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Ohio judge suspended for Facebook chatting with defendant

It had to happen eventually. And if not in Florida, why not in Ohio? Remember, kids: Your social media conversations are not private. No matter what you think (or don’t think).
Ottawa County Common Pleas Judge Paul Winters, who is the sole judge in that court’s general and domestic relations division, recently receiv ... (full story)


Ohio judge suspended for Facebook chatting with defendant

It had to happen eventually. And if not in Florida, why not in Ohio? Remember, kids: your social media conversations are not private. No matter what you think (or don’t think).
Ottawa County Common Pleas Judge Paul Winters, who is the sole judge in that court’s general and domestic relations division, recently receiv ... (full story)


TSA mandates pipeline cybersecurity measures

The federal Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) has recently mandated that pipelines (I’m assuming that this means companies that run pipelines) install security measures to obviate the risk of ransomware attacks.
According to the Washington Post, “this is the first time that the government has mandated specif ... (full story)


LexisNexis survey finds lawyers turning toward pro marketers

The pandemic affected the way in which law firms have approached marketing, according to the 2021 LexisNexis Interaction Marketing & Business Development Survey.
This shouldn’t be a surprise. The instantaneous switch from in-person to virtual law practice created a lot of jagged edges. Since marketing isn’t real ... (full story)


Federal government officially goes after ransomware

The Biden administration recently made several moves that indicate that it is taking cybersecurity, particularly the threat of ransomware, as a serious national security threat.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) recently launched the website stopransomware.gov as a part of a massive government response ... (full story)