The 36th National Conference on Professional Responsibility sponsored by the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility will be held in Seattle on June 2-5, 2010. For more information go here.
Here is a link to the conference schedule which includes sessions on the following topics:
Should Model Rule 1.10 be amended to remove imputation within a law firm in the context of concurrent representation?
Should Model Rule 5.6(a) be repealed, thereby permitting lawyers to participate in agreements restricting the right of a lawyer to practice?
Should Model Rule 5.4 be amended to permit lawyers to practice in law firm entities that have non-lawyer investors or owners?
Prosecutors and Their Disclosure Duties: A Regulatory Conundrum
The Year in Review in Conflicts
SEC Prosecutions of Lawyers: Trends and Implications
Trial Lawyers in Trouble
Social Websites and Legal Ethics
Preparing Lawyers (Effectively) to Prepare Witnesses (Ethically)
The Year in Review in Confidentiality and Attorney-Client Privilege
The Suicide Crisis
The Ethics of Investigations
Professionalism Revisited: Lessons From Social Science and Health Professions
Cross Border Practice at the Crossroads: Multijurisdictional Practice Revisited