Cloud Computing


Cybersecurity on the Road

Beware the Dangers of WiFi

By | Feb.09.16 | No Comments

Many of us have to travel for our work, and that often means connecting to wireless networks. If you use unsecured public WiFi networks when working on client matters, that could mean trouble. Most hotels, airports, …Continue reading »


Product Spotlight

Abacus Data Systems Announces Strategic Investment to Fuel Growth and Innovation

By | Dec.18.15 | No Comments

Abacus Data Systems to Expand Infrastructure to Deliver Clients Compliance Ready, Private Cloud Technologies  Abacus Data Systems, Inc., leading provider of Single Source Fully Managed Technology Solutions (est. 1983), today announced a strategic majority investment by Providence …Continue reading »


Ethics in Practice

The Lesson of the Ashley Madison Hack: Should You Care?

By | Sep.10.15 | No Comments

I am going to assume that you, dear reader, had no personal information leaked as a result of the Ashley Madison hack. You may have been curious — after all, who didn’t wonder whether they …Continue reading »


Easy As 1-2-3

6 Ways a Smartphone Makes You More Efficient

By | Jul.22.15 | No Comments

The proliferation of smartphones and tablets in the workplace has dramatically changed how business is conducted, and the legal profession is no exception. Nearly everyone has a mobile device, but how many of us use these …Continue reading »


CLIENT DATA SECURITY

Think Your Firm Is HIPAA-Compliant? Steps to Make Sure

By | Jul.06.15 | No Comments

If any of your clients are involved with health care, you know how highly regulated the field is. You may think you are complying with all the regulations and have lock-tight security measures in place …Continue reading »


Product Beat Friday

Spring 2015 Legal Technology Scouting Report

By | Apr.10.15 | No Comments

With ABA TECHSHOW 2015 taking place April 16-18 in Chicago, we’re scoping out some of the most intriguing product updates and launches so far this year — including highlights from the announcements crossing our screens as the legal technology companies …Continue reading »


Technology In Practice

Five Tips for Running a Lean Law Practice

By | Mar.24.15 | No Comments

We’ve all seen how technology can help level the playing field, allowing smaller firms and solos to compete with larger rivals and scale quickly to meet clients’ needs. That’s good news for small firms and clients …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Things Lawyers Say They Love About the Cloud

By | Jan.23.15 | 1 Comment

In nearly seven years of building and leading a company that provides practice management solutions for the legal profession, you hear a lot about the pains and joys of being a lawyer. I’ve engaged with hundreds …Continue reading »


The New LexisNexis Firm Manager Emerges 

By | Dec.04.14 | 7 Comments

In February 2014, LexisNexis relaunched the original 2011 Firm Manager, its online law practice management program for solo and small firm lawyers. Why the original product didn’t gain much traction isn’t relevant, because the new Firm Manager shines. Still, its development history provides some …Continue reading »


Web-Based Client Portals: Benefits to Clients

By | Nov.20.14 | No Comments

In the first post in this series, attorney and MyCase Director Nicole Black introduced the concept of law practice management software platforms with built-in client portals. In part two, she outlined the benefits that web-based client portals offer …Continue reading »