LAW402 Professional Conduct

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LAW402 Professional Conduct


In this course you will study ethical decision-making and rules of professional conduct regulating the way legal practitioners deal with the courts, their clients and other lawyers. You will examine critically the way in which entry to and membership of the legal profession is regulated by the Legal Profession Act 2007 (Qld), including the concepts of ‘unsatisfactory professional conduct’ and ‘professional misconduct’. You will study and apply the rules dealing with receipt of trust monies, administration of trust accounts and the consequences of a breach of trust.

Other information

LAW202 and LAW204 and enrolled in any Laws Program or UU301 or XU301
Semester of offer*:
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Student contribution band:
Band 3
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

LAW402 Course Outline Semester 2, 2019 (PDF 253KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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