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To Help or Not To Help: Pro-Bono Work for Government Attorneys 2022

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Available: In Stock
Price: $49.00
Item Code: 11600-BK

About

Rule of Professional Conduct Rule 6.1 sets forth a lawyer’s obligation to render public interest legal service. Government attorneys present a significant pool of potential volunteers for pro bono work; however certain services may create or appear to create a conflict of interest with their official duties. 

These course materials focus on the types (legal and non-legal) of pro-bono and/or volunteer work that are appropriate for government attorneys and the best practices for engaging in Pro-Bono and/or volunteer work. They also cover what, if any, involvement in political campaigns or events is allowed as governmental attorneys.

Summary of Contents

  • Case Law
  • Directives, Rules and Policies
  • Public Official and Employee Ethics Act
Practice Areas
Published: 1/12/2022
Pages: 96
Size: 8.5x11
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