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Handling Thorny Ethical Issues in Commercial Litigation CLE (EDU180424)
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When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank St
New Britian, Connecticut 
United States
Contact: Member Service Center

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Presented by the Connecticut Bar Institute

Seminar Code EDU180424

CLE Credit

CT: 2.0 CLE Credits (Ethics)
NY: 2.0 CLE Credits (Ethics)

About the program
Commercial trial lawyers encounter thorny ethical issues at almost every stage of work, starting with a prospective client’s first contact and extending through the end of trial.  By analyzing a series of hypothetical fact patterns modeled on real-life events, participants will learn how spot and quickly deal with ethical issues effectively and professionally.


 You Will Learn

  •  How to decide whether or not to represent a client
  • About using Limited Scope Appearance in representation
  • About preparing pleadings and discovery
  • Your responsibilities when representing an organization and its constituents
  • About  preparing your client for deposition and representing your client at deposition
  • About contacting former employees of an opposing party
  • What to do when you suspect your client may testify untruthfully


Who should attend
Commercial trial lawyers of all experience levels will benefit from this seminar.



                       Stephen Conover
Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP

            Stewart Edelstein
American Arbitration Association
             Certified Arbitrator
               Stockbridge, MA

(Includes electronic materials, a light lunch and parking at the public garage at 35 Bank Street)
       Member $75
       Non-Member $150
       Student Member $15


Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared unless purchased separately.  Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request.



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