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Issue 27 | May 2014

LIANSWERS

This newsletter includes information to help lawyers reduce the likelihood of being sued for malpractice. The material presented is not intended to establish, report, or create the standard of care for lawyers. The articles do not represent a complete analysis of the topics presented, and readers should conduct their own appropriate legal research.
REMINDER: REPORT ALL CLAIMS WITHIN THE POLICY YEAR BY JUNE 30, 2014

To ensure that you preserve your policy coverage, you must report a claim (or potential claim) as soon as practicable after learning of a claim or becoming aware of circumstances that might constitute an occurrence or give rise to a claim, however unmeritorious. You must report that claim (or potential claim) within the policy period. This is a condition of your policy. The current policy period ends June 30, 2014. Therefore, if you are currently aware of a claim or a potential claim, even if you believe the claim or potential claim to be completely without merit, you must report by June 30.

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UNDERSTANDING AND PREVENTING BURNOUT

Burnout has been defined as the consequence of severe stress and high ideals and from working too hard, too much and for too long. Years of long hours and extreme workloads together with the constant emotional demands of the job and pressures to excel can take their toll on a person’s physical, emotional and mental health.

Download “Understanding and Preventing Burnout” from Homewood Human Solutions™
 

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LIMITED SCOPE RETAINERS

Potential comes with pitfalls

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RED FLAGS OF REAL ESTATE VALUE FRAUD

Real estate scammers count on financial institutions not doing their full due diligence or having an on-site property value appraisal done. If you suspect that your client is purchasing a property with a significant increase in value within a short period of time, ask these questions before proceeding ...

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DOUBLE-EDGED SWORD

Making the most of social media

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CLIA LOSS PREVENTION BULLETIN

The Winter/Hiver 2014 issue of the Loss Prevention Bulletin is now posted to the CLIA website in both French and English. View articles on Missed Limitations and Tips for Safe Pro Bono here ...

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WHERE THERE’S A WILL (THERE’S A TYPO)

Easy measures for reducing will-related risk

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