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Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 'Internet Defamation'

Speakers: Eli Segal, Michael L. Barry, David B. Heim, Jeremy D. Mishkin and Elizabeth Seidlin-Bernstein

8:30-11:45 AM (ET)
Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 'Internet Defamation'

Live in Philadelphia. Simulcast available in Altoona, Doylestown, Greensburg, Indiana, Mechanicsburg, New Castle, Pittsburgh and Wilkes-Barre, PA. Online webcast available.

The Internet generates novel ways to amuse and offend, provoke and stroke, encourage and destroy. Traditional legal issues remain, though, and web-based defamation is an increasingly common allegation for clients and their lawyers to face. Learn how this classic cause of action manifests online.

Key topics include:

  • Common law defamation versus defamation on the Internet
  • What you need to know about the Communications Decency Act
  • Get a better grip on slippery ethical issues that arise online
  • Practical tips on how to best protect your client’s reputation
  • Non-litigation and litigation strategies when dealing with an anonymous internet defamer.

The CLE Conference Center
The Wanamaker Building, 10th Floor
100 E. Penn Square, Suite 1010
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Regular Admission: $249
New Attorney: $125

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