Fall 2013 - Professional Responsibility
McCown, F Scott
Credit Hours: 2 Course ID: 285 Unique # 29517
|MT||1:15 - 2:05 pm||TNH 2.137|
Thursday, December 19
8:30 am -
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
This course is about the law that governs lawyers. We will explore the relationship between lawyers and clients; the protection of client confidences; conflicts of interest; duties to courts; and duties to adversaries and third persons. We will consider these issues in various contexts—whether the lawyer is representing private parties, the government, or the public interest.
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The course fulfills the professional responsibility requirement for graduation.
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