Innovation


Innovation and Strategy

Blockchain 101: What Attorneys Need to Know Now

By | May.21.18 | No Comments

Blockchain is one of the hottest business buzzwords of the past year. Many associate it with cryptocurrencies, thanks to the explosion of bitcoin and its counterparts. However, blockchain has far broader implications that affect businesses …Continue reading »


Legal Innovation

Will AI Change the Way We Work for Better or for Worse?

By | May.15.18 | No Comments

Concern about artificial intelligence taking over jobs isn’t new — and it certainly isn’t unique to the legal industry. Fear and skepticism usually creep in when an innovative technology promises to change the way an …Continue reading »


NEW TECH TOOLS

Notes from the ABA TECHSHOW 2018 Startup Alley

By | Mar.16.18 | No Comments

Year after year, I refer to ABA TECHSHOW as the “relationship” conference. It’s where you spend time with old friends, make new ones, provide and receive mentorship, and come away energized with lots of new …Continue reading »


Trend-Spotting: Mobile Use

Does Your Law Practice Need an App?

By | Jan.03.18 | No Comments

At least 77% of Americans own a smartphone. They spend, on average, two hours and 51 minutes per day on these smartphones. That’s a lot of people and a lot of time. The data also show …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Ways to Prioritize Your Legal Tech Investments (and Get the Most Bang for Your Buck)

By | Nov.17.17 | No Comments

Law firms are under constant pressure to adopt new, improved technology so they can increase productivity and provide better client service. Yet budgets rarely increase with the speed of technology changes. With so many technology …Continue reading »


Spotlight on the Future

Running With the Experts: Takeaways From the 2017 Futures Conference

By | Nov.03.17 | No Comments

Last week in Atlanta, the College of Law Practice Management’s (COLPM) 2017 Futures Conference, “Running With the Machines,” explored the current state of artificial intelligence in law practice — and provided a glimpse into the future. We asked College …Continue reading »


INSPIRATION

Blasting Barriers at Clio Cloud Conference 2017

By | Oct.06.17 | No Comments

Last week in New Orleans, I had the privilege of attending my first Clio Cloud Conference. Though I could talk about the presenters and programs all day, the overall theme that stuck was far more …Continue reading »


Virtual Law

Representing Rural Clients from a Big-City Office: Think Beyond Technology

By | Sep.26.17 | No Comments

In rural areas across the U.S., people are experiencing a unique legal problem: Lawyers are hard to find. Aging rural lawyers are retiring, and no one is around to replace them. This means criminal defendants are …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Domo Arigato: How to Prepare for the Coming Robot Apocalypse

By | Sep.08.17 | No Comments

You’ll have heard by now that the robots are coming for you. First, they’ll take your job. Then, your home and family. Next, your car. And, just when you think it’s over, that’s when they …Continue reading »


InnovAction Award Winners

Novus Law, Vorys Named COLPM 2017 InnovAction Award Winners

By | Sep.03.17 | No Comments

This year has seen an explosion of articles about artificial intelligence, technology and innovation, often in the context of transforming the legal profession. The writings have been accompanied by a number of conferences scheduled to …Continue reading »