In this practical webinar, you will learn about the impact of the First Amendment on the use of social media and how social media use can lead to civil and criminal liability.
Upon course completion, you will be able to:
- Appreciate the nature of social media
- Recognize the impact of the First Amendment on social media
- Determine how social media use can lead to criminal and civil liability
Dentons US LLP
Ronald J. Hedges, J.D., is a Senior Counsel with Dentons US LLP. He served as a United States Magistrate Judge in the District of New Jersey from 1986 to 2017. Mr. Hedges is a frequent writer and speaker on various topics related to electronic information and is the principal author of Managing Discovery of Electronic Information: A Pocket Guide for Judges, Third Edition (Federal Judicial Center: 2017).
Erika Lopes-McLeman is a Senior Managing Associate in the Short Hills, New Jersey office of Dentons US LLP. Erika counsels and represents clients in an array of complex commercial disputes, including insurer-side coverage litigations and arbitrations. Erika’s insurance coverage practice includes representing insurers in matters including complex insurance coverage litigations, reinsurance arbitrations, and counseling insurers on complex claims. In the commercial litigation space, Erika has successfully represented clients as diverse as an international pharmaceutical company, a private equity firm, an IT company, and a national restaurant franchise. Erika is a graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law and is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey
Kelly Lloyd Lankford
Kelly Lloyd Lankford is a member of Dentons' Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice and the firm's Insurance sector group. Kelly counsels and represents clients in an array of complex commercial disputes, including insurer-side coverage litigations and arbitrations. Kelly's insurance coverage practice includes representing insurers in matters including reinsurance arbitrations, complex insurance coverage litigations and corporate litigation matters, and defending brokers in professional liability actions. In the complex commercial litigation space, Kelly has successfully represented clients, including international financial and pharmaceutical entities, in an array of disputes including consumer fraud actions, securities litigations and breach-of-contract actions.
CLE Credits (Law)
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