These presentations are included on our CLE Express, and also offered as individual programs.
8 Reasons Movie-Lawyers Would be Disciplined
Attorneys in film are constantly violating the ethics rules. Of course, sometimes those gaffes happen in real life too, and lawyers need to make sure that we don’t repeat those mistakes. Join the CLE Performer, Stuart Teicher, Esq., as he explains the sometimes obvious and sometimes subtle ethics violations committed by lawyers in movies and on TV.
• You’re out of order! We’re all out of order! What’s prejudicial to the administration of justice? Rule 8.4(d)
• How fictional lawyers are constantly disrupting a tribunal (Rule 3.4(d))
• Shouldn’t the other lawyers who see this stuff happen report their colleagues? Rule 8.3(a)
Tik Tok, Twitter, Tech, and Ethics
Tik Tok might be the biggest tech-related issue in attorney ethics these days, but it’s certainly not the only one. Stuart explains the latest and not-so-greatest issues in legal ethics and technology.
• How email can still kill your career — Reply to all and Rule 4.2
• Could lawyers accept crypto as a fee? Rule 1.15
• The duty to see online scams coming (Rule 1.1)
What the Song of the Century Teaches about Inclusion in the Law
A white man and a black woman joined forces to create the most powerful protest song in the history of modern music. “Strange Fruit” was deemed the song of the 20th Century and the story of its creation teaches lawyers valuable lessons about inclusion in the law. Stuart explains how collaboration and friendship form the bedrock needed to create a foundation of inclusion in the practice of law.
Speaker: Stuart Teicher, The CLE Performer
There will be a 5-minute break between topics.
Stuart I. Teicher, Esq. is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law and writing instruction. A practicing attorney for over two decades, Stuart’s career is now dedicated to helping fellow attorneys survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr. Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and legal departments, provides CLE instruction at law firm client events, and also gives keynote speeches at conventions and association meetings.
Stuart helps attorneys get better at what they do (and enjoy the process) through his entertaining and educational CLE Performances. He speaks, teaches, and writes—Thomson Reuters published his book entitled, Navigating the Legal Ethics of Social Media and Technology.
Mr. Teicher is a Supreme Court appointee to the New Jersey District Ethics Committee where he investigates and prosecutes grievances filed against attorneys. Mr. Teicher is an adjunct professor of law at Georgetown Law where he teaches Professional Responsibility, and he is an adjunct professor at Rutgers University in New Brunswick where he teaches undergraduate writing courses.
Wed, Apr 19, 2023 - 01:00pm to 03:55pm CDT
Thu, May 25, 2023 - 12:00pm to 02:55pm CDT
Fri, Jun 30, 2023 - 09:00am to 11:55am CDT
Fri, Jun 30, 2023 - 12:00pm to 02:55pm CDT
Fri, Sep 29, 2023 - 12:00pm to 02:55pm CDT
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