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Author Flamm, Richard E.

Title Lawyer disqualification : conflicts of interest and other bases / Richard E. Flamm
Published Berkeley, Calif. : Banks and Jordan Law Pub. Co., 2003

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Description xxix, 802 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Part I. Introductory materials: Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Grounds for disqualification -- Ch. 3. Conflicts of interest: fundamental precepts -- Part II. Multiple representation conflicts: Ch. 4. Multiple representation generally -- Ch. 5. Multiple representation in special types of proceedings -- Ch. 6. Insurance defense litigation -- Part III. Conflicts involving former clients: Ch. 7. Rrepresentation adverse to a former client -- Ch. 8. Challenges by former clients -- Ch. 9. Tests for proving substantial relationship -- Ch. 10. Exceptions to the adverse representation rule -- Part IV. Attorney-client relationships: Ch. 11. Formation of an attorney-client relationship -- Ch. 12. Implied relationships with entity constitutents -- Ch. 13. Vicarious attorney-client relationships -- Ch. 14. Termination of attorney-client relationships -- Part V. Other bases for disqualification: Ch. 15. Unauthorized contacts with parties -- Ch. 16. The advocate-witness rule -- Ch. 17. Exceptions to the advocate-witness rule -- Ch. 18. Appearances of impropriety -- Part VI. Defenses to disqualification: Ch. 19. Standing to seek disqualification -- Ch. 20. Informed consent -- Ch. 21. Implied waiver -- Part VII. Deciding disqualification motions: Ch. 22. Disqualification motion procedure -- Ch. 23. Lawyer disqualification standards -- Ch. 24. Applying the balancing tests -- Ch. 25. Factors in deciding disqualification motions -- Ch. 26. After the motion has been decided -- Part VIII. Vicarious disqualification: Ch. 27. The vicarious disqualification rule -- Ch. 28. Rebutting the presumption of shared confidences -- Ch. 29. Association in a law firm -- Part IX. Disqualification in special types of situations: Ch. 30. Bankruptcy proceedings -- Ch. 31. Criminal and grand jury proceedings -- Ch. 32. Prosecutors and prosecution offices -- Ch. 33. Former government lawyers and judges -- Ch. 34. Expert witnesses -- Part X. Appellate remedies: Ch. 35. Appellate review -- Ch. 36. The standard of review on appeal
Summary "This banks & Jordan product is updated on a periodic basis with supplements to reflect important changes in the subject matter."
Notes Includes index
Subject Lawyers -- United States -- Disbarment, disqualification, etc
Attorney and client -- United States.
Conflict of interests -- United States.
LC no. 2002094684
ISBN 1890080012