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Archives for February 2012
  • Kate Taylor Battle
    Lawyerist Meetup at ABA TechShow!
    The Lawyerist TechShow meetup is tentatively scheduled for 4:30 on Thursday, March 29th, in the Chicago Hilton at Kitty O'Sheas. For attendees, that's just before the last session gets out (join us after class, if you're going), and just before the …
    Kate Taylor Battle 1 view 8 comments Most recent by Steven Imparl General Discussion
  • Josh Camson
    Other Supreme Courts
    When you are referencing a supreme court that's not the US Supreme Court, what do you say? Pennsylvania Supreme Court or Supreme Court of Pennsylvania?
    Josh Camson 1 view 2 comments Most recent by LawyerC General Discussion
  • Kelly Gamble
    Hello from the Bay Area, Northern California
    My name is Kelly Gamble.  I'm a solo Family Law attorney in San Leandro, California.  My practice areas are divorce, guardianship, paternity, adoption, domestic violence, civil harassment, child support, and domestic partnerships.  I have a wonderf…
    Kelly Gamble 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • samglover
    The Meaning of "Moot"
    Last Friday I tossed up a link to a "common grammar mistakes" post that contained a rather surprising (for me) statement: Moot Contrary to common misuse, “moot” doesn’t imply something is superfluous. It means a subject is disputable or open to di…
    samglover 1 view 4 comments Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Deborah  Whitford-Martinez
    Hello from the Central Coast of California
    I am the tech-savy partner of our firm in Santa Maria, California.  My husband is the other partner and together we have a unique and interesting practice.  We have not put together a web site as of yet and we are currently in the process of designi…
    Deborah Whitford-Martinez 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • John Newman
    Hi from Freehold, NJ
    Home of "the Boss" and also where I live and practice... Mostly bankruptcy law, filing for consumers and businesses, representing a couple of Trustees and getting into creditor work. Went out on my own last May. getting most of my business from ref…
    John Newman 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • Andrew Bloch
    Steve Jobs FBI file released
    http://gawker.com/5883670/steve-jobs-fbi-file-released   I've been avoiding read the Jobs Biography. But now I may.
    Andrew Bloch 1 view 2 comments Most recent by Andrew Bloch General Discussion
  • Charles Ali
    Hello from S. Charles Ali in Phoenix, AZ
    Hello to all. I'm S. Charles Ali – or just Chuck. I am an Attorney in Phoenix, AZ. I don't have a lot of experience, yet. I am gearing up to open a solo practice and appreciate all the information I've gotten already. I hope to get lots more – enoug…
    Charles Ali 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • spoonerm
    With love from Minneapolis...
    Greetings -- Just wanted to say hi to the community, I'm a student whose about to graduate and jump off the small practice cliff. So far the site has been a great resource and has given me and my partners a lot of good ideas. I hope I can give back …
    spoonerm 1 view 1 comment Most recent by samglover General Discussion
  • samglover
    Law Firm Comment Spam
    Like many blogs, Lawyerist gets a fair amount of spam from law firms that have hired social media firms to do “linkbuilding” or similar things. I’ll post some of my favorites in this thread. Want to make sure you don't end up here accidentally? Rea…
    samglover 1 view 11 comments Most recent by AaronStreet General Discussion

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