9:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (3.00 hr | 3.00 hr ethics)
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:
9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Effective Engagement Letters and Other Simple Risk-Management Tools
This ethics CLE presentation will look at engagement letters and how they can be used as a risk management tool. Along they way, the presentation will provide practical tips to help lawyers avoid conflict of interest pitfalls and to assist in controlling client expectations about the scope of the representation.
A.J. Singleton, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC, Lexington, KY
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.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
11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Ethics: The True Cost of Representation (REPLAY)
When a client discloses a terrible truth or reveals an unspeakable purpose, what obligations do the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Conduct place on an attorney? What happens when it’s time for an attorney to move on? Explore the unexpected answers given by the Rules using both recent and historic real world cases.
Jason Boulette, Boulette Golden & Marin L.L.P., Austin, TX
If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!