2021 Ethics Essentials Out of Stock
WARNING: IF YOU LIVE OR PRACTICE IN SOUTH CAROLINA YOU MAY NOT MEET THE ESSENTIALS REQUIREMENT BY TAKING THIS PROGRAM. YOU MUST ATTEND IN PERSON.
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Avoiding Conflicts of Interest
William O. Higgins
-Duties to Prospective Clients
-Conflicts Checking Systems
-Personal Transactions & Relationships
-Conflict Waivers & Informed Consent
Beginning the Attorney-Client Relationship
Barbara M. Seymour
-Scope of Representation
-Types of Fee Structures
-Timekeeping & Billing
-Hiring & Firing
-Unauthorized Practice of Law
Civility and Professionalism
-The Lawyer’s Oath
-SC Bar Standards of Professionalism
Michael J. Virzi
-Confidentiality vs. Attorney-Client Privilege
-Disclosure & Informed Consent
-Confidentiality & Technology
-Calendaring & Docket Management
-File Storage & Document Retention
Sabrina C. Todd
-Detecting Misappropriation & Fraud
Ending the Attorney-Client Relationship
-Withdrawal from Pending Cases
MCLE Credit Hours
This seminar qualifies for 5.91 MCLE credit hours, including up to 5.91 LEPR credit hours.
seminar is a Basic level program.
This seminar is a Basic level program.
Note: When submitting your compliance reports to the SC Commission on CLE and Specialization, if you completed this in 2022, please use this course code: 223702ADOE.
Note: When submitting your compliance reports to the SC Commission on CLE and Specialization, if you completed this in 2023, please use this course code: 232070ADOE.