CLE Program Details

Program Title: Professionalism Series: Attorney-Client Communications: Protecting Your Clients Secrets
Total CLE Hours: 1.00
General CLE Hours: 1.00
Professionalism or Ethics CLE Hours: 1.00
Registration Fee: $ 16.00

This program has been approved for 1.0 Professionalism CLE hours.

Most people believe that their lawyer will keep their communications secret, but it is not always so. This program will help attorneys recognize the issues that pervade the attorney-client privilege—and thus help attorneys keep their clients’ secrets. This program explores the ethical and legal issues faced by attorneys while keeping their client's secrets. Difficulty over the application of the doctrine has not been experienced by public figures alone. In every day litigation, risk managers, claims personnel, corporate executives, and their lawyers frequently misunderstand the privilege, sometimes with devastating results. Recurring situations endangering the privilege.

Materials provided with the program

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Written Material Video Material
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Approved for CLE credit in these Jurisdictions: IL
Available Formats Windows media, iPod, Quicktime, Flash video
Presenter: Thomas E. Patterson