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Mitigating Bias: Focus On Clients W/Capacity Concerns 2018

Mitigating Bias: Focus On Clients W/Capacity Concerns 2018

 
Total Credits: 1.5 Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias
 
This program will provide practice tips for learning to recognize and mitigate bias when it appears during the representation of clients with diminished capacity or other capacity concerns.

Capacity in General – Recognizing Bias                 

  • What is Capacity
  • Levels of Capacity
  • Assessing Capacity  

Capacity for Various Legal Documents                                                       

  • Last Will and Testament
  • Power of Attorney
  • Health Care Proxy

Diminished Capacity and Attorney-Client Relationship                                

  • New York Rules of Professional Conduct Rule 1.14
  • Capacity to Retain an Attorney 
  • Attorney Obligations when Diminished Capacity is present
  • How to Mitigate bias against persons with diminished capacity

Program Chair

James R. Barnes, Esq., Burke & Casserly, P.C., Albany 

Program Faculty

Anthony J. Enea, Esq.Enea, Scanlan & Sirignano, LLP, White Plains 

Non-Member Pricing: $195.00
Format:
  • DVD+MP3
Product Code:
  • FFD24
Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias Credit(s):
  • 1.5
Total Credit(s):
  • 1.5