Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Thoroughly updated, the Fourth Edition presents: Recent changes to the Model Rules and other new developments in the law governing lawyers, and numerous new examples of recent cases of lawyer misconduct Six new problems on conflicts of ...

Author: Lisa G. Lerman

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 1454863048

Category: Law

Page: 0

View: 264

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law, Fourth Edition is a problem-based casebook with a contemporary and thoughtful approach to challenging ethical dilemmas, encouraging deep analysis and lively class discussion. Thoroughly updated, the Fourth Edition presents: Recent changes to the Model Rules and other new developments in the law governing lawyers, and numerous new examples of recent cases of lawyer misconduct Six new problems on conflicts of interest, a criminal defense lawyer s duty to investigate, prosecutorial investigations, and relationships between lawyers and judges Up-to-date discussions of how the Internet is affecting law practice, including the use of e-mail, social media, blogging, and raising capital for law firms by crowdfunding Expanded coverage of the post-recession changes in the legal profession Discussion of the implications for confidentiality of employer monitoring of employees, government monitoring of electronic communications, and hacking of law firm computer systems Deeper coverage of ethical issues for prosecutors Lerman/Schrag/Gupta Model Rules supplement includes 115 practice questions and detailed answers to help students prepare for the MPRE, and a selection of provisions from the state ethics codes that diverge from the Model Rules for comparative analysis
Categories: Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Key Features: Succinct and accessible explanation of lawyer law in question and answer format Numerous problems based on actual cases, in which students must analyze the ethical and strategic issues as if they were practicing lawyers Focus ...

Author: Lisa G. Lerman

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 1454891289

Category: Law

Page: 0

View: 287

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law, Concise Fourth Edition is the briefer version of Lerman and Schrag’s highly successful problem-based textbook that offers a contemporary and thoughtful approach to challenging ethical dilemmas, encouraging deep analysis and lively class discussion. Key Features: Succinct and accessible explanation of lawyer law in question and answer format Numerous problems based on actual cases, in which students must analyze the ethical and strategic issues as if they were practicing lawyers Focus on issues that students are most likely to face in their early years of practice Stimulating presentation of materials, including cartoons, tables, and photos New to the Fourth Edition: Updates of countless recent developments in lawyer law, including the amendments to Rules 1.6, 1.18 and 8.4 Up-to-date discussions of how the Internet is affecting law practice, including the use of e-mail and social media Engaging two-color design New chapter on the changing legal profession Reorganized so that the chapters match the practice MPRE questions in Lerman, Schrag, and Gupta’s Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations and Practice Questions.
Categories: Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Ethical Problems in The Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2021 and 2022 Edition.

Author: Lisa G. Lerman

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 1543815642

Category: Law

Page: 0

View: 936

Ethical Problems in The Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2021 and 2022 Edition.
Categories: Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law

Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2021 and 2022 Edition Lisa G. Lerman, Philip G. Schrag, Anjum Gupta ... The Aspen Casebook Series (famously known among law faculty and students as the “red and black” casebooks) ...

Author: Lisa G. Lerman

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 9781543827231

Category: Law

Page: 285

View: 378

Ethical Problems in the Practice of Law: Model Rules, State Variations, and Practice Questions, 2020-2021
Categories: Law

Traversing the Ethical Minefield

Traversing the Ethical Minefield

A textbook and casebook for law students that introduces ethical dimensions of legal practice by presenting for evaluation the actions of a hypothetical law firm, and citing the relevant professional code provisions and other references.

Author: Susan R. Martyn

Publisher: Aspen Law & Business

ISBN: STANFORD:36105063936392

Category: Law

Page: 561

View: 746

A textbook and casebook for law students that introduces ethical dimensions of legal practice by presenting for evaluation the actions of a hypothetical law firm, and citing the relevant professional code provisions and other references. Overall it covers fiduciary duty to clients, the limits of advocacy, and the profession. Annotation : 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).
Categories: Law

Regulation of Lawyers

Regulation of Lawyers

Buy a new version of this Connected Casebook and receive ACCESS to the online e-book, practice questions from your favorite study aids, and an outline tool on CasebookConnect, the all in one learning solution for law school students.

Author: Stephen Gillers

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454856459

Category: Law

Page: 552

View: 403

This book goes beyond the rules in teaching students the subtle differences between proper and improper conduct. The book s balanced and engaging mix of materials supports its comprehensive coverage of professional responsibility issues. Refined through years of classroom use, this casebook offers: condensed coverage of professional responsibility issues in less space (about 120 pages shorter than the regular 10th edition); well-balanced mix of cases, secondary sources, timely materials (often drawn from recent headlines), engaging problems, and challenging notes; discussion beyond the rules and from different perspectives, to recognize that the law is not necessarily self-evident and covers many subtleties; excellent case selection; realistic, helpful, and abundant problems, many based on actual events, that facilitate class discussion and enable students to understand the rules and regulations that will govern their professional behavior; detailed notes which provide in-depth treatment of the issues; high-profile author (Gillers is a highly visible and recognized national authority on professional responsibility); and an accessible and engaging style which is characterized by variety, clarity, and humor."
Categories: Law

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice

About Aspen Publishing Aspen Publishing is a leading provider of educational content and digital learning solutions to law ... The Aspen Casebook Series (famously known among law faculty and students as the “red and black” casebooks) ...

Author: Bernard Wolfman

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 9781454818922

Category: Law

Page: 686

View: 798

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice provides clear explanations of the relevant rules and regulations that apply to tax lawyers and organizes the materials by the various functions a lawyer serves: litigator, advisor and counselor. This is the only casebook currently available for law courses on professional responsibility in tax practice. Look for these key features in the new edition: New chapter on international tax practice Effect of technology innovations, e.g., email and social media, on ethical tax practice, including issues such as ethical advertising and solicitation, outsourcing and fee sharing Changes to Circular 230, the document governing practice before the IRS
Categories: Law

Regulation of Lawyers

Regulation of Lawyers

Writing in his direct and lively style, Stephen Gillers explores the subtleties and nuances of the legal and ethical rules governing lawyers and judges.

Author: Stephen Gillers

Publisher: Aspen Publishing

ISBN: 1454891297

Category: Law

Page: 0

View: 468

This casebook goes beyond the rules in teaching students the subtle differences between proper and improper conduct. Writing in his direct and lively style, Stephen Gillers explores the subtleties and nuances of the legal and ethical rules governing lawyers and judges. From great teaching cases, timely materials, and realistic problems, students come away with new insight, equipped to detect and avoid improper conduct over the course of their professional careers. Refined through years of classroom use, this casebook also offers comprehensive coverage, a balanced mix of materials, discussion beyond the rules and from different perspectives, detailed notes, and an accessible and engaging style. Key Benefits: Comprehensive coverage—includes the full range of professional responsibility issues Excellent case selection, manageable length, accessible style Well-balanced mix of cases, secondary sources, and timely materials—often drawn from recent headlines Realistic, helpful, and abundant problems—new and revised, many based on actual events, and which facilitate class discussion Detailed and challenging notes—providing in-depth treatment of the issues Discussion beyond the rules and from different perspectives New cases and materials on recent Supreme Court opinions, on a lawyer-agent’s binding authority, discipline for invading an opposing lawyer’s attorney-client relationship, racially biased prosecutorial summations, the definition of “the practice of law” and its effect on the market for legal services, the LegalZoom settlement with North Carolina, improper inferences in jury arguments, causation requirements in proving criminal defense lawyer malpractice, and lawyer liability for fraud in negotiations
Categories: Law

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice

This is the only casebook currently available for law courses on professional responsibility in tax practice.

Author: Bernard Wolfman

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 1454808160

Category: Law

Page: 628

View: 338

Ethical Problems in Federal Tax Practice provides clear explanations of the relevant rules and regulations that apply to tax lawyers and organizes the materials by the various functions a lawyer serves: litigator, advisor and counselor. This is the only casebook currently available for law courses on professional responsibility in tax practice. Look for these key features in the new edition: New chapter on international tax practice Effect of technology innovations, e.g., email and social media, on ethical tax practice, including issues such as ethical advertising and solicitation, outsourcing and fee sharing Changes to Circular 230, the document governing practice before the IRS
Categories: Law

Connecting Ethics and Practice

Connecting Ethics and Practice

New to the Second Edition: Two-color format and new design add visual appeal Revised chapters contain contemporary cases, discussions, and studies Updates include recent changes to the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct New coverage ...

Author: Katerina P. Lewinbuk

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 1543822746

Category:

Page: 480

View: 703

In Connecting Ethics and Practice: A Lawyer's Guide to Professional Responsibility, Second Edition, Katerina Lewinbuk explains the legal, professional, and ethical constraints that regulate attorneys, while keeping the modern law professor and student in mind. Contemporary cases and articles are used to provide for an easier understanding of the Model Rules and Judicial Cannons, which assists in preparing for law school exams and the MPRE. The author employs a user-friendly coursebook format organized in a logical manner, while achieving a realistic and manageable length. Mind-maps are provided with every chapter to help students visualize and remember selected rules, and discussion questions are used to allow the students to fully comprehend and digest the reading, while also demonstrating real-life struggles most lawyers face at some point in their career. Based on the unique format, students systematically cover all important aspects of the legal journey from law school to the legal profession. New to the Second Edition: Two-color format and new design add visual appeal Revised chapters contain contemporary cases, discussions, and studies Updates include recent changes to the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct New coverage includes: Discussion of the ethical issue relating to Judge Kavanaugh hearings Recent famous case of McCoy v. Louisiana New statistics re: women in the legal profession and malpractice claims against lawyers Professors and students will benefit from: The easy-to-follow logical sequence of all relevant rules that are clearly articulated at the beginning of the book and then reiterated accordingly in every chapter Structured material that is well-suited for a new or experienced professor Chapters based on quality readings as opposed to quantity Engaging, realistic examples that exhibit how each Rule relates to practice Simple, consistent organization of each chapter--offering a clear, logical layout and allowing for ease of use and teaching throughout Chapter introductions that begin with concise explanations of the applicable Rules to be discussed Controversial, contemporary, and thought-provoking readings Discussion questions at the end of each reading, as well as at the end of each chapter, that encourage colorful and lively dialogue and participation Table of Model Rules with applicable page numbers for easy reference
Categories: