Celesq® Programs

Social Media Ethics in the Age of Documented Mischief

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The phenomenon of social media has changed the landscape of the modern law firm. For many, the challenge of the learning curve prevents them from taking advantage of its potential benefits. Another perceived obstacle is that attorneys are rightfully concerned about compliance with the code of professional conduct. This timely session is designed to demystify these concepts and analyze ethics developments throughout Indiana and the rest of the United States. 

The following topics will be covered: 

  • Ethical implications of use of social media by lawyers
  • Social media in the litigation arena - ethical considerations
  • Jurors - unique issues
  • Communicating with parties who have an attorney
  • Advising clients regarding online activity
  • How to avoid ethical pitfalls
  • Creating a social media policy for your firm
  • Compliance with Indiana Rule 5.1 and 5.3
  • Strategies to build an ethically compliant business development initiative
  • …and MORE

Available in States

  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Communications and Media Law
  • Computer, Internet & E-Commerce Law
  • Ethics & Professionalism
  • Federal Courts
  • Florida Eligible
  • Litigation & Litigation Skills
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Social Media Law


  • Legal Ethics : 3 Credit