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Cloud confidentiality – or not …

02 September 2013

Anyone using a number of devices to access their information will be tempted to share files between those devices using a service such as Dropbox.

In the course of considering the feasibility of such services for use by lawyers at this firm, we've been looking at the confidentiality and privacy issues they raise.  While we're still exploring the matter, we thought it might be useful to share the attached posting on, which contains some practical tips and a brief analysis of the relevant terms of service of Dropbox and similar services.