Social Media Use by Municipalities: Developing and Enforcing Policies for Public Employees and Officials
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will examine unique legal issues for municipalities when developing and enforcing social media policies. The panel will review the latest legal developments, explore future trends, and highlight potential pitfalls.
- Legal considerations for municipalities drafting social media policies
- Best practices for developing and enforcing social media policies
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What are the legal challenges local governments face when developing and implementing social media policies?
- What pitfalls should municipal attorneys consider when drafting and enforcing social media policies?
- What are the recent legal developments and evolving trends concerning social media policies for municipalities?
Eric M. Brown
Siana Bellwoar & McAndrew
Mr. Brown practices in the areas of municipal law, labor and employment law, civil rights, public official and police... | Read More
Mr. Brown practices in the areas of municipal law, labor and employment law, civil rights, public official and police liability, land use and zoning, election law, and school law. He serves as labor counsel for a number of municipalities throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In this role, Mr. Brown provides advice and representation on collective bargaining, unfair labor practice charges, and grievance arbitrations. He also advises municipalities on personnel management issues. As a member of the firm’s litigation team, Mr. Brown defends municipalities in numerous federal lawsuits, including constitutional rights claims brought pursuant to Section 1983.Close
Brian J. Lamoureux
Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara
Mr. Lamoureux’s extensive practice areas include complex commercial litigation, employment law and social media... | Read More
Mr. Lamoureux’s extensive practice areas include complex commercial litigation, employment law and social media law. In addition to being an accomplished business litigator, he has rapidly developed into a nationally-recognized voice on cutting-edge legal issues relating to social media. He is a frequent presenter, published author and broadcast commentator on the topics of social media and e-communications in the workplace.Close