2016 BREAKFAST BRIEFING SEMINARS
315 Union Street, 8th Floor, Seminar Room
Nashville, Tennessee 37201
The Trump Effect on Employment Law
Friday, April 21, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. CDT
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CDT
Pending approval for 2 Hours of General CLE; Approved for 2 Hours of HRCI Credit;
Pending Approval for 1 Hour of Ethics CLE
Numerous executive orders and federal regulations took effect during the Obama Administration. Longstanding interpretations of federal statutes were also subject to significant revision. What has been and what is anticipated to be their fate under the new Administration?
Ethics Hour - Reporting Professional Misconduct
(a) A lawyer who knows that another lawyer has committed a violation of the Rules of Professional Conduct that raises a substantial question as to that lawyer's honesty, trustworthiness, or fitness as a lawyer in other respects, shall inform the Disciplinary Counsel of the Board of Professional Responsibility.
(b) A lawyer who knows that a judge has committed a violation of applicable rules of judicial conduct that raises a substantial question as to the judge's fitness for office shall inform the Disciplinary Counsel of the Board of Judicial Conduct.
(c) This Rule does not require disclosure of information otherwise protected by RPC 1.6 or information gained by a lawyer or judge while serving as a member of a lawyer assistance program approved by the Supreme Court of Tennessee or by the Board of Professional Responsibility.