Jenner & Block

“Twitter. SnapChat. WhatsApp. Instagram. What’s an Ethical Attorney to do in the Age of Social Media and Technology?” New York State Bar Association

Jenner & Block Special Counsel Seth H. Agata will join a panel focusing on ethical issues confronting government lawyers in the age of uber-technology.  In this discussion, he will offer insights on ethical questions surrounding the use of personal versus government-issued equipment; social media as a means of communication, source of information and investigative tool; open repositories of government and private citizen data, including procurement information; and more.  Part of the New York State Bar Association’s Local and State Government Law Section Spring Forum, the panel will be held on June 17 from 4-5 pm.

Mr. Agata is the former executive director of the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics.  He is one of the nation’s leading professionals on lobbying laws and regulations and the ethics laws governing public official conduct.

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