PLST 206 Final Comprehensive

PLST 206 Comprehensive Final

  1. The definition of the practice of law:
  2. The state that has the most progressive rules about non lawyer legal service providers is:
  3. Lawyers cannot generally accept gifts from clients:
  4. Several studies about lawyer advertising have been done. Which of the following is NOT one of the findings?
  5. ABA Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegal Services:
  6. Ethics rules on conflicts involving family members:
  7. Which of the following constitutes the practice of law?
  8. The work product rule is part of which of the following rules?
  9. Voluntary certification:
  10. Which of the following pieces of information is protected by the rule of confidentiality and not by the privilege?
  11. What is the exception to the ethics rule against making unmeritorious claims and defenses?
  12. Under most state ethics codes or statutes, a lawyer’s duty to supervise nonlawyer employees includes what obligation?
  13. What is the most accurate statement about the rules concerning a lawyer who criticizes a judge?
  14. The unqualified privilege protects what kind of work product?
  15. The ethics rule about candor and honesty requires:
  16. Which of the following is the most accurate statement about the proportion of lawyers and paralegals who do litigation work?
  17. A lawyer can circumvent the ethics rules on referral fees by:
  18. Informed consent:
  19. Which of the following is typically prohibited by state ethics rules?
  20. Which of the following practices is typically prohibited by ethics rules?
  21. The two major paralegal associations:
  22. The ethics rules for prosecutors:
  23. The paralegal role in communicating with clients is:
  24. The privilege can be lost in which of the following circumstances?
  25. In the landmark case of Missouri v. Jenkins, the US Supreme Court decided that attorney fee awards under a federal statute:
  26. The rules against fee splitting have been interpreted to mean that:
  27. Which of the following is the most likely to violate the ethics rules on advertising?
  28. The need for legal services in the U.S.:
  29. What is most accurate statement about the paralegal’s ethical duty if a person is not represented by counsel?
  30. Which of the following is a reason that a fee petition will be reduced by a court?
  31. Which of the following areas of practice is NOT one that has an unmet need for legal services?
  32. What best describes the ethical situation when a prospective client sends an email with confidential client information to a lawyer?
  33. Which of the following is NOT one of the primary arguments against licensing of paralegals?
  34. Which of the following groups has been allowed to represent clients in cases of successive representation with screening in place?
  35. The crime-fraud exception to the privilege generally:
  36. Which of the following is NOT one of the designations for voluntary certification by a national paralegal association?
  37. Simultaneous representation is:
  38. Electronic programs, such as software and web-based portals, that guide persons through a series of questions and facilitate the preparation of legal forms:
  39. Paralegals in firms with guidelines or goals on annual billing are usually expected to bill about how many hours a year?
  40. Which of the following statements about lawyers and substance abuse is true?
  41. Solicitation is defined as:
  42. What is most likely to happen if a paralegal is negligent?
  43. Which of the following technology protections is most likely to be required under the lawyer’s duty of confidentiality?
  44. Since the changes in the ethics rules about lawyer advertising,
  45. Legal malpractice is:
  46. The US Supreme Court has decided several cases on lawyer advertising. Which is NOT one of the rules that have come out of those cases?
  47. What can happen if a lawyer has improper communications with a juror?
  48. The federal rule that allows for sanctions for unwarranted claims and discovery abuse is:
  49. Confidentiality agreements between a law firm and a paralegal employee:
  50. Which of the following should be on a law firm website?


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