CLE Webinar: Ethics

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Session Price Member Price
$160.00 $100.00

Agenda

TOPICS TO INCLUDE:

  • Contingent fee agreement language;
  • Fee disputes;
  • Revised Formal Opinion 31 letters;
  • Obtaining file from discharged attorney;
  • Letters of Protection;
  • Does new attorney have to pay discharged attorney immediately for expenses in file that new attorney is obtaining;
  • Arbitration clause in fee agreements;
  • Termination of representation letter and duties of attorney to notify client in writing;
  • What portion of file does attorney have to give to client when attorney is discharged;
  • Random audits of trustee account;
  • Random audits of advertising; and
  • Expenses that an attorney cannot pay for a client.

CLE Credits

This Continuing Legal Education program is appropriate for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys, and has been approved for the following credits in accordance with the rule requirements of these states:

Ethics & Professionalism
Connecticut 2.00 cr
New York 2.00 cr

Additional Information

Refunds will not be granted for cancellations received after the link to the materials has been sent.

 

Speakers

  • Patricia A. King, Esq.
    Geraghty & Bonnano, LLC

  • Nicholas E. Wocl, Esq.
    Tooher Wocl & Leydon, LLC