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How Paralegals Handle the Everyday Ethics of Email

  • 09/25/2019
  • 7:00 AM - 9:15 AM
  • Webcast

Register: https://ipe.nbi-sems.com/ProductDetails/How-Paralegals-Handle-the-Everyday-Ethics-of-Email/Video-Webcast/83623ER_FLFLRPAET429400000?st=WA&pt=1

Program Description

Your Guide for Email Compliance

Email is one of the most effective forms of communication in law firms. Use of this highly convenient way to correspond can pose some potential issues if not used properly. Have you taken the necessary steps to make sure you are staying compliant? This course will take you through day-to-day instances that may pose ethical risks, and provide methods to handle them. Make sure you are managing email communication in an ethical manner - register today!

  • Take a closer look at the rules concerning email. 
  • Discuss ways to ensure confidentiality, privacy and competency.
  • Safeguard against unintentional disclosures.
  • Review methods for securing email via smartphones and computers.

Who Should Attend

This intermediate level course will teach attendees how to confidently avoid ethical pitfalls when handling emails. Those who should attend include:

  • Paralegals
  • Legal Technicians
  • Legal Assistants
  • Legal Support Staff

Course Content

  • Overview of Rules Regarding Email
  • Maintaining Confidentiality, Privacy and Competency
  • Preventing Unintentional Disclosures
  • Securing Email Accessed on Smartphones and Computers
  • Ensuring Certain Subjects are Never Discussed Over Email
  • Communicating Promptly and Managing Correspondence
  • Retaining, Preserving and Storing Emails

Washington State Paralegal Association
1402 Lake Tapps Parkway SE
Ste. F104/PMB133
Auburn, WA. 98092



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