Lstd 210 Week 8 Final Exam Answers Essay

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LSTD 210 Week 8 Final Exam Answers

LSTD 210 Final Exam Part 1 of 1 – 93.0/ 100.0 Points Question 1 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
When Paralegal Jenny goes to the local courthouse, she can retrieve a list of upcoming home foreclosures. What can Jenny do with this information?

A.Her employing law firm can send a direct mail advertising to the people on the list, providing information about the law firm and its services. B.Jenny has to wait 30 days after the posting but can contact the people on the list after that time. C.Her employing law firm can call the people on the list and offer to represent them. D.Jenny can go door-to-door and talk to the
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C.not advertise because it is illegal for paralegals to advertise. D.not advertise in publications but he can call law firms and ask for employment.

Question 4 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Lara Lawyer’s standard advertising says: “Contingency fee arrangements available in personal injury cases. No Recovery, No Fee!” This ad is

A.misleading and deceptive if clients are held responsible for paying costs even if they lose. B.not permissible because it is illegal for lawyers to advertise fees. C.perfectly fine and a fairly typical ad. D. misleading and deceptive only if clients are held responsible for paying costs when they lose.

Question 5 of 25 2.5/ 2.5 Points
Patty Paralegal’s job requires her to call all 250 of the firm’s corporate clients twice each year and give them some information. Most of these telephone calls take less than 2 minutes, especially if she can just leave a voicemail. The smallest billable amount at Patty’s law firm is .1 or 6 minutes. If Patty makes 30 phone calls per hour, but bills them at 6 minutes, Patty’s one hour becomes 3 hours. Therefore, at the end of an 8 hour day, Patty can bill 24 hours! Patty should

A.ask her supervising lawyer for permission to not bill clients for this service but ensure that the time she spends at this task is added to her annual cumulative billable hours. B.bill each call at a full hour because no one is going to know. C.ask her supervising lawyer for

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