Celesq® Programs

Hot Topics in Ethics for In-House Litigation Counsel

Expired
Program Number
3013
Program Date
2020-01-22

This program will focus on the pressing issues confronting in-house lawyers who receive notice of potential workplace misconduct. Should the in-house lawyer conduct his or her own investigation? What steps can a lawyer ethically take to gather evidence? What steps can a lawyer ethically take in negotiations to resolve a workplace claim? What can a lawyer do to limit public disclosure of the misconduct and/or preserve confidentiality? The Rules of Professional Conduct that that will be implicated in this Ethics program are: Rule 1.13 (Organization as a Client); Rule 3.4 (Fairness to Opposing Party and Counsel); Rule 4.1 (Truthfulness in Statements to Others); Rule 4.4 (Respect for Rights of Third Persons); Rule 5.6 (Restrictions on Right to Practice); Rule 8.4 (Misconduct)

Available in States

  • California
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Administrative Law & Regulations
  • Complex Litigation
  • Complex Resolution Strategy
  • Criminal Law & Procedure
  • Employment & Labor Law
  • Ethics & Professionalism
  • Federal Courts
  • In-House Counsel
  • Labor & Workforce Management Law
  • Labor Law
  • Workplace training