Professional Responsibility

Author: Nathan M. Crystal
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454887311
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A related offense, champerty, involved the purchase of a portion of the lawsuit.
The evil to be prevented in both cases was lawyers' “stirring advancing up”
litigation. expenses 79 to A their more clients modern is rationale that lawyers for
become the prohibition creditors, against with interests adverse to those of their
clients. An adverse financial interest may cause the lawyer This justification to
conduct the is weak, litigation however, to protect because the lawyer's
contingent rather fee ...

Ethics And Professional Responsibility For Paralegals

Author: Therese A. Cannon
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454893982
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With complete coverage of the ethical principles that inform the role of the paralegal, Ethics and Professional Responsibility for Paralegals, Eighth Edition is ideal for use as either a primary course book, or a supplementary text.

Lawyers Ethics And Professional Responsibility

Author: Andrew Boon
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1509901817
Size: 37.15 MB
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The framework for litigation is also shaped by attitudes to litigation. Historically,
attitudes in many jurisdictions have changed over time. Hazard notes that, in the
United States in the 1930s, hostility to litigation was written into the conduct rules.
26 The ABA Canons of Professional Ethics provided that '[w]henever the
controversy will admit of fair adjustment, the client should be advised to avoid or
to end the litigation',27 and that '[i]t is unprofessional for a lawyer to volunteer
advice to ...

Annotated Model Rules Of Professional Conduct

Author: Center for Professional Responsibility (American Bar Association)
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590318904
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Center for Professional Responsibility (American Bar Association). essary
medical and living expenses, when clients are in "necessitous" circumstances.
See Cohen, Advancing Funds, Advancing Justice: Adopting the Louisiana
Approach, 19 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 613 (2006); Moliterno, Broad Prohibition, Thin
Rationale: The "Acquisition of an Interest and Financial Assistance in Litigation"
Rules, 16 Geo. J. Legal Ethics 223 (2003); Sahl, The Cost of Humanitarian
Assistance: Ethical ...

Professional Responsibility

Author: W. Bradley Wendel
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 073556244X
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Conduct. in. Litigation: Forensic. Tactics,. Fair. and. Foul. INTRODUCTION. We all
know that assisting or permitting a client to commit out-and-out perjury is an
extremely serious violation of the disciplinary rules and can even constitute a
felony. If the client in a deposition testifies that she was in Chicago on March 13th
, and in fact she was back home in Cedar Rapids, having an affair with her lawyer
, both the client and the lawyer are in a lot of trouble. See Committee on
Professional ...

Professional Responsibility

Author: Casenotes
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 0735578435
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Professional Responsibility familiar with the company's document retention
policies and ... When a party reasonably anticipates litigation, or litigation has
commenced, and the party has a duty to put in place a ''litigation hold'' to ensure
the preservation of relevant information, counsel has: a duty to oversee and
monitor compliance with the litigation hold; a duty to ensure that all sources of
potentially relevant information are identified and placed ''on hold''; and an
ongoing duty to ...

Acing Professional Responsibility

Author: Leslie Abramson
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 1640200746
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The Acing book also enables students to quickly recall and pass the MPRE. The materials are current through the Model Rules changes in 2016.