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Social Media Use for Attorneys: Home

Social media has become prolific in our everyday professional and personal lives. This LibGuide will introduce you to resources that may guide you in the responsible and beneficial use of social media in your future law practice.

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Welcome to the

Social Media Use for Attorneys LibGuide!

 

Social media has become prolific in our everyday professional and personal lives.  Tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google +, Delicious, and Cloud Computing are permeating the practice of law.  This LibGuide will introduce you to resources that may guide you in the responsible and beneficial use of social media throughout your career.  These resources will assist you to:

  • Learn how to effectively use social media and research this topic as a law student
  • Be aware of the benefits of and ethical pitfalls from advertising using social media
  • Find resources on e-discovery and use of ESI (electronically stored information)

Check This Out!

The New York Law Journal has issued a 2016 Special Report on eDiscovery

Check it out on the E-Discovery: Electronic Resources page!

Take A Look . . .

The Social Media Use: Courses Page on this LibGuide directs you to Touro Law courses for students and CLE courses for attorneys - topics include not only general social media use by attorneys, but also the ethical use of social media, e-discovery, e-marketing and e-advertising for lawyers, and more!

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Here is a recent article on the topic of social media use by attorneys that may be useful to you: