To claim CLE credit, view by: September 18, 2019
Note that Minnesota-licensed attorneys may earn up to 15 hours of their 45-hour requirement each reporting period by viewing on demand seminars. Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.
Originally presented: July 25, 2017 | Course length: 3.0 hours
Trust Account Basics (2 HOURS)
Knowing how to properly and ethically manage lawyer trust accounts is critical to every lawyer’s practice, yet trust account management is frequently misunderstood. In this presentation, attorneys from the Minnesota Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility will review everything you need to know to properly maintain the required trust account books and records and fulfill your fiduciary duty to clients.
– Cassie Hanson; Senior Assistant Director, Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility
– Megan D. Engelhardt; Senior Assistant Director, Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility
– Lynda Nelson; Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility
The Ethics and Economics of Third Party Litigation Financing (1 HOUR)
Third party financing is changing the way litigation is funded. It is now being used in a variety of situations, ranging from individual personal injury cases to multimillion dollar commercial cases. Presenters will examine the practical, legal, and ethical issues surrounding litigation finance, provide an overview of how litigation finance works, and review the various ways litigation finance deals can be structured. Presenters will explore the ethical issues surrounding litigation finance, including: attorney independence (Model Rule 5.4), privilege waiver (Model Rule 1.6), and conflicts of interest (Model Rule 1.7).
– Mikey Abts; Caden Capital
– Patrick Shannon; Caden Capital
– Roy S. Ginsburg; Attorney and Coach/Consultant (moderator)
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Minnesota CLE has applied to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 3.0 ethics credits. The maximum number of total credits you may claim for attending this program is 3.0 credits.
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.