Clifford Law Offices is offering a free two-hour webcast program at 2:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20.
Already more than 1,500 lawyers across the state have registered for “Ethics 2020 – The Future is Now.” The program has been approved for two hours of professional responsibility credit.
This webcast will examine ethical dilemmas of today and tomorrow. From non-lawyer referral services to fake-based discovery to social media consequences, a distinguished panel moderated by founder and senior partner Robert A. Clifford will discuss cutting-edge problems through hypotheticals. Some recent and proposed Rule changes that impact all lawyers across the state will be examined.
Ethical Considerations in Boosting Client Reviews, can they be solicited?
The Right Way to Start a Law Blog — ethical pitfalls
Post-Trial Communications with Jurors–Do’s and Don’ts
Does Email Tracking Violate the Rules of Professional Conduct?
Is Jury Research on Social Media an Ethics Risk or a Competency Requirement?
Can Lawyers and Judges Be Social Media Friends? How has this evolved?
How to Respond to Negative Online Attorney Reviews Keeping Ethics and Marketing In Mind
Limited Scope Appearances in Illinois State Courts
Fake-Based Discovery – what is it and how to watch for it
Wendy Muchman, Northwestern University School of Law Faculty, former Chief of Litigation and Professional Education, ARDC;
Mark C. Palmer, the Chief Counsel, Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism;
and the Honorable Clare J. Quish, Circuit Court of Cook County, First Municipal District.