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L6274 Professional Responsibility

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites

Instructor Co-requisites

Recommended Courses

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Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • Rule of Professional Conduct addressing professional responsibility
  • Reading of cases and state bar opinions addressing areas of professional responsibility, and application of the cases and opinions to ethics issues
  • values-based considerations in ethical rules
  • various lawyering skills, for example, working collaboratively, understanding rules of professional conduct and applying the rules to common ethics issues faced by lawyers, understanding and applying guidance provided by various state bar opinions.

Secondary Goals

  • some discussion of multijurisdictional approaches to professional responsibility, including transnational examples

General Information

Type: Lecture
Level: Upperclass
Additional Attributes: LLM NY Bar Exam Qualifier, PR Requirement

Other Sections

Section 001, Fall 2019
MW 10:40 am-12:00 pm
Andrew Kent

Section 002, Fall 2019
M 2:10 pm-4:00 pm
Michael Louis Fox

Section 001, Spring 2020
T 4:20 pm-6:10 pm
Janis Meyer