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CLE: Civility and Professionalism 2019—Properly Handling Emerging Issues with Competence

Join us from 9 a.m. until 4:45 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 4 at the University of Illinois College of Law in Champaign for a full-day seminar on how to properly handle the ethical issues that may arise in your practice.

Topics include: why civility and professionalism are important to the law; how the U.S. Supreme Court perceives civility and professionalism in Illinois federal courts; challenges facing law schools, faculty, and students; knowing when a colleague needs intervention; understanding your professional obligations in the electronic world; the role of the Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission in the legal profession; and
what to expect regarding civility and professionalism for the remainder of 2019 and beyond.

The program is presented by the ISBA Bench & Bar Section and co-sponsored by Lawyers’ Assistance Program and Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism. It qualifies for 6.0 hours MCLE credit, including 6.0 hours of Professional Responsibility MCLE credit (subject to approval).

Learn more and register.
 

Posted on September 4, 2019 by Rhys Saunders
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