NY St. Bar Ass’n Approves Gmail Use Despite Contextual Ad Scanning

September 14, 2008 in Attorney-client privilege, Confidentiality, E-mail, Ethical Walls, Internet Use, Malpractice, New York, Privacy, Rules of Conduct, Websites by David Hricik

The New York State Bar Association concluded that lawyers could use gmail and comply with the duty of confidentiality despite the fact that email is ‘scanned’ by Google to place
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Texas Appellate Court Rejects Use of Presumptions in Malpractice Case

May 26, 2007 in Confidentiality, Malpractice by David Hricik

In Capital City Church of Christ v. Novak, 2007WL1501095 (Tex. App. — Austin May 23, 2007, no pet. h.), the court joined other courts in recognizing that the presumptions that
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