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Live Webinar

Ten Tech Trends for 2014:

The Legal Benefits and Ethical Risks of the Latest Technology


Date: Monday, February 24, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes

 

Sponsors:
The American Bar Association Legal Technology Resource Center, Law Practice Division and the Center for Professional Development

1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern

12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central

11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain

10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific

Program Description

With the recent changes to ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct 1.1, lawyers are expected to "keep abreast of changes in the law and its practice, including the benefits and risks associated with relevant technology." That can be a daunting task even for the most tech savvy lawyers. How do you know which technologies are "relevant" and which are mere distractions? In this program, experts from the legal technology field will share their insights on the latest developments and trends in technology, exploring both the benefits new technology offers and the risks lawyers must confront.

Program Faculty

Dennis Kennedy, Vice President, Senior Counsel, MasterCard, O’Fallon, MO

Adriana Linares, Legal Technology Trainer/Consultant, LawTech Partners, Winter Park, FL

Paul Unger, Partner, Affinity Consulting Group, Columbus, OH

Joshua Poje (Moderator), Director, Legal Technology Resource Center, American Bar Association, Chicago, IL

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The ABA will seek 1.5 hours of general CLE credit in 60-minute states and 1.8 hours of CLE credit in 50-minute states. Credit hours granted are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules.

New York: This non-transitional CLE program is approved for experienced NY attorneys in accordance with the requirements of the New York State CLE Board for 1.5 New York CLE credits. Newly admitted attorneys may not earn New York credit for this non-transitional CLE program. All attorneys may click here to view additional MCLE information for your jurisdiction

Registration Options

Online:
- Individual
- Group
- CD-ROM (Pre-Orders)

Phone or Mail:
800.285.2221
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Eastern
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Tuition

$95 Legal Technology Resource Center, Law Practice Division Members
$150 ABA Members
$195 General Public
$99 Government Attorneys
$75 Each additional registrant at the same location. Each registrant must log in to the webinar individually to receive credit.


Each additional registrant at the same location. Each registrant must log in to the webinar individually to receive credit.

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