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Technology To Make Your Life Easier And More Secure

By Ernest Svenson

Quick and easy ways to make your online activities more efficient, less frustrating, and more secure.

7 Great Legal Technology Law Blogs

By Natalie Huha

Knowing what you don't know can be half the battle. Turn to these 7 legal-technology blogs to find out what the pros know.

5 Ways to Create More Available Time

By Chuck Roberts

Does time management seem like something from the science fiction genre? With easy-to-apply, proven techniques, effective time management can be much more like science and a lot less like fiction.

Save Time With Great Greetings and Voicemail Messages

By Dan Pinnington

Voicemail is one of the most basic technologies and is used by just about everyone. So why don't lawyers know how to use it effectively? Do yourself and your callers a favor by putting voicemail to use in the right way.

Redaction in a Digital World

By Rick Borstein

It is possible (and easier than you think) to effectively redact digital records—and avoid being the next news headline of a redaction gone wrong.

finance

How to Capture More Time with Better Timekeeping Habits

By Dan Pinnington

When used properly, electronic timekeeping systems can help you turn time into money.

marketing

How to Increase Profitability in a Shaky Economy

By Marylou Steeden

Even in an unfavorable economy, savvy law firms look at both the expense and revenue side of the profitability equation. By focusing on what's really important, lawyers can demonstrate value to their clients and secure the relationships that are critical to financial success.

MANAGEMENT

New Rules Are Changing the Law School Game

By Ed Poll

The number of law schools and the size of entering law-school classes continue to grow. Yet, the hiring outlook for newly graduated lawyers is far from positive. Can this seeming disconnect be reconciled before it's too late?

technology

Insourcing or Outsourcing E-Discovery?

By Dominick Jaar

From ABA TECHSHOW 2011
As a result of recent economic developments, corporations and law firms are seriously considering whether they should outsource E-Discovery. This article discusses building the business case and developing appropriate policies and processes to achieve a cost-effective and defensible E-Discovery response.

MEET THE WOMEN RAINMAKERS!

Mary-Christine (M.C.) Sungaila

Interview by Susan Letterman White

M.C. Sungaila has been named repeatedly as one of California's Top Women Litigators and has successfully lead the appeals of cutting-edge issues affecting businesses on a state and national level.

Walz Group


What You Say About Your Clients Can Come Back to Haunt You

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EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

John D. Bowers, Fox Rothschild LLP

ISSUE EDITOR

Margaret M. DiBianca, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

ASSOCIATE EDITOR

Elise Martin, Grant & Eisenhofer

BOARD OF EDITORS

Micah U. Buchdahl, HTMLawyers

Margaret M. DiBianca, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

Nicholas Gaffney, Infinite Public Relations

George E. Leloudis, McGuire, Wood & Bissett P.A.

Pamela Annette Palmer, Morris Polich & Purdy

Allison C. Shields, LegalEase Consulting, Inc.

J. Benjamin Stevens, The Stevens Firm, P.A. - Family Law Center

Misasha Suzuki, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe

Qadir Wahid, Ropes & Gray LLP

Wendy L. Werner, Werner Associates, LLC

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