December 20, 2018 Feature

Seven Technology Hacks to Improve Your Legal Research

By Noah M. Rich

Advances in technology continually transform the legal profession. Even the ethical rules of conduct reflect this transformation; in 2012, the ABA added a comment to Model Rule of Professional Conduct 1.1 directing lawyers to keep abreast of “the benefits and risks associated with relevant technology.” However, according to the ABA’s 2017 Legal Technology Survey Report, only 60 percent of solo and small firm attorneys are aware of this duty, and further data suggest that even attorneys who are aware nevertheless remain unfamiliar with many of the tools available to them and the benefits they offer.

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