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ISBN-10 013506631XISBN-13 9780135066317
ISBN-10 0135063930ISBN-13 9780135063934
Author(s): Deborah K. Orlik
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 192

For courses in ethics for paralegals, legal assistants, or legal secretaries at the undergraduate level. Also appropriate as a supplement in an Introduction to Law course or an in-house training program.

Top Ten Rules for Paralegals provides an upbeat approach to understanding professional responsibility in the field of law.  Using a straightforward style, it discusses common ethical issues in the real world of law and asks students to reflect on their own personal beliefs. With a focus on research, it encourages students to find the Rules of Professional Conduct for their own state and think critically about ethical issues with those rules in mind. This edition also includes new research assignments that reinforce how to find answers to ethical questions and deal with issues on the job.