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Spring 2009 - Professional Responsibility

Silver, Charles M

Unique # 28485 Credit Hours: 3 Course ID: 385
DayTimeLocation
TWTH11:30 am - 12:20 pmTNH 2.138
Exam Type    Test Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
  Take-home Wednesday, May 6

Description
This is a survey course on lawyers' professional responsibilities.  It covers a range of topics that are central to the field, including the creation of the professional (client-lawyer) relationship, confidentiality, and conflicts of interests.  It also addresses topics of special interest to me that usually receive less attention in a survey course, including insurance defense arrangements, lawyers responsibilities in multiple-client representations and settlements, and fee awards.

This course fulfills the Professional Responsibility requirement for graduation.  Grades will be based on a final exam.

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