The Ethics of Email and Social Media: A Top Ten List


VIDEO REPLAY – Mon., Sept. 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.


Bar & Foundation Center


CLE Credit:    

2.0 Ethics Hours



$100 Attorney Rate

$45 Paralegal Rate



Bar & Foundation Center

1123 South Church Street, Suite 103

Charlotte, NC 28203


Special Info:                

8:30 a.m. Registration

9 a.m. - 11 a.m. CLE Training


This interactive program uses hypotheticals to explore the unique and quickly evolving issues involving the widespread use of electronic communications such as email and social media, including:


·         Creation of the Attorney-Client Relationship

·         Communications with Clients

·         Communications Within a Corporate Client

·         Communications with Adversaries

·         Working with Others

·         Discovery

·         Jurors

·         Judges

·         End of the Attorney-Client Relationship

·         Marketing


Thomas E. Spahn is a partner with McGuireWoods LLP and practices as a commercial litigator.  He regularly advises a number of Fortune 500 companies on such issues as properly creating and preserving the attorney-client privilege and work product protections when conducting corporate investigations, when hiring outside consultants, when dealing with the government, and during other daily and extraordinary situations.  He has assisted in creating and defending privilege logs in many product liability and commercial litigation matters.  He also advises in-house counsel on ethics issues, including conflict of interest, confidentiality, and dealing with corporate wrongdoing.  Mr. Spahn was selected as the 2013 metro-Washington DC “Lawyer of the Year” for “Bet the Company Litigation” by The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White Inc.).



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