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295C sec. 001 - Criminal Law Ethics Seminar (Spring 2020)

Instructor: Jonathan T Laba  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
Instructor: Susan Schechter  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 2

Due to COVID-19, law school classes were graded as credit/no pass in spring 2020.

Meetings:

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-01-14

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-01-21

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-02-04

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-02-11

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-02-25

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-03-03

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-03-17

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-03-31

    Tu 6:25 PM - 9:15 PM
    Location: Law 244
    On 2020-04-14

Course Start: January 14, 2020
Course End: April 14, 2020
Class Number: 31969

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 17
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 18
As of: 06/16 11:02 PM


The Criminal Law Ethics Seminar is a 2-unit graded class that explores legal ethics issues from a criminal law perspective. The Seminar provides students with an opportunity to explore professional responsibility topics and to work on simulations and presentations related to criminal law. The Seminar is a required component for students doing Criminal Field Placements, and is open to 2L, 3L and LLM students who have participated in a criminal law-related experiential learning opportunity - summer internship, SLPS/Pro Bono Project, law school clinic, etc. For questions about eligibility and course coverage, please contact Sue Schechter, Field Placement Director, sschechter@law.berkeley.edu. To schedule and advising appointment, go to sschechter.youcanbook.me.

The class will meet 9 Tuesday evenings during the semester, from 6:25- 9:15pm. The first required class meeting will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from 6:25 - 9:15.

Requirements Satisfaction:


Units from this class satisfy the Professional Responsibility Requirement or count toward the J.D. Experiential Requirement, but not both.

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Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Field Placements
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

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Books:
Required Books are in blue

  • Understanding Lawyers' Ethics
    Freedman
    Edition: 5th/2016
    Publisher: CAP
    ISBN: 9781632845061
    e-Book Available: unknown
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $55.25
    Note: prices are sampled from internet bookstores. Law-school Bookstore prices are unavailable at this time.

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