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Everything You Need to Know About Ethics Video Replay
Lessons on How to be Good
presented by
The South Carolina Bar-Continuing Legal Education Division
Co-Sponsored by the South Carolina Association of Ethics Counsel
Live at the
Bar Conference Center
1501 Park Street
Columbia, SC 29202
About the Seminar
This program qualifies for 6.0 MCLE credit hours, including 6.0 LEPR credit hours.
The South Carolina Bar and the South Carolina Association of Ethics Counsel are pleased to present the 2nd Annual Everything you Need to Know About Ethics seminar. Six exhilarating hours of Everything Ethics.
Program Agenda
8:50 a.m.           Welcome and Opening Remarks
Stephanie Weissenstein, Course Planner/Moderator
Ballard Watson Weissenstein
9 a.m.                Is Your Head in the Clouds?
Cloud Computing and Law Firm Tech
Steven J. Best, Esq.
Affinity Consulting Group LLC
9:45 a.m.           Laymen Cannot Lawyer: The Unauthorized Practice of Law
Desa Ballard
Ballard Watson Weissenstein
Amy L.B. Hill
Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte, LLC
10:30 a.m.         Mid-morning break
10:45 a.m.         CYA With Your CPA: Should You Trust a CPA with Your Trust Account?
Mara Ballard, CMA, IMA
Law Office Accounting, LLC, at Ballard Watson Weissenstein
11:30 a.m.         Tattling vs. Telling: Understanding Your Obligations in Rule 8.3
Thomas Pendarvis
Pendarvis Law Offices
12 p.m.             Lunch (on your own)
1:15 p.m.           War of the Roses & Roses, LLC: THE SEQUEL When Partners Leave the Firm
Michael J. Virzi
USC School of Law
Gregory Adams
USC School of Law
William O. Higgins
Ellis Lawhorne & Sims, PA
2 p.m.               Easier Than IKEA Instructions: Understanding the Disciplinary Process
Christopher Isgett, Chairman
Commission on Lawyer Conduct
Sabrina Todd
Office of Disciplinary Counsel
Desa Ballard- Moderator
Ballard Watson Weissenstein
2:45p.m.            Lien On ME: Other People’s Money?
Stephanie Weissenstein
Ballard Watson Weissenstein
3:15 p.m.           Afternoon Break
3:30 p.m.           Got a Secret, Do You Keep It?
Confidential vs. Privileged (Rule 1.6)
J. Steedley Bogan
Bogan Law Firm
Michael J. Virzi
USC School of Law
3:15 p.m.           Fifteen in Fifteen:15 Websites You Should Know
15 Tips / Traps in Making Your Own
Harvey M. Watson, III     
Ballard Watson Weissenstein
4:45 p.m.           Adjourn


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