Ethics/Professional Responsibility

PLI offers in-depth programs and topical briefings in the area of Ethics/Professional Responsibility. Explore our offerings below to select those most relevant to your practice.

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Who's Speaking?
Professor Bruce A. Green

Professor Bruce A. Green ~ Director and Louis Stein Professor, Louis Stein Center for Law and Ethics, Fordham University School of Law
Speaking at Ethical Issues in Pro Bono Representation 2014 (Free) Practising Law Institute Dec. 16, 2014

As part of PLI’s commitment to public service and the pro bono activities of the legal community, there is no fee to attend this program.
Ronald C. Minkoff

Ronald C. Minkoff ~ Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, PC
Speaking at Staying Out of Trouble: What Every Attorney Must Know About Ethics 2014 Practising Law Institute Dec. 15, 2014

What you will learn

Understanding the new New York ethics rules, including conflicts of interest, confidentiality, advertising and


Featured Seminar

PLI's California MCLE Marathon 2014: Current Developments in Legal Ethics - Substance Abuse - Elimination of Bias in the Profession

Dec. 1, 2014

Practising Law Institute - San Francisco, CA

Effective July 1, 2014, the requires 1 hour in each of the following special requirements: Competence Issues (formerly known as Prevention, Detection & Treatment of Substance Abuse or Mental Illness) Recognition and Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession and Society (formerly Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession) PLI's California MCLE Marathon is approved for 1 hour of Competence Issues (which is listed as Substa... Read More

News & Expert Analysis

November 25, 2014

A Conversation on Patent Eligibility

From: Patent Law Practice Center

Earlier this fall, I had the opportunity to do a w...

November 24, 2014

Collateral Estoppel Prevents Reexam Claim from being Enforced

From: Patent Law Practice Center

On November 19, 2014, the United States Court of A...

November 12, 2014

FTC Stops Deceptive Patent Demand Letters

From: Patent Law Practice Center

In a move reminiscent of the action taken earlier ...

November 12, 2014

Heads up on Hedging: Hedge Accounting Back on the Agenda!

From: The SEC Institute Blog

When the FASB created new hedge accounting require...

November 11, 2014

Standard Essential 4G/LTE Portfolio Up for Sale

From: Patent Law Practice Center

A 4G/LTE patent portfolio, which includes patents ...