Monday, April 11, 2016

Law Review Symposium This Friday

Please join the NIU Law Review for its annual symposium on Friday, April 15, from 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in the Altgeld Hall Board of Trustees Room (Room 315). This year’s symposium, entitled "Legal Implications of Social Media: Hashtag First Amendment and Ethics," will have a total of seven speakers that present on two panels and one featured speaker. Join our discussion on defamation, cyberbullying, criminal prosecution in light of Elonis v. United States, and professional responsibility when utilizing social media. Our featured speaker will explore authentication and usage of social media as evidence. The event is free to all students and faculty. For non-students and faculty members, the registration fee is $30, which will cover MCLE credits and a continental breakfast. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.niu.edu/law/current-students/organizations/law_review/symposium-2016/index.shtml.