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Ethics for Commercial Litigators

Recorded on: Feb. 28, 2019
Running Time: 02:06:55

Ethics for Commercial Litigators reviews the most complex ethics issues and relevant case law arising out of commercial litigation.  Our experienced faculty will address the latest legal ethics developments in multiple representations, client confidentiality, privilege, the work-product doctrine and waivers, among other important subjects.  This program continues to deliver key takeaways that litigators and allied professionals at all experience levels will benefit from learning. 

Lecture Topics [Total time 02:06:55]

Segments with an asterisk (*) are available only with the purchase of the entire program.

  • Opening Remarks* [00:03:06]
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Ethics for Commercial Litigators [02:03:48]
    C. Evan Stewart, Helen V. Cantwell, Michael J. Dell, Susan J. Kohlmann

The purchase price of this Web Program includes the following articles from the Course Handbook available online:

  • COMPLETE COURSE HANDBOOOK
  • New York Rules of Professional Conduct (January 1, 2017)
  • Basic Ethics for the Negotiating Lawyer
    David Rabinowitz
  • Mom (as Always) Was Right: Don’t Talk to Strangers, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 22, No. 1 (Summer 2018)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Mad Dogs and Englishmen: Part Deux, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 21, No. 2 (Winter 2017)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • The D.C. Circuit: Wrong and Wronger!, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 2 (Winter 2015)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • The New York Court of Appeals Takes the Wrong Fork in the Road on the Common Interest Privilege, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 2 (Winter 2016)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • C. Evan Stewart, Daniel Tabak and Jonathan Hofer, Of Mice, Men, Migratory Lawyers, and Multijurisdictional Practice, American Bar Association/The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., Lawyer’s Manual on Professional Conduct, Vol. 30, No. 19 (September 10, 2014)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Finder’s Keepers, Losers Weepers?, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 1 (Summer 2016)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Caveat Corporate Litigator: The First Circuit Sets Back the Attorney Work Product Doctrine, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Summer 2010)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Thus Spake Zarathustra (And Other Cautionary Tales for Lawyers), NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Winter 2010)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Lawyers and the Border Patrol: The Challenges of Multi-Jurisdictional Practice, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 1 (Summer 2011)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • A Tale of Two Judges, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Summer 2012)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Good Golly Miss Molly! The Attorney Work Product Doctrine Takes Another Hit, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Winter 2012)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Mad Dogs and Englishmen, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1 (Summer 2013)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • The End of Conflicts of Interest?: Courts Warm Up to Advance Waivers, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Winter 2013)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • “Positively 4th Street”: Lawyers and the “Scripting” of Witnesses, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1 (Summer 2014)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Pigs Get Fat, Hogs Get Slaughtered: Keeping Lawyers Out of the Slaughterhouse, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1 (Summer 2015)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Ohio Takes a Bite Out of the Big Apple, New York Law Journal (September 7, 2012)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • In-House Counsel as Whistleblower: A Rat Without a Remedy?, New York Law Journal (August 21, 2008)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Navigating State-Based Ethics Rules and Sarbanes-Oxley Requirements, New York Law Journal (September 21, 2015)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Attorney-Client Privilege: Misunderestimated or Misunderstood?, New York Law Journal, Vol. 252, No. 76 (October 20, 2014)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Squaring the Circle: Can Bad Legal Precedent Just Be Wished Away?, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 18, No. 2 (Winter 2014)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Exes and the Attorney-Client Privilege, NY Business Law Journal, Vol. 21, No. 1 (Summer 2017)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • The Fork in the Road: The SEC and Preemption, New York Law Journal (May 10, 2017)
    C. Evan Stewart
  • Ethics for Government Lawyers: Recent Developments and Select Topics
    Karen Griffin
  • Ethics and Social Media: Considerations
    Karen Griffin
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Formal Opinion 2004-03: Government Lawyer Conflicts: Representing a Government Agency and Its Constituents (March 2, 2004)
    Karen Griffin, David Sarratt
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Formal Ethics Opinion, Ethics Opinion KBA E-445, Question: With the Permission of a Government Agency May an Agency Lawyer Provide Information to Members of the Public? (March 16, 2018)
    Karen Griffin, David Sarratt
  • New York State Bar Association Committee on Professional Ethics, Opinion 1148: Conflicts of Interest: Former Government Lawyer in Private Practice in Matters Involving Former Government Employer (April 2, 2018)
    Karen Griffin, David Sarratt
  • Ethics for Financial Industry Lawyers 2019 (October 2018)
    Michael S. Sackheim
  • A Policy Question and Ethics Issues under Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Rules
    Howard Schneider
  • Bloomberg BNA, Securities Regulation & Law Report, Derivatives Lawyers: Red Flags—See Something, Do Something (November 16, 2015)
    Michael S. Sackheim

Presentation Material

  • Ethical Limits in Witness Preparation
    Susan J. Kohlmann
Chairperson(s)
C. Evan Stewart ~ Cohen & Gresser LLP
Speaker(s)
Helen V. Cantwell ~ Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Michael J. Dell ~ Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Susan J. Kohlmann ~ Jenner & Block LLP
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