TITLE

ETHICS OF LAWYER SOCIAL NETWORKING

AUTHOR(S)
Bennett, Steven C.
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2010, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
54020813

 

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