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Summer IV 2022
6321 Professional Responsibility - DUNCAN- 15548

Professor(s): Meredith Duncan (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Procedure and Practice 

Time: 5:30p-8:15p  MTW  Location:  

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 revised 6/6/22

Course Notes: (Synchronous – On Campus Exams)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis. After student registration opens, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through two weeks before the first day of classes for the term, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. Contrary to the UH information, some student materials may not be available online, such as an assigned casebook. A physical classroom may be assigned for this course to give students a location in the Law Center to join the virtual class sessions. If the course has a final examination, it will be conducted in a classroom in face-to-face mode requiring your physical presence. Other assessment, such as a mid term exam, may also be in a classroom.



First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 08/09 6-9pm  240 BLB    

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: Required (MPRE)

DistanceEd ABA: Yes

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials (3/7/2022 3:32:56 PM)

Book(s) Required

Jefferson, Pearce, Green, Joy, Kim, Murphy, Terry, and Brown's Professional Responsibility: A Contemporary Approach, 4th (Interactive Casebook Series) 9781642422856

Lawyers Crossing Lines
Ten Stories, Second Edition, by Michael L. Seigel, James L. Kelley 9781594606847

Dzienkowski's Professional Responsibility, Standards, Rules, and Statutes, Abridged, 2021-2022, 9781647088521