James Walker presents “Legal Ethics in the Technology Age: Exploring a Lawyer’s Duty of Technological Competence" webinar

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May 24, 2017

RK&O partner James Q. Walker joined with AltaClaro to host a live webinar on Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00 p.m. (EDT) entitled “Legal Ethics in the Technology Age: Exploring a Lawyer’s Duty of Technological Competence.”

In this webinar, Mr. Walker discussed the emerging ethical implications presented by the use of high-tech devices, cloud computing, social media and mobile applications in and around the practice of law.  He also addressed lingering questions such as:

  • What are the ethical obligations when a lawyer uses a laptop or cellphone?
  • What are the ethical risks for a lawyer when using social media and certain apps in his/her practice and personal life?
  • What are the ethical duties for in-house lawyers when it comes to social media and the workplace?
  • What are the ethical risks when using social media to investigate trial witnesses and potential jurors?
  • What are a lawyer’s duties and obligations in using cloud services?
  • What are a lawyer’s duties in preparing for and conducting eDiscovery?

For more information and registration, please click here.

This webinar is complimentary for in-house counsel, law firm attorneys and other legal and compliance professionals. Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is an accredited NY CLE provider.  Participants who complete the webinar will earn 1.0 hour of transitional/non-transitional Ethics & Professionalism credit.