NACDL - 2019 Free Webinar

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2019 Free Webinar

Online - CLE Credit Not Available

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Program Summary:
On October 1, NACDL will hold a free webinar about the best digital safety practices for criminal defense attorneys. From encrypting your documents, texts and emails to using a private Internet browser, this webinar will walk through a curated list of tools and tricks designed to protect your work product, your technology, your clients, and your cases. The webinar will feature Matt Mitchell, a hacker, civil rights advocate, and the director of digital safety & privacy at Tactical Tech.


Speaker: Matt Mitchell
Matt Mitchell is a hacker, and the Director of Digital Safety & Privacy, at Tactical Tech (also known as the Tactical Technology Collective). In his work there Matt leads security training efforts, curricula, and organizational security for the organization in their mission to raise awareness about privacy, provide tools for digital security, and mobilize people to turn information into action.

Matt is a well-known security researcher, operational security trainer, and data journalist who founded & leads CryptoHarlem ( ), impromptu workshops teaching basic cryptography tools to the predominately African American community in upper Manhattan. Matt trains people as an independent trainer for Global Journalist Security) in digital safety &security. Matt spends his free time training activists in operational and information security. His personal work focuses on marginalized, aggressively monitored, over-policed populations in the United States. Currently he is a tech advisor to the Human Rights Foundation, and the Internet Freedom Festival. Matt is also a member of the advisory board to the Open Technology Fund, the Internet Freedom Festival, the Digital Security Exchange, Citizen Clinic at Berkeley University Center for Long Term Cybersecurity, The 4th Amendment Center at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and TurnOut.

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NACDL endeavors to foster a working, learning, and social environment free of harassment, discrimination, intimidation, and insult. To that end, NACDL has adopted a Code of Conduct for Affiliated Persons that applies to all attendees and participants of any kind at all NACDL sponsored events.

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