Celesq® Programs

All PR Isnt Good: How to Stay Out of the News and Out of Ethics Hot Water

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Program Number
30206
Program Date
2020-08-25

The adage that all publicity is good is not always true. The media are filled with stories about how lawyers end up in ethical and disciplinary hot water by filing improperly-redacted documents, disclosing confidential information to family and friends, and allowing technological ignorance to prejudice clients. This conduct may violate the Rules of Professional Conduct and subject attorneys to potential discipline under the Rules in their jurisdictions, including Rules 1.4, 1.6, 3.3, 3.4, 3.6, 4.1, 5.4 and 8.4. This program will highlight some infamous errors and demonstrate how to avoid errors that arise from common software such as Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat.

Available in States

  • California
  • Colorado E
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Communications and Media Law
  • Complex Litigation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Ethics & Professionalism
  • Federal Courts
  • Florida Eligible
  • In-House Counsel
  • Information Technology
  • Law Practice Management
  • Media & Communication Law