Entries by Jaliz Maldonado

What is an SSL Certificate and Why Do Law Firm Websites Need Them?

Law firms are implicitly trusted by their clients through many established systems. From the diplomas on the wall to state boards of examiners, lawyers and clients alike expect trust through protocols. But many firms have not put the same amount of effort into building trust and reputation online as they have in their communities. Here, […]

8 African American Attorneys Who Shaped Our Nation

Since the founding of our nation more than 240 years ago, African Americans have experienced, bore witness to, suffered, and ultimately confronted the systemic racial discrimination present in virtually all aspects of everyday life. Although one would hope the legal profession, based on fundamental ideas of equality and due process, would be mostly immune from such […]

6 Ways Lawyers Can Avoid Violating The CAN-SPAM Act

Should attorneys be concerned about the CAN-SPAM act? It depends. Are you sending out commercial electronic mail messages that disguise the commercial intent of the messages or your identity? If that’s the case, then the answer is yes, as you are in all likelihood violating the CAN-SPAM act, also known as the Controlling the Assault […]

Cybersecurity Is More Important Than Ever for Law Firms

Cybersecurity is one of the biggest issues of our time. With more data being stored online, and law firms managing increasing quantities of sensitive client data, the threat of hackers has never been greater. Without appropriate cybersecurity tools, even data you think is safe can be accessed by unauthorized users. For this reason, cybersecurity advancements […]