It's always a good thing to practice safe computing, no one wants their personal data stolen. Techlicious' Elmer Montejo's article "These Popular Apps Are Secretly Sharing Personal Data" references a study by a team of security researches. He writes: "In their analysis of 55 free and popular Android apps and 55 iOS apps, the report found that a “significant proportion” of the apps shared users’ emails, names and GPS locations to Google, Apple and third-party services." You can read his article here.
The Cleveland Law Library is offering video replays of its 4 Fall 2015 CLE's this December:
- Quantum of Harm: Obtaining or Surviving Summary Judgment in Employment Discrimination Cases, Thursday December 17th
- Current Appellate Practice in the 8th District, Thursday December 17th
- Legal Needs of Custodial Grandparents, Friday December 18th
- Professional Conduct for Lawyers 2015, Friday December 18th
All programs will be replayed in the Main Reading Room of the Cleveland Law Library.
Click here for brochures containing more information and registration forms.
Do you have any old computers lying around the office or house? Don't send it to the curb until you clean all of your sensitive information from it. Techlicious' Christina DesMarais writes:
"However you choose to dispose of your computer, you need to do several things if you don’t want a stranger to access your data." You can read her article here.
Happy Love Your Lawyer Day!We certainly love the lawyers who are members and trustees of our library, the Cleveland Law Library. It't not just a promotional 'heart and flowers' day. "The ABA Law Practice Division has passed a resolution (PDF) calling for recognition of the day as a way to celebrate lawyers and express gratitude for their contributions. The resolution calls on lawyers to celebrate the day “by providing pro bono legal services to their communities and supporting charitable causes that promote the administration of justice.” Click here to read an article about today from the ABA Journal.
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