Bennett, Steven C.
February 2010
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p113
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the moral guidelines for lawyers when using social media for legal practices. According to a 2009 survey piloted by the American Bar Association (ABA), 43 percent of attorneys have their accounts on social media sites like Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter. The ABA Rules of Professional Conduct are applied for issues surrounding the use of social media by lawyers including confidentiality, advertising, and conflicts.


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