March/April 2016 | THE TECHSHOW ISSUE

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March/April 2016

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Technology Competence: New Wine in an Old Ethical Bottle

Lawyers can no longer swear off the sauce of technology.
By Patricia A. Sallen

To Cloud or Not to Cloud?

Separating the silver lining from the potential rainstorm.
By Mary E. Vandenack

Legal Calendaring: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You

Calendaring software won't protect you unless you know how to use it.
By Joseph C. Scott

Say Yes to a Practice Management System

The question isn't whether your firm should have one, but what option best fits your needs.
By Natalie Robinson Kelly

What Every Lawyer Should Know About E-Discovery

You need to understand far more than the basics.
By Craig Ball

Views From the Data Security Front Line

All that you need to know about storing, transmitting, and using client data securely.
By Mark G. McCreary


Team Leader: Bob Ambrogi
Team Members: Mary Vandenack, Roberta Tepper, Lance Johnson



Editor's Note 

By John D. Bowers


Tomorrow's Law Practice: Using Technology to Build Bridges
By Tom Bolt



Try the New LP App and the Online Web Version
By Cynthia Thomas

Simple Steps

Simple Steps for Clearing Digital Clutter
By Allison C. Shields


Legal Ethics and Flexible Lawyer Staffing: Part II
By Michael Downey

News & Events

Understanding--and Balancing--Technology as a Tool
By Joshua Poje


Product Watch

With Citrix ShareFile, Send Files and Emails Securely
By Robert J. Ambrogi

Hot Buttons

Law Firm Cyber Insurance: 'We Don't Insure Stupid'
By Sharon D. Nelson & John W. Simek

The Digital Toolkit

Note Taking Shoot-Out: OneNote versus Evernote
By Tom Mighell



New Leadership Principles for Managing
By Thomas C. Grella

Career Steps

Dig the Well Before You're Thirsty
By Wendy L. Werner


Do Lawyers Rule the Internet?
By Micah Buchdahl


Rethinking the Value of Your Time
By Martin Gooding

Practice Management Advice

Avoiding the Pain in Strategic Planning
By Jim Calloway

Taking the Lead

Leading Technological Change in Your Firm
By Karen MacKay


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