The Risks of E-Lawyering

Does use of the Internet increase our risk of liability?   This booklet from Chubb Insurance Company discusses our some of the risks presented – and how to address them:

Risk of Unintended Client Engagements

Risk of Disclosing Confidential Communications

Risk of Early Destruction of Electronic Documents

Risk of Instant Messaging

Risk Arising from the Unauthorized Practice of Law

Risk of Security Breach