How to Ethically Use the Cloud (1.0 Legal Ethics Participatory Credit)

Published by San Diego County Bar Association


Handouts for this program can be downloaded by clicking on the "Other Resources" tab in the video player.

This program will cover a brief overview of what the cloud really is and an in-depth discussion about how to use the cloud ethically. The cloud is a very safe place to work, most of the time even safer than anything any solo or small firm could do on their own. Learn to ask the right questions when you are looking for a cloud provider in order to ensure you are complying with ethics requirements.

Topics to be covered:

- Cloud computing basics
- The benefits of cloud computing
- Ethical considerations concerning the cloud
- Best practices for moving to the cloud

Matt Spiegel, Esq.
Founder and VP, Product Management - MyCase
Matt is responsible for defining the product strategy for MyCase. He works tirelessly to uncover the business problems that MyCase's products will one day solve. An acute listener and a smart strategist, Matt is also a successful trial lawyer and uses his firsthand legal experience to ensure that MyCase meets the industry's needs.

Matt worked as a criminal defense attorney at San Diego's largest consumer law firm for four years before starting his own practice in 2009. He was also the...More

Originally Published

January 15, 2015

Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

  • How to Ethically Use the Cloud - Video
  • How to Ethically Use the Cloud - Paper

How To Attend

Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like.

Technical Requirements

You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.


If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). If electing credit for this program, registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant completing all the requirements of the program as determined by the selected accreditation authority.

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