Publications & Powerpoints (free)

Powerpoints from presentations are noted with “*”

 

SOCIAL MEDIA, E-DISCOVERY, & EVIDENCE

Social Media Discovery in Florida After Nucci v. Target (Palm Beach Bar Assn, July/Aug 2017)

Social Media Discovery – Case Law & Strategies (Palm Beach Bar Assn, 2017)*

Can Your Client Be Convicted for Threats on Social Media? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Dec 2016)

Will Judge Sasser’s Standing ESI Order Apply to Your Case? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, July/Aug 2016)

Instagram User Sues Groupon for Mis-Use of Social Media Photo (McDonald Hopkins, May 2016)

Ten Steps to Obtain Facebook Discovery in Florida (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2015)

The U.S. Supreme Court’s Facebook Case (Palm Beach Bar Assn, March 2015)

Can the Government Compel Your Client to Decrypt a Hard Drive? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, July 2013)

Can They Search Your iPad or iPhone at the Border? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, May 2013)

Defendants Want Social Media, Plaintiffs Want E-Discovery (Palm Beach Bar Assn, April 2013)

What Does a Child Pornography Case Tell You About Computer Evidence? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Nov 2012)

Discovery of Facebook Content in Florida Cases (Trial Advocate Quarterly, Spring 2012)

Using iPhone Location in Data Discovery (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2011)

Digital Photos Have Metadata Too (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2011)

Googling Your Clients (Florida Bar News, 2003)

 

DATA BREACH / CYBERSECURITY

Florida Court Rules on Enforceability of “Browsewrap” vs. “Clickwrap” Website Terms & Conditions (McDonald Hopkins, Feb 2017)

Don’t Connect Your Phone to Rental Cars (McDonald Hopkins, Sept 2016)

Data Breach & Cyber Security Law (Florida Atlantic University, 2016)*

Four lessons from Dismissal in Michaels and SuperValu Cases (McDonald Hopkins, Jan 2016)

The Database Software Says It is Encrypted… But Is It? (McDonald Hopkins, Jan 2016)

Nine Ways That Companies Are Getting Hacked (Palm Beach Bar Assn, 2015)

The Government Can Sue Your Company for Negligent Cybersecurity (Palm Beach Bar Assn, 2015)

One Year After Snowden: How Secure Are Your Calls and Emails? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, July 2014)

 

ARBITRATION / MEDIATION / ADR / PROPOSALS FOR SETTLEMENT  (for technology & mediation, see Law & Tech below)

Kindred Nursing v. Clark: U.S. Supreme Court Continues to Support Arbitration (Trial Advocate Quarterly, Summer 2017)

Two Recent Nursing Home Arbitration Cases (McDonald Hopkins, May 2016)

Florida Fourth District Issues Two Arbitration Opinions (McDonald Hopkins, April 2016)

Building a Better Proposal for Settlement (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2008)

Emerging Trends and Conflicts in the Enforcement of Arbitration (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2006)

Peril’s of Enforcing ‘Favored’ Arbitration (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2005)

 

INTERNET LAW / DEFAMATION

Anatomy of an Internet Defamation Case (Univ. of Miami Law School, 2017)*

Anatomy of an Internet Defamation Case (Univ. of Miami Law School, 2016)*

Introduction to Podcasts for Lawyers (Palm Beach Bar Assn, April 2016)

Tor Anonymizer for Lawyers  (Palm Beach Bar Assn, April 2014)

 

BITCOIN & BLOCKCHAIN

What is Bitcoin: Currency, Property…or Tulips? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, June 2014)

Will Your Law Firm Accept Bitcoin? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, 2011)

 

DRONES

Drone-Acquired Evidence in Civil Cases (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Feb 2015)

Can Your Client Legally Fly a Drone? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Jan 2015)

 

MARIJUANA / CANNABIS

Florida Lawyer’s Guide to Marijuana Laws (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Oct 2014)

Can a Florida Lawyer Advise a Client About Medical Marijuana? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Sept 2014)

 

iPHONE APPS / LAW & TECHNOLOGY

Use of Technology in Mediation (Palm Beach Bar Assn, 2017)*

How Jurors Use Technology in 2016 (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Jan 2016)

Apps & Technology for Mediators (Dispute Resolution Center, 2015)*

GPS Surveillance Since U.S. v. Jones (Palm Beach Bar Assn Feb 2014)

Using iPads in Deposition  (Palm Beach Bar Assn Jan 2014)

In-House Counsel in the Cloud—Can You Trust Online Storage (Association of Corporate Counsel North Florida Focus, Q3 2012)

PDF Documents Are Modifiable—Learn to Sign Electronically (Palm Beach Bar Assn Oct 2012)

The Supreme Court, GPS Darts, & George Orwell (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Oct 2011)

 

MISC.

ISIS in Florida (Palm Beach Bar Assn, June 2016)

The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2016 Abortion Case (Palm Beach Bar Assn, Feb 2016)

Was There a Numbers Station in Palm Beach County? (Palm Beach Bar Assn, June 2015)

Eyewitness Reliability: JFK Assassination & Simmons v. Florida (Trial Advocate Quarterly, 2007)