LawPay's Director of Education, Claude E. Ducloux, presents a 30-minute power point covering the dangers of using “my old form” for standard contract provisions, without reviewing and tailoring each clause for clear understanding by all parties and attorneys. We’ll cover examples of typical “miscellaneous” clauses, and caselaw and precedent demonstrating how they can dangerously result in unintended consequences; We will discuss typical types of contract which usually contain miscellaneous clauses to always review and strike or upgrade; the need for clarity, breadth, and insidious danger of “waivers.”
There is .50 hour of CLE credit, of which .50 hour is for General credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.
There is .50 hour of CLE credit, of which .50 hour is Ethics credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.
Certificate of Completion only: .50 hours training completed. Sponsor has not sought accreditation.
There is .50 hours of CLE credit, of which .50 hours qualifies Ethics credit. You will receive the activity number on your certificate, issued upon completion.
There is .50 hrs of CLE credit, of which .50 hrs qualified for Ethics credit.
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Attorney at Law, Board Certified in Civil Trial and Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization; LawPay’s Director of Education, Ethics and State Compliance.
Claude E. Ducloux is an Attorney licensed in Texas, Colorado and California who speaks regularly on Legal Ethics, Law Office Management, and Trial-Related topics. In 2011, he won the highest statewide award from the State Bar of Texas for lifetime contribution to CLE, and has been invited to speak in more than 250 programs in since Jan 1, 2009, and serving as course director of numerous institutes and advanced courses. Mr. Ducloux has a long legacy of bar service, including being President of the Austin Bar Association, and serving as Chair of almost every major Bar-related entity, as well as the Texas Bar Foundation.
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