December 10, 2020 Feature

The Duty of Tech Competence in the Age of COVID-19

Megan Zavieh
The ways we have changed how we work have upended what it means to remain technologically competent.

The ways we have changed how we work have upended what it means to remain technologically competent.

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The pandemic of 2020 has dramatically raised the bar on capabilities required to comply with an attorney’s duty of technological competence. The same bar applies regardless of whether your state has adopted Comment 8 to American Bar Association (ABA) Model Rule of Professional Conduct 1.1.

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