LEGAL ETHICS LESSONS FOR CORPORATE COUNSEL. Schaefer, Paula Jun 22, 2019 13447
Ateneo graduate tops 2018 bar exams. May 3, 2019 635
Texas Bar weighs in on lawyers using cloud computing. Black, Nicole Apr 9, 2019 968
Attorneys take rare step, disavow client's testimony. Olson, Kris Jan 10, 2019 1526
Expressing Conscience with Candor: Saint Thomas More and First Freedoms in the Legal Profession. McGinniss, Michael S. Jan 1, 2019 32569
Administrative Guidance, Ethical Standards, and Tax Return Positions: In-house tax professionals must traverse a difficult course. Welty, Todd; Yoder, Lowell Cover story Jan 1, 2019 3362
Cape and Island DA says wrong person faced disciplinary proceedings in Marshard' matter. Olson, Kris Nov 1, 2018 1282
Should lawyers seek advice from other lawyers in online forums? Black, Nicole Oct 18, 2018 724
What do lawyers do with inadvertently sent documents? Dryden, Lee Oct 11, 2018 906
ABA on disaster preparedness and ethical obligations. Black, Nicole Oct 4, 2018 826
Plight of the Public Defender: Excessive Caseload as a Non-Mitigating Factor in Sanctions for Ethical Violations. Payne, Taylor Sep 22, 2018 15209
School attorneys raise concerns about lay advocates. Vieth, Peter Aug 16, 2018 1482
Sanctions of $270K upheld. Bantz, Phillip Jul 12, 2018 756
FEO: Lawyers could friend opposing party. Donovan, David May 3, 2018 611
Cooper ethics complaint case sent back to trial court. Donovan, David Apr 12, 2018 964
Stormy and the lawyers: Ethics 101. Maffei, Thomas F. Apr 12, 2018 1124
DUTIES OWED BY APPOINTED COUNSEL TO MDL LITIGANTS WHOM THEY DO NOT FORMALLY REPRESENT. Herman, Stephen J. Mar 22, 2018 11886
A HUMAN RIGHTS PERSPECTIVE ON PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY IN GLOBAL CORPORATE PRACTICE. Nersessian, David Mar 22, 2018 11492
ABA: blogging lawyers should respect duty of confidentiality. Bridges, Barry Mar 15, 2018 810
Ethics rule would require CPAs to discuss suspected illegal acts with clients. Ridgeway, Heidi; Tapajna, Joseph J. Feb 1, 2018 1227
THE LEGAL PROFESSION: FROM HUMANS TO ROBOTS. Bigda, Jordan Jan 1, 2018 14504
Law Firm Nightmare: Clients Using Lawyer Services for Ponzi Schemes. Fucile, Mark J. Jan 1, 2018 2253
Can a lawyer draft a will, then benefit from it? Dryden, Lee Dec 21, 2017 957
Leaving Law Firms with Client Fees: Florida's Path. Weidner, Donald J. Cover story Dec 1, 2017 6730
SEEKING JUSTICE BY PLEA: THE PROSECUTOR'S ETHICAL OBLIGATIONS DURING PLEA BARGAINING. Paciocco, Palma Sep 1, 2017 19641
Picking winners and losers: The subjectivity of Missouri disciplinary decisions. Craigmyle, Bradley Jan 1, 2017 9260
Aggregation as disempowerment: red flags in class action settlements. Erichson, Howard M. Dec 1, 2016 27784
Form 2848: ethical issues for tax practitioners. Schreiber, Gerard H., Jr.; Smith, James A. Aug 1, 2016 3260
A call to cultivate the public interest: beyond pro bono. Juergens, Ann; Galatowitsch, Diane Mar 22, 2016 9753
Up in smoke or down in flames? A Florida lawyer's legal and ethical risks in advising a marijuana industry client. Reinhart, Bruce E. Mar 1, 2016 5142
Guilty but mentally ill: the ethical dilemma of mental illness as a tool of the prosecution. Johansen, Lauren G. Jun 1, 2015 11425
Writing the rules of attorney-whistleblowing: who gets to decide, and how do we make the decision? Bein, Alex May 1, 2015 6165
Writing the rules of attorney-whistleblowing: who gets to decide, and how do we make the decision? Bein, Alex May 1, 2015 14078
Cybersecurity: the continuing evolution of insurance and ethics. Zureich, Dan; Graebe, William Apr 1, 2015 3559
A new era: integrating today's "next gen" research tools Ravel and Casetext in the law school classroom. Lee, Katrina June; Azyndar, Susan; Mattson, Ingrid Mar 22, 2015 15303
"Whack" no more: infusing equality into the ethics of defence lawyering in sexual assault cases. Tanovich, David M. Dec 22, 2014 16611
Practitioners' responsibilities in complying with records requests. Rempalski, Kristy L.; Sansone, James Aug 1, 2014 3378
Confronting the challenges of ethical accountability in international human rights lawyering. Moley, Nell Jun 22, 2014 18026
Who is patrolling the border of ethical conduct? The convergence of federal immigration attorneys, benefit fraud, and Model Rule 4.2. Barrett, Erin E. Jun 1, 2014 13134
State tax tribunals: is taxpayer representation by CPAs a potential independence problem? Kirkell, Brian J.; Villa, Michael J. Apr 1, 2014 2238
Discovery issues and ethical considerations under the rules of practice and procedure for administrative hearings before the Office of Administrative Law Judges. Barnett, David C.; Frankel, Samuel S., Jr.; Lima, Liza E. Mar 22, 2014 9152
Supervising paralegals in accordance with the rules of professional conduct. Simpson, Todd W. Jan 1, 2014 7570
Professional ethics across jurisdictions: the conundrums that arise in litigating Longshore and Harbor Worker's Compensation Act and Defense Base Act claims. Krebs, Patricia A.; Mason, Kourtni R. Dec 22, 2013 5304
Could you use that in a sentence, please? The intersection of prosecutorial ethics, relevant conduct sentencing, and criminal RICO indictments. McClintock, William S. Dec 1, 2013 14523
Solicitation by defense counsel: ethical pitfalls when corporate defense counsel offers representation to witnesses. Temkin, Barry R.; Stone, Michael H. Oct 1, 2013 4239
Ethical issues and practical challenges raised by internal investigations in the life sciences industry. Gitterman, Abraham Oct 1, 2013 12153
Campus to clients: technology for tax compliance. Nellen, Annette Aug 1, 2013 2087
Advising clients regarding erroneous tax return positions. Baillif, Michael E. Jul 1, 2013 6336
Think before you "speak": what lawyers can and cannot say in the digital age. Nahrstadt, Bradley C.; Rogers, W. Brandon Jul 1, 2013 10568
Advising clients regarding erroneous tax return positions. Baillif, Michael E. Jun 1, 2013 6630
E-filing from the local coffee shop: a practical look into confidentiality, technology, and the practice of law. Crews, Kevin Jun 1, 2013 2760
The missing client: an ethical quagmire. Jarvis, Robert M. Cover story Feb 1, 2013 4906
Marching orders: when to tell your boss "no". Seger, Andrew J. Feb 1, 2013 3823
The corporate gatekeeper in ethical perspective. Hines, Christopher T. Jan 1, 2013 5772
The corporate gatekeeper in ethical perspective. Hines, Christopher T. Jan 1, 2013 20794
In unity there is strength: the advantages (and disadvantages) of joint defense groups. Nahrstadt, Bradley C.; Rogers, W. Brandon Jan 1, 2013 7995
Monopoly power in defense of the status quo: a critique of the ABA's role in the regulation of the American legal profession. Clark, Gerard J. Nov 1, 2012 18893
Potential liability for attorneys engaging co-counsel and referrals. Lay, John T.; Thrasher, Childs Cantey Oct 1, 2012 1361
Disqualifying arbitrators for failure to make complete disclosures after Scandinavian Re v. St. Paul Re: what is "evident partiality"? Dotseth, Keith A. Jul 1, 2012 3064
Sorry Linus, I need your security blanket: how the smartphone, constant connectivity with the Internet, and social networks act as catalysts for juror misconduct. Delaney, Patrick M. Jun 22, 2012 14784
With impunity: the lack of accountability of a criminal prosecutor. Discussion Mar 22, 2012 17043
Ensuring an impartial jury in the age of social media. St. Eve, Amy J.; Zuckerman, Michael A. Mar 11, 2012 11378
Campus to clients: integrating Circular 230 into the tax curriculum. Nellen, Annette; Gardner, John C.; Kastantin, Joseph; Maas, William E. Feb 1, 2012 2881
Legal professional privilege: comparing different approaches within the United States and the European Union. Lefebvre, Paul; Rosenberg, David J.; Zwick, Matthew; Vialard, Chloe Jan 1, 2012 8525
Mediation as malpractice? The effect of California mediation confidentiality statutes. Brown, Michael E.; Duggan, Nicholas C. Jan 1, 2012 1975
The special responsibilities of the prosecutor: protecting, the accused's right to counsel, interaction with the unrepresented defendant, and subpoenaing, the defense counsel. Sinha, Hans P.; Dennis, Devon Jan 1, 2012 10939
The trials of technology. Smith, Sean Jan 1, 2012 1961
Tax practice responsibilities: conflicts of interest: IRS rules differ from AICPA professional standards. Horwitz, Kenneth M. Nov 1, 2011 4387
Conquering competency and other professional responsibility pointers for appellate practitioners. Thoman, Jay L. Nov 1, 2011 17202
Ethical considerations in the prosecution of animal cruelty cases. Fleck, Geoffrey C. Oct 1, 2011 4053
Advocacy in the media: the Blagojevich defense and a reformulation of Rule 3.6. Krahenbuhl, Leigh A. Oct 1, 2011 19949
Necessary third parties: multidisciplinary collaboration and inadequate professional privileges in domestic violence practice. Baker, Jeffrey R. Sep 22, 2011 23468
The necessity of advancing advocacy skills. Thoman, Jay J. Sep 1, 2011 4862
Evolving equality: the development of the international defense bar. Newton, Michael A. Jun 22, 2011 35989
A lie is a lie: an argument for strict protection against a prosecutor's knowing use of perjured testimony. DeVore, Charlie Mar 22, 2011 14222
Web 2.0 crashes through the courthouse door: legal and ethical issues related to the discoverability and admissibility of social networking evidence. Grubman, Scott R.; Snyder, Robert H. Mar 22, 2011 24716
Advocacy revalued. Hazard, Geoffrey C., Jr.; Remus, Dana A. Feb 1, 2011 13961
Applying Model Rule 4.2 to Web 2.0: the problem of social networking sites. Ostolaza, Yvette; Pellafone, Ricardo Jan 1, 2011 16105
Mission creep in military lawyering. Hillman, Elizabeth L. Jan 1, 2011 6367
Anti-war & anti-Gitmo: military expression and the dilemma of licensed professionals in uniform. Lebowitz, Michael J. Jan 1, 2011 11040
Recent amendments to the U.S. sentencing guidelines for effective compliance and ethics programs. Frongillo, Thomas C.; Eskow, Lisa R.; Simons, Caroline K. Oct 1, 2010 1670
Uniform ethical regulation of federal prosecutors. Tennis, Bradley T. Oct 1, 2010 16873
ADR and the new rules: the role of third-party neutrals: for the first time, the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct address the ethical obligations of attorneys practicing as third-party neutrals. Cavenagh, Thomas D. Sep 1, 2010 908
Real estate lawyers: beware short-sale fee agreements: a proposed fee arrangement presented to a lawyer by a short sale negotiator raises red flags for a veteran real estate practitioner. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Aug 1, 2010 845
Uncivil action: despite all the energy devoted to collegiality and professionalism, lawyers sometimes confront aggressively rude, even hostile behavior in opponents. Here's what to do about it. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Aug 1, 2010 3282
Now how much would you pay? Avoiding involuntary pro bono: lawyers tend to be uneasy with the business side of practice, but there's nothing unprofessional about getting paid. Here's how to increase the odds that you will. Erger, Karen Aug 1, 2010 1509
Clearer guidance for estate planning lawyers: how do we deal with clients suffering from diminished capacity? What duty of confidentiality do we owe prospective clients who meet with but don't hire us? These are some of the ethics questions faced by estate planning lawyers that are easier to answer thanks to the new rules. McBride, Katarinna; Schmidt, Graham B. Aug 1, 2010 898
Does what happens on Facebook stay on Facebook? Discovery, admissibility, ethics, and social media. Boggs, Beth C.; Edwards, Misty L. Jul 1, 2010 3535
Labor and employment lawyers and the new rules: especially noteworthy are rules governing lawyers who represent i) organizations and ii) clients who appear before agencies and boards, along with rules aimed at prospective clients, misdirected documents, and lawyer-arbitrators. Lied, Michael R. Jul 1, 2010 1313
Implicit bias and the illusion of mediator neutrality. Izumi, Carol Jun 22, 2010 31987
Ethical obligations of indigent defense attorneys to their clients. Mann, Phyllis E. Jun 22, 2010 15750
Ensuring the ethical representation of clients in the face of excessive caseloads. Joy, Peter A. Jun 22, 2010 10267
Suing the prosecutor. Van Patten, Jonathan K. Jun 22, 2010 19849
Criminal lawyers and the new ethics rules: among the important changes in RPC 2010: prosecutors must now advise the accused of his or her right to counsel, and lawyers must now keep "information" (not just "secrets") confidential. Rosenbaum, Randall Jun 1, 2010 748
Avoiding withdrawal pains. Gunnarsson, Helen W. May 1, 2010 3423
Controlling case expenses: lawyers' duty to clients. Fogel, Robert L.; Young, Michael S.; King, Katie M. May 1, 2010 4302
Rule 3.3 and honesty in litigation: new Rule 3.3 makes the point more economically than before - don't make or fail to correct a false statement, Don't offer false evidence, and don't fail to disclose adverse legal authority. Park, Robert T. May 1, 2010 996
What to do when opposing counsel uses the Internet as a weapon: tools to combat the publication of discovery materials and extrajudicial statements on the Internet. Kopon, Andrew, Jr.; Flotte, Sarah E. Apr 1, 2010 4212
Discovery audits: Model Rule 3.8(d) and the prosecutor's duty to disclose. Parajon, Christina Apr 1, 2010 4641
Will you be my (Facebook) friend? I friend you, you friend me, and that's that, right? Well, not quite. Those pesky Rules of Professional Conduct follow us lawyers everywhere, even onto our social-media pages. Erger, Karen Apr 1, 2010 1559
ISBA Opinion 10-02 reins in real estate brokers: under ISBA Ethics Opinion 10-02, a lawyer may not agree to use a realtor's captive title insurer to the exclusion of others "as a condition of receiving referrals from the real estate company." This is good for real estate lawyers' bottom line, the author contends. Birnbaum, Peter J. Apr 1, 2010 1323
Hotline provides a peek at lawyers during hard times. Cam, Yen T. Mar 15, 2010 1369
Lawyering in juvenile court: lessons from a civil Gideon experiment. Federle, Katherine Hunt Feb 1, 2010 10135
UPL: nonlawyers may represent employers before the IDES, appellate court holds: the Illinois Appellate Court held that nonlawyers who represent employers before the Illinois Department of Employment Security in unemployment benefits hearings aren't engaging in the unauthorized practice of law. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Feb 1, 2010 855
Looking for "facts" in all the wrong places: jurors - and yes, lawyers and judges - increasingly use social networking sites and other Internet tools to gather and exchange information. But some of these practices undermine the quest for a fair trial. Spears, Ronald D. Feb 1, 2010 1126
Steroids and legal ethics codes: are lawyers rational actors? Zacharias, Fred C. Feb 1, 2010 19855
New law requires all loan modifiers to be licensed: lawyers representing clients are exempt from the statute. Jan 15, 2010 340
So you want to be house counsel: be sure to give your prospective employer a thorough going-over before you say "yes". Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2010 914
Ethics-rule amendment clarifies role of lawyer-lobbyists: an amendment to new RPC 3.9 removes a cross-reference that lawyer-lobbyists feared might forbid heretofore accepted forms of one-on-one lobbying. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2010 770
Ethical issues for family lawyers under the new Rules of Professional Conduct: this article explores some hypothetical but all-too-common situations that arise in family-law practice and speculates about how to approach them under the 2010 Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct. Gray, Paulette M. Jan 1, 2010 2930
Is selling title insurance a "business transaction"? Real estate lawyers were pleased to see Rule 5.7 ("law-related services") missing from the 2010 Rules of Professional Conduct. But a reference to the sale of title insurance as a service "related to the practice of law" in the comments to Rule 1.8 has some lawyers concerned. Fortunato, Joseph R.; Bashaw, Steven B. Jan 1, 2010 933
Real ethics and courtesy for divorce lawyers: not all ethical rules appear in the Rules of Professional Conduct. Here's ethics advice from a family-law veteran. Gitlin, H. Joseph Jan 1, 2010 584
Reining in juror misconduct: practical suggestions for judges and lawyers. Artigliere, Ralph; Barton, Jim; Hahn, Bill Jan 1, 2010 7613
Regulation of the Queensland legal profession: the quinquennium of change. Dal Pont, Gino E. Dec 1, 2009 10154
Adding value for lawyers, clients, and the public: the business benefits of ethically-informed practice. Carter, Justin; Corbin, Lillian Dec 1, 2009 10112
The ethics of 'transgressive' lawyering: considering the defence of Dr. Haneef. Bartlett, Francesca Dec 1, 2009 8961
Fearless advocacy and bar rule 60. Keim, Stephen Dec 1, 2009 2059
Lawyers, language and legal professional standards: Legal Services Commissioner v. Turley. Jones, Nicky Dec 1, 2009 3457
Warts and all: the impact of candour in assessing character for admission to the legal profession. Mullins, Debra Dec 1, 2009 5013
Embedded federal questions, exclusive jurisdiction, and patent-based malpractice claims. Wilson, Christopher G. Dec 1, 2009 15150
Updates on legal ethics: from online case summaries to social media. Hornsby, Will Nov 1, 2009 850
Inadvertent document productions and the threat of attorney disqualification. Mark, Etan Nov 1, 2009 4193
If you want something from a judge, ask for it: judges are also watching how you treat court staff, opposing counsel, and your own associates. Blankenship, Gary Oct 15, 2009 1069
"Defending those who defend America": avoiding conflicts of interest in order to provide an ethical and effective defense. Bateman, Aimee M. Aug 1, 2009 4867
From good intentions to ethical outcomes: the paramountcy of children's interests in the Family Law Act. Crowe, Jonathan; Toohey, Lisa Aug 1, 2009 12082
This honorable profession. Hunter, Robert D. President's page Jul 1, 2009 576
The double edged sword: internal law firm privilege and the "fiduciary exception". Fucile, Mark J. Jul 1, 2009 3814
Conflicts. Hampton, Carter L. Jul 1, 2009 713
Public interest, professional bargains: ethical conflicts between lawyers and professional engineers. Hubertz, Elizabeth J. Jun 22, 2009 15766
"The judge said, 'son, what is your alibi ...?'" A survey of Alaska criminal discovery principles. Fayette, James Jun 1, 2009 21610
Client vs. self. Hunter, Robert D. President's page Apr 1, 2009 807
Ex parte blogging: the legal ethics of Supreme Court advocacy in the Internet era. Lee, Rachel C. Apr 1, 2009 18966
Did Pat Fitzgerald say too much? Lawyers disagree about whether prosecutor Fitzgerald crossed the line when he said Rod Blagojevich's conduct "would make Lincoln roll over in his grave.". Gunnarsson, Helen W. Mar 1, 2009 922
The citizen lawyer - a brief informal history of a myth with some basis in reality. Gordon, Robert W. Mar 1, 2009 15092
"Public service must begin at home": the lawyer as civics teacher in everyday practice. Green, Bruce A.; Pearce, Russell G. Mar 1, 2009 13308
Lawyers as citizens. Rhode, Deborah L. Mar 1, 2009 4493
Attorney censured for not disclosing "controlled business arrangement": the ARDC Hearing Board found that a Mundelein lawyer/title agent didn't make disclosures to clients required by the Title Insurance Act. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2009 1116
Real estate lawyers fear "law related services" definition: defining "law related services" in Illinois' ethics rules could encourage UPL, pose malpractice risks, and cause other problems, real estate lawyers tell the Supreme Court. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2009 1222
Taking down your shingle: selling or otherwise closing your private practice? Don't forget to take care of this important business as you prepare to say goodbye to yours. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2009 3363
Electronic discovery: dealing with disclosure of metadata: typically, the question isn't whether confidential client information will be inadvertently disclosed during electronic discovery but what to do when it inevitably happens. This reviews the dangers and offers suggestions for avoiding or reducing them. Marconi, Joseph R. Jan 1, 2009 3855
Legal, practical, and ethical considerations of medical malpractice settlements. Rubin, Robert I. Jan 1, 2009 3044
Pumping up passion for pro bono. White, John G., III President's page Jan 1, 2009 799
Let's talk: critical aspects of the anti-contact rule for lawyers. Richmond, Douglas R. Jan 1, 2009 8822
Your Board of Governors. White, John G., III President's page Dec 1, 2008 993
Protect client confidentiality in e-mail. Richman, Howard S. Oct 1, 2008 179
Ethics and electronic discovery: new medium, same problems. Wang, Zachary Oct 1, 2008 10716
Board examines how it administers reprimands. Sep 1, 2008 780
Succession plans! Be prepared for the unexpected. Crim, Michael D. Jul 1, 2008 3951
My mother, my client: your brother wants you to prepare his "simple" will. Your college roommate wants you to handle her real estate closing. Should you do it? Probably not, ethics experts and seasoned lawyers say. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jul 1, 2008 3129
The ethical exploitation of the unrepresented consumer. Haneman, Victoria J. Jun 22, 2008 18773
Keep discovery civil: when opposing counsel obstructs or deflects your access to evidence, look to the rules and long-settled case law for relief. Both are on your side. Kosieradzki, Mark; Rahimi, Kara Jun 1, 2008 3497
Mind the metadata. Siegel, Daniel J. Jun 1, 2008 1568
A review of the revised disciplinary process under Circular 230: Circular 230 regulates tax practice before the IRS for attorney, CPAs, and enrolled agents. This article discusses the recent changes made to the disciplinary process procedures and sanctions for violations contained in Circular 230. Gardner, John C.; Eide, Barbara J.; May, Bruce E.; May, Diane R. May 1, 2008 8532
The market for bad legal advice: academic professional responsibility consulting as an example. Simon, William H. Apr 1, 2008 22849
Transparency is the solution, not the problem: a reply to Bruce Green. Simon, William H. Apr 1, 2008 6829
The elastic tournament: a second transformation of the big law firm. Galanter, Marc; Henderson, William D. Apr 1, 2008 29765
Professional independence in the Office of the Attorney General. Spaulding, Norman W. Apr 1, 2008 25006
Lawfare and legal ethics in Guantanamo. Luban, David Apr 1, 2008 24202
The goal of the public reprimand: rehabilitation. Angones, Francisco R. President's page Mar 1, 2008 690
The conscience of a lawyer: your client admits he committed murder. What should you do? What can you do? For two Illinois lawyers, these aren't hypothetical questions. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Mar 1, 2008 1294
A proposed makeover for the rules of professional conduct: much has happened in the nearly two decades since the Illinois Supreme Court last revised its lawyer-ethics rules. A proposal before the court seeks to bring the RPC up to date and align them more closely with the ABA Model Rules. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Mar 1, 2008 3483
Ethics and the attorney/title agent: this author argues that attorneys can act as title agents while representing clients in the same real-estate transaction. They must, however, make key disclosures and obtain corresponding consents, follow the Illinois Title Insurance Act, and overcome the rebuttable presumption that a transaction between lawyer and client is fraudulent. Rooney, Michael J. Mar 1, 2008 3206
Contacting, deposing employees of opposing parties: a how-to: don't just call up your opponent's employees, even if they're working elsewhere. Consider first whether doing so might violate legal or ethical rules. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jan 1, 2008 788
Public benefit vs. profitability. Marchetti, L. Gino, Jr. President's page Jan 1, 2008 1047
Sanctions: a word to the wise. Crim, Michael D. Jan 1, 2008 2761
Ethical and legal issues accompanying legislation requiring HPV vaccination of girls. Cook, Kristin Jan 1, 2008 8175
Part of your permanent record: board returns to administering public reprimands. Blankenship, Gary Dec 1, 2007 1688
Court OKs registration program for paralegals. Killian, Mark D. Dec 1, 2007 1272
Metadata: the future impact of invisible data on e-discovery in Florida. O'Neal, Nicole Dec 1, 2007 4298
Advice for new prosecutors. Johnson, Victor S., III Nov 1, 2007 3176
Life after Nifong. Kirby, Wally Nov 1, 2007 711
Reputation management or what color is your hat? Wallace, David; Steckelberg, K.C. Nov 1, 2007 1920
Time to update the Rules of Professional Conduct? The Illinois Supreme Court Rules Committee is considering a proposal to do just that. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Oct 1, 2007 924
Reining in the minister of justice: prosecutorial oversight and the superseder power. Dennis, Abby L. Oct 1, 2007 13692
Surfin' Safari - why competent lawyers should research on the web. Margolis, Ellie Sep 22, 2007 17774
What do you do when you know your client isn't who he says he is? Blankenship, Gary Aug 15, 2007 1626
Initial consultations - satisfaction or your money back? Should lawyers provide free consultations to prospective clients? Discounts to new clients? Refunds of a consult fee to clients who ask for one? ISBA lawyers offer their opinions. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Aug 1, 2007 941
An overview of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation: attorneys representing doctors, dentists and other licensees before the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation must know the policies and procedures of the agency to best represent their clients. Favia, Michael V.; Siedlarz, Marlene E. Aug 1, 2007 2751
Providing competent representation in the digital information age. Shelton, Gregory D. Jul 1, 2007 4505
The Illinois Supreme Court OKs advance payment retainers: the court last month approved lawyers' use of the advance payment retainer, cautioning that more familiar retainer agreements will be the preferred option in most cases. Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jun 1, 2007 1088
The trouble with hourly billing: does the tradition of billing by the hour push lawyers to pad bills and thus engage in the kind of "dishonest[]" behavior forbidden by the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct? Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jun 1, 2007 890
What's your duty under Himmel? You know you have a duty to report other lawyers to the ARDC when they ... when they what? What kind of misconduct should be reported? What kind must be? What if you make the wrong call? Gunnarsson, Helen W. Jun 1, 2007 3744
Prosecutors and the media; is it time to redo rules 3.6 and 3.8? Robertson, Thomas May 1, 2007 335
Ethical challenges when lawyers sell non-legal services. Smiley, Jennifer E.; Shakman, Michael L. May 1, 2007 2293
Attorney independence? Remember the Alamo! As we struggle to preserve judicial independence, let's not forget to champion attorney independence - lawyers' sworn duty to defend the disenfranchised and despised. Spears, Ron May 1, 2007 1206
Ethical considerations within the tripartite relationship of insurance law - who is the real client? Czarnecki, Amber Apr 1, 2007 8623
New lawyer ad rules spark debate over public image, public good. Sileo, Carmel Apr 1, 2007 2608
Nevada courts curb lawyer's summation slamming plaintiffs. Burtka, Allison Torres Apr 1, 2007 960
The world of international compliance: what transactional lawyers need to know to perform ethically and responsibly. Weinstein, Martin J. Jan 1, 2007 5424
Elevating choice over quality of representation: United States v. Gonzalez-Lopez. Mezzina, Paul Alessio Sep 22, 2006 5085
Rule to allow judges to fine lawyers for unprofessional behavior raises questions. Brief article Sep 15, 2006 245
Ethics opinion deals with representing county commissioners before the Ethics Commission. Aug 15, 2006 797
A quantitative look at the two-suspect scenario. Netter, Brian Mar 1, 2006 3442
The dubious origins and dangers of clawback and quick-peek agreements: an argument against their codification in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Daniel, Laura Catherine Nov 1, 2005 12722
Poor on paper: an overview of the ethics and morality of Medicaid planning. Karp, Joseph S.; Gershbein, Sara I. Oct 1, 2005 3879
Ethics in the era of electronic evidence: to represent your clients effectively and ethically, you need a good grasp of the e-discovery process - and the obligations it creates for you and opposing counsel. Wall, Christopher D. Oct 1, 2005 3176
Ethical considerations of ex-parte communications with company employees. Dameris, Thad T.; Radford, Kent A. Oct 1, 2005 857
Proposed Florida rule would prevent trial lawyers from taking cases. Sep 1, 2005 373
Civil lawyers must investigate sources of fees, Fifth Circuit rules. Ertel, Karen Aug 1, 2005 777
Tales from the dark side. Aylward, Michael F. Jul 1, 2005 2887
The ethics of cause lawyering: an empirical examination of criminal defense lawyers as cause lawyers. Etienne, Margareth Jun 22, 2005 31722
Can attorneys and clients conspire? Kedem, Allon May 1, 2005 4329
Key issues in the inadvertent release and receipt of confidential information: how to protect yourself and your client from embarrassing exposure. Richmond, Douglas R. Apr 1, 2005 6420
One step beyond Meadowbrook: can an insurer direct defense counsel to dismiss covered claims? An examination of insurance defense attorneys' roles and ethical duties. Baldwin, Shaun McParland Apr 1, 2005 5615
Within each lawyer's conscience a touchstone: law, morality, and attorney civil disobedience. Palumbos, Robert M. Jan 1, 2005 19688
Use of lawyer-client privileged information by in-house counsel whistleblowers in their own retaliatory discharge actions under the environmental laws. Drachsler, David A. Sep 22, 2004 1938
Ethical risks from the use of technology. Beckerman-Rodau, Andrew Sep 22, 2004 12843
Court may compel deceased woman's lawyer to testify. Jurand, Sara Hoffman May 1, 2004 675
Legal and ethical considerations regarding outsourcing: members must comply with the Code of Professional Conduct and other pronouncements. Anderson, Alan W. Mar 1, 2004 2304
Musings on the dynamics of corporate governance issues, director liability concerns, corporate control transactions, ethics, and federalism. Veasey, E. Norman Dec 1, 2003 5848
Ethical deception by prosecutors. Cross, Rebecca B. Nov 1, 2003 7952
Chapter VII: the duty to give information and the duty of confidentiality. Oct 1, 2003 3374
New [section] 57.105 lawyer sanctions, our ethics, and the Florida constitution: recent developments and a respectful dissent. Fenner, John P. May 1, 2003 6509
Inadvertent disclosure, the attorney-client privilege, and legal ethics: an examination and suggestion for Alaska. Simko, Joshua K. Dec 1, 2002 13300
Tell the truth. (Appellate Practice and Advocacy). Elligett, Raymond T., Jr.; Scheb, John M. Dec 1, 2001 2851
Lawyer ethics in the twenty-first century: the global practice reconciling regulatory and deontological differences: the European experience. Lonbay, Julian Oct 1, 2001 10232
Legal advice given over the Internet and Intranet: how does this practice affect the lawyer-client relationship? Amieva, Jorge Jun 22, 2001 9829
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