BALANCING SECURITY & LAW FIRM ORGANIZATION

2020-01-01T12:23:13-08:00December 16th, 2019|Digital, Legal Industry, Legal Technology|

Confidential information is everywhere during the litigation process. Attorney-client privilege requires firms and solo practitioners to take reasonable steps to safeguard that information. But how can you ensure security when most of this information is stored on computers or in the cloud? One solution could be password management tools! What is a password manager? Did [...]

REALISTIC TECHNOLOGY UPGRADES FOR SMALL LAW FIRMS

2019-08-23T09:00:33-07:00August 23rd, 2019|Digital, eFiling, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, News, Trial Presentation|

Advances in technology have surpassed pretty much everyone’s expectations in recent years. Devices that respond to our touch, or reply to our inquiries with soothing, maternal tones have jumped off the sci-fi cartoon pages and into our standard expectation of convenience. Technology hasn’t just changed how we map our traffic routes and order take-out; it [...]

PREPARING FOR BLOCKCHAIN LITIGATION AS A LEGAL PROFESSIONAL

2019-08-09T09:00:15-07:00August 9th, 2019|Court & Process, Digital, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, News|

Blockchain technology, the technology used by cryptocurrencies as ledger keepers, is gaining favor in the public eye. Inevitably, this means litigation involving blockchains will enter courtrooms with increasing frequency. The nature of blockchain technology will be a tough area for courts to navigate, especially when reviewing blockchain data for discovery purposes. Technology is revolutionizing human [...]

THE FUTURE OF COURT REPORTING

2019-05-07T10:00:29-07:00May 7th, 2019|Court & Process, Depositions, Digital, Employee Enrichment, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, News|

Court reporters are the backbone of the legal system. From hearings to trials to depositions, virtually all court proceedings require the presence of a court reporter. Now, in the face of incredibly high demand, the legal system is facing a shortage of qualified reporters. Today, we’ll attempt to shed light on the root cause of [...]

ATTRACTING THE TOP LEGAL ASSOCIATES TO YOUR LAW FIRM

2019-03-12T08:00:18-07:00March 12th, 2019|Careers, Digital, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, News|

In an increasingly competitive job market, many law firms have begun to evaluate their strategy for attracting new associates in the coming year. From recent graduates to exceptional entry-level transfers, building a strong team requires more than just a well-timed offer. If you’re planning to hire new associates in 2019, these tips can help you [...]

ARE YOU PREPARED FOR CCPA REQUIREMENTS?

2019-02-26T12:23:40-08:00February 26th, 2019|Digital, Employee Enrichment, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, News|

As we enter 2019, many California law firms, corporations, and businesses must turn their attention to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Much like the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the CCPA will set forth new requirements for securely handling consumer data. Due to the specific qualification criteria of the law, many of [...]

THE TOP 3 BENEFITS OF VIRTUAL MEETINGS

2018-10-30T16:00:24-07:00October 30th, 2018|Client Services, Court & Process, Depositions, Digital, Legal Technology|

When you think of virtual meetings, do you imagine a group of people circled around a small monitor as an executive gives a presentation? For years, virtual meetings were exactly that. Luckily, as technology has advanced, these virtual meetings have become more intimate and personalized than ever before. Additionally, virtual meetings can take your firm [...]

GETTING SERIOUS ABOUT LAW FIRM CYBER SECURITY

2017-10-06T14:21:44-07:00October 6th, 2017|Digital, News|

When you think about cyber security, you probably think about changing your passwords once a year or using a secure internet server, but the sheer volume of confidential data that law firms have access to, makes them clear targets for cyber-criminals. Cyber-attacks should not be taken lightly, as the consequences can be far reaching, sometimes [...]

5 TIPS FOR CRAFTING A SECURE PASSWORD

2017-10-06T14:15:53-07:00October 6th, 2017|Digital, News|

When was the last time you changed your password? For most of us, the answer is, “the last time the system made me.” Everyone hates changing passwords, and people are generally hesitant to choose something too complex for fear they will forget it. However, secure, complex passwords are a vital part of protecting client data [...]

THE BEST METHODS TO PREVENT CYBER ATTACKS

2017-10-06T12:19:00-07:00October 6th, 2017|Digital, News|

According to recent reports by the FBI, hundreds of law firms fall victim to hackers each year. To ensure that your firm doesn’t become one of them, check out these great methods to protect you from attacks! Many of these changes are simple, but provide far-reaching protection. Law firms are easy targets for hackers because [...]