Legal Ethics / Edition 1

Legal Ethics / Edition 1

by Kent Kauffman
     
 

ISBN-10: 076684255X

ISBN-13: 9780766842557

Pub. Date: 07/03/2003

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Legal Ethics, second edition covers, in detail, all of the critical legal ethics issues and rules, but also engages the reader by relating concepts with current events surrounding well-known figures such as Bill Clinton, Richard Nixon, Bill Gates, Martha Stewart, Dr. Phil, and Mike Nifong and the Duke Lacrosse team. There are stories about egregious lawyer and

Overview


Legal Ethics, second edition covers, in detail, all of the critical legal ethics issues and rules, but also engages the reader by relating concepts with current events surrounding well-known figures such as Bill Clinton, Richard Nixon, Bill Gates, Martha Stewart, Dr. Phil, and Mike Nifong and the Duke Lacrosse team. There are stories about egregious lawyer and paralegal misbehavior, called "Not Quite Lincoln," and thought-provoking hypothetical scenarios, called "Ethics in Action," included in this edition, along with more visual aids and web links.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766842557
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/03/2003
Series:
West Legal Studies Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 8.66(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Lawyers, Legal Assistants and the Regulation of the Legal Profession. Chapter 2: Paralegals and Their Profession. Chapter 3: The Unauthorized Practice of Law. Chapter 4: Confidentiality. Chapter 5: Conflicts of Interest. Chapter 6: Advertising and Solicitation. Chapter 7: Fees and Sharing. Chapter 8: Miscellaneous Ethics Issues. Appendices Glossary

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