What’s Your Password? Navigating Encryption Issues and Motions

March 9, 2022

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm ET
90-minute presentation includes Q and A
CLE: 1.50 Credits

Understanding and being able to navigate encryption issues during our criminal investigations has become increasingly more important.  Join NDAA in this 90-minute webinar designed to help you learn more about encryption and how it is impacting our cases.  This webinar will discuss important considerations and tactics to be used when executing search warrants, ways to preserve evidence on-scene, and considerations during offender interviews. In addition, we will examine a practical approach to motions to compel passwords/ passcodes and review current case law.

Presented by:
Kate Foresman
Assistant State’s Attorney in Cook County, IL

Adam Zimmer
Lieutenant, Evergreen Park Police Department

Members: $75
Non-Members: $85
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Continuing Legal Education Credits: 1.50 general hours

NDAA has applied for CLE credit in Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Ohio, Pennslyvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia based on state requirements and guidelines. All other attorneys seeking CLE credit should contact their state bar for more information. At the conclusion of the course and after completion of the electronic evaluation survey, all attendees will receive a uniform continuing education certificate that they may use to report their continuing education hours to their state bar or reporting agency. Questions regarding CLE can be directed to Project Coordinator, Courtney Jan at cjan@ndaajustice.org.

This course eligibility is limited to full-time prosecutors and law enforcement officers.

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NDAA Cancellation, Refund & Substitution Policy*:

If the virtual training is recorded, the attendee will receive a link with the course materials and webinar recording that will be active for one month. If the recording is not available for dissemination, NDAA requires 14 days prior notice in order to have a credit applied to the invoice. Training credit must be applied to a new registration prior to September 30, 2022. As always, substitutions are accepted at any time. Note, NDAA regrets that cash refunds are not available. Please submit all requests to NDAA in writing via email to Logan Kilduff at lkilduff@ndaajustice.org.

*NDAA reserves the right to update this policy on an as-needed basis.


Please contact Program Director Allysa Gambarella or our Training Team.

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