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  1. Prescribed text 2 items
    1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

      Book Required This is available via the library as an ebook

    2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

      Book Required

  2. Recommended Texts 3 items
    1. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

      Book Recommended There is an ebook version of the first edition

    2. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2007

      Book Recommended

  3. Week 1: Legal Practice and Conduct 3 items
    1. Week 1: Essential reading 1 item
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read chapters 1 & 2

    2. Week 1: Recommended reading 2 items
      1. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read Ch.1 'The concept of professional responsibility'. Earlier editions of this book are available in the library

      2. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

        Book Recommended Please read pp. 1-13

  4. Week Two: Foundations of Ethical Legal Services 5 items
    1. Week 2: Essential reading 5 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read chapters 1 & 2.

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read Ch.1 'The concept of professional responsibility'. Earlier editions of this book are available in the library.

      3. Skills, ethics and values for legal practice - Bobette Wolski, David Field, John Bahrij 2009

        Book Required pp.48-51, 91-111

      4. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

        Book Required Please read pp. 14-53

  5. Week Three: Legal Profession Regulation 5 items
    1. Week 3: Essential reading 5 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read chapters 1 & 3

      2. The Act, Part 2.2 & the Legal Profession Uniform Admission Act | Victorian Law Admissions Board

        Webpage Required These are the Admission Rules contained in Schedule 1 of the 'Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014'.

      3. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read ch.2 'Admission to practice'

      4. Unqualified legal practice defined - Sarah Gaden 2004

        Article Required Law Institute Journal, v.78(8) 2004, pp.58-59

  6. Week Four: Complaint and Discipline Procedures 4 items
    1. Week 4: Essential reading 4 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read pp. 32-38 & 50-82 & Ch. 2

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read the following chapters: Ch. 23 'The disciplinary Jurisdiction' paras 23.05-23.45, 23.85-23.110. Ch. 24 'Disciplinary Procedures' paras 24.05-24.30, 24.205-24.220. Ch. 25 'Types of Misconduct' paras 25.05-25.145

  7. Week Five: Legal Foundations of Lawyer/Client Relationship 3 items
    1. Week 5: Essential reading 3 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 5 & pp. 108-9

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read the following chapters: Ch. 23 'The disciplinary Jurisdiction' paras 23.05-23.45, 23.85-23.110. Ch. 24 'Disciplinary Procedures' paras 24.05-24.30, 24.205-24.220. Ch. 25 'Types of Misconduct' paras 25.05-25.145

  8. Week Six: Practitioners' Legal Liabilty and Advocate's Immunity 6 items
    1. Week 6: Essential reading 4 items
      1. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read Ch.5 'Lawyers' duty to Clients in Tort'

    2. Week 6: Recommended reading 2 items
      1. Ethics handbook: questions and answers - Russell Cocks, Law Institute of Victoria 2004

        Chapter Recommended Please read chapter 4

  9. Week Seven: Principles of Fiduciary Relationship 5 items
    1. Week 7: Essential reading 5 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 6

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read the following: Ch. 4 para 4.70. Ch.9 'Duty to Account'. Ch. 10 'Confidentiality'. Ch. 11 "Legal Professional Privilege'

      3. A Question of Ethics - Nahum Mushin August 2017

        Article Required

  10. Week Eight: Conflicts of Interest 6 items
    1. Week 8: Essential reading 6 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 5

      2. Ch. 8, Conflicting loyalties - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

        Chapter Required For Case Study 8.1 refer to pages 250-251 of this Chapter 8. For Case Study 8.2 refer to pages 269-272 of this Chapter 8.

      3. Case Study 8.1 will be found in Ch. 8 of Parker & Evans Conflicting loyalties (listed above) at p. 250 and Case Study 8.2 will be found in Ch. 8 Parker & Evans Conflicting loyalties at p. 269.

      4. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read the following: Ch.6, paras 6.05-6.70, 6.135-6.140, 6.105 - 6.115. AND Chapters 7 & 8

  11. Week Nine: Adversarialism and Legal Practitioners' Duties to the Court 9 items
    1. Week 9: Essential reading 9 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read Chapters 4 & 8

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read chapters 17 & 18 'Lawyers' duty to the Administration of Justice'

      3. Lawyers, confidentiality and whistleblowing: Lessons from the 'McCabe' tobacco litigation - Parker, Christine; Le Mire, Suzanne; Mackay, Anita Apr 2017

        Article Recommended

  12. Week Ten: Corporate Legal Practitioners and Ethical Responsibilties 8 items
    1. Week 10: Essential reading 7 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 5, pages 122-131

      2. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Please read Ch.13 'Employed ("in-house") Lawyers'

      3. Ch. 10 'Corporate Lawyer' and 'Corporate misconduct'

        Chapter Required Please read Ch. 10 'Corporate Lawyer' and 'Corporate misconduct'

      4. Inside lawyers' ethics. James Hardie and Enron case studies - Ebook Library, Cambridge Books Online 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book  Please Note that Case Study 10.2 James Hardie will be found online in this eBook at Chapter 7 pages 177-181 (labelled Case Study 7.3 in this edition) Case Study 10.3 Enron will be found online in this eBook at Chapter 9 pages 237-247 (labelled Case Study 9.1 in this edition)

      5. Ch. 5, Access to justice in 'Law in context' - Stephen Bottomley, Simon Bronitt

        Chapter Required

    2. Video 1 item
      1. Beyond the brief - Ticky Fullerton, Linda Larsen, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, ABC-TV (Australia) 2002 (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document Required

  13. Week Eleven: Legal Practitioners and Justice Issues 5 items
    1. Week 11: Essential reading 5 items
      1. Ethics and legal professionalism in Australia - Paula Baron, Lilian Corbin 2014

        Book Required Please read pages 162-163 ; 221-222 & Ch.9

      2. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 7 'Ethics in Negotiation and Alternative Dispute Resolution'

      3. Case study 7.1 'Ethics in negotiation' in Inside Lawyers' Ethics by Christine Parker and Adrian evans, 2007 e-book

        Webpage  Please Note that Case Study 7.1 Ethics in negotiation will be found online in this eBook at Chapter 6 pages 123-125 (labelled Case Study 6.1 in this e-book edition)

      4. Lawyers' professional responsibility - G. E. Dal Pont 2017

        Book Required Ch.1 paras 1.20-1.35 ; Ch.4 paras 4.90-4.135

  14. Week Twelve: Current Issues in Legal Practice and Conduct 2 items
    1. Week 12: Essential reading 2 items
      1. Inside lawyers' ethics - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans 2014

        Book Required Please read Ch. 11 ' Personal Professionalism: Personal values and legal professionalism'

  15. Readings 21 items
    1. Not on SLG but was on the original list of Essential reading Week 10 1 item
    2. Book chapters 2 items
      1. Skills, ethics and values for legal practice - Wolski, Bobette, Field, David, Bahrij, John 2009

        Book Required Please read chapter 6: Legal writing

      2. ch. 1, Introduction: Values in Practice in 'Inside lawyers' ethics' - Christine Parker, Adrian Evans

        Chapter Required Please also read chapters 2, 7 and 10: Alternatives to Adversarial Advocacy, Conflicting Loyalties and Conclusion – Personal Professionalism: Personal Values and Legal Professionalism.

    3. Journal articles 5 items
      1. A tribute to attributes - Justice Emilios Kyrou 2014

        Article 

    4. Web articles 7 items
      1. Legal Profession Uniform Law - Victorian Legal Services Board

        Webpage 

    5. Documents 6 items
      1. Inadvertent Disclosure Guidelines - Law Institute of Victoria 2008

        Document 

      2. Practitioner Remuneration Order - Law Institute of Victoria 2015

        Document 

      3. Unqualified practice guidelines - Law Institute of Victoria 2009

        Document 

      4. Ethics Guidelines - Undertakings - Law Institute of Victoria 2014

        Document 

  16. Video 3 items
    1. Communication with your client: a guide to avoiding complaints - Steve Mark 1995 (videorecording)

      Audio-visual document Required

    2. Four corners : Beyond the brief 2002

      Audio-visual document Required