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Abuse has gone digital. This statement is particularly relevant in the field of domestic violence, with the National Domestic Violence Hotline reporting a 101% increase in digital abuse calls. Given the ubiquity of technology in our lives, this statistic is expected to continue to rise.
This reality has carried over to the practice of law, and attorneys must now contend with allegations of online impersonation, unauthorized account/device access, cyberstalking, online harassment, violations of court orders via technology and more. Today, it is critical that we are able to navigate those situations where technology is misused to inflict harm.
Learning Objectives -- By the end of this session participants will be able to:
Adam Dodge, Founder, EndTAB.org
As the founder of EndTAB.org (Ending Technology-Enabled Abuse), Adam’s work is characterized by his dedication to addressing the existing and future threats posed by technology to victims of crime and gender-based violence. He has written and presented extensively on cyberstalking, technology-enabled abuse, non-consensual pornography, co-authored a domestic violence advisory on the emerging threat of ‘deepfakes’ and created the first resource guide for victims of Nonconsensual Deepfake Pornography. Adam spends a great deal of his time delivering innovative technology-enabled abuse trainings and presentations to universities, non-profits and government agencies around the world.
Dedicated to advancing impact legislation and public policy, he sits on the Policy Advisory Council for the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence. He co-authored The Empowered Woman’s Guide to Divorce and has contributed to features in the Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, SELF Magazine, Los Angeles Times, Gizmodo, GQ and others. A frequent speaker and lecturer at universities and national conferences, he is also a special advisor to the Coalition Against Stalkerware. Adam is a licensed attorney in California, and earned his B.A. from UC Santa Barbara and his J.D. by way of McGeorge School of Law and Hastings College of the Law.
The views and opinions are not necessarily those of the 26th Judicial District Bar.
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|$75.00||Member Early Bird|
|$95.00||Non Member Early Bird|
|$0.00||CLE Annual Pass|
|$0.00||Planner / Speaker Rate|
|$15.00||Judicial Rate (Judges, Clerks, and Magistrates)|
|$50.00||Section Members (All MCB Sections)|