GPSolo Magazine - January/February 2006
Ready Resources in Cyber-Law
Checkpoints in Cyberspace: Best Practices for Averting Liability in Cross-Border Transactions
By Roland L. Trope and Greg E. Upchurch ( ABA Section of Business Law; 2005; PC 5070487; $71.95)
Written for executives and their legal counsel, this book maps the risk points that are emerging for cross-border corporate transactions (such as acquisitions, joint ventures, and outsourcings) in the digital and Internet eras and in the new enforcement environment.
How to Capture and Keep Clients: Marketing Strategies for Lawyers
By jennifer j. rose (ABA General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division and Section of Family Law; 2005; PC 5150403; $79.95; GP|Solo member price $64.95)
In this in-depth book, the best and most innovative solo and small firm lawyers give you their secrets, approaches, and strategies to that age-old puzzle of growing your law firm. The book is packed with strategies on how to overcome obstacles and position yourself for lifelong success.
International Guide to Combating Cybercrime
By Jody R. Westby ( ABA Section of Science and Technology Law; 2003; PC 5450030; $79.95)
Written with the collaboration of more than 50 contributors—attorneys, government personnel, non-profit staff, and university professors—this comprehensive guide serves as a manual to help all stakeholders better understand the key aspects of cybercrime.
International Guide to Cyber Security
By Jody R. Westby ( ABA Section of Science and Technology Law; 2004; PC 5450036; $79.95)
This book examines the legal, organizational, and technical considerations associated with cyber-security.
The Lawyer’s Guide to Fact Finding on the Internet, Second Edition
By Carole Levitt and Mark Rosch ( ABA Law Practice Management Section; 2004; PC 5110497;$79.95)
This unique resource will help you select relevant research sources; access subject guides, newsgroups, and listserves; find experts on the web; get news on the web; research companies, public records, and backgrounds; use the web for competitive intelligence; conduct medical, statistical, and international research; and more.
GP|Solo Division Links
Blawgs page, with links to legal blogs (blawgs) and information on how to set up your own blawg: www.abanet.org/genpractice/resources/blawgs.html
GPSolo Technology eReport, the Division’s e-newsletter designed to answer to your technology questions: www.abanet.org/genpractice/ereport.html
Solosez, an e-mail discussion list for solo attorneys, which frequently addresses technology questions: www.abanet.org/soloseznet/home.html
Technology Resources page, which collects links to e-mail lists and other resources: www.abanet.org/genpractice/resources/tech.html
Website Development page, with links for setting up and promoting your firm’s website: www.abanet.org/genpractice/resources/website.html
Other ABA Links
ABA Legal Technology Resource Center , which reviews the latest information technology usage and trends: www.abanet.org/tech/ltrc
ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s Committee on Online Dispute Resolution: www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=DR029000
ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law’s Division of Information Technology: www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=PT070000
ABA Section of Law Practice Management’s publications about law office technology: www.abanet.org/lpm/catalog/technologybooks.html
ABA Section of Science and Technology Law: www.abanet.org/scitech/home.html