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Rothera Dowson Small Talk: Social Media Legal Landscape

This was a great set off presentations. And with my trusty Livescribe pen I was able to listen and notate. The embedded scruffy notes is a PenCast. Clicking the text will play back the audio spoken at the time I made the note. The audio from each speaker is include below with an outline of the talk. The outline can be clicked within the pencast. It was an insightful and conprehensive introduction to the legal lanscape of social media.

Anthon Balkitis - The Social Media Legal Landscape

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  • Metal Mickey
  • 5 Reasons
  • Relationship Tips
  • Conversation
  • Visability
  • The Future is Social

John Buchanan - Managing the Legal Risks

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  • HR accidents waiting to happen
  • The Advantages
  • Discrimination
  • Confidentiality
  • Recruitment
  • Rejection
  • Data Protection
  • Loss of Productivity
  • Loss of Reputation
  • Employee Privacy
  • Privacy
  • Solutions
  • Social Media Policy

Daniel Harley - Dispute Defamation Resolution

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  • What is it?
  • Social media and defamation
  • Who can be sued?
  • Defenses
  • Act quickly
  • Protection
  • How much with it cost?
  • Can defamation posts be avioded
  • Conclusion

Nik Hewitt - Social Media Ettiquette -

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  • Starts with listening
  • Marine Conservation Allience
  • Engagement and Measurment
  • Facebook app guidelines
  • Engage
  • Don't advertise, advise
  • Don't just talk about yourself
  • Crisis etiquette - The Alaska State Fair
  • What did we learn?
  • Closing

Articles from the event from around the web

A social media gather at the curry lounge - brilliant food!
by Phil Campbell

Rothera Dowson social media seminar gets businesses talking

Pictured above: (l-r) John Buchanan (employment law solicitor, Rothera Dowson), Nik Hewitt (social media consultant, Conversify), Anton Balkitis (transport and motoring solicitor, Rothera Dowson), Daniel Harley (commercial litigation solicitor, Rothera Dowson)