Social Media and the Public Sector Workplace

Event Description

Deadline to Register: October 12, 2016

Public employers and employees face unique challenges in dealing with social media use in the workplace.  Two public sector attorneys with experience in educating and advising public entities on social media issues will present on the current legal landscape and offer practical tips.  Topics covered include government owned social media resources as effective information sharing/communications tools, implementing and enforcing policies for employee social media use, and understanding the evolving law of free speech and data ownership rights.


Quinn O'Reilly
Quinn O’Reilly is a Staff Attorney with the Research Department at the League of Minnesota Cities. Prior to joining the League, Quinn served as a law clerk for Judge Robert J. Raupp of the Benton County District Court. Quinn received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota and his law degree from William Mitchell College of Law.

Andrew Jackola
Andrew Jackola has served for the past three years as an assistant county attorney in the Civil Division of the Anoka County Attorney’s Office.  Prior to joining the County Attorney’s Office, Andrew was in private practice with a firm in Minneapolis and then maintained a solo practice focused on employment law and civil litigation.  Over the past 12 years, Andrew has litigated a wide range of employment and civil rights cases in state and federal court, and he has argued a number of cases before the Minnesota Court of Appeals and the Eighth Circuit.

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE credit approved | Event Code: 228708


Public Law Section Member or Public Attorney:  Free
MSBA Member not in the section: $5.00  
Non-Member:  $10.00 
Law Student: Free

Join the Public Law Section:  $27.00 ($17 for Public Attorneys/Legal Services)  MSBA members who are not members of the Public Law Section can join the section & attend this CLE for FREE. New memberships will run through June 30, 2017. Click here to add the section to your membership and then contact Shawn Carlson to register for this meeting at no charge. 

Remote Participation: 

Teleconferencing and webcasting are available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed out the day before the program.

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Friday, October 14, 2016

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Orville L. Freeman Building Saint Paul, MN United States