"Shares and promotes ideas, insights and actionable advice on law firm marketing in the Social Media Age."
A blog by and for the legal research and IT community in Canada. The name "Slaw" was chosen in deference to Salon and Slate and because "there's the notion that a cooperative weblog with many contributors is bound to consist of a great many (nutritious) small pieces in rather a jumble."
"Advice you can use—short and to the point—every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday." This group blog's short posts offer law practice management anecdotes and tips that are often technology-related.
Blogger-columnists share advice and anecdotes with solo and small-firm lawyers about running a law practice, networking and marketing a law practice by both "old school" means and social media platforms. November's theme was "working on the go."
"What law firms need to know about social media. Resources. Strategy. Discussion."
"Newly minted or well-seasoned, teaching you how to create and grow your legal practice." Business planning from the ground up: marketing, getting clients, keeping clients.
The blog offers advice to trial attorneys about the various aspects of the courtroom, including how to write opening statements and how to best influence a jury.
"Thoughts on juries, trials, and the modern age of data-driven jury consulting."
A fresh look at the ever-growing field of special education law.
Posts focus on intellectual property law and related innovation developments in India.
"Because it’s far harder, far lonelier and far more tedious than the prevailing mythology around the startup scene might suggest, we’ve undertaken this blog to create more dialogue and community around the hard work, mistakes and grit that bridge the gap between idea and success. Where the glamour and social life fall away, that’s where this blog picks up."
Blog discusses firm news and intellectual property issues and cases. Recent entries include "Feature Comment: An Overview of the Patent Reform Act of 2011," "Federal Circuit considers boundaries of spoilation" and "9th Circuit Finds Failure to Report Subject Inventions Not a False Claim under False Claims Act."
Posts center on the futures of law firms and legal education with a focus on the United Kingdom.
Tips, advice and cautionary tales for lawyers in the midst of high-stakes, high-profile litigation.
"Regular updates about interesting developments and themes in the application of technology to law practice and law business." For law firms and law departments on a quest for efficiency through technology and staffing. Posts cover knowledge management, outsourcing and alternate fee arrangements.
Information, news and commentary about structured settlements and settlement planning.
Focusing on life after college, including going to grad school and law school, posts aim to help recent graduates make smart choices.
"Trial technology, litigation support and cognitive perspective. Not necessarily in that order."
"In 1709 the Statute of Anne created the first purpose-built copyright law. This blog, founded just 300 short and unextended years later, is dedicated to all things copyright, warts and all."
Posts offer advice on how lawyers can use social media to help them find jobs.
"The Ad Blog covers the latest in pay-per-click advertising and Adwords developments, as well as tutorials for online advertising and marketing tactics for lawyers."
"Addresses common problems lawyers face as they speak in public, whether in the courtroom or a board room. By understanding how bodies, brains, and voices work in those settings, readers can hone their technical speaking skills for a specific task."
"Marketing tips, ideas and strategies that help increase a law firm's revenue for both online and offline efforts."
"The Attorney Marketing Center helps lawyers earn more, work less and create a life of balance. We provide training and resources in the areas of marketing, productivity, personal development and wealth creation."
"Witty and incisive comment on the law today, including crime and punishment, love and marriage, prison reform, personal injury, police and the courts."