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Section Newsletter Articles on Legal Technology

Crash plan By Don Mateer Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2016 A user's review of this computer backup software.
E-mail service: Ready or not, it has arrived By Mark C. Palmer Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2016 In accordance with Supreme Court Rule 131(d)(1), attorneys filing or serving documents in any cause must include an email address on the document.
Legal issues with technology By Edward Wasilewski Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2016 A look at how the courts and legal community attempt to adapt to technological developments.
Legal issues with technology By Edward Wasilewski Young Lawyers Division, October 2016 Find Out More: Fascinated by the intersection of law and technology? The ISBA's Standing Committee on Legal Technology may be just the ticket. Go to https://www.isba.org/sections/legaltechnology to learn more about the Committee and their work.
How legal tech exemplifies Chicago’s digital economy readiness By Scott Y. Stuart and Drew Stern Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, August 2016 Legal tech has the potential to be a distinguishing cornerstone of Chicago’s emerging digital economy.
Review of Surface Pro: It is a great multi-tasker By Carl R. Draper Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, August 2016 A review of the advantages of a multi-purpose tablet/laptop like the Surface Pro.
Crash plan By Don Mateer Senior Lawyers, February 2016 A user's review of this computer backup software.
Enjoying a Big Mac (iMac, that is)! By Frank V. Ariano Senior Lawyers, February 2016 Author Frank Ariano explains how you can benefit from a new iMac computer.
Apps for lawyers Government Lawyers, January 2016 A look at some apps for your device that may help in your practice.
Healthcare privacy criss-crossing with cognitive computing By Alex Tarnow Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, September 2015 While the progress in health IT is fantastic, there are a plethora of privacy concerns.
The unsettled law of the skies (This is not your father’s model airplane) By Steven T. Mann Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, September 2015 Attorneys representing municipalities should have some knowledge of drone law and its evolution.
Exploring personal cloud storage for attorneys By Michael Brennan Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, May 2015 While cloud-based applications, and specifically cloud storage services, have provided realistic options for storing large amounts of data, the security risks involved in using such services can be substantial.
The history of your private identity By David Chapin and Adam Nelson Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, May 2015 What is our identity? What exactly are we trying to protect?
In the cloud and encrypted: Simple solutions for small firms By Todd H. Flaming Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, May 2015 Storing your confidential files with confidence using the cloud.
Survey Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, May 2015 This survey, which will take only a few minutes to complete, will help us explore useful topics for CLE programs or newsletter articles.
Observations of an old country lawyer: The subject line (or, way too much e-mail…) By Edward T. Graham Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, April 2015 Some thoughts on staying organized in our techno-centric world.
Implementing document assembly software in your practice By Trent L. Bush Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, March 2015 To be an efficient and profitable attorney, sometimes you have to leave the old way of doing things behind and learn how to use a new tool.
ScanSnapSV600…A touch of the button…But a contactless scanner? By Alan Pearlman Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, March 2015 The author reviews this latest hardware—what he believes to be one of the best new scanner products on the market today.
Case summaries By Ethel Spyratos Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, December 2014 Recent cases that have involved technology.
Highlight on Clio: Review of affordable cloud-based practice management software By Jessica C. Marshall Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, December 2014 The author shares her experience with using Clio in her firm.
The power of Google By Nicole Sartori Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, December 2014 To increase your chances of being found when a client is looking for your firm, and without costing you any money, the firm should have a Google+ page.
Highlight on Clio: Review of affordable cloud-based practice management software By Jessica C. Marshall Women and the Law, October 2014 The author shares her experience with using Clio in her firm.
Hey, you—Stay out of the cloud By Charles Hutchinson Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, September 2014 Are an attorney's files ever really secure in a cloud-based account?
The power of Google By Nicole Sartori Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, September 2014 To increase your chances of being found when a client is looking for your firm, and without costing you any money, the firm should have a Google+ page.
ScanSnapSV600…A touch of the button…But a contactless scanner? By Alan Pearlman Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, September 2014 The author reviews this latest hardware—what he believes to be one of the best new scanner products on the market today.
Conference room tech upgrades on a budget By Trent L. Bush Legal Technology, Standing Committee on, November 2013 For an investment of under $2,000, you too can have a conference room that is functional, neat, and looks professional.
Using avvo By Nicole Sartori Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, November 2013 Avvo.com is a Web site for the general public to search for lawyers in their respective fields and physical locations or to post questions regarding a particular legal topic.
Editor’s column: Smart phones, electronic tablets, and new computer operating systems and software—Once again changing how we practice By John T. Phipps General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, April 2013 Editor John Phipps discusses the advantages of upgrading your computer's hardware.
Not so back to basics—The sky’s the limit! By Alan Pearlman Law Office Management and Economics, Standing Committee on, April 2013 A review of the Sky Smartpen.
Did you get a new iPhone or iPad for Christmas? By Hon. Steven L. Nordquist Government Lawyers, March 2013 A look at some free apps that can simplify your legal—and non-legal—life.