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How to Become a Rock Star Lawyer - Part 2: Technethics: the Ethical & Professional Pitfalls of Social Media

Speakers: Stuart Teicher Esq

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Facebook will be around for another year or so, then it's gone. Yeah, right. Social media is here to stay and it's having significant ethical and professional ramifications for lawyers of all kinds. Whether it's the manner in which it's used in the substantive practice or the bad decisions we make in our personal use, there are ethical concerns about which we must all be aware. Join Stuart as he talks about issues like competence, confidentiality, misconduct, and lots more. His program includes a discussion of particular rules from the Australian Solicitor’s Conduct Rules soon to be adopted in Tasmania.    CPD: 1, E or PM



Stuart Teicher Esq is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law and writing instruction. A practicing lawyer for over 20 years, Stuart’s career is now dedicated to helping fellow lawyers survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and legal departments, and also gives keynote speeches at conventions and association meetings.
Stuart helps lawyers get better at what they do (and enjoy the process) through his entertaining and educational CPD Performances. He focuses significantly on “Technethics,” a term Stuart coined that refers to the ethical issues in social networking and other technology. Stuart also speaks about “Practical Ethics” - those lessons hidden in the ethics rules that enhance a lawyer's practice.
Mr Teicher is a Supreme Court appointee to the New Jersey District Ethics Committee where he investigates and prosecutes grievances filed against attorneys, an adjunct Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School in Camden, New Jersey where he teaches Professional Responsibility and an adjunct Professor at Rutgers University in New Brunswick where he teaches undergraduate writing courses.
Fresh from teaching legal ethics, writing and lifetime management to lawyers in North America, Stuart is undertaking a national tour, bringing his unique and refreshing approach to professional development in Australia.
His philosophy, simply put: “I dream of a world where lawyers stay awake for CPD/CLE seminars.


$88.00 ex GST