Some Legal Tech Is Too Slow for Lawyers
Legal software doesn't have to be ugly, clunky, and slow—but lots of it is.
Legal Software Bill of Rights
As a legal software customer, you have a right to demand a few things from the companies with which you do business.
How To Securely Wipe a Hard Drive
Before you sell, give away, or throw out a computer, you need to wipe its hard drive clean.
Timekeeping and Billing Software Buyers Guide
For many lawyers, timekeeping and billing are still central practice-management functions. And even though I am using the word *timekeeping* in this post, timekeeping and billing software for lawyers ought to support flat, contingent, and other alternatives to hourly billing.
Clio Law Practice Management Software
Clio practice management software information and review.
MyCase Law Practice Management Software
Here’s what you need to know about MyCase, from getting started to using the mobile apps with your clients.
Abacus Private Cloud: Desktop as a Service (DaaS) for Lawyers
Abacus Private Cloud offers the best of of your local machine with the flexibility of the cloud. For those of you thinking about making the move, Abacus offers a private cloud that may fit --- and cheapen --- the bill.
Clippy to Return in Microsoft Office 16?
"It’s mainly a tool to help Office users discover the vast amount of features that are available across all the individual apps."
MerusCase Law Practice Management Software
MerusCase may be a good option for California personal-injury and workers-compensation lawyers, but its lack of mobile access, opacity on pricing, and dated user interface mean there are many better options.
Rocket Matter Law Practice Management Software
From signing up to backing up your data to pricing info, here is what you need to know about Rocket Matter.
Ntrepid Timestream Interactive Timeline Software Review
Timestream is a good start on a useful product, but still has a number of issues to resolve. It is a work-in-progress, and not quite yet ready for prime-time.
LexisNexis Firm Manager Law Practice Management Software
After a rocky start, LexisNexis completely redesigned Firm Manager with the help of a customer advisory board and input from hundreds of practicing lawyers. Here is everything you need to know about the new, improved, and redesigned Firm Manager.
Solo Law Practice Technology Setup
If I were starting a brand-new solo practice right now — i.e., no legacy systems to support, and no well-established procedures, and limited funds — here is what I would put in my technology budget.
Encryption: Enabling Basic Client File Security
Client file security through encryption is easy. Here's how to do it, and why you really need to.
Fastcase Plans to Make “Kick-Ass” Bankruptcy Software a Reality
CEO Ed Walters says Fastcase is “pretty good at making kick-ass software,” and he plans to build a cloud-based version of TopForm that meets that standard. Which might make it the first bankruptcy software that actually does.