Summer IV 2014
6321 Professional Responsibility - DUNCAN- 18465

Professor(s): Meredith Duncan (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Procedure and Practice 

Time: 6:00P-8:30P  MTWLocation: 240  BLB

Course Outline: This course is a study of the legal and ethical responsibilities of members of the legal profession. A required course, Professional Responsibility focuses on both the Model Rules of Professional Conduct as well as the current law governing the conduct of lawyers.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota= 60

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments: The assignment for the first day of class on Wednesday, July 9th.
• Pages 1-42 in the Hazard text (5th edition);
• Read the Preamble and Scope of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct;
• Skim the Model Rules in their entirety to become familiar with them;
• Re-read Model Rules 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.6, 2.1, 3.3, 3.4(a), 3.7, 4.1, 5.4(c).

Final Exam Schedule: 08/14 6-9pm      

This course will have:
Exam:
Paper:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Course Materials (3/26/2014 3:40:39 PM)

Book Required