Next week we start our Martindale-Hubbell Connected event, Navigating the Ethical Pitfalls of Social Media. As lawyers start to integrate new tools into their work flow ethical considerations arise:
- Do conflicts of interest dictate who makes your friend-list?
- How much can you discuss your current business without violating confidentiality?
- Can posts on social media sites violate lawyer advertising rules?
- And many others …
To help develop a framework for lawyers and other business professionals we will devote the last two weeks of January to this topic.
The highlight of our event is a webinar on Wednesday, January 27th at 12pm EST . In this Q&A Panel Discussion we will discuss the spectrum of ethical issues that affect lawyers and other business professionals, suggest practical tips for avoiding problems, and provide a framework for analyzing new situations which may arise. I will moderate the discussion, and the panel consists of the following legal professionals:
You need to be a Martindale-Hubbell Connected member to register for our webinar. If you are not yet a member, don’t worry! Registration is free and easy – sign up now and then come back to this post for the registration link. There will be a surprise coming out of this webinar which will be of great value to the legal community. Find out what it is by attending. Looking forward to seeing you there.