Tuesday October 3, 2017 – Tuesday October 3, 2017

201 St. Charles Avenue

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Join the AWA for our annual Ethics & Professionalism CLE Program. You pick: One hour or both – lunch or not!

October 3, 2017
11:00 a.m. -1:30 p.m.
Jones Walker (201 St. Charles Ave., 52nd Floor)

11:00 – 12:00 pm – 1 hr. CLE (Ethics)Lauren Godshall, Morris Bart, LLC – “Ethics of Keeping Your Confidential Data Safe.” New technologies are cropping up every day, and with them, new threats to security. Are you taking the necessary steps to preserve confidentiality and protect clients’ data? Ms. Godshall will draw on her extensive litigation experience to discuss attorneys ethical duties to take competent and reasonable measures to safeguard client data.

12:00 – 12:30 pm – Optional lunch

12:30- 1:30 pm – 1 hr. CLE (Professionalism) – Judge Tiffany Chase, Civil District Court: “Admitting Our Mistakes: Owning Up to Lawyer Missteps.” Lawyers provide human services, and mistakes are inevitable. How a mistake is handled once it occurs, however, is critical. Judge Chase will discuss real-case examples of results obtained by lawyers being forthright about their errors contrasted against outcomes where lawyers hid and compounded their mistakes. This presentation will foster an attitude of accountability for professional error.

Member pricing:
$20 per hour
$20 lunch
$55 two hours and lunch (member discount)

Non-Member pricing:
$30 per hour
$20 lunch
$80 two hours and lunch

You can register through the form below.* Please choose the correct combination:  member/non-member; one or two hours; lunch or not. With online registration, you will be given the option of paying online via Paypal or you can print out an invoice to bring, along with your payment, to the CLE program.

You can also register with Linda at lgraffagnini@shergarner.com or 299-2211 by Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 5 pm.*

* If you are ordering lunch, please note that the AWA will place lunch orders by this RSVP date, and is required to pay for all orders. Thus, if you do not attend the CLE program, or cancel after the RSVP deadline, you are still required to pay for your lunch. The AWA regrets any inconvenience this may cause.