Errant Texts Establish Lawyer’s Misconduct

Robert LilesIn The News

There are moments when a person faces the basest of their instincts. The image of an angel on one shoulder, a devil on the other is an apt picture of this test of wills. Many times one listens to their conscience and opts for the more civil and noble path. Other times, one gives into temptation and goes the opposite … Read More

UMass Amherst Investigates Racist Emails

Robert LilesCyber Bullying and Online Harassment

Universities have long been places meant to educate, to allow the free exchange of ideas, to provide a means for students to invest in their futures, and to provide a welcoming community. This is a period in many people’s lives to broaden their horizons, venture outside their comfort zones, and progress through a period of personal growth. Higher education can … Read More

Insider Data Breach Leads to Conviction

Robert LilesIn The News

Being terminated or laid off can certainly fill someone with a range of feelings. Some take the news in stride, while most others may naturally feel hurt, depressed, scared, or in many cases, angry. Whatever the emotional response, in time most people accept the end of their employment and carry on with their lives. A fraction of those who feel … Read More

Man Incriminates Self in FedEx Hack

Robert LilesHacking

It is inevitable that in every workplace within every sector there will be an employee—or a number of them—who grow to resent their employer. In many cases, these employees will leave on their own will. In others, the employer must force them out. Forcing out employees may exacerbate their ill will toward the employer. While most terminated or laid off … Read More

Defendant Finds Hope in Cellebrite Flaw

Robert LilesForensic Cases In The News

In legal matters, technology can make a tremendous difference. It can help to expedite court processes, improve research and communications, and even serve as evidence in a court case. Technology, however, can also be a double-edge sword. Even before technology began transforming the legal industry, there have long been pitfalls in the fine details of a case. This is popularly … Read More