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Practice 360° - Avoiding the Ethical Traps that Lurk in Your Files (NEW) *Class by Webinar*

September 18, 2020
Credits: 1.0 Ethics Credit Hour

Description: This informative class explores ethical responsibilities and malpractice risks associated with the ways in which lawyers manage their files during and after the lawyer-client relationship. Topics our knowledgeable panel will discuss, include:
  • Maintaining confidentiality under Rule 1.6 for physical and cloud-based data
  • Extra requirements for trust account records under Rule 1.15(a) 
  • Obligations under Rule 1.16(d) for file transition to successor counsel
  • Rule variances between the District, Maryland, and Virginia.
While this class is a must for all attorneys in private sector attorneys, those in the public sector will also benefit from attending.
Faculty: Daniel Schumack, Schumack Law Firm PLLC; Erika Stillabower, D.C. Bar Legal Ethics Counsel; Hope C. Todd, D.C. Bar Legal Ethics Counsel
Co-sponsor: D.C. Bar Practice Management Advisory Service 
Fees:  For more information concerning the Practice 360⁰ Program, including registration, click here.
The D.C. Bar CLE Program now offers discounted group registration rates!  For more information, contact the CLE Office at CLE@dcbar.org or 202-626-3488.


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