Legal Advice for Ethics — 175 results
Written by attorney Fredrick Ray, about 4 years ago.
Disclosure of criminal convictions on license applications and license
renewal forms can be an agonizing issue. Some people see themselvesfacing the choice of whether
to be honest and... more
Written by attorney William Wilson, about 4 years ago.
Realize your attorney is busy Good lawyers are busy lawyers, which is a double-edged sword for the attorney and the client. Attorneys have many active cases, and your attorney may have to... more
Written by attorney Joseph Brophy, about 4 years ago.
There is a strict requirement that clients' funds must always be held in accounts separate from any of the attorney's money. Large amounts of money, or money being held for months or years,... more
Written by attorney Jay Moffitt, almost 5 years ago.
Disclose fully any perks or gifts associated with a game review If you’re a video game reviewer for a blog, or in any way give a positive or negative input on a game, you should disclose... more
Written by attorney Frank A Selden, almost 6 years ago.
Explain the law? Yes. As an operational law attorney for the Army I explain rules of engagement to soldiers. Lethal force within the boundaries of the law makes someone a hero. Cross the... more
Written by attorney Robert G. Rikard, over 4 years ago.
Professionals such as attorneys, doctors, accountants, financial advisors,
pharmacists, and others who engage in any type of "professional practice" must
meet certain minimum standards... more
Written by attorney Kevin Balkwill, about 5 years ago.
RPC 1.1 -- COMPETENCE Attorneys should make every effort to bill their clients according to their experience and expertise in a particular area of the law. It should be expected that... more
Written by attorney Cory White, over 3 years ago.
When involved in the private placement of
securities under Regulation D of the federal securities law, broker-dealers
(BDs) are obligated under both SEC and FINRA rules to exercise... more
Written by attorney Clifford Miller, over 4 years ago.
Evaluate whether you should fire the lawyer. Consider the following in deciding whether you should fire your lawyer:
1. Does your lawyer appear competent? (When a legal issue arises, do... more
Written by attorney Robin Petersen, over 3 years ago.
Attorneys have an ethical duty to be competent in whatever area of the practice of law we undertake. A lot of time, when we are venture out of our "comfort zone" of our area of practice,... more