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Briefly, what are the leading cases concerning a solicitor's duty of care in general and in bankruptcy issues in particular?
Does a lawyer lose entitlement to fees if he is found to be in breach of his fiduciary obligations to his client?
How is the sexual misconduct of a lawyer regulated in Canada?
Is a lawyer in a conflict of interest in a joint retainer situation when advising the clients regarding a joint purchase of real property, where the lawyer has a close personal relationship with the family of one of the clients?
Is a lawyer in a conflict of interest when representing both estranged spouses who are co-defendants in a civil action?
Should a lawyer be disqualified from representing a party where that lawyer engages a paralegal who has had direct knowledge and access to the opposing party's privileged information?
What are some immediate considerations for lawyers upon the death or incapacitation of their client?
What duty of loyalty does a lawyer owe to his or her former clients?
What is a summary of some of the case law on ethical walls?
What is the extent of a solicitor's duty to advise on the choice of available remedies where the client is of diminished capacity?
Will a solicitor of record be removed when he or she acts both for the plaintiff and one of the principal witnesses of the defendant?
Will a solicitor of record for a plaintiff be removed when she acts both for the plaintiff in a commercial lease dispute, and for a principal witness of the defendant in the plaintiff's action (whom she will be cross-examining on an affidavit) who has sued the defendant in another proceeding (i.e., an action for wrongful dismissal of the witness by the defendant)?
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