Step 1 Read and Review:
- Review ABA Model Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegal Services, Preamble, Guideline 1, and Comments from last week.
- Read ABA Model Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegal Services, Guideline 3-4 and Comments
- Read: Disciplinary Counsel v. Hernandez, Supreme Court of Ohio (2013)
Step 2 Post:
Discuss the Hernandez case as it relates to Guidelines 3 and 4. Your discussion should include the following:
- Identify the ruling Court, state the issue(s) of the case, and state the Court’s holding in the case.
- How does Hernandez relate to Guidelines 3 and 4?
- Does Hernandez offer any practical guidance for the Paralegal on the job? If so what guidance is offered or implied for the Paralegal in the workplace?