First Friday Ethics (November 2021)
STUDIO WEBCAST Nov 5, 2021
Need ethics credit? We’ve got you covered! UT Law CLE’s First Friday Ethics streams live every first Friday of the month, and features some of our best ethics speakers and presentations for a total of 3.00 hrs ethics credit. Fulfill your entire annual ethics requirement in Texas in one day!
This month includes:
TRUST ME I’m A Lawyer
Very few lawyers ever receive practical training on office finance, and yet misuse of trust accounts remains the easiest way to lose a law license. Take this great refresher course, which is designed to improve your knowledge of the rules, and the ethical way to handle all your accounts.
Claude E. Ducloux, Attorney at Law, Austin, TX
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
How to Be an Ethical Ally (REPLAY)
Are you a person who notices inequities around you? Do you want to respond when you see or hear another person being slighted? Do you work with a bunch of attorneys? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then this is the ethics presentation is for you. We'll dive into some common biases sometimes seen in law firms and legal departments and discuss how you can effectively interrupt these biases by being an ally to your peers and to your profession.
DeDe Church, DeDe Church & Associates, LLC, Austin, TX
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Cybersecurity and Remote Lawyering – Ethical Duty of Technology Competence
Join Elizabeth Rogers as she explores the implications of the ethical duty of technology competence in the context of remote lawyering and overcoming privacy and confidentiality challenges for attorneys. What is happening now, lessons learned, how to remotely work in a secure way using hybrid transitions and protocols with network security going forward.
Elizabeth Rogers, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, Austin, TX