Law Practice Magazine

The TECHSHOW Issue

January/February 2018

Features

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

THANKS TO OUR ISSUE TEAM:  Robert J. Ambrogi and Mary E. Vandenack

Departments

Editor's Note 

Learn More About Technology!
By Heidi A. Barcus

Perspectives

TECHSHOW 2018: A New Direction
By Bill Ferreira

Frontlines

Highlights

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

Ethics

Legal Ethics and Tech Entrepreneurship
By Michael Downey

News & Events

A New and Technologically Improved Year
By Zachary Bambacht

Technology

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

Business

Managing

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

Marketing

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Marketing
By Greg Siskind

Finance

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