The COVID-19 pandemic forced many attorneys to adapt to working from home or other remote locations. Though many of the pandemic restrictions have been lifted, many firms are continuing to allow remote work. This course provides an overview of the ethical obligations attorneys have when working remotely and specific steps attorneys can take to comply with obligations for confidentiality and protecting client information.
This course includes video recorded from a live presentation via Zoom for the Lycoming Law Association in December of 2020.
Your purchase includes access to the course and course materials for 90 days.
1.0 PA Ethics CLE
This course contains approximately 60 minutes of content, all of which is required for course completion.
Your certificate of completion will be issued automatically after all elements of the course have been viewed/completed. Credits will be reported to the CLE Board within 30 days of your completion of the course and your completion date will be reported as the day on which you actually finished the course.
Minimum System Requirements:
This course includes downloads of PDF documents (Portable Document Format) and streaming video. Viewing the documents will require Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewing software. Adobe Acrobat Reader is available for free from the Adobe website.
The video player will run on Mac OS, Windows and Linux as well as most mobile devices and tablets on any browser that supports Adobe Flash and/or HTML5. Supported browsers include Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer 9,10,11, and Microsoft Edge. Internet Explorer 8 is not supported on Windows XP for security reasons, but is supported on Windows 7 or higher operating systems.
An internet connection with a minimum speed of 768 kilobits per second is required. At least 5MB/sec is recommended to stream video in full HD quality. Please note that the video player may downgrade the quality of the video to accommodate lower connection speeds.
Landon R. Hodges is an Attorney at Steinbacher, Goodall & Yurchak licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania. Landon was born and raised in Mount Airy, North Carolina, which you may know by its TV name: Mayberry. Landon graduated from Wake Forest University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with minors in Philosophy and Sociology. Upon graduating from Wake Forest, Landon attended law school at Elon University School of Law in Greensboro, North Carolina where he graduated cum laude in 2017. While in law school, he was the Online Editor of the Elon Law Review, maintained a position on the Elon Law Moot Court Board, and was a Case Manager for the Innocence Project.
Sarah Kehres is the Executive Director of Steinbacher, Goodall & Yurchak and has been with the firm since May, 2013. She began her career with the law firm as a Legal Assistant in the Wealth Protection Planning Department and transitioned into the Executive Director position in 2017. Sarah graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lycoming College with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.
- How to Navigate This Course
- Working Remotely Course Materials
- Working Remotely Part One
- Working Remotely Part Two
- Course Evaluation (Required)