Problems in Legal Ethics

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Each chapter begins with a set of problems for discussion in the classroom. For each major topic, background reading material illustrates the variety of sources a lawyer or judge can use when seeking answers to ethics questions. The materials include ethics rule, judicial opinions, ethics committee opinions, and excerpts from articles and books written by judges, lawyers, and law teachers. Supplemental readings from the ABA Model Code, from the Law of Lawyering by Geoffrey Hazard and William Hodes, from Modern ...
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Overview

Each chapter begins with a set of problems for discussion in the classroom. For each major topic, background reading material illustrates the variety of sources a lawyer or judge can use when seeking answers to ethics questions. The materials include ethics rule, judicial opinions, ethics committee opinions, and excerpts from articles and books written by judges, lawyers, and law teachers. Supplemental readings from the ABA Model Code, from the Law of Lawyering by Geoffrey Hazard and William Hodes, from Modern Legal Ethics by Charles Wolfram, and from various drafts of the Restatement (Third) of the Law Governing Lawyers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780314184221
  • Publisher: West Academic Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/28/2007
  • Series: American Casebook Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 425
  • Product dimensions: 7.70 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Table of Cases
Table of References to ABA Code of Professional Responsibility
Table of References to ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct
Ch. 1 Introduction to Legal Ethics
Ch. 2 Sources and Application of Legal Ethics Rules
Ch. 3 Beginning and Ending the Lawyer-Client Relationship
Ch. 4 Advertising and Solicitation
Ch. 5 Attorney Fees and Fiduciary Duties
Ch. 6 Competence, Diligence, and Unauthorized Practice
Ch. 7 Confidential Information
Ch. 8 Candor in Litigation
Ch. 9 Fairness in Litigation
Ch. 10 The Trial Lawyer as Truth-Seeker
Ch. 11 Conflicts of Interest - Interference by a Third Party
Ch. 12 Conflicts of Interest - Lawyer v. Client
Ch. 13 Conflicts of Interest - Conflicts Between Two Clients
Ch. 14 Judicial Conduct
Appendix: Answers to Multiple Choice Questions
Index
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