Corcoran’s Business of Law Blog
Blog discusses law practice management, business development and marketing.
Cordell Parvin Blog
Cordell Parvin's posts discuss strategies lawyers can use for time management and client development. His clients also regularly contribute reflective posts.
Corporate Compliance Insights
Provides a forum for knowledge exchange between compliance experts on important and timely topics in the areas of ethics, compliance, risk, and governance. Content falls into three specific categories:
• Regular featured authors from compliance experts on "big idea" topics, posted weekly.
• Daily news updates from the world of compliance and governance.
• "People on the move" updates concerning the movement of compliance and governance executives.
Cotterman on Compensation
This blawg discusses all levels of law firm lawyer compensation, from associates to service partners, to rainmakers, to lawyer-managers, and senior lawyers who are phasing down in preparation for retirement. It comments on external market forces as well as the complex internal issues of system design, productivity, and motivation. It draws on Altman Weil’s extensive survey databases as a source of compensation trends and benchmarks.
Court Technology and Trial Presentation
“Posts cover legal technology trends, iPad apps for lawyers, legal software and product reviews, high-profile trials, trial presentation and demonstrative graphics.”
"Posts explore the many factors involved in juror decision-making and how personal experiences, attitudes and values affect the choices jurors make. Posts also address anything and everything related to persuasion, storytelling, strategy and advocacy in the courtroom."
Creating and Building Your Social Media Presence
"Aimed at helping attorneys develop their brand and online presence via social media platforms."
"A forum for ideas, opinions, and strategies on justice policy and practice."
"In this blog I share recommendations and best practices for improving the structure and management of relationships between and among law firms, their clients, and new third-party providers. As more law departments and law firms consider unbundling matters and services and outsourcing some parts thereof, they will need new capabilities, new pricing models, and new ways of collaborating."
Dear Rich: Nolo’s Intellectual Property Blog
Nolo's intellectual property editor and author Rich Stim uses a question-and-answer format to address issues involving copyright, trademark and patent law.
"Covers juries, litigation consulting and deep thoughts about quirky legal trivia."
The blawg is a collection of articles and provides links to other Internet and technology resources.
"Posts contain timely articles on improving law practice websites, utilizing social media, and improving Internet marketing strategy. The blog shares tips that are equally beneficial for start-up law firms and established practices of all sizes."
"Insights—with an emphasis on facilitating the relationship between legal and technology professionals." Posts cover Internet law cases of interest and discuss e-discovery and the author's general thoughts about the use of social media.
E-Discovery Search Blog
Posts cover case law, sanctions and ethical issues related to e-discovery as well news about Catalyst and its staffers.
e-Discovery Team ®
Posts address the author's solution to the problems of e-discovery: "a team approach combining the talents of law, information technology and science." Some posts are actually e-discovery science fiction.
Posts cover law firm management strategies as they apply to law firm mergers, dealing with difficult or underperforming lawyers, and pricing.
EDD Blog Online
"An insider's look into the ever-evolving landscape of legal discovery to include but not limited to computer forensics, electronic discovery, e-mail archiving, online review and proactive management."
Posts offer tips on conducting electronic discovery, including data searches, management techniques and new technologies.
"Candid analysis of the issues, process and technology involved in electronic discovery."