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Staying Out of Trouble – The Rights and Responsibilities of Today’s Genealogists
February 5 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm EST
Hybrid Meeting – in-person in the Beech Conference Room in the Florida History and Genealogical Library and via webinar.
As genealogists and researchers, we must understand today’s laws as much as yesterday’s. Modern law impacts our rights as researchers—rights of access to vital records, to information, and to places where information can be found. And it impacts our responsibilities, as well, particularly the need to respect another’s copyright.
Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL
The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell is a genealogist with a law degree. She writes, teaches and lectures on a wide variety of genealogical topics, providing expert guidance through the murky territory where law and family history intersect. A Colorado native with roots deep in the American south on her mother’s side and entirely in Germany …