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Legal Ethics: Top Challenges for Paralegals

  • 11/14/2023
  • 11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
  • Webcast

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Program Description

Conflicts of Interest Conundrums, UPL Landmines, Communication Breakdowns, and More

Whether you're questioning the ethics of your attorney's request, or you're trying to find the balance between keeping clients updated and managing the rest of your workload, everyday practice is filled with ethical landmines. This program provides you with tried-and-true tips for solving complex ethical challenges. Enhance your knowledge - register today!

  • Bypass common confidentiality and privilege issues.
  • Develop strategies for handling advanced technology and social media difficulties.
  • Evade the top advertising and marketing mistakes that paralegals make.
  • Deal with challenges involving client fees and property.

Who Should Attend

This advanced level program is designed to provide attendees with expert tips for overcoming ethical hurdles. Those who should attend include:

  • Paralegals
  • Legal Technicians
  • Legal Assistants
  • Legal Support Staff

Course Content

  1. Safeguarding Privilege and Confidentiality: Top Roadblocks and Hidden Dangers
  2. Costly Conflicts of Interest Mistakes Paralegals Commonly Make
  3. The Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL): Top Pain Points for Paralegals
  4. Tackling Issues With Attorneys Who Pressure You to Do Something Unethical
  5. Key Stumbling Blocks in Maintaining Ethical Communications
  6. Social Media, Technology, and Artificial Intelligence (AI): Advanced Ethics Issues and Answers
  7. Marketing and Advertising Gone Wrong: Real-World Examples
  8. Handling Client Property and Fees: Solutions to Common Challenges

Washington State Paralegal Association
1402 Lake Tapps Parkway SE
Ste. F104/PMB133
Auburn, WA. 98092



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