January/February 2018 | THE TECHSHOW ISSUE

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January/February 2018


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Law Practice Magazine Archives



Practical Magic: Law's Hands-on AI Revolution

Transitioning from consumer tech to legal intelligence engineering.
By James A. Sherer and Ed Walters



Ransomware: How Many Bitcoins Are in Your Wallet?

Ransomware is an epidemic, and law firms are not immune.
By Sharon D. Nelson and John W. Simek



ABA TECHSHOW 2018: Why This Year Is Special

TECHSHOW co-chairs look forward to the new Conference location.
By Aaron Street



Office 365: What You Need to Know

With Microsoft's Office 365, even solo firms can have enterprise-level software and services.
By Ben Schorr



Managing the E-Discovery Processing Phase

Careful ESI processing can lead to significant time and cost savings.
By Courtney Ward-Reichard



Thinking Smartly About Smart Contracts

Lawyers should get a jump-start on contributing to this emerging technology.
By Dennis Kennedy




Team Leaders: Robert J. Ambrogi and Mary E. Vandenack





Editor's Note 

Learn More About Technology!
By Heidi A. Barcus




TECHSHOW 2018: A New Direction
By Bill Ferreira






Patent Pro Bono Is Good for the Economy and Law Practices
By Skip Rudsenske



Simple Steps

Introducing New Technology to Your Law Firm
By Allison C. Shields




Legal Ethics and Tech Entrepreneurship
By Michael Downey



News & Events

A New and Technologically Improved Year
By Zachary Bambacht





Product Watch

Lima Creates Your Own Personal Online Storage
By Daniel J. Siegel



Hot Buttons

IT Managed Service Providers--Nearly an Imperative
By Sharon D. Nelson & John W. Simek



The Digital Toolkit

The Digital Toolkit Guide to TECHSHOW 2018
By Tom Mighell






Resolve to Become a Better Lawyer Leader in 2018
By Thomas C. Grella



Career Steps

Create Technological Buy-In as a New Lawyer
By Wendy L. Werner




How Artificial Intelligence Helps Marketing
By Greg Siskind




Navigating the Bookkeeping of Your Firm
By Peter Roberts



Practice Management Advice

Unity of Direction
By Jim Calloway



Taking the Lead

Lessons from Super Bowl LI
By Karen MacKay


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