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The Bar Association of San Francisco presents
Can You Bill For That? Ethics of Billing w/ Paralegals

December 13, 2017: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MCLE Credits - 1 H, in Legal Ethics.

Register For Live Webcast

Speaker
Teri Cannon
Lawyer, Author, and Higher Education Consultant, Minerva Project

Legal Professionals will better understand the proper utilization of paralegals, including legal and ethical rules and delegable and billable tasks. The California statutory requirements for hiring, supervising, and records related to paralegals will also be covered, with emphasis of identifying proper billing practices. California and federal cases and advisory opinions related to the billing for paralegal time will be discussed.

Topics
• Ethics rules and CA statutes governing paralegals (B&P 6450-56 and 6125-26; CRPC especially 1-300, 311, 320, 3-110 and 4-200)
• The ethical and legal foundation for billing paralegal time
• Applying the ABA and CA cases, ethics rules and opinions to paralegal time
• Good practices in billing

Location

Online Only

Schedule

Program: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Event Code: R170113

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