ADVANCED ETHICS – THE INTERSECTION OF GENDER, STRESS AND ETHICS
Live In-Person Seminar
ITEM #:  1047742401   |   EVENT CODE:  506698
MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

MINNEAPOLIS

Thursday, May 23, 2024

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM   |   Check-In:  8:30 AM

Minnesota CLE Conference Center

600 Nicollet Mall # 370

3rd Floor, City Center

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Advanced Ethics – The Intersection of Gender, Stress and Ethics

Co-sponsored by Minnesota CLE and Minnesota Women Lawyers


This session examines ethical issues related to gender and discusses what lawyers, firms and organizations may do to support ethical decision-making and behavior. The session will cover two cutting-edge topics –

  • Stress and ethical decision-making
  • Ethical obligations to address gender-based bullying and harassment 

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CHECK-IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


9:00 – 9:05 a.m.
WELCOME


9:05 – 10:35 a.m.
Ethical Decision-Making Under Pressure – Strategies for Addressing Stress and Avoiding Ethical Mistakes
Increase your understanding of how stress impacts ethical decision-making and learn how to make ethical decisions under pressure. The session includes a discussion of data that indicates women lawyers report higher workloads, rates of stress, burnout and attrition. The session includes a discussion of effective ways to address the impact stress has on ethical decision-making and what firms and organizations may do to better support lawyers in managing stress to avoid ethics mistakes.
– Joan M. Bibelhausen & Caitlin Guilford


10:35 – 10:45 a.m.
BREAK


10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Ethical Behavior for All: Developing a Framework to Address Bullying, Harassment, and Gender-Based Microaggressions 
This session discusses ethical obligations to avoid harassment based on gender, avoid committing a discriminatory act prohibited by law, and to act with civility. The presenters provide best practices for addressing bullying behavior, disrespectful language, and disparaging remarks, with a focus on those related to gender or gender identity. Get practical guidance for addressing inappropriate behavior and creating a culture that supports ethical behavior.
– Kiralyn J. Locke & Fran A. Sepler

LIVE IN-PERSON
Thursday, May 23, 2024
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

ONLINE REPLAYS
Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Thursday, June 20, 2024
Attend online
A moderator will be available to answer questions by email.

$155 MSBA members
$155 MWL members – Be sure to check the "MWL Member" box in the discounts section during checkout.
$155 paralegals
$175 standard rate

Other discounts that may apply:

Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 3.0 ethics credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 3.0 credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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