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Ethical Issues: Representing Children in Immigration Matters

Recorded on: Nov. 28, 2016
Running Time: 01:01:05

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Taken from the Web Program Representing Children in Immigration Matters 2016: Effective Advocacy and Ethical Best Practices recorded November, 2016 in New York.

Ethical Issues: Representing Children in Immigration Matters [01:01:05]
  • The capacity of children to be clients
  • Delineating between best interests and legal interests
  • Conflicts of interest among children and adults: rules and hypotheticals
  • Privilege and confidentiality obligations vs. mandatory reporting requirements (multidistrict approach)

Elizabeth M. Frankel, Prof. Theo S. Liebmann

The purchase price of this segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Key Ethical Issues in Representing Children in Immigration Matters
    Elizabeth M. Frankel, Theo S. Liebmann
  • Report of the Working Group on Determining the Child's Capacity to Make Decisions, 64 Fordham L. Rev. 1339 (1996)
    Elizabeth M. Frankel, Theo S. Liebmann

Presentation Material

  • Hypotheticals in Counseling, Capacity, Confidentiality, Conflicts, Candor, Withdrawal
    Elizabeth M. Frankel, Prof. Theo S. Liebmann
Elizabeth M Frankel ~ Associate Director, TheYoung Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights
Theo S Liebmann ~ Clinical Professor and Attorney-In-Charge, Hofstra Youth Advocacy Clinic, Hofstra University School of Law
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