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  • Think Twice Before You Post
    Posted by on 23 Jul 2013
    Have you ever posted or tweeted “in the heat of the moment” or vented your feelings via social media? I think most of us can admit to doing this. But have you ever stopped to think how this would affect you if you were embroiled in litigation. Many judges worldwide have acknowledged not only the role that social media plays in day to day life, but the pivotal role it may play in court proceedings. Because social media has become such an intrinsic part of our lives it has led to a number of judges authorising access to a party’s social media pages for the purposes of discovery.