Glassman, Wyatt, Tuttle & Cox, PC attorneys Richard Glassman and Lauran Stimac presented to the General Counsels Meeting of the American Forest & Paper Association (AFPA) hosted by International Paper in April 2018. The presentation, Ethical Issues Facing General Counsels, addressed current issues faced by attorneys serving in that role, including:
- Multi-State Practice: Avoiding the Unauthorized Practice of Law
- Disclosure of Client / Company Information
- Balancing the Company’s Interests with Ethical Duties as a Lawyer
- General Counsel’s Role in Sexual Harrassment Investigations and Claims in a Corporate Setting
Attorneys in the Firm are available to speak to trade groups, attorney groups and more on a variety of legal topics.
Mr. Glassman has been presenting seminars for lawyers on current events under the law and how not to commit legal malpractice, or what to do if you think you may have committed legal malpractice, for over 30 years. He has presented to thousands of lawyers in Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas. Firm attorneys Jonathan Stokesand Ed Wallis have presented similar seminars for lawyers in Mississippi and Mr. Wallis has assisted the firm’s clients in legal malpractice matters across the states of Tennessee and Arkansas. Firm attorney Lauran Stimachas also assisted in the presentation of similar seminars as a part of her area of specialty in defending lawyers in legal malpractice and/or Board of Professional Responsibility issues.