December 10, 2019 1:00 – 2:30 pm EST
Understand your ethical duties and precautions to take when utilizing various technological resources.
Many lawyers are unfamiliar with the nuances of computer technology and data security essential to comply with 21st century ethic rules. There are many hidden dangers in frequently used tools and platforms, including email, social media, and the cloud. This topic helps attorneys in law firms and legal departments learn about risks of which they may not be aware and explains some suggested practices and solutions. With law firms a prime target of hackers, now more than ever attorneys must be vigilant as to client data and firm/department technology resources. This information is critical for attorneys to become more sophisticated in risk management in various technology contexts.