Professionals are passionate about their work. Consequently, professionals may become discouraged when they receive an unfavorable result. Professionals must be cautious in the manner in which they respond to bad outcomes, however. Taking to public forums to criticize a decision could result in a violation of rules of professional conduct and lead to personal liability.
A recent ethics decision from the Supreme Court of Louisiana highlights the ethical implications of failing to abide by professional standards of decorum. The case related to a family law …Continue Reading