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Risk Management for Lawyers: Cyber-Based Professionalism Claims and Ethical Considerations

Presented by Jeffrey Cunningham

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Course Description

Length: 1h 3min    Published: 8/24/2020    
Practicing law carries the risk of sanctions and legal malpractice claims arising out of an attorney's ethical and/or professional obligations. The increasing use of technology in law firms only increases the risk to attorneys. In this program, professional liability attorney Jeffrey Cunningham will guide attorneys on how to mitigate the risks associated with cyber-based professionalism claims and the ethics rule violations. Among the topics discussed are: - Ethics & malpractice overview - Cyber-based ethics & professionalism issues - Privity - Breach of standard of care - Malpractice claims - Proximate cause - ethical considerations - Pro Bono Risks - ethics & malpractice - Ethical considerations/malpractice & cyber risks - Ethics & malpractice risks to law firms - Risk management best practices for lawyers and law firms
Learning Objectives
* Learn how to mitigate risks associated with cyber-based professionalism claims
* Know the common ethical violations associated with the use of technology
* Understand ethics and malpractice risks to law firms through the use of technology

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Presented By:

Jeffrey Cunningham

White Plains,, NY


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