The New York Rules of Professional Conduct Fall 2011: Rules, Commentary, and Practice Aids

Hardcover | January 13, 2012

EditorNew York County Lawyers Association Ethics Instit

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Every attorney licensed to practice in the State of New York needs access to the most current case law, opinions, and in-depth commentary governing ethical conduct in order to avoid costly and time consuming disciplinary proceedings. This publication, edited by the New York County Lawyers'Association, includes the complete New York Rules of Professional Conduct, selected state and federal statutes and court rules, a comprehensive index, and a Code-to-Rules correlation table comparing the provisions of the new Rules to their comparable provisions in the prior Code. The New York Rules of Professional Conduct provides in-depth analysis of each ethics rule for real practice as well as a best practices section on how to protect your law license, practice tips, warning and alerts, and other helpful articles. Practitioner and specialty-oriented commentary addressesissues specific to practice areas. For ease of use, finding aids including a cumulative index, table of rules, table of cases, and a bibliography. Topically-organized annotations of relevant ethics opinions, cases and forms are also provided. Cross references compare the recent New York Rules withthe past New York Code and current ABA Model Rules.The Fall 2011 edition includes the most recent NYSBA Commentary and 14 new Ethics Opinions. New in this edition is the New York County Lawyers' Association's Response to the Draft Report of NYSBA Task Force on the Future of the Legal Profession, and articles including Ethical Issues in EmploymentLaw Cases, Shysters, Sharks and Saviors: Are Legal Ethics Immoral? and The Future of the Legal Profession.This publication can also be purchased as a subscription and is published twice per year.

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Every attorney licensed to practice in the State of New York needs access to the most current case law, opinions, and in-depth commentary governing ethical conduct in order to avoid costly and time consuming disciplinary proceedings. This publication, edited by the New York County Lawyers'Association, includes the complete New York Rul...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:1392 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:January 13, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 13:9780199855728

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Volume 1PrefaceTribute to Mary C. DalyLewis Tesser: Introduction: The Rules of Professional ConductEdwin David Robertson: Some Historical Perspectives on New York's Rules of Professional ConductRevised NY Rules of Professional Conduct and NYSBA CommentaryVolume 2Revised NY Rules of Professional ConductReports:Survey of Attorney Disciplinary Rules in the State and Federal Courts of New York with Comments by NYCLA's Committee on Professional DisciplineTask Force Report on Professionalism by New York County Lawyers' AssociationNew York County Lawyers' Association's Response to Draft Report of NYSBA Task Force on the Future of the Legal ProfessionRonald Minkoff, Ramsey chamie, Bari Chase, Todd Duffy and Zack Cronin: Subcommittee of NYCLA's Task Force on ProfessionalismArticles:Lewis Tesser: Attorney Discipline in New YorkLewis Tesser: Avoiding Complaints and ViolationsSarah Jo Hamilton and Lewis Tesser: The New NY Rules of Professional ConductWally Larson, Jr. and Lewis Tesser: Who is the "Lawyer" Governed by New York's Disciplinary Rules?Carol Sigmond and Lewis Tesser: Attorney Ethics and Real Estate IssuesThomas G. Draper, Jr. and Lewis Tesser: When a Client Wants to Give Something of Value to the AttorneyBarry R. Temkin: Is Law Firm Discrimination Unethical?Jane B. Jacobs, Kathleen Peratis, Lewis Tesser, and David Wirtz: Ethical Issues in Employment Law CasesShysters, Sharks and Saviors: Are Legal Ethics Immoral? Adapted from CLE programThe Future of the Legal Profession by Bari Chase and Zack Cronin, based on research conducted by NYCLA's Task Force on ProfessionalismSample FormsBibliographyOpinions:Recent NYCLA Ethics OpinionsRecent NYSBA Ethics OpinionsRecent NYC Bar Association Ethics OpinionsTables:Table of Cited CasesTable of Cited Ethics OpinionsIndex