Check out this new ABA article on ethics rulings relating to attorneys’ use of the cloud for data management. Tennessee has yet to opine on this issue but, according to the article, 18 states have already issued ethics decisions on the need for enhanced security for use of the cloud. It is only a matter of time before Tennessee chimes in on this issue. This is important not only for attorneys but any business that utilizes the cloud for data management and storage!
There are 5 “safe harbor” items essential to making sure your cloud use is properly protected. With advanced technology comes new ethical issues. Just because your data is in the cloud doesn’t mean your head should be, too!!
Click here to review the ABA article about cloud security.