'Ethics for Corporate Lawyers' explored in webinar

The Practising Law Institute (PLI) will present “Ethics for Corporate Lawyers: Multijurisdictional Practice and Other Current Issues 2021” as a live webcast on Tuesday, March 9, beginning at 1 p..m.

This program continues to deliver lively analysis of recent legal ethics developments and their related practice pointers for corporate lawyers.

The expert panel will discuss common ethical pitfalls arising out of multijurisdictional practice along with related ethical issues that corporate lawyers often face.

The faculty will also address how jurisdictional distinctions regarding an ethics matter can prompt changes in the way counsel approaches that same matter, depending on where he or she practices.

Attendees will learn about:

  • Developments in multijurisdictional practice
  • Updates regarding confidentiality, the attorney-client privilege, and the attorney work-product doctrine
  • Current issues in multiple representation and conflicts of interest
  • Ethical concerns in witness preparation and internal investigations
  • Ethical concerns when representing multinational clients
  • Whistleblower remedies for corporate counsel
  • Current issues involving conflicts of interest, multiple representation, and “no contact” rules
  • Dangers to lawyers with clients facing parallel investigations and lawyer exposure to civil and regulatory liability
  • Lawyer liability issues resulting from recent decisions

Course materials will be available to attendees prior to the start of the program. Cost for the webcast is $395.

To register or for additional information, visit www.pli.edu and click on “programs.”


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