Christopher Hopkins Discusses Social Media Discovery in 2018 at Palm Beach Bar Association

E-discovery

Special thanks to the Palm Beach Bar Association for inviting me to speak at the CLE, “How to Get Your Claim Move-In Ready for Trial.”

Space is still available and you can sign up here.

My small portion of the event was to discuss Florida social media discovery as well as recent developments in social media discovery nationwide.

You can download my presentation on Social Media Discovery 2018 here.

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