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2014’s most popular three-hour legal ethics seminar, Ethics Quest covers some areas of legal ethics that the Rules never anticipated, along with some traditional minefields, as well as cutting edge legal ethics technology problems, such as best practices—if there are best practices, in the use of iphones, apps, technology user agreements and more. The new, updated 2015 version explores some tectonic upheavals in the law of conflicts of interest, as well as social media perils for lawyers that nobody saw coming and the legal ethics applications of the Supreme Court’s dilemma in King v. Burwell
(Updated to 6/15)
The Funny, Scary Legal Ethics Game Show!
[Note: this format requires a volunteer panel three (glib, ideally engaging and knowledgeable) attorneys with a solid knowledge of legal ethics]
(Four, three or two hours)
A strange and funny, lightening- paced CLE ethics seminar in the format of a panel game show. Three distinguished practitioners/ expert/ contestants answer and discuss legal ethics questions, hypotheticals and dilemmas posed in various diabolical ways by the Legal Ethics Host, who will involve the audience in competition with the panel as well as lively debate on current legal ethics issues. The CLE program is a parody of a parody, inspired by NPR’s humor and current events panel show “Wait…Wait! Don’t Tell Me!”
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The Country-Western Musical CLE Seminar
ProEthics’ newest musical CLE seminar, “Ethics By The Number, Conflicts By The Score: An Ethics Jamboree!”, premiered April 20 at the D.C. Bar’s annual Judicial Conference. It was a great hit with the audience, which was tested with more than a score of legal ethics issues posed by guitarist-singer Mike Messer’s renditions of humorous parodies of such Country classics as “Crazy,” “El Paso,” “Long, Long Time,” “The Gambler,” Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Lawyers,’ and others. Among the legal ethics topics covered (constantly updated to stay current with recent cases and developments…
ProEthics also features lively and challenging programs and seminars on…
Business Ethics and management ethics...including
- NEW! Business Ethics Rock! [Read more]
- The most memorable business ethics facilitator in the galaxy…Captain Compliance! [Read more]
Charity and not-for-profit ethics for boards, managers, fundraisers and lawyers…[Read more]
Sexual harassment and workplace ethics…effective, interactive, and believe it or not, fun … [Read more]
Accounting Ethics for non-boring accountants … [Read more]
And the Most Acclaimed of All..
ProEthics’ Musical Legal Ethics CLE Seminars!
The most popular, and perhaps the most effective, of all the ProEthics legal ethics seminars are those combining the talents of The Ethical Arts Players, musical parody, classic songs, and challenging hypotheticals. The current line-up includes…
NEW! Ethics Rock Extreme: From the opening strains of the Queen parody medley, to an audience sing-along to the ethical dilemma-filled parody of Billy Joel’s “Piano Man” (a sing-along!) Ethics Rock Extreme explores the latest developments in the always-dynamic field of professional ethics with parodies of a wide-ranging selection of hits from diverse artists such as Paul Simon, The Police, Harry Chapin, Bob Dylan and more. [Read more]
THE CHAMPION! Ethics Rock! ProEthics’ all-time most requested program, with performances for more than twenty bar associations, plus law firms, professional groups, law schools, alumni groups and corporate law departments. [Read more]
Jack’s FAVORITE!…Ethics Blues. It requires a piano, but is well worth it. Professional cabaret singer, comic and actress Esther Covington accompanies herself as she sings lilting parodies that pack more ethics issues and more great music into a single seminar than any program before or since—- to the unforgettable tunes of Richard Rodgers, Harold Arlen, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and others. [Read more]