oa De Rebus - Use of internet based technologies in legal practice : feature
|Article Title||Use of internet based technologies in legal practice : feature|
|© Publisher:||Law Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Dec 2015|
|Pages||30 - 33|
When making use of Internet-based technologies in legal practice, lawyers should exercise due diligence before utilising a third-party service provider for purposes of storing or processing confidential information off site. In addition, a written agreement should be concluded that requires the service provider to establish and maintain measures that ensure the security of any personal information computing service providers, including web-based e-mail service providers. Cloud computing offers flexible, affordable technologies that directly addresses a company's objectives and goals by providing required functionality, reducing overhead expenditure and increasing mobility and convenience.
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