Should Lawyers Use Independent Contractors to Handle Client Affairs?
Masterson's, 1830 S. Third Street, Louisville, KY
Sponsored by: Office of Career Services and Public Service
Registration Cost: $15 for lunch; $50 for CLE credit
Registrants will receive two hours of CLE credit, including one hour of ethics taught by Professor Grace Giesel. The remainder will be divided among several speakers, including Professor Tom Blackburn, a representative from the Internal Revenue Service and another from Louisville Metro Government. A modest fee of $15 includes lunch. Those wishing to earn CLE credit will pay an additional fee of $50. There will be no charge for those who do not order lunch and do not desire CLE credit. Students are invited and encouraged to attend free of charge, with the exception of lunch.
The seminar will be held at Masterson's on Friday, April 10 from 11:30 AM until 1:30 PM. Registration will begin at 11:00 AM.
|Program||Date and time||Location||CLE hours||Cost||Brochure||Online registration|
|Should Lawyers Use Independent Contractors to Handle Client Affairs?||April 10
11:30 a.m-1:30 p.m.
|Masterson's, 1830 South Third Street||2 hours (1 ethics hour)||$50 for CLE credit; $15 for lunch.||CLOSED
11:00 AM: Registration
11:25 AM: Welcome by Kathy Urbach and Jim Chen
11:30 AM: "What's at Stake: the Benefits and Burdens to the Attorney (employer) and the Contractor" by Tom Blackburn
11:50 AM: "The Tax Reporting Obligations of the Attorney (employer) and the Contractor" by Mark Eblen from the IRS Regional Counsel's office and Paul Vissman, attorney, Louisville Metro Government's Revenue Cabinet
12:15 PM: Panel Discussion
12:30 PM: "Ethical Considerations When Attorneys Use Contractors to Handle Client Affiars" by Grace Giesel
1:30 PM: Adjournment
Tom Blackburn, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law
Jim Chen, Dean and Professor of Law, University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law
Grace Giesel, James R. Merritt Professor and Distinguished Teaching Professor, University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law
Kathy Urbach, Assistant Dean for Career Services/Public Service, University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law
|Lawyers Contracting Program and Registration Form||240 KB|