NFPA Webinar “Ethics and Social Media” February 26, 2013

Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest. Smartphones, tablets and wi-fi. Social media is everywhere and that includes the law office. Who can you “friend” on Facebook? What should your law office tell your clients about social media today? What are the practical effects of social media for legal professional? What are the ethical obligations of a legal professional in this digital age? Join us as we discuss these and other issues.

About the Presenter

Matthew S. Cornick is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo (B.A. cum laude, 1979) and Emory University School of Law (J.D., 1982). Mr. Cornick maintained an active law practice with an emphasis on tort litigation, bankruptcy, and family law. He was a panel member on “The Law Show” (WGST-AM, Atlanta) from 1987-1989 and served as the show’s host from 1990 through 1993. He has been teaching Civil Litigation, Legal Research, Family Law and Introduction to Law and Ethics to paralegal students for over twenty-five years. He frequently speaks to paralegal educators, paralegal associations and law firms on the topic of technology in the law office. Mr. Cornick has served on the Approval Commission to the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Paralegals. He is the author of A Practical Guide to Family Law, West Publishing, 1995 and Using Computers in the Law Office, 6th ed., Delmar Cengage Learning, 2011.

This one hour webinar will be hosted by NFPA using GoToWebinar.


  • 11 AM Pacific
  • Noon Mountain
  • 1 PM Central
  • 2 PM Eastern


  • $20 for NFPA members
  • $30 for non-members

CLE Credit:

  • 1 hour
  • Ethics: Yes


  • Registration has reached maximum capacity and our overflow list is overflowing as well. Interest has been overwhelming!

Cancellation/Refund policy:

  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellation requests received by NFPA Headquarters at least 48 hours prior to the event. Cancellations within 48 hours of the event are ineligible for a refund. Names on the standby list will be contacted to fill any vacated spots.
modified 2/14/2013

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