April 05, 2021 National Conference of State Trial Judges

The Emoji’s Gambit: Legal Issues in Admitting Emojis as Symbols of Evidence

July 29, 2021 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Eastern

DID YOU KNOW?  The National Conference of State Trial Judges is putting on a CLE as part of the Thursday Lunch Series: The Emoji’s Gambit: Legal Issues in Admitting Emojis as Symbols of Evidence - July 29, 2021 12:00 pm-1:30 pm Eastern:  Although Emojis are expressive and very popular, emoji’s can have varied meanings. A “Cute” emoji signals a myriad of connotations which may lead to “ugly” legal issues in contracts to torts and criminal law to intellectual property. The stakes for using emojis continue to rise resulting in monetary sanctions to incarceration. Lawyers and judges should be aware of the various trending evidentiary issues in admitting emojis into evidence.  

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