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Fall 2012 - Professional Responsibility

Dzienkowski, John S

Course ID: 285  Unique # 29505  Credit Hours: 2
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm TNH 2.139
   Tuesday 1:15 pm - 2:05 pm TNH 2.139
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
  Final Monday, December 17    8:30 am          A-L
      M-Z
2.139 
2.140 
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Description
This course centers on the law governing the conduct of lawyers and the legal profession.  Central to the course are issues arising out of confidentiality concerns, including the lawyer's duty to preserve a client's confidences, conflicts issues, restrictions on communications with another lawyer's client, and conduct during trial.  The course will also cover issues involving the nature of the lawyer-client relationship, such as fees and client autonomy, as well as issues regarding the regulation of the legal profession.

This course fulfills the Professional Responsibility requirement for graduation.

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