Course Details

Legal Ethics

This course is an examination of some of the ethical problems encountered in individual practice and issues facing the profession as a whole. Topics include: representing conflicting interests, preserving client confidentiality, corporate lawyers' responsibility, client fraud, obligation to represent an unpopular client, access to legal services, advertising, admission to the bar, discipline, and the application of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct to those problems. This class will involve student participation including group analysis and presentation of problems factually based on professional responsibility issues.

Catalog Number: LITARB 600
Practice Areas: Civil Lit. and Dispute Resolution
Additional Course Information: Meets Ethics degree requirment

Course History


Fall 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Hilliker, Donald B. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 50     Actual: 46


Fall 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 50     Actual: 49


Spring 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 40


Spring 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 41


Spring 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 3     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 42


Spring 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Section: 4     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 40


Spring 2014
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Mulaney, Ellen S. (courses | profile)
Section: 5     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 38


Fall 2013
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Hilliker, Donald B. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 40


Fall 2013
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 38


Fall 2013
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 3     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 40


Spring 2013
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 66


Spring 2013
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65


Fall 2012
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65


Fall 2012
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Hilliker, Donald B. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 64


Spring 2012
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 57


Fall 2011
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Hilliker, Donald B. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 62


Fall 2011
Title: Legal Ethics
Faculty: Foster, Mary K. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65