Ethics Professional 

(CLE activity that your organization submitted for accreditation in Texas has been reviewed and ACCREDITED as follows: MCLE AND STATE BAR COLLEGE)                                                                                     

by Dr. Tom Barnette

 

ETHICS PROFESSIONAL by Dr. Tom Barnett P.O. Box 5441 Katy, TX 77491

COURSE TITLE: Professional Ethics TO COURSE LOCATION: SPONSOR NO.: 13814 NOTIFICATION OF ACCREDITATION OF CLE ACTIVITY The above referenced CLE activity that your organization submitted for accreditation in Texas has been reviewed and

 

ACCREDITED as follows: MCLE AND STATE BAR COLLEGE

ACCREDITED CLE HOURS ETHICS HOURS 03.00 The above referenced CLE activity that your organization submitted for accreditation in Texas has been reviewed and ACCREDITED as follows: MCLE AND STATE BAR COLLEGE ACCREDITED CLE HOURS ETHICS HOURS 03.00  ACCRED. CLE sponsors are required to submit attendance information for all MCLE accredited activities.  Texas attendees may be submitted on State Bar of Texas CLE Course Attendance Forms (completed and gathered at the activity and returned together with a copy of this notifications ) or by reporting attendance via the Texas MCLE online sponsor site. 

CLE sponsors are required to submit attendance information for all MCLE accredited activities.  Texas attendees may be submitted on State Bar of Texas CLE Course Attendance Forms (completed and gathered at the activity and returned together with a copy of this notification) or by reporting attendance via the Texas MCLE online sponsor site.  Attendance lists and certificates will not be accepted.                                                                                                                                         

 

Schedule & Outline

The Professional Ethics course is a 211 Minute (3:30 Total Clock Hours) in class onsite Professional Ethics Training Location 2325 Porter Road in Katy Texas - The Learning Objectives are the material taught during the course of the training. Written Materials will be provided to all attendees. 

Three 10 Minute breaks or registration between sessions it is expressly understood that the breaks do NOT count for any or all in class time.

 

Ethics

Professional

All Classes meet on

Friday or Saturday

The Professional Ethics course is a 211 Minute (3 Hours and 30 Minutes) in class onsite Professional Ethics Training Location 2225 Porter Road in Katy Texas - The Learning Objectives are the material taught during the course of the training. Written Materials will be provided to all attendees. 

Session 1
Part A - Professional conduct under the Professional Code of Ethics

Learning Objectives:

Professional conduct under the Professional Code of Ethics

  • Texas Legal Ethics

  • Sources of Law and Guidance - Beneficence vs. Nonmaleficence

  • The Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct

  • Model Rules adopted by the American Bar Association and the rules of other jurisdictions outside Texas may be informative for purposes of comparison and, in some instances, possible guidance

  • List of complaints clients have about attorneys

  • Disciplinary Agencies

 

  • Disciplinary Processes; the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct                                                                          

 

Part B - Multi-Cultural Ethics

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the functions of and relationships among laws, mediators, regulations, and professional organizations in information security

  • Differentiate between laws and ethics

  • Identify major national laws that affect the practice of information security

  • Explain the role of culture as it applies to ethics in information security

 

Session 2                                                                                               
Texas Laws Family Violence and Sexual Assault Legal Options for Victims of Family Violence Professional Ethics

Learning objectives:

  • Protective Orders Title IV, Texas Family Code

  • Divorce/Custody Options for Victims of Family Violence

  • Visitation

  • Family Violence

  • Laws Applicable to both Family Violence and Sexual Assault Victims 

  • Victim Impact Statement

  • Sexual Assault

  • Special Policy Considerations for State Regulation of Family Mediators and Court Affiliated Programs

  • The Model Standards recognize the National Standards for Court Connected Dispute Resolution Programs (1992)

  • Professional Ethics

  • Former relationship with a party

  • Misuse of Mediation Process

  • Lack of good faith

  • Ethical Considerations for Advocates in Mediation

  • Bluffing or Puffing

  • Misrepresentations and Omissions

  • Conflicts of Interest

  • Power Imbalances

  • Unwise Statements

  • Value of Collaboration

  • Protects Privileged Information

 

Session 3                                                                                                                                
Multi-Cultural Ethics Model Standards of Practice for
Family and Divorce Mediation Ethics

Learning Objectives:

  • The Model Standards including different levels of guidance                                                                                                                 Self-determination by the participants

  • Mediation process in an impartial manner

  • A family mediator disclosure of all actual and potential grounds of bias and conflicts of interest reasonably known to the mediator

  • Assisting participants in determining how to promote the best interests of children

  • What is Child Protection Mediation

  • Role of the Agency’s Attorney or Attorney for State/Province

  • Role of Guardian Ad-Litem or Court Appointed Special Advocate

  • Role of the Child

  • Is there confidentiality or privilege in the Parenting Coordination process?

  • In accordance with the Texas Family Code, Chapter 153, Subchapter J, Sec 135.608, “A parenting coordinator shall submit a written report to the court and to the parties as often as ordered by the court.

  • What is Parenting Coordination?

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