3-Hour Program

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Overview

Why You Should Attend

Explore the ethical risks and benefits of social media. PLI’s expert faculty will examine a host of issues - including what types of personal information employers are permitted to access without the consent of their employees or applicants; best practices for privacy and security; the use of mobile apps; the attorney-client privilege and email; the use of social media in screening jurors and witnesses; and many others. They will examine recent federal guidance and ethics opinions from The New York City Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, and the New York County Lawyers' Association. This program is intended for all attorneys.

What You Will Learn

• Ethics in social media
• Privacy and security issues
• Mobile Apps Considerations
• FFIEC Social Media Guidance
• Negotiation of contracts
• Recent opinions from NYCBA, NYSBA and NYCLA
• Discoverable information
• Ethics in e-discovery
• Maintaining attorney-client privilege

Special Feature

Earn three hours of Ethics credit.

Who Should Attend

This program is intended for all attorneys.

Program Level: Overview

Intended Audience: Attorneys and allied professionals interested in the professional and legal ethical risks and benefits of social media.

Prerequisites: An interest in the professional and legal ethical risks and benefits of social media.

Advanced Preparation: None

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