I might have titled this post “pandemic pleasures” or some other alliterative title that made it clear that ONLY in 2020 would some opportunities be available.
This year I had the benefit and pleasure of attending a conference that I have longed to go to – Law Via the Internet. LVI 2020 was originally intended to be in the UK. The conference is almost always overseas. Slawyers know that in-person conferences and travelling are not possible. Slawyers should also know by now that many, many things are now feasible like attending a global conference of interest but perceived as not directly related to your employment.
If I had been asked in 2016, 2017, or 2018 about attending LVI, my response would have been something like, “that would be an amazing experience, but I am not sure if it would be applicable to my work.” What a silly response that turned out to
Original URL: http://www.slaw.ca/2020/09/29/law-via-the-internet-2020/