Security


On Balance

VPN: A Simple Step Toward Cybersecurity

By | Apr.12.18 | No Comments

Many lawyers are intimidated by technology issues, including how to keep their data safe. Yet in a world where large cities can be held up by ransomware attacks and hackers can shut down multinational law …Continue reading »


Abacus Next Product Spotlight

Your Favorite Law Apps in the Cloud

By | Nov.29.17 | No Comments

Cybercrime is quickly chipping away at our clients’ trust in how law firms manage and secure sensitive financial data. Some have even launched class action lawsuits in protest. As state bar associations are beginning to …Continue reading »


Nothing But the Ruth!

Attorney Safety: Interview with Stephen Kelson

By | Aug.17.17 | No Comments

Earlier this year, I shared statistics about threats of violence made against attorneys. Stephen Kelson, a shareholder at Christensen & Jensen PC in Salt Lake City, focuses on commercial litigation, personal injury and mediation, but …Continue reading »


Email, Text, Voice and Video

Using Encryption for Secure Client Communication

By | Jul.27.17 | No Comments

Secure client communication is a major concern for lawyers. Encryption is your best option for protecting confidential and sensitive information you exchange by email, text, voice and video calls with your clients. Email Encryption ABA Formal Opinion …Continue reading »


Zola Suite Product Spotlight

Zola and RPost Empower Lawyers with Certified E-Delivery Proof and Encryption

By | Apr.13.17 | No Comments

Zola Suite Launches RPost’s Services in its Law Practice Management Platform Zola Suite has announced that email open tracking, certified e-delivery proof, email encryption, and e-signatures are now built into its law practice management email, matter, and time …Continue reading »


Friday Tech Tips

Smart Law Offices and Connected Devices

By | Mar.03.17 | No Comments

It starts with a simple request to your iPhone (“Siri, add an appointment to my calendar”) or a command to your new Amazon Echo (“Alexa, add toner to my shopping cart”). Before you know it, the …Continue reading »


Futures Week

Will Law Firm Data Be Any Safer in 2026?

By | Sep.29.16 | No Comments

As always, the College of Law Practice Management’s 2016 Futures Conference featured wonderful speakers — and the theme this year, “What will Law Look Like in 2026?”, brought out some provocative ideas. Today, Sharon Nelson …Continue reading »


The Future of Law

What Will Law Look Like in 2026?

By | Sep.25.16 | No Comments

The 2016 Futures Conference featured a crowd of wonderful speakers with provocative ideas. The theme, “What Will Law Look Like in 2026?” brought out some deeply interesting ideas. We asked four conference speakers to summarize their presentations: The …Continue reading »


Get It Done!

Your Note-Taking and To-Do Apps: Are They Secure?

By | Aug.15.16 | No Comments

As a result of the flood of innovation in note-taking and task-centric apps since Evernote’s inception, there’s a large concern for lawyers in storing attorney-client and privileged information. While I know a lot of lawyers …Continue reading »


Security

How Law Firms Can Recognize and Avoid Social Engineering Scams

By | Aug.03.16 | No Comments

When we think of information security breaches, we often blame weaknesses in technology. But in many of the most damaging security breaches, trusted law firm employees and partners are the weakest link. An old email trick has …Continue reading »