Attorney Liability & Conduct

Complex Commercial Litigation

Construction

Cyber and Supply Chain Security

Disability Rights

E-Commerce

Environmental Law

Government Contracts

Labor & Employment

Retail Industry Trade Regulation

White Collar Criminal Defense



Publications and Presentations by Merri A. Baldwin

"Misconduct Has Its Price: Sanctions Against Attorneys," California Bar Journal, September 2016

"Leaving your firm? Clients come first," Daily Journal, December 5, 2014

"When Moving On, First Protect Clients' Interests," Daily Journal, State Bar of California, December 5, 2014

"Discoverability of Witness Interviews: To What Extent Do the Work Product Doctrine and/or the Attorney-Client Privilege Apply?" Association of Workplace Investigators Journal, Vol. 5, No. 4, October 2014

"California's MCLE Requirements: Complying With the Rules and Your Ethical Obligations," California Bar Journal, State Bar of California, September 2014

"The Jury is Not Your 'Friend'," Daily Journal, May 2, 2014

An Ounce of Prevention: Managing Disqualification Risks through Advance Conflict Waivers (PDF) IP Litigator, March/April 2014

Risky Business: Identifying, Preventing and Managing Conflicts of Interest, ABA Woman Advocate E-Newsletter, Vol. 19, No. 3, Spring 2014

Legal Ethics in the Era of iPads, Cloud Computing and Facebook, PLI Information Technology Law Institute, May 16, 2013

Discoverability of Witness Interviews: To What Extent Do the Work Product Doctrine and/or the Attorney-Client Privilege Apply, California Bar Journal, State Bar of California, February 2013

How Lawyers Get in Trouble and How You Can Avoid the Same Fate, California State Bar Annual Meeting, September 17, 2011

Should I Friend the Judge? Current Ethical Challenges for Lawyers, Privacy and Data Security Law Institute, Practicing Law Institute (San Francisco, May 23-24, 2011; Chicago, July 18-19, 2011)

Legal Ethics Issues for IP Practitioners: Recent Developments, Bar Association of San Francisco (San Francisco, June 21, 2011)

So You Think You're Up to Date on Attorney-Client Privilege and Confidentiality, American Bar Association Professional Responsibility Conference (Memphis,
June 1-4, 2011)

How to Ethically - and Effectively - Prepare Witnesses to Testify, American Bar Association Professional Responsibility Conference (Seattle, June 3-5, 2010)

Author, "Ethical and Liability Risks Posed by Lawyers' Use of Social Media," ABA Litigation Section Committee on Professional Liability Litigation, Spring/Summer 2011 Newsletter, Vol. 7, No. 1

Consulting Editor, Fee Agreement Forms Manual (2d ed.) Continuing Education of the Bar ‑‑ 2011


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