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To delete or not delete? Attorney offers advice on social media discovery

Is it ethical to advise a client to delete her Facebook posts if they’re damaging to her lawsuit? Can you, the attorney, attempt to “friend” (or join the private network of) the party she’s suing in order to dig up information? If not, could you ask your secretary to do it?

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Commentary: Use your head when mining social media for evidence

Overwhelmingly, ethics committees across the country have concluded that lawyers may not engage in deception when attempting to obtain information on social media, regardless of whether the party from whom information is sought is represented by counsel.

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NLRB takes aim at social media

Employers — including law firms — need to take a closer look at their social media policies and how they enforce those policies in light of recent actions by the National Labor Relations Board.

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Teachers pursue legal, legislative remedies to counter social media law

Julie Gerding’s freshman honors English students will spend part of September parsing the murderous mystery of Edgar Allen Poe’s short story “The Cask of Amontillado.” But Gerding, a teacher at Parkway West High School in Ballwin, said she’s not sure if her students can log on to an online discussion forum to trade analyses of Poe’s vengeful protagonist.

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Legal sources you should follow, bookmark and friend

For those less astute with social media platforms, and for those just looking to expand beyond their usual reading material, Missouri Lawyers Media has compiled a sampling of websites and blogs to check out, friends to find on Facebook and legal types to follow on Twitter.

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LegalTech 2011 shows off new products, tools

Despite the snowstorm delaying flights and causing havoc on the roads, lawyers and tech experts flocked to LegalTech 2011 in New York City to see new legal technology services and products. Here is a look at some of the interesting new offerings.

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