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Real Estate SubForum?
I like the idea of practice area specific subfourms. How about one specifically for us dirt lawyers?
Estate Planning Resources
So I want to get into the estate planning field and was wondering if any one had any suggestions on good books, blogs, anything for a newbie to go on - particularly for CA?
I have, I think, a decent understanding of Estate Planning based on my pers…
Introduction - General Comment
Thank you for your insightful information regarding the Fujitsu products. Although your contest is passed, I tried to write an Haiku.
for paperwork replies
Big SNAFU has come to me
while trying to be all that I ca…
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iPad Apps and solutions for Criminal Defense
I just recently joined a criminal defense firm and convinced the boss to go paperless. Yes! Anyways, as part of transition the boss wants to have everyone get tablets and use them instead of the paper files. I've noticed in court that most …
Litigation support software
Perhaps more than others, I get frustrated with the amount of time it takes me to turn my attention to a file and then remember the relevant facts and figure out where i "left off". I used to use software called Casemap. A fine product but expensi…
Should SCOTUS Care About Your Facebook Profile?
As the Supreme Court prepares to address gay marriage, social media is buzzing. Personally, a lot of my Facebook friends are changing their profile pictures to show their support for equality. There are also people outside the Supreme Court encourag…
Due Diligence War Stories or Best Pracitices?
Do any of you M&A/corporate lawyers have any interesting stories surrounding due diligence that you can share? After listing to this podcast with Andrew J Sherman from Jones Day on his war stories and best practices, it got me interested in hearing …
Discovery: phases or all at once?
In the litigation I handle (consumer rights), I gradually came to the conclusion that it's better to do discovery in two parts. The first set of discovery should be broad, fairly generic requests that can be easily re-used from case to case. As a re…
For the current ScanSnap giveaway, and for any future haiku competitions, you may want to use this site to avoid ridicule: http://www.hairoku.com/
It's syllable counter actually works, unlike wordcalc.com.
Anyone interested in joining / starting a Lawyerist-member fantasy league?
How do you like the new LAB?
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Holiday Gifts for employees
Wondering what folks do for their employees at the holidays? Do you get gifts? Holiday Party? Take out to Dinner?
Lab Link from the Lawyerist
Am I'm completely blind? I can't seem to find the link to the Lab from the Lawyerist page? It was there before I left for vacation, but now nada.
Where to post case management software query
I am looking to replace Time Matters with another case management program or service. I am not sure whether to post the query in the Technology or Practice Management & Productivity section. I was inclined to use the latter, but the former s…