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Course Details

Course Details

LAWA L01 - ETHICS & PROFESSIONALISM

Regulation of the legal profession including the rules of conduct that govern paralegals. Topics include the meaning and importance of the unauthorized practice of law; attorney-client privilege and related work product doctrine; doctrine of confidentiality; conflicts of interest. Law office management; conflicts of interest check system; law office calendar; billing procedures; fee arrangements; client trust accounts; filing systems; and documenting the file.

Credits: 3

COURSE NOTES:

Dept. Consent.