173 ABA Journal Asked and Answered articles.
Yesterday’s service partners can be today’s niche lawyers. So says a panel of business development experts, who discussed a variety of tools for the transition.
Jul 6, 2010 2:00 PM CDT
Jun 24, 2010 8:43 PM CDT
More and more, critics of ever-increasing law school tuition say enrolling only makes economic sense if students don’t have to pay tuition, or graduate from a top-tier school.
Jun 7, 2010 8:00 PM CDT
After weeks of speculation, it was leaked yesterday that Elena Kagan would be President Obama’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee. It’s doubtful many were surprised by the news,…
May 10, 2010 3:48 PM CDT
Using social media is as easy as sending an e-mail and is quickly becoming the preferred way for many to communicate.
But is it the right platform for managers looking for ways to keep their employees informed and engaged? Or are they risking too much by exposing themselves and their companies to unnecessary liabilities?
Apr 30, 2010 9:45 PM CDT
Long before Justice John Paul Stevens made it official, U.S. Supreme Court watchers were speculating about who would be named to fill his shoes.
Apr 9, 2010 6:52 PM CDT
The topic of alternative billing keeps coming up as the antidote to the oft-vilified billable hour. But when we’ve tried to pin down law firm leaders and chief legal officers to ask them if they’re using alternative billing and how, we get silence or lots of excuses and finger pointing to explain why they aren’t opting for billable hour alternatives.
This made us wonder who is actually using alternative billing. For those who are using it, how’s it working out? For those who aren’t, why not?
Apr 5, 2010 8:09 PM CDT