Federal Bar Association's 13th Annual Bankruptcy Ethics Symposium on November 18

November 18, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Roybal Federal Building, Conference Room 283
255 E. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90017

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Hon. Sandra R. Klein,, United States Bankruptcy Court
Hon. Deborah Saltzman, United States Bankruptcy Court
J. Scott Bovitz, Esq., Bovitz & Spitzer
M. Jonathan Hayes, Esq., Simon Resnik Hayes LLP
Gregory M. Salvato, Esq., Salvato Law Offices
Mark Sharf, Esq., Merritt, Hagen & Sharf, LLP
Program Chair: Joseph Boufadel, Esq., Salvato Law Offices

9:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

  • Ethics and Practice: Selected Issues

  • The Emergence of Robot Lawyers: California State Bar No. 93548 vs. Legal Zoom, the Cloud, and YouTube

  • Unbundling and Limited Scope Representation: Navigating Dangerous Waters in the Central District

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Afternoon Presentation

  • Competence Issues/Substance Abuse: Jerome I. Braun, Esq., Farella, Braun & Martel and The Other Bar 

  • Elimination of Bias: Kenneth D. Sulzer, Esq. and Jade Brewster, Esq. Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

MCLE: 3.5 Hours Legal Ethics; 1Hr. Substance Abuse; 1 Hr. Elimination of Bias. This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education Credit by the State Bar of California. The FBA certifies that this activity conforms to the standards of approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.

Cost: $25 (FBA members); $35 (CDCBAA and LABF members);
$40 (non-members). At Door $50
Afternoon Session Only $20; FBA Member (Afternoon Only) - No Charge