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Professional responsibility

Wendel, W. Bradley, 1969- author

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  • Creator W. Bradley Wendel, Professor of Law, Cornell Law School
  • Format Books
  • Publication
    • Sixth edition
    • New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2020]
    • ©2020
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • xxv, 591 pages ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 9781543805789, 1543805787
  • OCLC on1100427522

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The many ways of regulating lawyers -- Formation and termination -- Aspects of an ongoing relationship -- Attorneys' fees and transactions with clients -- Representing entities and groups -- Incompetence : remedies for malpractice and constitutional ineffectiveness -- Confidentiality and secrecy -- Attorney-client privilege and work product doctrine -- Professional duty of confidentiality -- Perjury in civil and criminal litigation : the lawyer's "trilemma" -- Attorney conduct in litigation : forensic tactics, fair and foul -- The client fraud problem -- Overview of conflicts of interest -- Concurrent conflicts -- Concurrent conflicts issues in specific contexts -- Former-client conflicts and migratory lawyers -- Personal-interest conflicts -- Attracting clients : advertising and solicitation -- Associations of lawyers -- The organized bar -- The judicial role
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