Conflicts of Interest - Module 4 of 5

Question 1

Which of the following duties may be negatively impacted when a lawyer represents two clients who have a conflict of interests between them?

Question 2

Which of the following is true?

Question 3

Which of the following is likely not an example of a conflict of interest?

Question 4

In which of the following circumstances would a client’s agreement to waive a conflict of interest permit a lawyer to proceed with a representation?

Question 5

Which of the following is not a factor in determining whether a lawyer may accept a new legal representation despite having a conflict of interest with a former client?

Question 6

Which of the following is not required for the conflict of interest of a lawyer to be imputed to others lawyers?

Question 7

Fill in the blank. If a lawyer in a law firm is disqualified from representing a prospective client because the lawyer has confidential information about a former client, then _____?

Question 8

Which of the following is not prohibited by the rules of legal ethics?

Question 9

Which of the following, if true, would mean that a lawyer would not need to seek informed consent from one client in order to represent another client?

Question 10

Which of the following is true?