ETHICS: LAWYERS ARE HUMAN, TOO – SOCIAL SCIENCE AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY
Webcast Replay Seminar
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$115.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Live ONLINE Replay – Highly Rated Seminar – Reduced Tuition!

Ethics: Lawyers Are Human, Too

Social Science and Professional Responsibility

Nancy B. Rapoport, Garman Turner Gordon Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law and an Affiliate Professor of Business Law and Ethics at the Lee Business School, discusses how social science can help your teams stay on the right side of ethics. Using illustrations of attorney behavior from pop culture to teach real ethics lessons, she'll cover topics such as conflicts of interest, lawyers as witnesses, competence, aggressive tactics, and more!


Originally presented June 13, 2019

Ethics: Why We Must Play Well with Others (And Why We Don’t)  (90 MINUTES)
All of the ethics rules in the world won’t help your firm or legal department if your team members aren’t aware of how their interactions with each other and their own cognitive errors affect their ability to apply those ethics rules in real life. Learn how social science can help your teams stay on the right side of ethics.

Legal Ethics in the Movies: Lessons for Real-Life Lawyers  (90 MINUTES)
Nancy Rapoport uses illustrations of attorney behavior from pop culture to teach real ethics lessons. Topics include conflicts of interest, lawyers as witnesses, competence, aggressive tactics, and more!

– Nancy B. Rapoport
Garman Turner Gordon Professor of Law
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
Las Vegas, Nevada

Nancy B. Rapoport, an alumna of Rice University and Stanford Law School, is the Garman Turner Gordon Professor of Law at the William S. Boyd School of Law and an Affiliate Professor of Business Law and Ethics at the Lee Business School. Her specialties are bankruptcy ethics, ethics in governance, law firm behavior, and the depiction of lawyers in popular culture. She is admitted to the bars of the states of California, Ohio, Nebraska, Texas, and Nevada and of the United States Supreme Court.

$115

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Scholarships available!
Minnesota CLE maintains a scholarship program for those individuals with a financial need. For more information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact Grant at 651-254-2111 or gdavies@minncle.org.

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

All course materials will be provided electronically. They include:

  • Complete course manual
  • Powerpoint presentations
STANDARD PRICE
$115.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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