About This Course
This riveting seminar focuses on determining appropriate sanctions. Though you may never have been sanctioned, how would you respond as a panel member charged with deciding which sanction to recommend when it comes to attorney misconduct? Cases focus on class counsel breaching fiduciary duty; an attorney having sexual relations with a mentally ill client; a lawyer’s intentional misuse of funds, though he avoids disbarment; prosecutorial misconduct re. a jury transcript; reasonableness of
nonrefundable engagement fees, to a supervisory attorney who fails to oversee properly subordinates carrying 500+ cases at a time.