STUDIO WEBCAST –
Jul 7, 2023
10:00 a.m. to 1:35 p.m. (3.00 hr | 3.00 hr ethics)
Need ethics credit? We’ve got you covered! UT Law CLE’s First Friday Ethics streams live every first Friday of the month, and features some of our best ethics speakers and presentations for a total of 3.00 hrs ethics credit. Fulfill your entire annual ethics requirement in Texas in one day!
This month includes:
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (0.50 hr | 0.50 hr ethics)
What to Do When You Receive a Threat of Legal Malpractice (REPLAY)
A presentation on the considerations and steps to take when you are threatened with a legal malpractice claim. A discussion of things you should and should not do or say.
Patricia Peterson, Texas Lawyers' Insurance Exchange - Austin, TX
10:40 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (0.75 hr | 0.75 hr ethics)
The Ethics of Practicing Law Remotely (REPLAY)
How to ethically navigate the online practice of law post-Covid.
Carrie Johnson Phaneuf, Cobb Martinez Woodward PLLC - Dallas, TX
11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. (1.00 hr | 1.00 hr ethics)
Ethics and the Agency Lawyer: Conflicts, Fiduciary Duty, and Confidential Information (REPLAY)
A brief refresher and update on these ethical areas, including a discussion of typical scenarios faced by agency professionals.
Claude E. Ducloux, Attorney at Law - Austin, TX
Franklin Hopkins, Germer Beaman & Brown PLLC - Austin, TX
12:50 p.m. to 1:35 p.m. (0.75 hr | 0.75 hr ethics)
Ethical Obligations in Mitigating and Responding to a Data Breach (REPLAY)
Over the past decade, legislatures in Colorado, California, Virginia, etc. and regulators in the European Union have promulgated various data protection laws and practices that have caused much confusion to both lawyers and non-lawyers on how to lawfully respond to a data breach. These laws have presented statutory requirements companies must abide by in order to respond to and remedy security breaches, and within these requirements, are ethical obligations counsel must uphold. This presentation discusses the ethical obligations Texas counsel must abide by in order to respond to data breaches in accordance with the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Conduct.
Skyla R. Banks, Amplitude, Inc. - Dallas, TX
Arielle S. Comer, Ryan Law - Dallas, TX
Lillie Jackson, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP - Dallas, TX
If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!