Social Media and Its Impact on the Legal System
6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Social media has already created new and challenging ethical situations for judges and lawyers, whether in choosing Facebook "friends" or the making the "innocent" tweet. This session will look at the applicable ethical rules under the PA Rules of Professional Conduct and consider relationship of social media to issue pertaining to legal advertising, confidentiality, attorney misconduct and the avoidance of legal malpractice.
Thomas Goldman, Esq., Principal, Law Offices of Thomas Goldman
Steve K. Ludwig, Esq., Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
David M. Freeman, Associate Professor Justice
CLE – 1.5 Ethics hours