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21st Century Lawyer Virtual Session


The Changing Ethics Landscape: A View of the New Horizon

Thursday, March 21, 2019

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. eastern time
(1:00 - 2:00 p.m. central time; 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. mountain time; 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. pacific time)

This program is free of charge.

 

"Throughout the United States, legal regulators face a challenging environment in which the cost of traditional legal services is going up, access to legal services is going down, the growth rate of law firms is flat, and lawyers serving ordinary people are struggling to earn a living. The primary mechanism for regulating this market is lawyer ethics, including the historical prohibition on non-lawyer ownership of businesses engaged in the practice of law. However, private investors are increasingly pushing the boundaries of these rules by funding new technologies and service delivery models designed to solve many of the legal market’s most vexing problems.”

-- Legal Market Landscape Report (State Bar of California)

In this webinar, Patrick Palace will talk with Bill Henderson, Professor of Law at Indiana University Maurer School of Law (and author of the “Legal Market Landscape Report”) and Jayne Reardon, Executive Director of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, and discuss the new legal ethics landscape that is evolving in California, Illinois, Oregon and beyond. You will learn about the changes you should watch, those that may fail and the changes you may not see coming. If you are a Bar leader, this is an essential webinar to prepare you for the future that just might be coming to your bar next.

MODERATOR
Patrick Palace, Past President, Washington State Bar Association and Member, NCBP Council

 

SPEAKERS

Bill Henderson, Professor of Law at Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Jayne Reardon, Executive Director of the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism

 

There is no cost to attend this program, but you must register in advance.


Upcoming Programs

 

Session Date       
Topic
 March 21, 2019 Rules of Professional Conduct for Lawyers
 May 2019 Security in the Workplace
 July 209 How to Create Diversity & Inclusion - the Hackathon Way
 September 2019 Civility in the Legal Profession

 

 



Watch a Previous Session

 

November 14, 2018 >> ABA Center for Innovation Showcase

 


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  • Upcoming Schedule

    • TBD May at 3pm EST / 2pm CST / 1pm MST / Noon PST

 

 

  • Simple Instructions

    • Click on the link above 5 minutes before a scheduled live session

    • Type your name (both First and Last Name as you would like for your name to appear throughout the session) and click "Enter Room."

    • You will be able to see and hear live video of the presenters, follow their PowerPoints, and interact throughout by typing your questions and comments in real time using theChat and Type a Question pods.

    • If you choose, you can even join the session with live video and audio to ask a question or make a comment. To do this, please go to our Get Trained page now.