ALI CLE | The Ethical Implications of Electronically Stored Information

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ALI CLE | The Ethical Implications of Electronically Stored Information

December 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 12:00 PM ET

Topics of discussion:

    • The ABA Model Rules of Professional Responsibility applicable to ESI, as well as state bar interpretations of those provisions
    • The meaning of competence in the digital age, including a discussion of the California and New York State Bar ethics opinions on attorney competence in the context of discovery and production of ESI in litigation
    • What an attorney should ask about ESI when meeting with a potential or existing client
    • What an attorney should know about ESI for a negotiation or meet-and-confer with opposing counsel
    • Ethical obligations in connection with metadata, the cloud, social media, and collaborative workspaces
    • Strategies for complying with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
    • Ways of protecting attorney-client privilege, work product, and confidentiality
    • What can go wrong when attorneys use electronic communications and what can an attorney do in response

Available online and in-person.

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December 18, 2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Practising Law Institute