Social Media & Ethics for Attorneys – July 2012 Meeting

Social Media & Ethics for Attorneys


Geof Oberhaus


Hon. Patrick Fischer
First District Court of Appeals

July 10, 2012

12:00pm– 1:30pm

Location: The Cincinnatian Hotel

This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.0 total CLE hour instruction (1.0 Ethics Hours).

Geof and Judge Fischer will lead a discussion regarding the ethical implications of using social media whether in day-to-day use by the intellectual property practitioner, throughout the course of prosecution or litigation, in enforcement of IP, or even in negotiating IP transactions. The speakers will discuss how the traditional Model Rules of ethics are being interpreted when applied to social media by Ethics Boards and the Courts to help practitioners properly navigate the murky waters of today’s social media world.

PRICES (including lunch):
• $20 for Members (includes 1.0 Hr Ohio CLE)
• $30 Non-Member with CLE
• $20 Non-Member without CLE
• $15 Students and Full-Time Academics

Registration ends at noon on Tuesday, July 3.