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The Island of Misfit Ethics Rules


Level: Advanced
Runtime: 63 minutes
Recorded Date: July 07, 2017
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Agenda

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Rule 3.9: Being an Advocate in Nonadjudicative Proceedings
  • Rule 5.7: Responsibilities Regarding Law-Related Services
  • Rule 3.6: Trial publicity 
  • Rule 8.2: Judicial & Legal Officials
  • Rule 3.7: Lawyer as witness
  • Rule 5.4: Professional Independence of a Lawyer
Runtime: 1 hour
Recorded: July 7, 2017

Description

I feel like the rules in this program would live on the Island of Misfit Rules. Not because they aren’t important or because they’re unused by lawyers…rather because they appear to be unloved by CLE teachers. In this program we will venture through the Island of those Misfit Ethics Rules.

This program was recorded on July 7th, 2017.

Provided By

Stuart Teicher

Panelists

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq.

Professional Legal Educator

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq. is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law. A practicing attorney for over 17 years, Stuart's career is now dedicated to helping fellow attorneys survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr. Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and gives keynote speeches at conventions and association meetings. He also provides consultation and representation in attorney disciplinary matters.

Stuart helps attorneys get better at what they do (and enjoy the process) through his entertaining and educational CLE Performances. His expertise is in "Technethics," a term Stuart coined that refers to the ethical issues in social networking and other technology. Stuart also speaks about "Practical Ethics" -- those lessons hidden in the ethics rules that enhance a lawyer's practice.

Mr. Teicher is a Supreme Court appointee to the New Jersey District Ethics Committee where he investigates and prosecutes grievances filed against attorneys, an adjunct Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School in Camden, New Jersey where he teaches Professional Responsibility and an adjunct Professor at Rutgers University in New Brunswick where he teaches undergraduate writing courses.


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