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Fall 2017
LAW400  AP  PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY- US AND MULTINATIONAL PRACTICE SEMINAR

Course Description
This course will explore US Professional Responsibility with a focus on lawyers practicing in international and comparative law. We will examine the foundations of US legal ethics including the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct with a comparative review of professional regulation in various other common law and civil law countries. Topics covered will include attorney-client privilege, conflicts of interest, multijurisdictional practice, the role and responsibilities of in-house counsel, admission to practice and types of work that lawyers are allowed to perform.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-14-2017 - 11-21-2017   T  3:30 PM-5:20 PM F200

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Method of Evaluation: Exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Professional Responsibility
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None

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Professor(s)

TAMAYO, JESSI


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: jtamayo@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3870
Office: G359