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Session Name: Ethics and Covert Investigation: Thorny Issues that Only Grow More Dangerous in the Internet Age
MeetingType: Annual Meeting
Date: 06/08/15
Description: Attorney supervision of investigators who covertly contact suspected infringers has long raised ethical quandaries. Ethics rules prohibit attorneys from engaging in deception, while obligations of loyalty and zeal, as well as client expectations, weigh in favor of assisting in the lawful acquisition of evidence. This panel explores how these quandaries have deepened as commerce has moved to the Internet.
Program Details
Speaker(s): Jed Davis
Moderator(s): Rose Auslander
Keywords: Covert Investigation, Ethics, Infringement, Internet|Online, Misconduct