SEMINAR AGENDA

LAW OFFICE MANAGEMENT SEMINAR SERIES:

Course XII

Twitter, Facebook, and Social Media: Great New Discovery Options;
Metadata & Discovery Case Law Update; Metadata & Lawyer Malpractice
Case Law Update; The Critical Importance of Smartphone Discovery; Ethics
for Lawyers re: Social Media
; Avoiding Computer Security Breaches by Lawyers

Seminar Sponsor:
Technology 4 Attorneys, LLC

Approvals:

*Approved for 5.0 CLE Hrs (1.0 Hr Ethics) by the State Bar of Texas for MCLE & State Bar College
*Approved for 5.0 CLE Hrs (1.0 Hr Professional Responsibility) by the MCLE Board and the ISCCP of the Illinois Supreme Court
*Approved for 6.0 CLE Hrs (1.2 Hrs Off Mgmt / Ethics) by West Virginia State Bar
Approved for 6.0 CLER Hrs (1.0 Hr Ethics) by the Florida Bar

FACULTY

Kenneth O. Kreis, J.D., a former Assistant Attorney General, State of Illinois, and a former Assistant District Attorney, 47th Judicial District, State of Texas, has engaged in the private practice of law in Idaho for more than 30 years, and has been General Manager of Technology 4 Attorneys, LLC, for the past 10 years.  In addition, he has undertaken specific training and research into web page design issues, html coding, computer hardware, and software issues. He has lectured at over 300 approved CLE seminars in 15 different states during that time period on law related technology topics. Some of these programs have been co-sponsored by three state bar associations and one regional law school on multiple occasions during the prior 10 years. He teaches in an understandable, non technical manner.

AGENDA TIMELINE: 5.0 CLE CREDIT HOURS (1.0 Hour of Ethics)

8:30 am - 9:00 am REGISTRATION

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Section I: Twitter, Facebook, and Social Media: Great New Discovery Options

A. Tips for locating discoverable evidence on social media web sites
B. Discovery issues involved with social media web sites
C. Other relevant considerations

10:00 am - 10:45 pm
Section II: Metadata & Discovery Case Law Update

A. Recent cases on metadata & e-discovery issues

10:45 am - 11:00 am MORNING BREAK

11:00 am - 11:45 am
Section III: Metadata & Lawyer Malpractice: Case Law Update

A. Recent cases on metadata & lawyer malpractice including ethical issues

11:45 pm - 1:00 pm LUNCH BREAK

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Section V: The Critical Importance of Smartphone Discovery

A. Issues relating to smartphone discovery
B. Smartphone discovery tools
C. Other factors affecting smartphone discovery

2:00 am - 2:30 pm
Section IV: Ethics for Lawyers re: Social Media

A. Social media & the law practice
B. Ethical issues relating to social media

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm AFTERNOON BREAK

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Section VI: Avoiding Computer Security Breaches by Lawyers

A. Step by step approach to limit lawyer's risks of data security
breaches w/ examples