Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Law Office Management and Technology

Cloud Cover

By Victor M. Zamora
January
2021
Article
, Page 30
Choosing the right cloud services for your firm.

Making Websites “Visible” to All

By Jeffrey R. Schoenberger
June
2020
Column
, Page 38
While laws provide murky guidance on making websites accessible to people with disabilities, plenty of resources offer good advice.

Digital “smart” contracts, records, and signatures verified by blockchain technology permitted

May
2020
Illinois Law Update
, Page 16
The Blockchain Technology Act permits blockchain and smart contracts. Smart contracts are defined as contracts stored as electronic records and verified by the use of a blockchain.

Law in the Time of COVID-19: Looking Backward While Moving Forward

By Brad Taylor
May
2020
Article
, Page 26
What happens when our deadlines, motions, discovery requests, rulings, and myriad other responsibilities are stopped in their tracks by a pandemic?

Sign Anywhere but Here

May
2020
Article
, Page 14
Notaries, signatures, and witnesses during a time of sheltering in place and social distancing.
1 comment (Most recent May 11, 2020)

Don’t Be a Cookie Monster

By Jeffrey R. Schoenberger
April
2020
Column
, Page 42
If you operate a website, become aware of the information it’s collecting from visitors.
1 comment (Most recent April 2, 2020)

Getting Real About Passwords

By Ed Finkel
April
2020
Cover Story
, Page 20
It’s time to take a closer look at how you’re protecting your data.

Getting Out of the Office

By Jeffrey R. Schoenberger
March
2020
Column
, Page 48
How to tune out, tune in, and stay secure.

Charge Ahead

By Mark Riggleman
February
2020
Column
, Page 49
Create templates to improve your efficiency. Better yet, check out IllinoisBarDocs.
1 comment (Most recent February 27, 2020)

Better Drafting Through Templates and Automation

By Jeffrey R. Schoenberger
January
2020
Column
, Page 48
Create templates to improve your efficiency. Better yet, check out IllinoisBarDocs.

How Safe Is Your PII?

By Erica Fujimoto
October
2019
Column
, Page 51
It’s time to assess the strength of your passwords. Now.

Communicating With Clients

September
2019
Article
, Page 13
Communicating with clients through Facebook and texting: pros and cons. 

SMS SOS

By Cyara Hotopp
September
2019
Column
, Page 44
The do’s and don’ts of texting your clients.

Not Just a Requirement

By Cyara Hotopp
August
2019
Column
, Page 46
Moving beyond tech competency and into tech enthusiasm.

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