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Ethical Considerations for Counsel in the Business World

Recorded on: Oct. 3, 2018
Running Time: 01:00:30

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Taken from the Web Program Pocket MBA 2018: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals Recorded October, 2018 in San Francisco [01:00:30]
  • What exposure does counsel have for participating in the negotiation and execution of contracts?
  • Protecting sensitive information and responding ethically to opponents’ probes for it
  • The reach of the duty of confidentiality, and the obligation of disclosure of mistakes
  • Misrepresentation, fraudulent nondisclosure and omissions  - ethical challenges
  • Responsibilities of the firm/legal department for a supervising and/or subordinate attorney’s ethical lapse
  • Discovery Ethics: Use of social media, and recording conversations
  • When is fee sharing permissible?

Nina L. Flax

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