Publications

Section Newsletter Articles From Don Mateer

Security checkup By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2018 Suggestions for safeguarding your online accounts, browsing more securely, and securing your internet connection.
What happened to the senior lawyer listserve? By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2018 Welcome to the new world of communicating with your fellow lawyers.
View your mail before it is delivered By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2017 The U.S. Post Office offers an app called 'Informed Mail' that allows you to see what will be delivered each day.
Bothered by unsolicited calls on your mobile phone? By Don Mateer Employee Benefits, September 2017 Download Hiya and identify whether an incoming call is legitimate or spam!
Bothered by unsolicited calls on your mobile phone? By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2017 Download Hiya and identify whether an incoming call is legitimate or spam!
Crash plan By Don Mateer Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2016 A user's review of this computer backup software.
Tech tips By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2016 Author Don Mateer provides four suggestions to make your phone, computer, and e-mails a little more user-friendly.
Crash plan By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2016 A user's review of this computer backup software.
What in the world is Echo? By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, November 2015 Echo is voice-activated access to music information, provided you're an Amazon Prime member.
How and why you should join the Senior Lawyers Discussion Group By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2015 A step-by-step guide to signing up for the Senior Lawyers Discussion Group, where you can chat with and ask questions of more than 300 fellow senior lawyers.
Travel tips 101 By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2015 The author shares some pointers for those who may be traveling abroad for the first time.
Interview with a happily “transitioning” senior lawyer By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, November 2014 An interview with Rich Gaines of Rockford, Illinois.
Interview with a happily practicing senior lawyer By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2014 Read about Loren S. Golden and the reasons he continues to practice law.
Technology for seniors By Hon. Edward J. Schoenbaum, Jr., Loren S. Golden, Gary T. Rafool, Don Mateer, and Frank V. Ariano Senior Lawyers, June 2014 This is the latest of what has become a regular column in the ISBA Senior Lawyer Section Council newsletter. Hopefully you will take a turn in contributing a section on your own “Best Practices” or problems you have in using technology. Please let us know what you need. Applications (“Apps”)
How and why you should join the Senior Lawyers Discussion Group By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2014 A step-by-step guide to signing up for the ISBA's Senior Lawyers Discussion Group.
Interview with a happily retired lawyer By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2013 An interview with retired attorney Frank Ariano.
Technology for seniors By Hon. Edward J. Schoenbaum, Loren S. Golden, Gary T. Rafool, Don Mateer, and Frank V. Ariano Senior Lawyers, October 2013 The latest installment of this regular column, and the registration form for our October 18th program, "Computer Basics for Senior Lawyers."
Useful tech gadget By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2013 A recommendation from author Don Mateer.
Computer basics for seniors By Don Mateer Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, September 2013 Know a senior lawyer who would like to know more about using a computer? Tell them about this special workshop, to take place on October 18, 2013!
From the Chair By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, June 2013 A message from Section Chair Don Mateer.
View from the Chair By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2013 A review of the book, The Joy of Not Working, A book for the retired, unemployed and overworked, by Ernie J. Zelinski
View from the Chair By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2012 A message from Senior Law Section Chair Don Mateer.
Using technology to avoid malpractice By Don Mateer Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, February 2012 A list of the major functions of practice management software.
Have you destroyed your memory? By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, October 2011 Some models of copy machines have hard drives and may contain copies of every document that was scanned, copied or emailed. So how do you get rid of your old machine while still keeping your confidential information safe?

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