Ethics in the Time of COVID-19

Event Description

This CLE is sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance:

Presentation Description:

Join Greene Espel attorneys Sybil Dunlop, Jenny Gassman-Pines, Aaron Knoll, Faris Rashid, and Anna Tobin for a webcast on “Ethics in the Time of COVID-19.”

The presentation will cover legal ethics considerations surrounding five COVID/COVID-related topics:

  • Employee texting/slack/IMs while working from home
  • Ethical issues in video depositions, mediations, oral arguments
  • Custom fee arrangements
  • Security and privacy
  • An update regarding court approaches to COVID-19
  • The course instructors are thought leaders on these issues.


Sybil L. Dunlop | Attorney | Greene Espel PLLP
Jenny Gassman-Pines | Attorney | Greene Espel PLLP
Aaron P. Knoll | Attorney | Greene Espel PLLP
Faris A. Rashid | Attorney | Greene Espel PLLP
Anna M. Tobin | Attorney | Greene Espel PLLP

Sybil teaches deposition skills, legal ethics, and legal writing to national audiences. Jenny provides in-house trainings to Fortune 100 companies and public-sector clients on topics including privileged communications. Aaron teaches courses at the law-school level on legal writing and has been helping energy clients navigate supply chain issues relating to COVID. Faris’ practice (and teaching) focuses on technology issues, including ephemeral data like instant messages. And Anna assists clients in investigating business practices and workplace misconduct, as well as responding to government investigations at the state and federal level. 

This team is honored to bring their diverse skill set to bear on the interesting legal issues facing us during this global pandemic.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Ethics CLE Credit applied for | Event Code: 336229


HCBA Member:  $0
Non-HCBA Member:  $40
Law Student/New Admittee: Free 

Deadline to register:

Registration closes on 2/02. To register after that, please email Kara at

To register with a check, please mail in this registration form.
Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.
Questions? Contact Kara Haro | 612-278-6329

The HCBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Kara Haro via phone or email:  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM