While some aspects of legal practice have migrated to the Internet, whether through telecommuting or a true virtual practice, a physical office where trial conferences are held and strategy developed remains the best environment for the lawyer-client relationship in small ...Read More »
Lawyers USA reports on items of interest to solos and small firm attorneys from the annual LegalTech conference, including software that can predict where a case will settle.
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More often than not we make our lists too long, get overzealous, and ultimately have trouble completing, or even starting, the actionable items. If that sounds familiar, this is the perfect time to take a simpler approach to your business development goals and get back to the following basics.
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Many things are generational in our society, and such differences in the workforce must be given ample attention if we are going to remain leaders in business. We can no longer ignore the breakdown of the traditional workplace and work ...Read More »
Lawyers USA has rounded up the latest tips from lawyers on what technology tools they use to accomplish tasks more quickly and effectively.Read More »
Rule of Professional Conduct 1.15 states that lawyers have a professional duty to protect all documents relating to clients by requiring that client property and files be “appropriately safeguarded.” Failure to keep files safe and free from outside perusal is a failure in the duty to act competently in the best interests of a client. The rules and specific time periods for storing or destroying client files vary by jurisdiction.Read More »
The prospect of investing in technology strikes fear into the hearts of many sole practitioners and small firms. Ross Kodner and John Simek recently offered their expertise at an ALI/ABA webinar entitled “Buying Smart: Technology for Solos and Small Firms.” ...Read More »