Accessing the Treasure Trove of Social Media Evidence

Event Description

Deadline to Register: January 12, 2020

The Tech Law Section Council will meet at 11:30 am, followed by lunch and the CLE at 12:00 pm.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand how this unique, emergent form of evidence can be used for civil litigation and e-discovery.
2. Discover how law enforcement is using social media in criminal cases and how criminal defense attorneys can use it to defend clients.
3. See social media evidence recovered from smart phones, personal computers, and the cloud.
4. Learn the ethics of social media evidence collection including the application of professional responsibility rules and bar association opinions explaining what you can and cannot do, if you want to keep your license that is. 

• Social Media Sites
• Social Media is “The New Confessional”
• Law Enforcement Usage of Social Media
• Social Media Case Examples
• Social Media Investigations
• Social Media Discovery
• Social Media Evidence
• Social Media Ethics


John J. Carney, Esq. | Chief Technology Officer, Carney Forensics

CLE Credit:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit approved | Event Code: 280838


Section Member:  Free
MSBA Member not in the section:  $15
Non-MSBA Member:  $35
Law Student:  Free

Join the Tech Law Section and attend the CLE for FREE! 
MSBA members who are not members of the Tech Law Section can join the section and attend the CLE for free. Contact Tram Nguyen at 612-278-6316 to take advantage of this offer!

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation via webcast is available. Please indicate this option when registering. Instructions will be emailed to you the week day prior to the CLE. 

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Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.
Questions? Contact Tram Nguyen | 612-278-6316

The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Tram Nguyen via 612-278-6316 or email:  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Glacial Lakes Room / Minnesota State Bar Association Minneapolis, MN United States