Avoid the All-in-One Printer, Scanner, Copier, and Fax Machine
Law firms should avoid all-in-one printers, but may want to adopt all-in-one practice management software--just not the ones from Lexis and West.
jEugene Might Free You From The Tedium Of Proofreading Contracts
If you have been laying awake nights worrying about whether you will be replaced by a robot, you may find the existence of jEugene somewhat jarring. jEugene (nope, no idea why that is its name) is a web-based app that proofs your contracts for you. jEugene is basically an automated proofreader crossed with that first-year associate that […]
Emergency Fun(d): Ditch the Savings Account and Invest Efficiently
Whether you change up how you manage your emergency fund, or you slide all of your emergency reserves over to a Robo Advisor, there is plenty of middle ground between an all-cash emergency fund and a pure stock investment account.
The Death of EZ-Filing Bankruptcy Software
If you are a bankruptcy attorney and are attached to using EZ-Filing Bankruptcy Software, it is time to switch because EZ-Filing is shutting down. The desire to provide quality products and services to our customers is our top priority. The extensive time it takes to research, develop and implement the new federal form changes across […]
CosmoLex Law Practice Management Software
CosmoLex is cloud-based practice management software for lawyers. It encompasses timekeeping, calendars, reminders, and, as of its most recent set of updates, billing and accounting. Its goal is to try to eliminate the time attorneys often spend — and the errors attorneys inadvertently create — manually moving data from billing to accounting and back again. Index […]
With Dmail, This Email Will Self-Destruct In Five Minutes
Do you use Gmail? Do you use Chrome? Are you ever so slightly paranoid about your email communications? If you are not paranoid, do you instead often find yourself wishing that you could un-ring some bells and make some sent mails disappear off into the ether? Then perhaps Dmail is for you. Dmail allows you […]
Every Legal App For Android
There are plenty of Android apps for lawyers including apps for case management, billing, trial preparation, and legal research. This list includes every legal app for Android that we could find.
Podcast #28: Nicole Bradick on How to Build a Virtual Law Practice
Nicole Bradick explains what a virtual practice is and how to build one. But first, we talk about a baby who is crazy about a local personal injury lawyer, and the difficulty in combating link rot. Nicole Bradick on How to Build a Virtual Law Practice Nicole Bradick of Curo Legal explains what a virtual […]
DocketAlarm Follows Court Dockets So You Don’t Have To
One of our biggest problems with law is not that we lack information – it is that we have far too much of it. Take, for example, PACER. PACER is an unwieldy behemoth that exists, seemingly, to frustrate lawyers immensely with its pre-21st century interface . However, once you have managed to adapt to technology from […]
6 Legal Technologies That Should Be Obsolete
Sure, we don’t use quills or mimeographs anymore, but there is a pretty good chance you still have a fax machine taking up space in your office.
Every Legal App for iPhone and iPad
iOS apps for lawyers abound, whether for case management, billing, or trial preparation. This page has every legal app for iOS that we could find.
The 5 Most User-Hostile Microsoft Word Features
Microsoft Word doesn't always win awards from users for its intuitiveness. Here are five features that could be a lot easier than they are, with some suggestions for working around them in a pinch.
Send Your Snail Mail to the Cloud
The United States Postal Service is a remarkably efficient, albeit spectacularly unprofitable, piece of work. It is available to everyone, relatively cheap, accessible from a spectacularly wide variety of locations, and they bring the J. Crew catalog right to your house. However, there remain two incontrovertible downsides: First, you have to actually go to a post […]