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Ethical Issues in Representing Elderly Clients

Tuesday April 30 , 2013

  • By: Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Central Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    Webinar (Live)
  • Contact:
    Oklahoma Bar Association
    877-880-1335
  • Website: www.legalspan.com
  • Source: Oklahoma > Advocate Resource Center

If you represent or work with elderly clients, join the OBA for this webinar presentation.

This program will provide you with a practical guide to ethical duties in representing or working with the elderly, including conflict, confidentiality and capacity issues.

• Conflicts - representing couples or multiple members of a family

• Confidentiality - safeguarding health care and other information, and making reasonable disclosures to protect clients

• Capacity - understanding whether a client is competent to make decisions and what do if they are not

• Gifts - when and how can lawyers except gifts from clients

• Payment - what are your duties if someone else pays for the representation?

• Abuse - spotting mistreatment and reporting issues

Registration

  • CLE Credit Comments: Approved MCLE credit(s): 1.0 Total MCLE; all of which may be applied towards Ethics

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