23. Social Media: Cautionary Tales

Track: 
Catch-All/General
Field of Study: 
Communications and Marketing
CPE Credit: 
1.0
Knowledge Level: 
Basic

Monday, November 5, 2018
 
5:25PM-6:15PM

Social Media is both an investigative and evidentiary tool for nearly all companies. But, how can businesses properly use social media in litigation, investigations, and expert reports? This session will aim to:
Discuss the new rules of evidence that allow new methods to self-authenticate electronic evidence, including evidence obtained on social media.
Discuss common traps, including violations of privacy, that commonly arise when using social media in investigations.
Suggest effective ways to affirmatively use social media in litigation, investigations, and expert reports.