Law Practice Technologies


Law 431

2

Upper-Level

Writing Experience (WE)

Yes

No

Technology has changed the practice of law and, increasingly, is creating new job opportunities for enterprising law school graduates. This course will provide exposure to selected software and technologies necessary to practice law effectively and competitively. Students will gain practical and theoretical knowledge to assist in the selection and use of these tools. The legal and ethical ramifications surrounding the use of these technologies will also be thoroughly examined. Topics include case & client management platforms, document management, eDiscovery, cloud computing, virtual & mobile lawyering, courtroom & presentation technologies, security & confidentiality, and paperless workflow.

None.


D. Edmunds (Adjunct), S. Melamut

Spring
UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106


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