Here are some quick links to stories we’ve been watching over the last week.
Google announced its Inactive Account Manager, which allows family or friends to access your account after a predetermined period of inactivity. FutureLawyer reminds us that Inactive Account Manager is not a substitute for a will!
Judge Posner offers advice to appellate brief writers in this ABA article.
Have you heard of the Zombie Defense? No, that’s not a reference to sports – it’s actually someone’s explanation for why they allegedly stole a semi-trailer truck. Thanks to brains (pun intended!) at the The Volokh Conspiracy for the pointer.
This Legal Intelligencer video discusses whether social media sites, like Facebook pages, are discoverable.