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Date: Friday, December 03, 2010 - 1:00 pm
Duration: 3 Hours
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This entertaining and enlightening ethics seminar will keep you up-to-date on the latest changes to and interpretations of the Rules of Professional Conduct while providing practical insights that will help you identify risks and comply with your ethical obligations. Attendees will have the opportunity to test their knowledge of ethical standards for practicing law in an interactive ”game show” type format where teams of local attorneys compete for the coveted ”Ethics Bowl Trophy” (with the help from those who attend the seminar).
W. Michael Baisley, Hodges, Doughty & Carson, PLLC
Kyle A. Baisley, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC
John E. Eldridge, Eldridge & Gaines, P.C.
David M. Eldridge, Eldridge & Blakney, PLLC
Hon. Joseph M. Tipton, Criminal Court
Hanson R. Tipton, Watson, Roach, Batson, Rowell & Lauderback, P.L.C.
Hon H. Bruce Guyton, U.S. District Court
Kelly G. Frere, Guyton & Frere
Leland L. Price, Knox Co. District Attorney General
Suzanne Nicole Price, Bunstine, Watson, McElroy & Becker
Hillary B. Jones, London & Amburn, P.C.
Benjamin W. Jones, Lewis, King, Krieg & Waldrop, P.C.
Alex Long, a professor from the U.T. College of Law will serve as the moderator for the panel discussion and as the ”Ask the Professor” lifeline.
KBA Member, Tom Jones will be back again this year as our moderator/game show host for the competition.
The program will be presented in a scholar’s bowl type format with competing teams answering different multiple-choice questions covering a variety of ethical issues.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Competition
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Ethics Panel Review
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Competition
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Ethics Panel Review/Presentation of Trophy/Tie-Breaker (if necessary).