The Dangers of Electronic Communication

November 2010
Family Advocate;Fall2010, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p22
The article presents the authors' views on issues concerning inadvertent disclosures and metadata in the electronic communications of lawyers in the family law practice. The authors mention that inadvertent disclosure refers to the transmission of a document, information, or data to an unintended recipient. They present a discussion on the American Bar Association and state ethics opinions, and changes to the Model Rules and state rules of professional conduct, in this context.


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