Ethical Guidelines & Social Media: Cloud, Facebook, LinkedIn, Website, etc. *** 50% OFF

Legal Area:        Ethics Professional Responsibility ALL
Total Credit Hours:        0.75
Ethics Credit Included:        0.75
Registration Fee:        $20.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        08/31/2018
Information:        ONLY $10 Code: SAVE50

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **, together with the Austin Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE course in the area of legal ethics and technology. The increase in technological developments gives rise to new forms of social media and global communication. However, these positive advancements also produce new dangers and present new ethical challenges. This presentation is designed to shed light on key issues facing attorneys operating in the new age. This course features video and downloadable MP3 audio presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Austin Bar Association on December 5, 2014. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session. This course is approved for .75 MCLE credit hours in legal ethics.

Some of the subjects for this course include:

  • Cybersecurity and Cyber-Insurance

  • How Privacy Works on the Internet

  • Cloud Computing and Data Storage

  • Privacy Policies

  • Google Street View Collection Case

The speaker for this course is Peter S. Vogul, an attorney with the firm of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP. He focuses his practice on technology and intellectual property. Peter Vogul is renowned as both a trial and transactional lawyer who deeply understands technology, science and intellectual property and the opportunities and problems they pose for clients. Governments and administrative agencies, major corporations and emerging businesses rely on Mr. Vogul to get right to the heart of an information technology or e-discovery dispute.

Mr. Vogul is often appointed a Special Master representing the court in IT and eDiscovery disputes. In addition, he is a seasoned arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association, a court-ordered mediator in eDiscovery and ESI, Internet, eCommerce, intellectual property and IT litigation, and has represented numerous states, counties and municipal governments inside Texas and throughout the U.S. He received his law degree from St. Mary's University of Law (J.D., 1976). He received his M.S. degree from the American University (Computer Science, 1972) and his B.B.A. degree from The University of Texas at Austin (1969). He is admitted to practice in all Texas State Courts, U.S. Discrict Courts for the Eastern, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of Texas, the Texas Fifth Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court. A more extensive biography for may be found at his firm's website.


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE. Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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